The Green Reit, the recently-launched real estate investment trust, revealed its first Irish property purchases, last week having raised €310 million through its initial public offering on the Irish Stock Exchange in July.
The first of more than 200 cases linked to the sale of a London office block by Irish Life Assurance is due to be heard in the High Court tomorrow.
Ireland has missed an opportunity to raise its markets profile in the Middle East and southern Asia by letting Britain become the first western country to issue an Islamic bond, according to a member of the Taoiseach's influential IFSC Clearing House
Irish rugby players will have a stronger hand in their contract negotiations with the Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU) after the passing of the new Finance Bill. The bill will give them greater freed
Two investors in a risky AIB property investment fund that has since collapsed in value invested in the fund with money loaned to them through an AIB mortgage.
Three of AIB's six Belfry property funds, which used a combination of loans and money raised from the bank's private wealth clients to buy British property at the height of the bubble, are now being liquidated.
US fund managers looking to raise money in Europe for alternative investment funds could increasingly look to partnerships with Irish fund managers thanks to new European hedge fund regulations.
Improved availability of a variety of finance for new start-ups and franchises in Ireland has reinvigorated interest in getting into business, experts say. Expressions of interest in business lending