Iliad chairman Maxime Lombardini: he had previously said the regulator’s grievances were “unfounded”

The chairman of French telecoms company Iliad has been fined €600,000 for insider dealing over his sale of shares in the telecoms company weeks before(...)

French telecoms magnate Xavier Niel appeared to offer Eir a safe and secure home. Photograph: Lionel Bonaventure/AFP/Getty Images

French telecoms magnate Xavier Niel was seen as something of a white knight when he arrived in Ireland in 2017 with a pitch to take control of Eir. A(...)

Employees exiting from the Eir Group headquarters at Heuston South Quarter on Thursday after news of 750 redundancies was announced. Photograph: Alan Betson

Richard Moat, who stepped down this week as chief executive of Eir, said five years’ ago (then as chief financial officer) that he hoped a programme t(...)