The new  programme is designed to support more Irish companies to become IPO ready

The Irish Stock Exchange has announced a new programme for companies planning to go public over the new few years.The #IPOready initiative, which is s(...)

 Larry Murrin: gave talk about diversity in Dublin Castle.  Photograph: Alan Betson

Ibec co-hosted a conference this week with the Department of Justice promoting gender equality in business. So far, so progressive.How unfortunate, th(...)

Earlier this year Irish Residential Properties REIT plc acquired a block of 84 luxury apartment suites adjacent to the five-star Marker Hotel in the Grand Canal Dock area of Dublin for € 50.1 million. (Photograph: Aidan Crawley/The Irish Times)

Irish Residential Properties Reit (Ires Reit) an Irish multi-unit residential property investment company, which floated on the Irish Stock Exchange i(...)

 Colm Barrington, non-executive director, Hibernia Reir, Daniel Kitchen, chairman, and Terence O’Rourke,  non-executive director

The value of Hibernia Reit’s property portfolio, which comprises mainly central Dublin office space, has jumped 10 per cent in four months, the compan(...)

 Michael O’Leary: is committed to remaining at the airline until 2019. Photograph: Inpho

Ryanair has granted chief executive Michael O’Leary options for five million shares over five years subject to him reaching “exceptional performance t(...)

Smurfit Kappa chief executive Gary McGann: “I think we would have to consider it if we could get into the FTSE 100. There is no particular merit to us moving right now.”

The chief executive of Smurfit Kappa, Europe’s largest paper and packaging maker, has said the company would consider moving from Ireland to the UK i(...)

Davy is set to appoint a senior Central Bank executive as its new chief risk officer

Ireland’s biggest stockbroker Davy is set to appoint a senior Central Bank executive as its new chief risk officer. Grellan O’Kelly, deputy head of (...)

Deirdre Somers: in the news this week.  Photograph: Alan Betson

Deirdre Somers, chief executive of the Irish Stock Exchange, was in the news this week after the exchange held a press conference extolling its contr(...)

Deutsche Bank has engaged with potential investors in Permanent TSB with the goal of trying to return the maximum capital possible to the taxpayer while ensuring stability for its borrowers

Permanent TSB, the State-owned lender which has received a €2.7 billion bailout from the taxpayer, has asked Deutsche Bank to test the capital markets(...)

Mike Soden: reappointed by Minister for Finance Michael Noonan to the Central Bank Commission. Photograph: Alan Betson

Taoiseach Enda Kenny might stand charged of gender bias in the selection of John McNulty for a Seanad byelection but his colleague Michael Noonan can’(...)