Michael Murray

Michael Murray

Articles by Michael Murray

Formidable steps to restoring confidence

Formidable steps to restoring confidence

Following a further downgrade of the Irish banks’ credit ratings, what are the challenges that lie ahead for the banking sector and why is more transparency on their assets essential?

The deal we should do

The deal we should do

The suggested bailout interest rate of 6 per cent (or even 5 per cent) on the €85 billion ‘rescue’ package would, if agreed, simply kick the default ball down the road for another day, and beggar us all