Saturday February 22, 2020

Hypocrisy of Irish disbelief at post-Brexit relaxed regulation

Ireland is right to play by the rules, but should not be surprised when others fail to do the same, writes Edmund Heaphy

15th March, 2017
Luxembourg, which has been chosen by global insurance giant AIG as its post-Brexit European regional headquarters

Stop me if you've heard the one about Dublin being the last English-speaking capital in the EU in the context of encouraging post-Brexit financial services investment.

And also stop me if you haven’t heard someone extolling the virtues of Dublin's proximity to London as a reason why the world’s biggest banks and insurance companies should choose the Irish capital over any other EU city.

Right after talking about how “Ireland is...

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