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Avantcard was acquired by Bankinter last year.

Spanish-owned consumer finance business Avantcard said it will create 40 new jobs in Leitrim to support growth in the business. The Leitrim-based le(...)

The markets hit session lows  after US treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin (above)  pulled out of a major investment conference in Saudi Arabia. Photograph: Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty

European shares swung back into the red yesterday as fears of rising rates and disappointing earnings from US industrials dragged Wall Street down, wh(...)

A home of your own: AIB has a 33 per cent share of the residential mortgage market, while Bank of Ireland has 28 per cent. Photograph: iStock

When you’re in the market for a new mortgage, it makes sense to widen your net as far as possible and make yourself aware of all available deals. Incr(...)

Spanish bank says no to Irish mortgage market - for now.

Spanish lender Bankinter has ruled out moving into the Irish mortgage market, at least in the short term. The news will dampen expectations that it w(...)

Spanish lender Bankinter said this week it was acquiring Irish consumer finance lender Avantcard through its purchase of certain assets of Madrid-based EVO Banco from private equity firm Apollo.

Twenty-four hours before then taoiseach Brian Cowen gathered with officials in Government Buildings on September 29th, 2008, to hammer out the fateful(...)

Bankinter is looking to expand its international consumer finance business.

Bankinter is set to become the first foreign-owned bank to enter the Irish market since the financial crash through its purchase of AvantCard, a consu(...)

European Central Bank (ECB) president Mario Draghi at  a news conference following the governing council’s interest rate decision at the ECB headquarters in Frankfurt. Photograph: Kai Pfaffenbach/Reuters

News in foreign exchange markets far outweighed that in equities on Thursday as the euro surged to a three-year high after European Central Bank presi(...)

 Royal Bank of Scotland and Barclays declined at least 1.5 per cent each. Photograph: PA Wire

Stock markets paused for breath yesterday, with stocks led down by weakness in the banking sector as detail emerged of stress tests to be led by the E(...)