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Since the beginning of 2016, 1,644 English and Welsh solicitors have joined the Irish Roll of Solicitors. Photograph: iStock

More than 9 per cent of all solicitors listed in the Republic are now lawyers from England and Wales, many of whom rushed to register after the UK vot(...)

The Four Courts. Four-fifths of law firms who responded to a BDO international survey said they expected technology to have the greatest impact on their firms over the next five years. Photograph: Chris Maddaloni/Collins

If ever there was an industry ripe for disruption it is surely the legal profession. Unlike many other sectors, however, it has tended to be a little (...)

The Italian government’s proposal for an €8.8bn recapitalisation of MPS has been in limbo since December. Photograph: Getty Images

The European Commission and the European Central Bank are at odds over the capital plans of Monte dei Paschi di Siena, throwing doubt on details of th(...)

The IFSC in Dublin: When asked about possible alternatives to the UK, insurers more frequently mention Dublin. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien / The Irish Times

Frankfurt and Germany’s other financial hubs are better placed than EU rivals to capture any post-Brexit migration of business and jobs from the City (...)

Some of the UK’s biggest law firms, including Freshfields, Hogan Lovells, Slaughter and May and Allen & Overy, have all reportedly registered solicitors locally in the Republic

International law firm Kennedys is to more than double its office space in Dublin following an expected rise in business following the decision by Bri(...)

Some of the UK’s biggest law firms, including Freshfields, Hogan Lovells, Slaughter and May and Allen & Overy have reportedly registered solicitors in Ireland

International law firm Pinsent Masons has instructed a Dublin commercial property agent to find a 10,000sq ft office space for it in the wake of Brexi(...)

At least four senior executives were suspended and Tesco shares fell 12 per cent to 203p, their lowest level for 11 years, after its third profit warning in three months in September.

Tesco reported a bigger than expected hole in its finances today after finding accounting mistakes had gone back further than initially thought, forci(...)

Tesco said its profit overstatement related to a trading update at the end of last month, when it unveiled its biggest profit alert
 and cut its dividend and slashed planned investment
. Photograph: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images

Tesco, Britain’s biggest retailer and one of its great corporate success stories of the past decade, has been thrown into turmoil after disclosing (...)