Wednesday July 8, 2020

Anatomy of a Nama leak

How Enda Farrell's actions continue to have repercussions to this day

27th November, 2016
Enda Farrell, some of the emails he sent to property investors and right developer Michael O’Flynn

They had been waiting for it to happen, and it did. A Nama official, with information on billions of euro worth of loans from some of the country’s most high-profile property developers, finally went rogue.

Enda Farrell was overwhelmed with 12-hour workdays and desensitised to the value of the information at his fingertips, his lawyers would later say. He had leaked Nama’s crown jewels – massive tracts of data on its property portfolio...

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