Former non-executive director of Anglo Irish Bank Gary McGann has claimed the Financial Regulator was fully briefed on Sean Quinn’s Contracts for Difference

The banking inquiry has heard a meeting took place in the home of a former non-executive director at Anglo Irish Bank before an infamous golf outing. (...)

The bonds, which were issued in connection with the Irish Bank Resolution Corporation Act 2013, were purchased on Tuesday from the Central Bank.

The first clear sign has emerged that the Central Bank is to sell down the bonds issued as part of the IBRC liquidation at a pace faster than the mini(...)

Mortgage-switching is in the news again, thanks to research from the Central Bank showing that as many as 21 per cent of all mortgage holders could sa(...)

Alan Dukes, former chairman of the IBRC. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

The board and management of Irish Bank Resolution Corporation (IBRC) might have achieved a “better return” for the State had the institution been a(...)

Savers increasingly turned to the prize bond draw to boost their returns amid plummeting deposit rates. However, a low interest environment means the available prize fund has also diminished. Photograph: Julien Behal/PA Wire

Some € 130 million flowed into prize bonds in the six months to June 30th 2015. This pushed the value of the state-run fund up to a new high of €2.3 b(...)

Dublin’s skyline in 2007. A new €500m fund hopes to bring the cranes back by lending to residential property developers.(Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times)

The State’s new sovereign investment fund is to join forces with a US private equity player to provide funding of up to €500 million to residential p(...)

Fine Gael’s Eoghan Murphy. Photograph: Conor McCabe/Jason Clarke Photography

David Drumm has led the Irish authorities a merry dance since moving to the United States in mid 2009, avoiding their attempts to question him in conn(...)

The State’s new sovereign investment fund is set to enter the private residential property market in a €500 million plan. File photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

The State’s new sovereign investment fund is set to enter the private residential property market in a €500 million plan to provide large loans to hou(...)

 Former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm. File photograph: The Irish Times

Former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm is expected to contradict evidence given to the banking inquiry by Brian Cowen about what was disc(...)

Fergus Murphy, former chief executive of Irish building society EBS

The former head of EBS building society Fergus Murphy has told the Oireachtas Banking Inquiry there was a “very reasonable chance” the institution cou(...)