Fire.com founder and chief executive Colm Lyon: ‘Today it’s all about the integrated experience’

Fire. com, the fintech founded by Irish entrepreneur Colm Lyon after the sale of his previous company Realex Payments, has been authorised as an emone(...)

Fire founder and chief executive Colm Lyon said while Brexit-proofing the business has been a costly exercise, he also sees opportunities arising down the line.

Irish entrepreneur Colm Lyon has invested a further €3 million in Fire, the financial technology start-up he has led since the sale of his previous co(...)

Jamie Woodhouse, Accenture: “One of the things we are seeing is that a lot of problems and opportunities in the market come back to data.”
Partners in innovation

Ireland is one of the best countries in the world to set up and scale a business in the exciting new area of fintech, the application of the latest co(...)

‘Bidding to host the ICIS conference is very competitive and Dublin won out against Munich, Vienna and Istanbul,’ said Prof Brian Fitzgerald of Lero, the Irish Software Research Centre. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh / The IrisH Times

Dublin is to host an international tech conference after its bid was chosen ahead of a number of European cities. Up to 1,500 delegates will attend t(...)

IAG’s takeover of Aer Lingus was one of the biggest M&A deals recorded in the first six months of 2015

M&A activity in Ireland fell in the first half of 2015, according to a new review. A total of 45 mergers and acquisitions worth €35.1 billion took(...)

In one of the most significant high-quality investment sales this year, three office bloc(...)

I wonder what the folks over at Ulster Bank think of their former employee Colm Lyon’s attempt to eat their lunch?The Realex Payments founder, who wor(...)