Post Editors

Post Editors

SBP editorial: ODCE annual report an exercise in obfuscation

SBP editorial: ODCE annual report an exercise in obfuscation

The annual report of the Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement (ODCE), released last we...

SBP editorial: Does ISIF have the right mandate?

SBP editorial: Does ISIF have the right mandate?

Does the Irish Strategic Investment Fund (ISIF) have the right mandate for Ireland in 2017? That ...

SBP editorial: Varadkar, infrastructure and the rainy day fund

SBP editorial: Varadkar, infrastructure and the rainy day fund

The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) last week provided a bit of political theatre about the much-...

SBP editorial: Language impasse not in the North’s interest

SBP editorial: Language impasse not in the North’s interest

The political impasse in the North centres on what appears, on one level, to be an increasingly b...

Nama must answer questions on housing

Nama must answer questions on housing

Joe Tiernan has seen it all, and then some. A successful housebuilder, he saw the bubble coming a...

Making the ‘hidden fiscal space’ work

Making the ‘hidden fiscal space’ work

New Taoiseach Leo Varadkar’s main pledge upon taking office was to deliver a “republic of opp...

SBP editorial: Donohoe must draw on dexterity and dogma

SBP editorial: Donohoe must draw on dexterity and dogma

Paschal Donohoe laid out his agenda last week. The man charged with leading both the Department o...

SBP editorial: Rue Britannia - one year on, uncertainty reigns

SBP editorial: Rue Britannia - one year on, uncertainty reigns

Exactly one year ago, this newspaper wrote: “Britain has made its decision. So what happens now...

Movers & Shakers

Movers & Shakers

■ Bank of Ireland Corporate Banking has appointment Peter Mullen to the position of head of lev...

SBP Editorial: Varadkar should reverse Whelan appointment

SBP Editorial: Varadkar should reverse Whelan appointment

Maire Whelan, a barrister who has served as attorney general for the past six years, was last wee...

SBP editorial: AIB share sale fanfare rings hollow for many

SBP editorial: AIB share sale fanfare rings hollow for many

The markets have been primed, investors are ready and the brokers are already giddy. Within the n...

Theresa May’s failed gamble must not leave the North in peril

Theresa May’s failed gamble must not leave the North in peril

It’s been more than 130 years since Lord Randolph Churchill coined the phrase ‘playing the Or...

Leo Varadkar’s task is even more challenging than Enda Kenny’s

Leo Varadkar’s task is even more challenging than Enda Kenny’s

It can be difficult to sift through the reams of analysis of the Irish economy and gauge whether ...

Varadkar must improve on his thin policy record

Varadkar must improve on his thin policy record

Leo Varadkar is the new leader of Fine Gael and the presumptive next Taoiseach. Already, Ireland ...

Health report set to be another empty exercise

Health report set to be another empty exercise

The Report on the Future of Healthcare envisages a health service, where access would be almost i...