Trade between China and Ireland is currently at record levels. Photograph: Aly Song/Reuters

In Dublin’s gossipy stockbroking community, it was a wonder that the talks were kept under wraps for so long. It emerged in early February that Goodb(...)

Technology is playing an ever increasing role in asset management. Photograph: Getty Images
Funding the future

Ireland is home to 5 per cent of worldwide investment funds assets, making it the third largest global centre and the second largest in Europe, after (...)

Dylan McCormac  with former Ireland rugby player Paul O’Connell. O’Connell has launched a new funding programme for the youth-education charity initiative basis.point. Photograph: Sean Curtin/True Media

A youth-education charity initiative of the Irish Funds Industry Association (Irish Funds) is heading for the €1 million funding mark after launching (...)

The Government  plans to introduce a new strict liability criminal offence so that serious cases of offshore tax evasion can be prosecuted. Photograph: PA

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan is poised to introduce a 20 per cent levy on money overseas investors receive from Irish property held in funds, (...)

Opposition politicians have called on the Government to do more to ensure so-called vulture funds cannot continue to take advantage of legislation to avoid paying tax on profits made buying and selling Irish property assets.

Opposition politicians have called on the Government to do more to ensure so-called vulture funds cannot continue to take advantage of legislation to (...)

The umbrella group for the Irish funds industry has signed a pact with its Chinese counterpart to forge closer ties between the sectors in both count(...)

Simon Harris: “It would be foolhardy to put together a strategy that didn’t seek to build on the knowledge of the industry.”  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Simon Harris is a minister in a hurry. With about 76 weeks in office before the next general election, the recently-appointed Minister of State at the(...)

The Central Bank’s new regulatory regime – the first to be developed in the EU – allows for specialist loan funds to be created provided they operate under a strict code

The Central Bank has established a new regulatory framework to allow for the establishment of specialist loan funds.Up until now, the legislation has (...)

The widely anticipated internationalisation of the Chinese currency the renminbi, which is denominated in yuan, presents significant opportunit(...)

The London-listed CSOP Source FTSE China A50 UCITS ETF will track the top 50 companies in mainland China. Photograph:  Reuters

A new Irish-domiciled exchange-traded fund (ETF) is to offer European investors direct access to China’s blue-chip stocks for the first time.ETFs ar(...)

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