Matt Cullen, the former director of treasury at Anglo, agreed with counsel that everybody was involved to try to achieve the same aim, to protect the Irish banking system.

A former Anglo Irish Bank director has told the trial of four senior bankers accused of conspiring to mislead investors that there was a “green jersey(...)

A former Anglo director has told the trial of four senior bankers accused of conspiring to mislead investors that he didn’t think there was anything improper about Anglo placing the money with ILP or with them taking the deposits.

A former Anglo director has told the trial of four senior bankers accused of conspiring to mislead investors that he was acting under the direction of(...)

Witness Matt Cullen, a senior manager of Anglo Irish Bank’s treasury department in 2008, arrives at the Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to continue giving evidence in the trial of four former bankers - John Bowe and William McAteer from Anglo, and Denis Casey and Peter Fitzpatrick from Irish Life & Permanent who are accused of conspiring to mislead investors by using interbank loans to make Anglo appear €7.2 billion more valuable. Photograph: Collins Courts.

Anglo Irish Bank management discussed disguising short-term loans of €750 million from Irish Life & Permanent and keeping them “tight as a duck’s (...)

Oireachtas banking inquiry chairman Ciarán Lynch (centre) with committee members on the publication of the final report at Leinster House yesterday. Photograph: Eric Luke

It started with a minority report, featuring Socialist TD Joe Higgins rather than Hollywood heart-throb Tom Cruise. And it concluded in the audio-vi(...)

The trial of former Anglo Irish Bank and Irish Life and Permanent executivescontinued on Thursday. (From left) Willie McAteer, Denis Casey, Peter Fitzpatrick and John Bowe are accused of conspiring to mislead investors. Photographs: Collins.

Anglo Irish Bank went to the Central Bank seeking €1 billion in emergency funding at the same time staff members were allegedly processing €7.2 billio(...)

The trial of former Anglo Irish Bank and Irish Life and Permanent executives began on Wednesday.   (From left) Willie McAteer, Denis Casey,  Peter Fitzpatrick and John Bowe are accused of conspiring to mislead investors. Photographs: Collins

The trial of four senior bankers accused of conspiring to mislead investors has heard that former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm authori(...)

Willie McAteer, former director of finance at Anglo Irish Bank. Photograph: Eric Luke

The trial of two Anglo Irish Bank and two Irish Life & Permanent (ILP) executives has been delayed until next Wednesday. The executives, includin(...)

Former Anglo Irish Bank director of finance William McAteer. File Photograph:  Dara Mac Dónail/The Irish Times

A date has been set for the empanelling of a jury in the case of four former bankers on charges of conspiring to mislead Anglo Irish Bank’s investors (...)

Peter  Fitzpatrick, who is 61 and lives in Malahide, Co Dublin, was finance director of IL&P at the time of the financial crash in 2008. Photograph: Collins

The Oireachtas Banking Inquiry has withdrawn its direction to former Irish Life & Permanent executive Peter Fitzpatrick to provide a written state(...)

 Bertie Ahern: he wasn’t the only one giving colourful evidence this week. Photograph: RollingNews.ie

It was an eventful week at the Oireachtas banking inquiry and it didn’t all revolve around Bertie Ahern’s colourful evidence. Anglo Irish Bank’s ex-f(...)