Emma Kennedy

Emma Kennedy

Emma Kennedy is Money Editor at The Sunday Business Post. A qualified financial adviser, she manages the newspaper’s Money Plus section, and reports on personal finance. She has a degree in economics & finance from UCD, and a masters in journalism from DCU. Her first book, Megan and the Money Tree, which is designed to teach children about money, was published in 2011.

Mobile solution for cinema queues

Mobile solution for cinema queues

Two Dublin City University (DCU) graduates have come up with a new way to make queuing for tickets at the cinema a thing of the past.

Swedish boost for design firm

Swedish boost for design firm

Michael O’Keeffe is upbeat for the prospects of his technology firm, Ircona, just over a year after he led a management buyout (MBO) of part of a US firm.

Investors could flee buy-to-let market

Investors could flee buy-to-let market

Rising interest rates and relatively low rental returns could squeeze investors in the buy-to-let property market and possibly lead to a shift in investor focus to equity markets, leading industry figures say.

So you want to discover your roots

So you want to discover your roots

Genealogy is the study of family origins and history. What it is:

The FTSE4Good index

The FTSE4Good index

Investors who wish to invest in socially responsible companies, but do not know where to start, need look no further than the FTSE4Good index.

Industry veterans raise €2.5m for new firm

Industry veterans raise €2.5m for new firm

Dajeil, a young Dublin firm formed by technology industry veterans, has raised about €2.5 million in investment.

Ci3 signs €1m worth of security software deals

Ci3 signs €1m worth of security software deals

Ci3, a Dublin software firm that provides financial institutions with risk-control software, has won four contracts worth almost €1 million.