Mon, 12 Sep, 2016
Nama chiefs will be hauled before the Dáil’s public spending watchdog on Thursday to address growing concerns about a controversial cut-price deal — linked to a secret €9.8m off-shore account scandal — that saw properties sold for €4bn less than their initial value.
Tue, 07 Jul, 2015
Fianna Fáil has added its voice to that of independent TD Mick Wallace and other opposition TDs in calling for an inquiry into the sale by Nama of a huge bundle of €5.7bn loans to a US equity fund, as more questions were raised yesterday about the transaction.
Mon, 06 Jul, 2015
A subsidiary of US private equity firm Cerberus Capital Management has bought a significant proportion of Royal Bank of Scotland’s remaining Irish property loan portfolio for £1.1bn (€1.38bn), a near 80% discount on the combined gross value of the assets.
Wed, 17 Dec, 2014
Students returned to school in the shattered Connecticut town of Newtown for the first time since a gunman’s rampage killed 26 people in an elementary school, altering the gun control debate in Washington and forcing a retailer to pull guns from shelves.
Wed, 19 Dec, 2012