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The Oireachtas Banking Inquiry has withdrawn its direction to former Irish Life & Permanent executive Peter Fitzpatrick to provide a written state(...)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

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(...)

Former Anglo Irish Bank head of compliance Brian Gillespie. File Photograph: Collins Courts.

Former Anglo Irish Bank chairman Sean FitzPatrick told an employee not to submit accounts belonging to his brother-in-law to Revenue, which was then i(...)

It is understood  former taoiseach Brian  Cowen, who is to appear before the Banking Inquiry on Thursday, will say he held a private meeting with  then minister for finance Brian Lenihan on the night of September 29th, 2008. File photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Former taoiseach Brian Cowen is to confirm he overruled Brian Lenihan on the night of the bank guarantee in 2008. It is understood that Mr Cowen, who(...)

Patricia Quinn, wife of businessman Seán Quinn. Photograph: Collins.

The Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement is to release to Irish Bank Resolution Corporation witness statements provided by businessman Seá(...)

William McAteer (left) and Pat Whelan, who were both in court today

Two former Anglo Irish Bank executives have been sent forward for trial in connection with an alleged fraudulent €8 million loan. Willie McAteer and P(...)

Loans linked to the Racing Post were put up for sale again by the IBRC’s special liquidators after no bidder met the reserve price. Photograph: Chris Jackson/Getty Images

IBRC’s special liquidators are gearing up to sell off loans owed by past and current staff of Anglo Irish Bank and Irish Nationwide with a face value (...)

William McAteer (left) of Rathgar, Dublin, and Pat Whelan of Malahide, Dublin, who were in court today.

Two former Anglo Irish Bank executive directors have appeared in court on charges connected to the alleged fraudulent securing of a loan of €8.2 milli(...)

Deirdre Somers, chief executive of the Irish Stock Exchange, has called the lack of government action on CFDs “outrageous” as it is  incentivising the market to be “totally opaque and fundamentally, as proven before, destructive”. Photograph: Alan Betson / THE IRISH TIMES

The government still hasn’t implemented European rules that require more disclosure for contracts for difference (CFDs), almost a year after they were(...)