Marco Hickey

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Almost two years after Commission officials raided Insurance Ireland’s office in Dublin, the outgoing EU competition commissioner, Margrethe Vestager, announced on Tuesday that she has initiated a formal investigation into whether the organisation is operating a cartel by restricting access to a claims data base it manages. Photograph: Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images

Motorists, households and businesses that have endured large increases in insurance costs in recent years may be forgiven for cheering the fact that E(...)

The initial challenge is likely to be to General Court which could in turn be appealed to the European Court of Justice in Luxembourg. Photograph: Cédric Puisney/Wikimedia Commons

As Taoiseach Enda Kenny struggles to win Cabinet approval to appeal against the European Commission’s order that Ireland recoup €13 billion of unpaid (...)