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.

Banking Inquiry week 13: When nobody knew anything

Banking Inquiry week 13: When nobody knew anything

The evidence given by Dermot Gleeson and Brendan McDonagh to the banking inquiry during the week raised more questions than it answered.

Smurfit: from prey to hunter

Smurfit: from prey to hunter

l Packaging giant is categorical it has received no takeover approach, and is itself on acquisition trail

Topaz seeks regulatory green light for Irish Esso takeover

Topaz seeks regulatory green light for Irish Esso takeover

Denis O’Brien’s Topaz has sought regulatory approval for its takeover of Esso’s Irish petro...

RSA cut 100 jobs in Ireland last year following losses

RSA cut 100 jobs in Ireland last year following losses

The struggling insurance company RSA cut about 100 jobs in Ireland last year.

€5m in perks ups 2014 earnings of Smurfit boss to €7m

€5m in perks ups 2014 earnings of Smurfit boss to €7m

Gary McCann, the boss of paper and packaging group Smurfit Kappa, received total pay of €7.2 million last year.

SME debt The elephant in the room

SME debt The elephant in the room

The lid needs to be lifted on the scale of the SME debt mountain that still has to be tackled by the banks

Cardinal Carlyle rebuffs Doughty advances on TV3

Cardinal Carlyle rebuffs Doughty advances on TV3

TV3 owner Doughty Hanson has been given a lukewarm response to its attempts to sell off the chann...

Market Talk

Market Talk

Mario Draghi’s QE drive is fuelling growth, though it hasn’t yet fed into the wider European economy

Central Bank: Behind closed doors

Central Bank: Behind closed doors

The doors of the Central Bank will be flung open as the institution comes under Freedom of Information legislation for the first time.

Takeover talk pushes Smurfit Kappa shares to record high

Takeover talk pushes Smurfit Kappa shares to record high

Smurfit Kappa shares surged to a record high last week, as it was linked as a takeover ...

Firm backed by Malin in legal battle with US giant Clorex

Firm backed by Malin in legal battle with US giant Clorex

A high-profile healthcare company backed by the Dublin-quoted biotech fund Malin is at ...

PTSB to seek London listing as part of push to raise €525m in IPO

PTSB to seek London listing as part of push to raise €525m in IPO

The beleaguered bank will begin raising the money just over a fortnight from now.

Market Talk with Ian Guider

Market Talk with Ian Guider

C&C is certainly full of ambition, but does it have a clear plan? Drinks company C&C last...

Heavy hitters gear up to get in the ring

Heavy hitters gear up to get in the ring

The insiders at the top of the financial system in the run-up to the crash are set to be grilled by eager committee members

Taking over the hot seat at AIB

Taking over the hot seat at AIB

With the imminent departure of AIB chief executive David Duffy, the clever money is on an insider replacement