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Glenda Powell of Blackwater Lodge Fishery releasing a salmon from the River Blackwater.

Glenda Powell of Blackwater Salmon Fishery in Ballyduff Upper, Co Waterford is regarded as one of the world’s leading fly casting instructors. Having (...)

Photograph: Alan Betson / THE IRISH TIMES

A former garda appeared before Strokestown District Court on Wednesday, charged with assault at the scene of an eviction near the Co Roscommon town la(...)

Former AIB chief executive David Duffy, at the London HQ of CYBG.

Shares in UK lender CYBG, led by former AIB chief executive David Duffy, plunged as much as 23 per cent to a record low on Thursday after the group wa(...)

A more radical overhaul, which was only possible in the past few years,  has involved pulling out of 25 markets globally to focus primarily on the UK and Ireland

The former head of Royal Bank of Scotland said in 2009 it could take up to five years to recover from the biggest bank bailout in British history. At(...)

George Osborne: accused by the opposition of a “cavalier” attitude towards taxpayers’ money. Photograph: Luke MacGregor/Reuters

Why now? That’s the question they were asking in the City and at Westminster as the UK government booked a £1 billion loss on the sale of the first tr(...)

RBS shares fell 1.1 per cent to 354p in early trade, underperforming the European banking index. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

The biggest US bank listing since the financial crisis got a lukewarm reception from investors, forcing Royal Bank of Scotland to cut the price of sha(...)

Lloyds Bank has boosted its capital by £685 million  via the sale of its remaining stake in wealth manager St James’s Place. Photo: Bloomberg

Lloyds Bank boosted its capital by £685 million (€819 million) via the sale of its remaining stake in wealth manager St James’s Place, raising hopes (...)

RBS is preparing to sweep away a litany of past problems with a plan to clear out bad loans, overhaul business lending and refocus on its UK retail and commercial business. Photograph: Johnny Green/PA Wire

The Irish banking sector faces further turmoil as it emerged last night that Royal Bank of Scotland, owner of Ulster Bank, is planning to put much of (...)

The UK government has sold a 6 per cent stake in Lloyds Banking Group. Photo: Bloomberg

The UK government sold a £3.2 billion (€3.81 billion) stake in Lloyds Banking Group, a first step toward full private ownership of Britain’s largest m(...)