Andrew Fanning

Andrew Fanning

May's draft Brexit deal: The backlash begins

May's draft Brexit deal: The backlash begins

More letters of no confidence have been submitted to the chairman of the 1922 Committee of backbench Conservatives. If the figure reaches 48, that would trigger a leadership contest

Central Bank says mortgage code 'working' for sold-off loans

Central Bank says mortgage code 'working' for sold-off loans

The report, which focused on borrowers whose loans have been sold by the banks to so-called vulture funds, was commissioned by Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe

How will Brexit affect the housing market?

How will Brexit affect the housing market?

Researchers from the ESRI and the Nevin Institute told the Oireachtas Housing Committee that ideally the state should be ready to step in if Brexit led to a reduction in housing activity by private developers

Draghi: Irish banking market a 'quasi-monopoly'

Draghi: Irish banking market a 'quasi-monopoly'

ECB chief faces questions on bank's actions during financial crisis in first appearance before Oireachtas committee

Some migrant findings 'concerning', says ESRI

Some migrant findings 'concerning', says ESRI

A report on how well migrants are settling into Ireland finds, however, that many non-Irish nationals are matching Irish people in several key social and economic measures

Aryzta's fund-raising plan scrapes through

Aryzta's fund-raising plan scrapes through

Bakery group says it will continue to consult shareholders after narrow vote at annual general meeting

TRG buys Wagamama chain for £357m

TRG buys Wagamama chain for £357m

The Restaurant Group, headed by former Paddy Power chief executive Andy McCue, said it believed there was the potential for 40-60 new Wagamama outlets in the UK

'Tale of three economies' on island of Ireland

'Tale of three economies' on island of Ireland

The Nevin Economic Research Institute says that a productivity gap between the foreign and domestic sectors is concealing weaknesses in the Republic’s economy

Greencore shares slump on US sale news

Greencore shares slump on US sale news

Greencore bought the former Peacock Foods business in late 2016 for almost $750m amid hopes that it could bring its US revenues to $1 billion over five to ten years

Central Bank steps up corporation tax warning

Central Bank steps up corporation tax warning

The bank's latest bulletin paints a broadly positive economic picture, but repeats warnings of risks, pointing out that the recent surge in corporation tax resembles that of property-related taxes during the boom

Naughten 'left himself open' - Varadkar

Naughten 'left himself open' - Varadkar

Denis Naughten told the Dáil it was clear that the Taoiseach Leo Varadkar no longer had confidence in him

McCourt offloads remaining Enet stake

McCourt offloads remaining Enet stake

David McCourt said he was selling the 22 per cent stake 'in order to fully commit our time, energy and resources' to his group's bid for the National Broadband Plan contract

'Patience running out': Business groups unite on Brexit

'Patience running out': Business groups unite on Brexit

Leaders of Chambers Ireland, the British Chambers of Commerce and the Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce are in Dublin to call for a deal that provides 'clarity and continuity' for trade

Energy start-up to use fresh funding for UK expansion

Energy start-up to use fresh funding for UK expansion

Hometree, an energy start-up co-founded by Dubliner Simon Phelan, has been trying to shake up Britain’s home boiler market, where 1.7 million units are installed each year

Tax cuts hard to justify, says ESRI

Tax cuts hard to justify, says ESRI

In its latest economic commentary, the think-tank favours a ‘holding’ budget, mainly because of Brexit risks and the need for housing investment