Taxpayers ultimately committed €29.3 billion to Anglo Irish Bank by the end of 2010. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

The Government is seeking to hire a firm to assess whether Anglo Irish Bank had any equity value at the time of its nationalisation almost a decade ag(...)

The former Anglo Irish Bank on St Stephen’s Green, Dublin: The Quinn family  claims Anglo Irish lent it billions of euro illegally in 2008 to shore up its investment in the bank. Photograph: Frank Miller

A firm holding the riskiest debt in Anglo Irish Bank has given up a long-fought battle to recover some of the £300 million (€337 million) owed by the (...)

 Matheson headquarters  at 70 Sir John Rogerson’s Quay, Dublin  2.    File photograph: Alan Betson

The Charities Regulator rejected some of the main arguments made to it by the charitable foundation of the corporate law firm, Matheson, over the past(...)