Forensic examination of Fingleton's rotten fiefdom

Fingers: The Man Who Brought Down Irish Nationwide and Cost Us €5.4bn by Tom Lyons and Richard Curran. Gill & Macmillan, €15. Reviewed by Aoife Kavanagh.

13th April, 2013
Michael Fingleton: Fingers is a forensic account of his rise and fall. Photo: Fran Veale

Fingers: The Man Who Brought Down Irish Nationwide and Cost Us €5.4bn by Tom Lyons and Richard Curran

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Shortly before his death, the late Brian Lenihan reportedly wondered aloud during a phone conversation with a colleague who had worked with him on the banking crisis: "Do you think we will ever get Michael Fingleton?"

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