RSA’s Irish division sufferd “significant” losses in the year’s first half, but the chief executive said the unit will remain part of the group. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

RSA Insurance Group’s Irish unit is likely to be fined following its accounting scandal last year. Group chief executive Stephen Hester said: “There w(...)

The letter, dated April 10th 1922, to Kitty Kiernan, Granard, Co Longford

(Click image to read letter in full) Michael Collins was concerned about growing mayhem in the early months of 1922. As British forces withdrew(...)

RSA Insurance has fired two Irish executives after a PwC probe showed inaccurate financial reporting. Photo: Bloomberg

RSA Insurance has fired two Irish executives after a PricewaterhouseCoopers probe confirmed financial irregularities and “inappropriate collaboration”(...)

One analyst asked why Simon Lee’s resignation as group chief executive had been accepted, but the scandal created such difficulties for RSA, his position was probably untenable

Blame it on the Paddies, seemed to be the message yesterday from UK-based insurer RSA about the mess at its Irish subsidiary that has put a £200 milli(...)

Passenger numbers on Dublin’s Luas jumped to a record 30.5 million last year, according to the Rail Procurement Agency (RPA),The city’s light rail sys(...)

RSA’s Irish subsidiary in  Dundrum, south Dublin, has been the focus of an investigation by PwC following the discovery of financial irregularities in November last year.

Shares in RSA Insurance rose by 2.5 per cent this morning, up to their highest level since December 11th, ahead of the delivery of a report into the (...)

RSA, Dundrum: A report says that the insurer’s Irish unit may require no further capital injections.

RSA Insurance rose by its highest rate in almost five years in London trading after a report that the insurer’s Irish unit may require no further capi(...)

 A Luas train / tram on Benburb Street in North inner city Dublin. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien / The Irish Times.

Luas operator Transdev celebrated the 30millionth Luas passenger this morning, with the award of an annual pass to a 19-year-old Co Tipperary woman, a(...)

The RSA Challenge ODI, Malahide Cricket Ground, Malahide, Co. Dublin 3/9/2013Ireland vs England.

Howzat for a fall from grace for Irish cricket sponsor RSA?In the space of six weeks, the FTSE 100 insurer has issued three profit warnings and pumped(...)

RSA’s woes in Ireland emerged on November 8th when it announced the suspension of chief executive Philip Smith, chief financial officer Rory O’Connor and claims director Peter Burke pending the outcome of an investigation into issues involving “claims and finance functions which were identified during a routine internal audit”.

Shares in British insurer RSA fell by 7.2 per cent in London yesterday after the company said it had provided another £135 million (€160 million) in (...)