John Mack

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Lot 1,107, a pair of Chinese export hall chairs €5,000-€8,000

Dublin firm Mack, Williams and Gibton, later Williams and Gibton after John Mack’s death in 1829, seemed to be the port of call for affluent Irish peo(...)

Dataminr’s software scours Twitter and other social media platforms to identify potentially significant or market-moving events – such as a coup or an explosion at a utility plant – and then flags them for investment bank and hedge funds in real time.  Photographer: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg

Dataminr, a US technology company backed by an array of leading Wall Street investors and Twitter, is opening a Dublin office next month as part of it(...)

 Renaud Laplanche, the former chief of Lending Club,   one of the largest online lending services. On Monday the company said that Mr Laplanche had resigned after an internal review showed a violation of the company’s business practices. (Photograph: Piotr Redlinski/The New York Times)

Renaud Laplanche wanted to reinvent banking as we know it -- and Wall Street loved him for it.Not any more. A decade after Laplanche helped create (...)