Insomnia Coffee Company founders Derek Hughes, Brian Goff and Mark Duffy have sold their entire shareholdings in a deal that values the coffee chain at approximately €7million.
A new property company with substantial Irish interests is set to be floated on the Alternative Investment Market (AIM) in London in November.
The Minister for Finance, Brian Cowen, has written to EU Agricultural Commissioner Mariann Fischer Boel to signal that he is ready to tackle the controversial tax exemption for stallions.
Waste-management company Greenstar has acquired Sligo waste company WDS, the county's largest operator, for an undisclosed price.
International Securities Trading Corporation (ISTC), the new trading company set up by banker Tiarnan O'Mahoney, has raised €165 million in equity, far in excess of all previous expectations.