Nick Corcoran (left) and Nigel McDermott of Cardinal Capital in Residence on Stephen’s Green, Dublin 2. Photograph: Clodagh Kilcoyne

The spectacular Gherkin building is the perfect place to look out on London’s financial world, from the City’s investment banks directly below it to M(...)

Bank of Ireland chief executive Richie Boucher has been diagnosed with cancer. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Bank of Ireland chief executive Richie Boucher has been diagnosed with cancer. Staff at the bank were informed of his illness after stock markets had (...)

Is this latest share sale a call by Wilbur Ross on Bank of Ireland?

A couple of years back, billionaire US investor Wilbur Ross brought together a number of top executives from the various companies in which his group,(...)

US billionaire investor  Wilbur Ross has sold his 5.5 per cent stake in Bank of Ireland. Photo: David Sleator/The Irish Times

The sale by billionaire investor Wilbur Ross of his entire shareholding in Bank of Ireland was priced at 0.265 euros a share, Deutsche Bank, the placi(...)

US billionaire investor Wilbur Ross surprised the markets yesterday by announcing his intention to sell his remaining 5.5 per cent stake in Bank of Ireland. Photograph: Bloomberg

US billionaire investor Wilbur Ross surprised the markets yesterday by announcing his intention to sell his remaining 5.5 per cent stake in Bank of Ir(...)

US billionaire Wilbur Ross will sell his entire holding in Bank of Ireland three years after his pioneering investment kept the struggling bank out of state hands, but he said he remained confident about its prospects.

US billionaire Wilbur Ross will sell his entire holding in Bank of Ireland three years after his pioneering investment kept the struggling bank out o(...)

Wilbur Ross and his fellow investors have seen the value of their investment in Bank of Ireland triple in value since 2011.

The fact that Wilbur Ross and his fellow investors have seen the value of their investment in Bank of Ireland triple  since 2011 is both a cau(...)

AIB Headquarters in Ballsbridge Dublin. Photograph: Bryan O'Brien

It has been a tale of two banks and their chief executives this week, with AIB and Bank of Ireland both releasing their 2013 annual results. (...)

Wilbur Ross is a big fan of Richie Boucher and his management team. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Bank of Ireland’s share price has been under pressure this week. By close of business yesterday it had declined by about 16 per cent on its clo(...)

Richie Boucher: “Hopefully, we’re doing normalised lending now. . . It’s important that we learn the lessons of the past but that we don’t become gun shy.” Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Standing inside the window of the Bank of Ireland headquarters on Mespil Road in Dublin, chief executive Richie Boucher offers a warm handshake and so(...)