Goodbody’s managing director Roy Barrett and the firm’s other senior managers will remain with the business under the terms of the deal.

Chinese player Zhongze is buying Goodbody Stockbrokers in a deal widely reported to be worth €150 million. Goodbody’s majority owner, financial servi(...)

Bernard Doherty of Grant Thornton said the new CGT provisions are in keeping with previous Finance Bills produced by the Government that aim to counter tax avoidance and anything that is considered aggressive tax planning.  File photograph: Joe St Leger/The Irish Times

The Government is clamping down on a number of capital gains tax (CGT) loopholes in this year’s Finance Bill. Along with giving effect to the measures(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny said last week of the forthcoming budget: “This is the last of the really tough ones.”

Taoiseach Enda Kenny said last week of the forthcoming budget: “This is the last of the really tough ones.” Many will hope he can be taken at his word(...)

The institute’s policy director Cora O’Brien said uncertainty over the changing capital tax regime was making the people who were in a position to support private equity investment nervous

Tax changes in the budget are more likely to come from broadening the tax base rather than raising tax rates or introducing new measures, as the Gover(...)