Bryan Scannell and Padraig Rushe of Initiative Ireland at NovaUCD. Photograph: Harrison Photography

Property financier Initiative Ireland is to significantly ramp up lending for social and affordable housing in Ireland this year, with up to €75 mill(...)

 Eoghan Murphy, Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government, and Padraig Rushe, chief executive of Initiative Ireland. Photograph: Maxwell

Peer-to-peer lender Initiative Ireland hopes to raise €60 million from members with the aim of financing construction loans. The fintech startup said(...)