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Fr O’Reilly said he sat and listened to Seán Quinn for 10 or 12 minutes and said ‘nothing’ during their tense meeting.

The Co Cavan priest who blamed “a Mafia-style group with its own godfather” for the attack on local businessman Kevin Lunney said he named nobody when(...)

Financial regulators in countries like Germany, Italy and the Netherlands may move to temporarily ban a practice where investors can bet on shares falling in value – known as short selling – in the event of any market panic about a disorderly Brexit.

As UK members of parliament gather at Westminster this weekend for the first Saturday sitting of the House of Commons since Argentina invaded the Falk(...)

Connaught House on Burlington Road, which housed the offices of the Irish Bank Resolution Corporation. Photograph: Alan Betson

The liquidators of Irish Bank Resolution Corporation (IBRC) have lost an appeal against a 2017 London court ruling that stopped them clawing back taxe(...)

Minister for Finance Paschal O’Donohue at Government Buildings on budget day last year. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Our nearest neighbours are not the only ones who have held daft referendums. Apart from the one on abortion in 1983, the daftest one we’ve done was in(...)

Mr Varadkar was responding to Labour leader Brendan Howlin who said the €64bn cost of the bank bailout was almost equivalent to the €66bn spent by all government departments in a year. Photograph: PA Wire

The €500,000 cap on bankers’ pay should remain in place, according to Taoiseach Leo Varadkar. Answering questions in the Dáil about the bank bailout(...)

Dave Lewis: departure is a surprise. Photograph: Reuters

Low-profile Cork accountant, Ken Murphy, has been thrust into the spotlight after he was named as next-in-line for one of the biggest jobs in European(...)

Extending the State banking guarantee to Anglo and Irish Nationwide in September 2008 was folly.  Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Lest we forget, the Comptroller and Auditor General this week reminded us that the bill for bailing out our domestic banks continues to rise. To the t(...)

The new figures take account of the State’s initial investment, the sale of shares, the dividends and interest from the banks and the complex cost of bailing out Anglo Irish Bank and Irish Nationwide. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien

The bail-out of Ireland’s banks during the financial crisis is now estimated to have cost the State €41.7 billion, according to the latest estimate fr(...)

Fr Oliver O’Reilly condemned the ‘paymaster or paymasters’ behind the attack on 50-year-old father of six Kevin Lunney (above) during his homily to parishioners at Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Ballyconnell. File photograph: Lorraine Teevan

A Co Cavan priest who has blamed a “Mafia-style group with its own ‘Godfather’” for the assault on local businessman Kevin Lunney was warned to “watch(...)

Kevin Lunney was kidnapped, beaten and brutalised, his leg broken,  and his neck and chest slashed with a Stanley knife in a frenzied attack. Photograph: Lorraine Teevan

The empire built up by Seán Quinn over decades from humble beginnings sprawls across the landscape of south Fermanagh and Co Cavan, deeply entwined in(...)

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