Irish troops moving over the captured German 2nd line at Cambrai, France, circa 1917. Photograph: Paul Popper/Popperfoto/Getty Images

January 21st, 1919 was an auspicious day in Irish history. The War of Independence started when men from the 3rd Tipperary Brigade of the Irish Volunt(...)

Ires Reit founding chief executive David Ehrlich earned a profit of €4.2 million on the sale of 11.79 million Ires shares to Capreit.

Earlier this week, David Ehrlich, the founding chief executive of the State’s biggest landlord, earned a €4.2 million profit selling his shares in the(...)

Leader of the Irish Parliamentary Party John Redmond (left) with John Dillon, who succeeded him as leader, circa 1910. Photograph: Hulton Archive/Getty Images

In January 1918, the Daily Mail referred to the “increasing weakness” of Sinn Féin – a reminder that as far as some contemporary observers were concer(...)

While the Iseq index has fallen as much as 10.8 per cent so far this year, all of the movement had taken place before Core Industrial formally announced  that it was proceeding with an IPO. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The announcement after European stock markets closed on Thursday was brief and to the point. Core Industrial Reit, a fledgling logistics and industria(...)

The Iseq index in Dublin has fallen as much as 10.8 per cent since late January. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Core Industrial Reit, an Irish logistics and industrial property company backed by US hedge fund York Capital, has pulled its planned €225 million ini(...)

York Capital plans to put almost €83 million of industrial units into Core Industrial. Photograph: Eric Luke

US hedge fund York Capital has lined up former executives from the National Asset Management Agency and Applegreen to join the board of an Irish indus(...)

Jamie Dinan: forced to cross the globe to persuade big investors to stick with his funds as they grappled with weak returns and money withdrawals

A year ago, US hedge-fund billionaire and part owner of the Milwaukee Bucks baseball team, Jamie Dinan, was under the cosh. The then 57-year-old – w(...)

US hedge fund York Capital is planning a €250 million initial public offering of an Irish industrial and logistics property investment trust called Co(...)

Tom Kettle, Irish Patriot, Essayist, Poet and British Soldier.

Thomas Michael Kettle (1880-1916) is a person of another time. His memory is shrouded in the fog of the Great War in which he lost his life, and of w(...)

Maj Willie Redmond MP joined the Royal Irish Regiment at the age of 53

February 12th, 1916 Maj Willie Redmond MP was one of the oldest serving Irish men at the front. He joined the Royal Irish Regiment at the age of 53 (...)

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