The Beacon South Quarter in Dublin where some of the apartments bought by I-Res are located. Photograph: Cyril Byrne, Irish Times

NAMA’s first residential property portfolio to come to the market is to be bought by Irish Residential Properties REIT (I-Res) for just over €211 mill(...)

The 0.75 acre site, which fronts onto the river and adjoins Hibernia’s recently acquired Observatory Building, has existing planning permission for 102,000 sq. ft. net lettable of offices, c. 5,000 sq. ft. of retail space, three residential units and 34 parking spaces.

Property investment company Hibernia Reit has acquired a 0.75 acre freehold site at 1-6 Sir John Rogerson’s Quay, Dublin 2 for € 17.75 million in an o(...)

With an investment club you need to decide the rules before starting

A few members of my family and I would like to start a small investment club, as a project. There are five of us and initially we were thinking of inv(...)

In June 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

Property investment company Irish Residential Properties REIT plc (Ires Reit) has entered into a two year € 130 million credit facility arranged by B(...)

Must we pay a broker to have our paper share certificates converted to electronic records?

My brother and I have inherited some paper share certificates in Grafton and we wish to hold them in electronic form instead. So we thought that we wo(...)

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan with Stephen Vernon and Pat Gunn of Green REIT at the company’s listing  on the Irish Stock Exchange in July last year. FTI advised the company on its IPO. Photograph: Eric Luke

FTI Consulting’s capital markets team in Dublin, led by Mark Kenny and Jonathan Neilan, saw its revenue increase by 36 per cent to €1.79 million last (...)

Seán Quinn. Although his family able to build up a clandestine 28 per cent stake in Anglo Irish Bank using contracts for difference, Ireland has yet to introduce disclosure rules that would require investors to abide by stock exchange disclosure rules once they have accumulated a 3 per cent stake. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Ireland has yet to introduce rules requiring investors in contracts for difference (CFD) to disclose their positions, despite the role the derivatives(...)

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(...)

The bell on the decommissioned trading floor of the Irish Stock Exchange

The number of trades dealt on the Irish Stock Exchange rose by 32 per cent in the first six months of 2014.Some 2.2 million equity trades took place d(...)

Datalex chief executive Aidan Brogan: “Chinese airlines continue to lead by every industry growth metric.”

A key event during Richard Bruton’s visit was the opening of Datalex plc’s new Beijing office. In 2011, China’s flagship carrier Air China chose the D(...)