Niall O Grady

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July marked a record high with the level of lending far ahead of the dark days of 2020, noticeably in sectors such as retail, construction, transport and logistics. Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

It’s always darkest before the dawn, and there’s no doubt that the Covid lockdown pushed many Irish SMEs into a dark place, facing terrible financial (...)

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Peer-to-peer lending platform Linked Finance said it was expanding its Covid lending scheme to €15 million after the company was awarded an additional(...)

Niall O’Grady, Linked Finance’s new chief executive. Photograph: Jason Clarke

Linked Finance has appointed former Permanent TSB executive Niall O’Grady as its new chief executive. He replaces outgoing chief executive Niall Dor(...)

Former Permanent TSB executive Niall O’Grady has been appointed the new MD of Photograph: Eric Luke

Former Permanent TSB executive Niall O’Grady has been appointed as the new managing director of, the online insurer in Ireland and a subsidiary(...)

 Former Virgin Media executive Mark Coan has been appointed commercial director of Permanent TSB. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Permanent TSB has appointed former cable TV executive Mark Coan as group commercial director. Mr Coan will have responsibility for product developme(...)

 Niall O’Grady: “I’m agnostic on the industry, it’s really the challenge that I’m looking for.” Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Permanent TSB executive Niall O’Grady has announced his intention to leave the State-controlled bank after 17 years with the business. Speaking to T(...)

With the ‘Explore’ account, customers of PTSB will be paid 10 cent by the bank for each time they use their Visa debit card in-store or online up to a maximum of €5 per month. (Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times)

Permanent TSB has launched a new current account product with a number of cashback features that it hopes will attract new customers who are in their (...)

A young boy takes a swimming lesson in an image from Permanent TSB’s new television advertisement.

Permanent TSB is adopting new brand positioning for the “determined and optimistic” customer on Easter Monday, which will see the bank launch a new 90(...)

Jeremy Masding, chief executive of Permanent TSB, at a press conference in Dublin yesterday after a Central Bank investigation revealed that serious failures by PTSB led to people losing their homes. At the top of Mr Masding’s speech is a handwritten note (inset) that says: ‘Serious, controlled, no smile.’ Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA

Here we go again. Yet another banking scandal but this time it can’t be blamed entirely on the shabby practices of the pre-crash era. The holders of (...)

An anticipated mass exodus from Ulster Bank last summer after its “technical glitch” never happened. Photograph: Frank Miller
Hard to say goodbye

Greedy or stupid bankers (or both) brought this country to its knees and the institutions continue to make fools of us by harassing distressed borrowe(...)