Niall O Kelly

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Worldspreads collapsed with debts of £32 million in 2012 after the discovery of financial irregularities. Image: iStock

The founding chief executive of collapsed spread-betting firm Worldspreads, Conor Foley, has avoided a planned £658,900 (€725,000) fine from UK financ(...)

Spread betting allows players to bet on the movement of stock market indices, share prices, commodity values, currencies, asset values, and sports results. Photograph: iStock

The UK Financial Conduct Authority said on Friday that it was seeking to fine the former chief executive of collapsed spread-betting firm Worldspreads(...)

James Caan   in the Westin Hotel, Dublin. The  British entrepreneur  is looking to invest in three additional Irish recruitment companies. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

British entrepreneur James Caan is looking to invest in three additional Irish recruitment companies as he deploys up to £40 million (€46.3 million) a(...)

Worldspreads chief financial officer Niall O’Kelly, chairman Lindsay McNeile and chief executive Conor Foley at a group agm in 2009. Photograph: Alan Betson

On December 24th, while the rest of us were hanging up our Christmas stockings, the Companies Registration Office was stamping as “received” the final(...)

 Niall O’Kelly: both he and Lukhvir Thind have been permanently banned from performing any function related to regulated activity

The British financial services regulator has fined two senior executives at the collapsed Worldspreads Group, and barred both from future involvement (...)

Niall O’Kelly: still maintaining his New York company, but hopes experience in a Dutch studio will open more doors. Photograph: Irish Business Organisation of New York

June 2009 could have been an extremely difficult month for Limerick native Niall O’Kelly. The New York-based design company where he worked as a senio(...)