Irish Times

KBC exit ‘raises fundamental questions’ for Irish banking

Fri, 04/16/2021 - 16:50
Industry group chief says regulatory environment driving banks away from Ireland
Categories: News

Dublin-headquartered TechMet raises $120m, seeking a further $250m

Fri, 04/16/2021 - 16:32
Company invests in rare metals used in electric vehicles and tech products
Categories: News

Green energy provider Alternus raises €9m from backers

Fri, 04/16/2021 - 16:09
Dublin-based company is expecting five-fold increase in run-rate revenues to over €22m
Categories: News

Italian business leaders in Ireland hit out at mandatory hotel quarantine

Fri, 04/16/2021 - 15:39
Measure seen as ‘discriminatory’ and ‘serious inconvenience’
Categories: News

KBC, which once urged Irish regulators to ‘turn the page’, scripts its own exit

Fri, 04/16/2021 - 15:14
Market Watch: Belgians had been feeling queasy about staying in a challenging market
Categories: News

German investor confirms €200m deal for Dublin residential scheme

Fri, 04/16/2021 - 15:01
Site will offer approximately 31,000sq m of rental space, with 435 furnished apartments
Categories: News

Goldman Sachs-backed Aston Lark makes fourth Irish acquisition

Fri, 04/16/2021 - 14:06
British chartered insurance broker says more deal announcements are imminent
Categories: News

Covid-related business interruption claims could reach €430m

Fri, 04/16/2021 - 13:49
Insurance Ireland says €62m in claims have been paid out to customers to date
Categories: News

Conor Pope: What’s happening at KBC and what does it mean?

Fri, 04/16/2021 - 13:31
Any lender who takes over KBC’s loans will have to honour the same terms and conditions
Categories: News

World stocks set fresh record high on strong China, US data

Fri, 04/16/2021 - 12:26
FTSE 100 leads European stock markets higher, up 0.5%
Categories: News

GE boss faces revolt over bonus as shareholder adviser bares its teeth

Fri, 04/16/2021 - 12:18
Investors should reject Larry Culp’s revised pay deal, ISS says in latest critical recommendation
Categories: News

Bank of Ireland says it has no need to raise capital for KBC deal

Fri, 04/16/2021 - 10:47
Lender expects to fund transaction with KBC from ‘internal resources’, a spokesman says
Categories: News

KBC set to join long list of banks to disappear from Irish market

Fri, 04/16/2021 - 09:45
The list of lenders who have left the banking market in the Republic since 2008 includes Bank of Scotland, Anglo Irish Bank, Irish Nationwide Building Society and Ulster Bank
Categories: News

KBC’s likely exit from Irish market regrettable but not entirely a surprise, Donohoe says

Fri, 04/16/2021 - 09:07
Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe said competition in banking market would remain strong via three domestic lenders
Categories: News

Irish bank shares jump as KBC plans exit

Fri, 04/16/2021 - 08:58
Carve-up of KBC and Ulster Bank among remaining lenders will shrink competition
Categories: News

Orsted to acquire Brookfield Renewable Ireland for €571m

Fri, 04/16/2021 - 08:50
Deal marks Danish wind company’s entry into the European onshore market
Categories: News

Grafton Group to review some of its UK merchant business

Fri, 04/16/2021 - 08:03
Move may or may not result in the sale of some or all of these businesses, group said
Categories: News

China’s GDP hits record but Covid recovery losing steam

Fri, 04/16/2021 - 07:26
Expansion, heavily skewed by the plunge in activity a year earlier, expected to moderate
Categories: News

KBC plots Irish exit with loans sale to Bank of Ireland

Fri, 04/16/2021 - 07:06
Move comes weeks after Ulster Bank announcement, to reduce market to just three major retail banks
Categories: News

Ageism at work, a staycation saga and hope for Irish brewers

Fri, 04/16/2021 - 06:33
Business Today: the best news, analysis and comment from The Irish Times business desk
Categories: News


Copyright Bridge Financial Services 2020. Terms of Business | Privacy Policy | . Patrick Mackin T/A Bridge Financial Services is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland.