Minister for Finance Michael Noonan would get a budget boost from the programme. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/ Collins

A massive programme of government bond purchases by euro zone central banks will get under way next month, with the Central Bank of Ireland set to b(...)

Judge Raymond Groarke said Brendan Dunne was perfectly entitled to believe that nobody could touch the funds as long as he held the certificates

A Dublin businessman who put away two €6,350 bonds was told when he went to cash them that the accounts had been closed years ago, the Circuit Civil C(...)

Simon Coveney: suggested Ireland should get similar treatment to Greece in terms of debt concessions. Photograph: The Irish Times

Calls by members of the Government for further debt concessions for Ireland in the event of a renegotiation of the Greek bailout have been dismissed b(...)

The National Treasury Management Agency  is to auction €500 million of fifteen-year bonds on Thursday. Photo: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

The National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) is to auction €500 million of fifteen-year bonds on Thursday.The auction will be conducted between 8am (...)

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan and IMF managing director Christine Lagarde in Dublin earlier this year.The Government has paid off a further €3.5 billion of its IMF debt as part of an early repayment plan. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

The Government paid off a further €3.5 billion of its International Monetary Fund (IMF) debt today, bringing total repayments to €12.5 billion. A furt(...)

Officials stressed that today’s meetings are an opportunity for Enda Kenny  to set out Ireland’s priorities to the figures who will lead the EU until 2019

Taoiseach Enda Kenny arrives in Brussels today for talks with the head of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, and his counterpart at the Eur(...)

A market source told Reuters on Monday that a benchmark 30-year bond issue would typically be in the range of €1.5 billion to €2 billion

Ireland raised €4 billion at its first 30-year bond sale on Tuesday, drawing bumper demand even at record low interest rates and moving more than hal(...)

The auction was confined to recogised primary dealers

The National Treasury Management Agency has successfully auctioned €500 million of treasury bills with a six-month maturity.The agency said all bids w(...)

Heathrow is likely to loom large in any talks between IAG and Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe and his cabinet colleagues, who will decide the fate of the Government’s 25.1 per cent stake. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

The Aer Lingus board reportedly spent six hours considering the latest offer from International Consolidated Airlines Group (IAG), which is said to(...)

Traders work on the floor of the New York stock exchange. Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Reuters

Irish bond prices have stormed ahead with ten-year bond yields falling as low as 1.065 per cent this morning, an all-time low. The move follows yester(...)