Jeremy Browne

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London’s Canary Wharf financial district. Photograph: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

Two of the US’s biggest banks are preparing to signal plans to expand in Dublin as they prepare for Brexit, in what is likely to result in the additio(...)

Aerial view: Westport House and the Italian Gardens in 1912. Photograph: Westport House/Phocus

On the last day of January, at the historic Westport House, in Co Mayo, there was a press conference to announce the surprise news that, almost a year(...)

Jeremy Browne: said that   although US investment banks who operate across Europe are considering relocating staff in the euro zone, some will prefer a location on the continent.

Dublin’s attractions for banks seeking to relocate staff from London after Brexit are partly offset by Ireland’s location and the small size of the do(...)

 Karen Browne, Biddy Hughes (marketing director) and Sheelyn Browne. Photograph: Michael McLaughlin

Sheelyn Browne’s ancestors, including the legendary Grace O’Malley, survived famines and rebellions at the family estate in Westport, which was once d(...)

Boulonnaise allaitant: a “supremely rare” masterpiece

A “masterpiece” sculpture from Westport House – of a French woman breastfeeding her child – is to be sold at auction in London to raise funds for the (...)

Westport House, Westport, Co. Mayo. Photograph : Keith Heneghan/Phocus

Sheelyn Browne can’t remember a time when keeping Westport House in the family wasn’t a financial struggle. The house is regarded as a national tre(...)