Andrew Fanning

Andrew Fanning

Which mortgages would be worst hit by a financial shock?

Which mortgages would be worst hit by a financial shock?

Research published by the Central Bank looked at how a fall in property prices, accompanied by higher interest rates and a rise in unemployment, would hit home loans

'Post-Brexit Vat costs could hammer importers'

'Post-Brexit Vat costs could hammer importers'

Two accountancy bodies believe a potential upfront Vat liability could be 'quite substantial' for some importers and could obliterate the cash reserves of a business

Hibernia boss sees 'silent Brexit' benefiting Dublin

Hibernia boss sees 'silent Brexit' benefiting Dublin

Kevin Nowlan’s comments came as Hibernia reported profits before tax of €107.1m for the year to the end of March

May feels the heat from both sides on Brexit

May feels the heat from both sides on Brexit

Barnier and Varadkar warn Britain on border backstop, as key Brexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg calls for May to show more 'backbone'

Greencore first-half results feed recovery hopes

Greencore first-half results feed recovery hopes

Shares in the convenience food firm had tumbled after a surprise profit warning in March, but a positive outlook for the second half of the year appears to have reassured investors

Win some, lose some after hectic week for gambling sector

Win some, lose some after hectic week for gambling sector

Despite the negative impact on revenue, Paddy Power Betfair welcomed a British government proposal to slash the stake limit on gaming machines to £2 from the current £100

'Half of Dublin rental properties are for tourists'

'Half of Dublin rental properties are for tourists'

Daft.ie research finds that half of all available rental properties in Dublin are being listed as short-term tourist lets

Brexit sparks three more Dublin moves

Brexit sparks three more Dublin moves

Global law firm DLA Piper said it would be opening an office in Dublin, focusing initially on the financial services, technology and life sciences sectors

Property prices lift household wealth to new peak

Property prices lift household wealth to new peak

As well as property prices, the rise in household wealth reflects a significant reduction in household debt in the past few years, according to the Central Bank

Harland and Wolff names new chief executive

Harland and Wolff names new chief executive

Jonathan Guest is to take over at Harland and Wolff when current chief executive Robert Cooper retires on April 30 after 44 years with the Belfast company

Carlow-based Netwatch goes global in new deal

Carlow-based Netwatch goes global in new deal

Following an investment from private equity firm Riverside, Netwatch is to merge with two US-based companies and UK-based Onwatch Multifire to form Netwatch Group

Donohoe to vote against AIB bonus plan

Donohoe to vote against AIB bonus plan

The finance minister is to set up a review of government restrictions on pay in the banking sector, which were put in place after the bail-out of the financial system in 2008

'Little evidence' minimum wage rise hit jobs

'Little evidence' minimum wage rise hit jobs

ESRI study on 2016 increase finds that average number of hours worked fell, but attributes this to more part-time workers joining the labour market

Thousands of building workers have emigrated, research suggests

Thousands of building workers have emigrated, research suggests

Article published by Central Bank warns that construction sector is likely to need 'a significant inflow of labour from abroad' to fill vacancies

Gin producers get taste for further growth

Gin producers get taste for further growth

The Irish Sprits Association is launching a plan to treble overseas sales of Irish gin across the world by 2022