Sean Quinn Jnr has asked the High Court to vary orders freezing his assets. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The son of bankrupt businessman Sean Quinn has asked the Commercial Court to vary freezing orders on his assets to allow him and his wife, who is expe(...)

The Central Bank pointed out that PwC has been “on site” within RSA’s Irish operation since the week beginning October 28th and had not been brought in over the weekend, as may have been the impression given by RSA. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

RSA seems to have a been somewhat economical with the the truth when it comes to the Central Bank’s role in uncovering problems at its Irish subsidiar(...)

Newbridge in trouble

Two negative developments last weekend have cast a cloud over the State’s preparations for a successful exit from the bailout programme next month. Fi(...)

In an interview with the Sunday Times about 14 months ago, Philip Smith, chief executive of insurer RSA Ireland, said: “It’s a privilege to lead this (...)

Quinn Insurance head office in Cavan  before all traces of Seán Quinn were removed from the building. Photo: Lorraine Teevan

Minutes before Mr Justice Peter Kelly called up the €1 billion case against PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) by the administrators of Quinn Insurance (QIL(...)

PricewaterhouseCoopers said it will “vigorously defend” the case against it, which is “devoid of merit”.

The 2 per cent levy imposed on all insurance policies to cover the shortfall at Quinn Insurance could be reduced or even scrapped, if Pricewaterhou(...)

Seán Quinn jnr leaving the Employment Appeals Tribunal in Dublin. Photograph: David Sleator

Seán Quinn jnr accused one of the joint administrators of Quinn Insurance, Michael McAteer, of conducting a campaign of victimisation against h(...)

An announcement that  Central Bank deputy governor Matthew Elderfield is to move to Lloyd’s Banking Group  is understood to be imminent. Photograph: David Sleator

The widely anticipated move of the Central Bank’s deputy governor Matthew Elderfield’s to Lloyd’s Banking Group is expected to be confirmed lat(...)

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