Mr Justice Brian McGovern agreed to transfer the proceedings to the Commercial Court. File photograph: Collins Courts

A bank is seeking €1.51 million summary judgment orders against the former chief executive of a healthcare company, representing the maximum sum alleg(...)

Billionaire Denis O’Brien

You could be forgiven for thinking that private medical care is not in the best of health these days. Yesterday, Beacon Medical Group took oper(...)

Bank of Ireland yesterday appointed Kieran Wallace of KPMG as receiver to VFM Healthcare Ireland, which trades as St Francis Private Hospital in Mullingar, Co Westmeath. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Bank of Ireland has taken control of a private hospital that owed the lender a property-related debt of more than €3 million. (...)