One loan left for subprime lender Weisz

Once described as a gangster in the Dáil, the notorious US-born subprime lender has retired from the world of high finance. Well, almost...

Barry J Whyte

Chief Feature Writer @whytebarry
18th March, 2018
Ron Weisz: the convicted fraudster says he is irritated by mischaracterisations of him in the media, but would never sue

Ron Weisz has had a colourful career.

A bankrupt, a convicted fraudster, a notorious subprime lender, a keen horseman, and once described as a vulture and a gangster in the Dáil, Weisz is 68 and has now retired from lending, he told The Sunday Business Post.

He has not, however, retired from collecting and told this newspaper that he had just one outstanding loan left to collect through his much-criticised subprime lending vehicle, Secured...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!


What's Included

With any subscription you will have access to

  • 971569B3-2C5E-4C45-B798-CEADE16987A8

    Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps

  • 099C8662-C57C-42F2-9426-F2F90DF17C8F

    Unlimited access to our eReader library

  • 198AE43B-B9CF-4892-8769-D63C2104BA08

    Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week

  • D8F37B78-25E4-4E4A-A376-4F5789B1564A

    Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you

  • B15F2521-37CD-4E02-B898-730A20D39F7F

    Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences

  • A564FE02-1AB8-4579-AF9D-BA32A2E5ACA7

    Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine

Share this post

Related Stories

Content is king – just ask Netflix as rivals attempt to steal its crown

Tom Maguire: Tax changes we make now could help business for years