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The inquiry also heard Melody van der Berg, personal assistant to INBS’s then managing director, Michael Fingleton (above), had been unsuccessful in her efforts in December 2005 to secure minutes from credit committee member Tom McMenamin proving that the credit reviews were discussed. Photograph: Alan Betson

An inquiry into Irish Nationwide Building Society (INBS) has heard that executives circulated conflicting accounts internally in 2005 about its key cr(...)

Michael Fingleton, who is representing himself at the inquiry, began a cross-examination of Melody van der Berg and this will continue at a second day of evidence by the former personal assistant on Wednesday.

An inquiry into the actions of four former Irish Nationwide Building Society (INBS) senior managers in the lead-up to the financial crisis will keep t(...)

The inquiry resumes next week with former INBS chief executive Michael Fingleton’s former secretary  appearing.

The failure to put some problem loans before a committee set up to deal with the issue was a failing of Irish Nationwide Building Society (INBS), its (...)

Michael  Fingleton:  led Irish Nationwide from 1971 until its demise in 2009. He maintains the financial crash caused the bank’s failure, not the way it was run. Photograph: Alan Betson

A former Irish Nationwide Building Society (INBS) manager believed there was “no point” in seeking extra staff to review its credit risk because the b(...)

The Central Bank inquiry is seeking to establish if former INBS chief executive Michael Fingleton and three other former managers were involved in seven alleged contraventions at INBS between August 2004 and September 2008.  Photograph: Bloomberg

Staff levels in Irish Nationwide Building Society’s credit risk function were inadequate, an inquiry into alleged regulatory breaches at the building (...)