Ulster Bank headquarters in Dublin: its lending plans bode well for retailers. Photograph: Frank Miller

The news yesterday from Ulster Bank chief executive Jim Brown that the bank plans to do more consumer lending bodes well for retailers in the run-up t(...)

A file image of property developer Sean Dunne. Mr Dunne has lost  his High Court bid to overturn his Irish bankruptcy.

Developer Sean Dunne has lost his High Court bid to overturn his Irish bankruptcy but will separately apply next week to challenge the seizure by the (...)

Media group INM is looking to restructure debts of some ¤400 million

Media group Independent News & Media (INM) confirmed this morning that it is in "constructive discussions" with its syndicate of banks in r(...)