Sean Quinn’s children (from left) Sean Jnr, Aoife and Brenda at the Four Courts for the hearing of their long-running High Court action. File photograph: Collins Courts

A conditional judgment for €440 million is part of the settlement of the long and bitter litigation between the Quinn family and State-owned Irish Ban(...)

Seán Quinn’s children, Aoife, Brenda, Ciara, Colette and Seán Jr, at the Four Courts on Tuesday. Photograph: Collins Courts

Seán Quinn’s five adult children unknowingly “put their heads in the noose” for a liability of more than €415 million – €83 million each – as a result(...)

“We believe there is a high risk that firms across the [contracts for difference] sector are not meeting our rules and expectations when providing and distributing CFDs,” the FCA said in a report critical of the industry. Photograph: Simon Dawson / Reuters

Britain’s financial watchdog says there are “areas of serious concern” in Britain’s contracts for differences (CFDs) market. Shares in spread-betting(...)

Bankrupt businessman Sean Quinn, his wife Patricia and daughter Aiofe during a rally in support of Quinn and his family in Ballyconnell, Co Cavan. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

The family of businessman Sean Quinn have lost their appeal over being refused permission to make certain amendments to their action denying any liab(...)