Michael Mcgrath

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Some 1,576 claims are still outstanding more than three and a half years after Setanta Insurance collapsed. Photograph: iStock

More than 1,500 claims relating to the now defunct Setanta Insurance are still outstanding more than three years after it went out of business. Fia(...)

Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe: “As to whether I expect the numbers to grow, the answer is ‘Yes, I do’.” Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe has said he expected the number of victims of the banks’ tracker mortgage scandal to grow. He said he had been t(...)

Senator Paddy Burke, Pearse Doherty TD, Michael McGrath TD and John McGuinness TD at the launch of the report reviewing the credit union sector.

Credit unions need long-term lending to help them to raise their loan-to-asset ratio and to enhance their survival prospects, members of an Oireachtas(...)

Leinster House. The politics of pragmatism requires a clear-headed view of priorities. In recent days the priorities on view have been partisan advantage, ego and bloody-mindedness

The collapse of the confidence and supply agreement between Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil – and the sudden prospect of a general election – represents a c(...)

A file photograph of Seán Óg Ó hAilpín, who has emerged as a potential Dáil candidate for Fianna Fáil in Cork. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Fianna Fáil is eyeing up former All-Ireland winning Cork hurling captain Seán Óg Ó hAilpín as a potential Dáil candidate and running mate for one of t(...)

 Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe:  said  changing the rules would have a detrimental impact on the value of the State’s investment in the banks. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe has ruled out amending tax regulations, which allow banks to offset losses made during the recession against fut(...)

Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe said his plan to merge the universal social charge and PRSI into a single social insurance payment would take be(...)

Fianna Fáil spokesperson on Finance, Michael McGrath, said all Irish people must pay their ‘fair share’ of tax. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

All Irish people must pay their “fair share” of tax to fund and improve public services and tax avoidance is not a “victimless issue,” Fianna Fáil fin(...)

Bank of Ireland chief executive Francesca McDonagh leaves the Department of Finance after being called to it over tracker mortgage issues. Photograph: Leah Farrell/RollingNews.ie

As Ireland’s five main home lenders issued a flurry of press statements on Wednesday on how they planned to draw a line under a tracker-mortgage scan(...)

Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe has threatened to become an activist shareholder in the three banks in which the State holds shares – AIB, Bank of Ireland and Permanent TSB – if sufficient progress is not made in the weeks ahead. Photograph:  Niall Carson/PA

The Government has deferred taking action against the banks over the tracker mortgage controversy as some lenders say they will not be able to compens(...)

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