AA Ireland’s  operating profit increased by 15 per cent to €15.1 million at the end of 2017.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Strong growth in the sale of insurance policies helped the AA accelerate its revenues and profits last year. Latest accounts for AA Ireland Ltd show (...)

Alongside what was happening globally, Ireland wasn’t short of its own significant deals during the year. Illustration: iStock

Possibly the most important merger of 2016 from the perspective of market impact was the one that didn’t happen. The proposed $160 billion (€150 bill(...)

AA Ireland generated a pretax profit of €12 million and had gross assets of 163 million as of January 31st

Motoring group AA has confirmed plans to sell its Irish business to a Carlyle Group fund and financial services buyout team for €156.6 million. AA, w(...)