William McAteer in 2014. He and his co-accused pleaded not guilty to conspiring to mislead investors through financial transactions to make Anglo Irish Bank appear €7.2 billion more valuable that it was between March 1st and September 30th, 2008. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

Jury selection in the trial of former Anglo Irish Bank executive William McAteer and three co-accused has been adjourned until Monday after Dublin Cir(...)

Administrators expect ultimate cost of Quinn Insurance liquidation for Insurance Compensation Fund to be €1.1bn. Photograph: Julien Behal/PA Wire

A repayment of some €100 million to the State’s Insurance Compensation Fund by Quinn Insurance, which has so far cost the fund some €1.23 billion, has(...)

Michael McAteer: appointed with Paul McCann  as joint administrators of Quinn Insurance in 2010. Photograph: David Sleator

The administrators of Quinn Insurance paid out €175 million last year in claims against policies underwritten by the company formerly controlled by b(...)

Employees of Quinn Insurance were told by a joint administrator of the company in 2010 that the Quinn family “would never ever have any involvement in this insurance company ever, ever, ever again”, an Employment Appeals Tribunal heard today.

Employees of Quinn Insurance were told by a joint administrator of the company in 2010 that the Quinn family “would never ever have any involvement in(...)

William McAteer (left) and Pat Whelan, who were both in court today

Two former Anglo Irish Bank executives have been sent forward for trial in connection with an alleged fraudulent €8 million loan. Willie McAteer and P(...)

HIgh Court asked to approve transfer of health policies to Luxembourg based insurance entity ‘iptiQ’, which has a branch in Ireland. Photograph : Matt Kavanagh, Irish Times

The joint administrators of Quinn Insurance Limited want the High Court to approve the transfer of 5000 health policies to a subsidiary of one of the (...)

Court 19 at the at the Dublin Central Criminal Court, where the Anglo trial took place. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / THE IRISH TIMES
What the judge said

Good afternoon. Mr McAteer and Mr Whelan, after a long trial, have been found guilty by a jury of their peers of 10 counts of breaches of section 60.(...)

Two former directors of Anglo Irish Bank have been found guilty of providing unlawful financial assistance to 10 businessman to buy shares in t(...)

Pat Whelan (51) of Malahide, Dublin, William McAteer (63) of Rathgar, Dublin and Sean Fitzpatrick (65) of Greystones, Co Wicklow. Pat Whelan (51) of Malahide, Dublin, William McAteer (63) of Rathgar, Dublin and Sean Fitzpatrick (65) of Greystones, Co Wicklow.

The jury in the trial of three former directors of Anglo Irish Bank will resume deliberations on Monday. Judge Martin Nolan told them to(...)