A total of 39 deals were announced during the period July to September, the lowest quarterly volume since early 2010

The number of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) recorded in Ireland during the third quarter was down almost a half, new figures show. A total of 39(...)

The former Burlington Hotel, which has been acquired by Dalata. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The State’s mergers watchdog will investigate transactions involving two leading hotel groups after both sought its approval for takeovers. The Compe(...)

The Beacon Hotel in Sandyford, Dublin, which has been sold along with the Morgan and the Spencer hotels. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Liberty Global’s John Malone and two other businessmen have bought Fitzpatrick Lifestyle Hotels for more than €150 million. Mr Malone, property devel(...)

DoubleTree By Hilton: Blackstone is selling the hotel for €180 million and US groups Hyatt Hotels and Host Hotels & Resorts, and the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority are speculated to be in the mix. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

Three Dublin hotels have attracted indicative bids of up to €150 million from a number of overseas bidders, signalling that investors are looking beyo(...)

The Clarion Hotel at the IFSC in Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Investment firm Patron Capital has bought the Clarion Hotel in Dublin’s IFSC area for €33 million. The four-star property, which was sold by re(...)