Patrick Neary: the then financial regulator accepted the bank guarantee was a ‘throw of the dice’. Photograph: David Sleator

Anglo Irish Bank executives still believed after the 2008 bank guarantee that it would be Ireland’s most profitable bank – just two months before it w(...)

Mick Wallace is facing an application in the Commercial Court for a €2 million summary judgment from the Promontoria (Aran) Ltd fund. Photograph: Eric Luke

A former government minister and an entire Dáil committee are among the names featuring in the Four Courts lists in the opening law term of 2016. W(...)

 Ajai Chopra: “We didn’t win that battle, but let me put it this way: the ECB wanted something that was much, much more harsh than what was finally agreed.” Photograph by Matt Kavanagh   15/04/2011                -  News  -At the European Commission (EU), European Central Bank (ECB), and International Monetary Fund (IMF) presentation of the first quarterly review of the government's economic programme in Dublin. -  Ajai Chopra Deputy Director at the European Department of the International Monetary Fund.    Photograph by Matt Kavanagh FILE IMAGES...

Five years after the Irish bailout negotiations, Ajai Chopra, the man who became the public face of the financial fix-it team sent to Dublin, sits in (...)

Michael Fingleton, along with several other former officers of INBS, is the subject of a Central Bank inquiry due to begin hearings next year. Photograph:  Eric Luke / The Irish Times

An application by former Irish Nationwide Building Society chief executive Michael Fingleton for a stay on a Central Bank inquiry from proceeding has (...)

Central Bank building in Dublin. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

The Central Bank was aware of a property bubble from early 2004, a former employee has claimed. In a written statement to the Oireachtas banking inqui(...)

The Central Bank  says there is a strong public interest that it inquires into allegations that certain prescribed contraventions were committed by INBS.

The inquiry into alleged regulatory breaches at Irish Nationwide Building Society by the Central Bank not only enjoys the “presumption of constitution(...)

Michael Fingleton  arriving at the Oireachtas banking inquiry. Photograph: Eric Luke

In almost four hours of evidence yesterday, Fingers revealed that he examined his pension scheme around 1992 and discovered that he would get a better(...)

The Central Bank imposed a €5m fine it will not collect

Irish Nationwide Building Society has admitted to multiple breaches following a Central Bank investigation. INBS admitted to breaching financial serv(...)

Former taoiseach and minister for finance Brian Cowen returned to the Oireachtas banking inquiry at Leinster House yesterday to defend his role in gov(...)

 Patrick Honohan, governor of the Central Bank of Ireland, arriving at the Banking Inquiry at Leinster House, Dublin, June 25th, 2015. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

A senior European official warned that Ireland could be a Lehman Brothers moment for Europe, the banking inquiry was told on Thursday. It was a refere(...)