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(...)

Stephen Hester, the new chief executive officer of RSA, will earn an annual salary of £950,000

RSA Insurance has hired former Royal Bank of Scotland chief executive Stephen Hester to lead the UK insurer, as it seeks to put a scandal at its Irish(...)

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(...)

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(...)

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The agony and the ecstasy of 2013

The financial crisis has certainly taken its toll on Irish business. Businesses have been lost. People have gone bust. Reputations have been damaged. (...)

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 (...)

Simon Lee, chief executive officer of RSA Insurance Group, resigned from his position this morning, following the discovery of financial irregularities in the Irish operation. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Simon Lee, the chief executive officer of RSA Insurance Group, announced his resignation this morning as the UK insurer pledged to inject £135 mill(...)

The Central Bank pointed out that PwC has been “on site” within RSA’s Irish operation since the week beginning October 28th and had not been brought in over the weekend, as may have been the impression given by RSA. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

RSA seems to have a been somewhat economical with the the truth when it comes to the Central Bank’s role in uncovering problems at its Irish subsidiar(...)