Former Irish Nationwide Building Society managing director Michael Fingleton. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

About 30 per cent of Irish Nationwide Building Society’s (INBS) commercial property loans had been given to property developers for more than 100 per (...)

Irish Nationwide Building Society. KPMG had been INBS’s external auditor for three decades.

An inquiry into Irish Nationwide Building Society has given two partners of the failed lender’s long-time auditors, KPMG, a final deadline of December(...)

The inquiry is seeking to establish if four former INBS managers were involved in seven so-called contraventions at the building society between August 2004 and September 2008. Photograph: Bloomberg

No approval for a €1 million loan advanced to a developer in 2006 by Irish Nationwide Building Society (INBS) was found by the society’s external audi(...)

The inquiry is seeking to establish if four former INBS managers were involved in seven so-called contraventions at the building society between August 2004 and September 2008. Photograph: Bloomberg

Loan book analysis at Irish Nationwide Building Society (INBS) and the grading system that underpinned that analysis was “next to useless” and did not(...)

Michael Fingleton arriving at the Irish Nationwide inquiry in February. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A former board member of Irish Nationwide Building Society (INBS) has said he has “no reason to believe” that any correspondence from the financial re(...)

The auditors of Irish Nationwide Building Society were questioned by the Financial Regulator after describing the €27.6 million pension of Michael Fingleton (above) in its 2007 annual report as a scheme belonging to its “members” rather than belonging to its managing director alone.

The auditors of Irish Nationwide Building Society were questioned by the Financial Regulator after describing Michael Fingleton’s €27.6 million(...)

Workers remove signage from the exterior of the Irish Nationwide offices on  Dublin’s O’Connell Street. Photograph: Alan Betson

KPMG told the financial regulator just three months before the bank guarantee that controls in Irish Nationwide Building Society (INBS), an ins(...)