Ciaran Lynch, Chairman of the Oireachtas Committee of Inquiry into the Banking Crisis

The architecture of Irish governance compares favourably with other jurisdictions. Successive Irish governments have introduced far-reaching reforms o(...)

US company Cerberus bought the £300 million-plus owed by Paddy Kearney’s Kilmona Holdings from Nama as part of last year’s controversial Project Eagle deal. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Developer Paddy Kearney’s property business had the interest payments on its loans slashed during the time that State agency Nama held the debt, its a(...)

Some 2,000 Vodafone customers are “open to fraud” after hackers accessed their personal details, the company has revealed. The mobile phone giant said 1,827 accounts had been breached, potentially providing criminals with customers’ names, mobile numbers, bank sort codes and the last four digits of their bank accounts. (Photograph:  Chris Radburn/PA Wire)

Vodafone said criminals accessed customer account details, including phone numbers and some bank details, in the second hacking attack in just o(...)

A statement issued by the Met on behalf of TalkTalk acknowledged it was a “worrying time” for customers following the data breach in which customer names, addresses and partial bank account details were allegedly stolen. Photograph: Stefan Wermuth/Reuters

A 15-year-old boy is being questioned by police in the North in connection with the TalkTalk data theft cyberattack. The Metropolitan Police in London(...)

Mick Wallace: “I don’t know how I’m going to deal with it yet, but I’ll need legal advice first before I decide what to do”

Independent TD Mick Wallace has said he is taking legal advice after receiving a loan repayment demand for up to €2 million from Cerberus, the Unit(...)

Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams: called for the sale to be suspended. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Nama’s decision to name Cerberus as the preferred bidder for the Project Arrow portfolio was already drawing political flak by the close of business y(...)

Nama’s Project Arrow includes loans secured against 1,906 properties hotograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

US fund Cerberus is poised to buy Nama’s €6.25 billion Project Arrow loans for a reported €800 million after the agency named it as the preferred bid(...)

The Treasury Building, home to Nama, in Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

The key architects of the deal that ultimately became Nama’s sale of its Project Eagle loans to US investor Cerberus last year were accountant David W(...)

Frank Cushnahan: Nama said he  never disclosed any interest to it relating to Pimco or its attempts to buy the loan portfolio. Photograph: Press Eye

Belfast businessman Frank Cushnahan was directly engaged in a plan to sell Nama’s Northern Ireland loans, that would involve a £15 million (€20.4 m(...)

Northern Ireland’s former first minister Peter Robinson  is seen on screen testifying before the Nama inquiry at Stormont. Photograph: Pacemaker

DUP leader Peter Robinson believes there was “no conflict of interest” in ex-Nama Northern Ireland adviser Frank Cushnahan being involved in a meet(...)