Shares in AIB have risen by a quarter in value since its IPO at €4.40 a share. Photograph: Alan Betson

Five companies have been shortlisted for Deal of the Year for The Irish Times’s inaugural business awards competition, which is being held in associat(...)

Circle claims that sending funds via its platform is as easy as sharing a photo, text message or email

Dublin-based Circle, a former Bitcoin start-up that has shifted its focus towards social payments, is to double its workforce in Ireland in an all-out(...)

Kabbage, headquartered in Atlanta, has pioneered a financial services data and technology platform to provide funding to small businesses in minutes

Ireland’s fintech community is set to expand as social payments firm Circle announced plans to double its Irish workforce, while US firm Kabbage said (...)

The Circle app allows users to send written messages, emojis and animated Gif videos to send along with money transfers

Dublin-based Circle, a former Bitcoin start-up that has shifted its focus towards social payments, is expecting to significantly increase staff number(...)