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Datalex acting chief executive Sean Corkery at the company’s agm on Tuesday, where shareholders agreed to adjourn discussion of Datalex’s 2018 financial statements to October 3rd. Photograph: Tom Honan

Former management at troubled travel software developer Datalex misled the board, according to the group’s acting chief executive, Sean Corkery. Res(...)

Troubled travel software firm Datalex is so short of cash it will need to tap its main shareholder Dermot Desmond for a credit line for the second time in recent months to tide it over ahead of a planned share sale. Photograph: iStock

Not since the then-failing Anglo Irish Bank published its 2008 accounts just over a decade ago has an Irish plc pushed out an annual report that conta(...)

Datalex first warned of suspected accounting irregularities in January, sending its shares tumbling by almost 60 per cent in one day

Two leading global investor advisory firms have urged Datalex shareholders to vote against the board re-election of shareholder Dermot Desmond’s nomin(...)

INM shareholders last month overwhelmingly backed the Mediahuis buyout

Belgian group Mediahuis has overhauled the management team and board of Independent News and Media (INM), after formally completing its €145.6 million(...)

The €145 million proposed takeover of Independent News and Media (INM) by Belgian group Mediahuis was a tale of two meetings. At 11am, existing INM s(...)

Bllionaire financier Dermot Desmond was the main beneficiary of Datalex’s surge as his IIU investment firm’s interest inched higher to 26.4 per cent.

Before its shock profit warning earlier this week, travel software group Datalex largely flew under the radar on the Irish stock market – even as its (...)

Seven members of the board of Independent News & Media (INM) have filed sworn statements in response to an application by the corporate watchdog to appoint inspectors to investigate the conduct of the media group’s affairs.

Seven members of the board of Independent News & Media (INM) have filed sworn statements in response to an application by the corporate watchdog t(...)

Independent News and Media offices on Talbot Street. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Advisory work carried out by a company linked with businessman Denis O’Brien for Independent News & Media (INM) in relation to its former sharehol(...)

Leslie Buckley who stood down as INM chairman during the group’s egm at the Alex Hotel, Dublin. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Leslie Buckley’s final outing as the chairman of Independent News & Media (INM) on Thursday was a strangely muted affair in the end. Buckley, the(...)

Leslie Buckley who stood down as INM chairman photographed during the INM egm. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

The board of Independent News & Media (INM) is expected to meet in coming weeks to select a new chairman, after the formal resignation on Thursday(...)

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