Wilbur Ross, US billionaire,  pauses during a Bloomberg Television interview in London. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

US billionaire Wilbur Ross, who made a €500 million profit buying shares in Bank of Ireland at the height of the financial crisis, ruled out investin(...)

David Duffy, chief executive of AIB: hopes that the State would have its money back in full within 10 years.

Buyer beware is always a good starting point for retail investors who are considering purchasing shares. Prices can go up as well as down, after all. (...)

Former Deutsche Bank  chief executive Josef Ackermann has been nominated as chairman of Bank of Cyprus.

Ackermann used his clout as head of Deutsche Bank to help save the euro by negotiating the biggest debt restructuring in history. Now, he’s been tappe(...)

The company, backed by billionaires Richard Branson and Wilbur Ross, said last month it was postponing its initial public offering (IPO) as market conditions soured

British lender Virgin Money said today it would go ahead with its postponed stock market listing and expected to be admitted to the London Stock Excha(...)

To the rescue? Non-bank finance is aimed at SMEs badly hit by the lack of credit, which is stifling the recovery

Eugene O’Callaghan was appointed director of the National Pensions Reserve Fund in April 2010, just six months before Ireland required a massive Europ(...)

 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 and chief financial officer Andrew Keating at the announcement of the bank’s  interim results. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Back to black was the theme to this week’s flow of interim results from AIB, Bank of Ireland and Ulster Bank. All are back in profit and eyeing better(...)

Former RBS investment banker John Hourican, now the chief executive of embattled Bank of Cyprus (BoC), wore a distinct air of satisfaction when I spok(...)

Wilbur Ross: reported to be leading a group that agreed to invest €400 million in Cyprus’s biggest bank via a private placement. Photograph: David Sleator

The archbishop of Cyprus has taken the unusual step of urging thousands of small investors in the island’s biggest bank to reject a €1 billion share s(...)

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 (...)