Cerberus has set up more than 50  companies in Dublin. Photograph: iStock

Cerberus Capital Management, a US buyer of distressed assets globally, uses a complicated network of Irish entities to hold loans secured on billions (...)

Avolon chief executive Dómhnal Slattery has seen an encouraging response to its plan to borrow $300m from global banks. Photograph: Bloomberg via Getty Images

A strong response to its plan to borrow $300 million (€264.5 million) from global banks prompted Irish aircraft lessor Avolon to increase the debt to (...)

Oaklee  has agreed a €50 debt-financing facility with  German lender Norddeutsche Landesbank (Nord/LB). Photograph: iStock

Social housing provider Oaklee Housing has agreed a €50 million debt-financing agreement with a German lender to advance plans to expand its ownership(...)

Volkswagen has named Herbert Diess as its new chief executive. Photograph: Fabian Bimmer/Reuters

Volkswagen has chosen Herbert Diess as its new chief executive in an overhaul that includes streamlining the company’s multiple car brands into just t(...)

SSE and Coilte estimate that in a typical year, the green energy produced at Galway Wind Park will offset over 220,000 tonnes of harmful CO2 emissions

The State’s largest wind farm, which is expected to generate enough renewable energy to power more than 140,000 homes, has entered commercial operatio(...)

 Deutsche Bank in Frankfurt, Germany: the broader market has been rattled by  speculation that the bank may need to raise capital as it faces a potential $14 billion (€12.5 billion) fine. Photograph: Kai Pfaffenbach/Reuters

Permanent TSB is understood to have sold about €500 million of bonds this week, shaking off nervousness in the European bond markets as investors fret(...)

Gaelectric chief operating officer Barry Gavin said the projects “represent a significant milestone towards our near-term goal of achieving circa 400MW of generating wind assets” in Ireland by 2017

Renewable energy and energy storage group Gaelectric has announced it has reached final agreement on a financing package for a portfolio of five wind (...)

Cloghboola Wind Farm commenced operations last year

Gaelectric has acquired the 46 MW Cloghboola Wind Farm in Co Kerry from Enercon for €60 million with funding for the deal coming through a hybrid proj(...)

Coillte owns the land on which the wind farm is being built, while SSE will construct and operate it

Airtricity owner SSE and State forestry company Coillte have raised €176 million from three banks to fund the second phase of what will be the State’s(...)

Gaelectric has operating windfarms in Skrine in Co Roscommon and Carn Hill in Co Antrim. Photograph: Reuters

Wind energy group Gaelectric has agreed €92 million in new funding from a range of sources, including the National Pensions Reserve Fund’s loan facili(...)