The Central Bank  has received 100 licence applications from firms in Britain wanting to set up management companies or Mancos in Dublin. Photograph: iStock

Hubs in Ireland set up by asset management firms in Britain wanting to avoid any business disruption from Brexit could become employment magnets due (...)

JP Morgan, Fidelity, Amundi and Schroders were among the companies selling funds with an active share of under 60 per cent and a tracking error of less than 4 per cent, said Better Finance. Photograph: Simon Newman/Reuters

Some of the biggest names in the European fund management industry may be selling closet trackers, according to campaign group Better Finance. Closet(...)

Cyril Roux, Central Bank regulator, is to join the board of the European Securities and Markets Authority. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

Cyril Roux, deputy governor of the Central Bank of Ireland, has been appointed to the management board of the European regulatory body, the European S(...)

EU internal markets commissioner Michel Barnier said the new rules will strengthen the independence of auditors. Photograph: Getty

The European Union has agreed wide-ranging new rules on the auditing profession, which will prohibit accountancy firms from providing certain categori(...)