Ian Guider

Ian Guider

Ian Guider is Markets Editor of The Sunday Business Post, and leads the paper’s markets coverage. He previously worked with Newstalk, where he was Business Editor and presenter of the station’s daily business show Breakfast Business. Guider has been a business journalist for more than 15 years, working for a number of Irish and international media groups including the Irish Examiner, the Sunday Tribune and Bloomberg, where he was Banking Correspondent.

A win-win situation for FBD and Watsa

A win-win situation for FBD and Watsa

The Canadian investor Prem Watsa has scooped €100 million from his FBD rescue package punt, and shareholders are profiting from the insurance company’s rebound as he walks away without exercising a share option

Adjusting to the new normal

Adjusting to the new normal

The economy might be growing, but investment by Irish companies is still 30 per cent below what it should be, Bank of Ireland’s Michael Lauhoff tells Ian Guider

Unions flagged noise issues at new Health office in 2016

Unions flagged noise issues at new Health office in 2016

Department of Health said it had no role in selecting Miesian Plaza, which was OPW’s remit

San Leon back in play as African oil firm buys up major stake

San Leon back in play as African oil firm buys up major stake

An African oil company that attempted to buy San Leon Energy last year has taken a major stake in...

Aryzta shares soar after company forecasts earnings growth

Aryzta shares soar after company forecasts earnings growth

Aryzta's latest forecast and further details on its plans to raise €800 million to reduce its debt helped buoy its share price, which has slumped in the last two years

Heat is on for Toland as problems pile up for beleaguered Aryzta

Heat is on for Toland as problems pile up for beleaguered Aryzta

The boss of the Irish-Swiss baking giant Aryzta must convince investors that they won’t get burned

Half of Digicel’s  bondholders reject deal

Half of Digicel’s bondholders reject deal

Second group of bondholders yet to make their position known

Nigerian bonanza prompts San Leon to return $10m to shareholders

Nigerian bonanza prompts San Leon to return $10m to shareholders

Irish oil explorer San Leon Energy will have up to $50 million (€43 million) in cash by the end...

Revenue probing plan by high earners to shrink tax bill by €110 million

Revenue probing plan by high earners to shrink tax bill by €110 million

The Revenue Commissioners are probing some two dozen taxpayers who are attempting to reduce their...

Revolt at Ryanair as shareholders target long-serving board kingpins

Revolt at Ryanair as shareholders target long-serving board kingpins

Michael O’Leary insists his job is still fun despite the airline’s recent woes. But will he stick around for another five years if his contract is renewed in 2019?

Swiss investment fund wants US business sell-off at Aryzta

Swiss investment fund wants US business sell-off at Aryzta

Gregor Joos, the head of Larius Capital, said in response to queries by The Sunday Business Post that Aryzta should sell off its remaining businesses in America, where it has been beset by problems

Noonan named chair of Daft website owner

Noonan named chair of Daft website owner

Irish media executive Orla Noonan has been named acting chairwoman of MPI, the company that co-ow...

Digicel bondholders turn up the pressure

Digicel bondholders turn up the pressure

Hiring of investment bank is latest move by bondholders as O’Brien firm seeks new debt deal

Insiders at Ryanair believed O’Leary lined up Walsh as successor

Insiders at Ryanair believed O’Leary lined up Walsh as successor

Michael O’Leary held a secret dinner this year with IAG and former Aer Lingus boss Willie Walsh, according to a new book about O’Leary written by broadcaster Matt Cooper

Market Talk: The cap doesn’t fit, so take it off

Market Talk: The cap doesn’t fit, so take it off

It’s time for the state to finally remove the damaging pay cap from the banking sector