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#Anglo

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Here's What Happened Today: Monday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

Feb 17th 2014, 10:59 PM 19,224 Views 25 Comments

Everyone’s talking about murder in Dublin, Angela Kerins’ salary and stick tape.

Maple Ten developer was told Anglo "would be gone in a week" if loans-for-shares deal failed
# Anglo Trial
# Anglo Trial

Maple Ten developer was told Anglo "would be gone in a week" if loans-for-shares deal failed

Feb 17th 2014, 12:41 PM 6,778 Views 0 Comments

Brian O’Farrell says he was told he would be “a friend to the bank” if he took a loan in order to buy shares in Anglo Irish Bank

Heroes, fools and CFDs: 7 things we heard at the Anglo Trial this week
# Recap
# Recap

Heroes, fools and CFDs: 7 things we heard at the Anglo Trial this week

Feb 15th 2014, 8:30 AM 5,817 Views 0 Comments

A look back at seven days of evidence at the Criminal Courts of Justice.

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Feb 12th 2014, 10:56 PM 46,069 Views 24 Comments

Everyone’s talking about storm damage, the Garda Ombudsman and the law on euthanasia in Belgium.

Back in 2008, the Maple 10 were the ’10 heroes’ of Anglo
# Anglo Trial
# Anglo Trial

Back in 2008, the Maple 10 were the ’10 heroes’ of Anglo

Feb 12th 2014, 10:35 PM 17,296 Views 0 Comments

That’s according to a hand written changes to a letter authorising loans to the developers.

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Feb 11th 2014, 11:05 PM 23,182 Views 4 Comments

Everyone’s talking about phone bugging, Shirley Temple’s death and today’s snow.

Former Anglo worker 'refused' to sign letters
# Anglo Trial
# Anglo Trial

Former Anglo worker 'refused' to sign letters

Feb 11th 2014, 11:00 PM 15,197 Views 0 Comments

Lorcan McCluskey told a court that the preparation of identical loan letters “hadn’t happened before and hasn’t happened since”.

'Good relationships' and a restaurant in Portugal: Anglo Trial hears from two of the Maple 10
# Anglo Trial
# Anglo Trial

'Good relationships' and a restaurant in Portugal: Anglo Trial hears from two of the Maple 10

Feb 11th 2014, 5:45 PM 12,044 Views 0 Comments

The first two of ten men who received hundreds of millions in loans from Anglo Irish Bank in order to buy shares in the lender took the stand today.

‘How times have changed’ – Seán Quinn takes the stand
# Anglo Trial
# Anglo Trial

‘How times have changed’ – Seán Quinn takes the stand

Feb 10th 2014, 11:20 PM 10,616 Views 0 Comments

Seán Quinn took the stand in the Anglo trial today and was combative, but cagey.

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

Feb 10th 2014, 11:03 PM 28,290 Views 4 Comments

Everyone’s talking about hacking at the Garda Ombudsman’s office, a missing tourist in Cork and stormy weather in the UK.

‘I was involved in spending money stupidly’ – Quinn
# Anglo Trial
# Anglo Trial

‘I was involved in spending money stupidly’ – Quinn

Feb 10th 2014, 10:10 PM 15,470 Views 0 Comments

The businessman told the trial of three former Anglo executives that he “doesn’t know what he knew”.

Quinn: 'I thought Anglo was a marvellous institution'
# Anglo Trial
# Anglo Trial

Quinn: 'I thought Anglo was a marvellous institution'

Feb 10th 2014, 1:18 PM 8,929 Views 0 Comments

Former head of the Quinn empire, Seán Quinn was today giving evidence in the trial of three former Anglo executives.

King Canute and feeling oppressed: The week in quotes
# Say What?
# Say What?

King Canute and feeling oppressed: The week in quotes

Feb 9th 2014, 7:10 PM 7,182 Views 4 Comments

“I am so far away. I don’t know where I am or what happened.”

The strange, unruffled atmosphere of Court 19
# Anglo Trial
# Anglo Trial

The strange, unruffled atmosphere of Court 19

Feb 8th 2014, 7:45 AM 8,748 Views 0 Comments

With more than three months to go, the trial of three former senior executives at Anglo Irish Bank will be a marathon and not a sprint.

Sean Quinn paid a high price for investing in that bank, Anglo trial is told
# Day 3
# Day 3

Sean Quinn paid a high price for investing in that bank, Anglo trial is told

Feb 7th 2014, 4:18 PM 9,465 Views 0 Comments

The Anglo trial heard Sean Quinn lost at least €2.4 billion in his investment in Anglo Irish Bank.

He's up: Sean Quinn likely to appear before Anglo trial today
# Anglo
# Anglo

He's up: Sean Quinn likely to appear before Anglo trial today

Feb 7th 2014, 6:30 AM 5,268 Views 0 Comments

The one-time richest man in Ireland will be the first high-profile witnesses in the case.

Anglo board usually met 8-10 times a year - but they met 33 times in 2008
# Anglo Trial
# Anglo Trial

Anglo board usually met 8-10 times a year - but they met 33 times in 2008

Feb 6th 2014, 1:44 PM 7,485 Views 0 Comments

The court at the Anglo trial heard how the share price of the bank dropped dramatically from more than €17 euro to less than 20 cent.

"You have the dubious honour of being the first witness in this case"
# Anglo Trial
# Anglo Trial

"You have the dubious honour of being the first witness in this case"

Feb 6th 2014, 12:33 PM 8,164 Views 0 Comments

From an economist to the company secretary of Anglo, the first four witnesses appeared today at the trial of three former executives at the bank.

Trial of three former Anglo Irish Bank executives begins today
# Courts
# Courts

Trial of three former Anglo Irish Bank executives begins today

Feb 5th 2014, 7:55 AM 4,936 Views 0 Comments

Seán Fitzpatrick, William McAteer, and Pat Whelan face charges of unlawfully providing financial assistance.

NAMA redeems €750m in senior bonds from IBRC liquidation
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

NAMA redeems €750m in senior bonds from IBRC liquidation

Feb 3rd 2014, 11:50 AM 6,592 Views 4 Comments

It brings the total amount of these bonds redeemed to €1.75 billion.

Pics: Seán Fitzpatrick pleaded not guilty in court today
# Anglo Trial
# Anglo Trial

Pics: Seán Fitzpatrick pleaded not guilty in court today

Jan 31st 2014, 7:24 PM 10,944 Views 0 Comments

Fitzpatrick and executives Willie McAteer and Pat Whelan were in court as jury selection began.

Here's what the new Central Bank HQ will look like
# New Digs
# New Digs

Here's what the new Central Bank HQ will look like

Jan 21st 2014, 5:13 PM 22,418 Views 57 Comments

Having been on Dame Street for nearly 40 years, the Central Bank is moving home. And here’s where to.

Relics of the boom: What now for the banking sector's landmark real estate sites?
# Boom To Barrista
# Boom To Barrista

Relics of the boom: What now for the banking sector's landmark real estate sites?

Jan 12th 2014, 6:30 PM 21,383 Views 28 Comments

Some are becoming coffee house, others high-street fashion retailers…

Anglo worried that the bank guarantee could make it liable if other banks failed
# Bank Guarantee
# Bank Guarantee

Anglo worried that the bank guarantee could make it liable if other banks failed

Jan 11th 2014, 8:14 PM 24,699 Views 114 Comments

A letter from David Drumm to Brian Lenihan in October 2008 has been released in full to the Sinn Féin finance spokesperson Pearse Doherty and is revealed in full for the first time.

The 9 at 9: Saturday
# The 9 At 9
# The 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Jan 11th 2014, 8:54 AM 7,446 Views 0 Comments

Good morning! Here are nine things you need to know as you start your day.

Micheál Martin: Government wants to use banking inquiry as 'a political show trial'
# Banking Inquiry
# Banking Inquiry

Micheál Martin: Government wants to use banking inquiry as 'a political show trial'

Jan 10th 2014, 6:15 AM 5,930 Views 102 Comments

The Fianna Fail insists he’s not worried about the impact that any Oireachtas investigation into the banking collapse will have on his party in the European and local elections.

After Jedward and hurling, The Guardian editorial is full of praise for... IDA Ireland
# In Praise Of
# In Praise Of

After Jedward and hurling, The Guardian editorial is full of praise for... IDA Ireland

Dec 26th 2013, 12:12 PM 12,990 Views 29 Comments

Enda Kenny will be drinking out of his ‘Best Small Country In The World In Which To Do Business’ mug this morning…

Starbucks to open at former Anglo HQ on Stephen's Green
# New Order
# New Order

Starbucks to open at former Anglo HQ on Stephen's Green

Dec 23rd 2013, 8:07 PM 15,995 Views 85 Comments

There’ll soon be a new sign above the door at Stephen Court.

Man appears in court charged with €200,000 Anglo computer fraud
# Crime
# Crime

Man appears in court charged with €200,000 Anglo computer fraud

Dec 20th 2013, 1:49 PM 11,149 Views 0 Comments

The former bank clerk is charged with nine counts of unlawfully using a computer to cover up €200,000 worth of missing loan payments.

IBRC granted bankruptcy protection in United States
# Anglo
# Anglo

IBRC granted bankruptcy protection in United States

Dec 18th 2013, 6:34 PM 5,555 Views 2 Comments

The special liquidators of IBRC say the move will help them to sell IBRC assets based in the US and use the money to pay creditors.

Three former bankers charged with €7.2 billion fraud
# Courts
# Courts

Three former bankers charged with €7.2 billion fraud

Dec 18th 2013, 1:51 PM 23,892 Views 0 Comments

They are John Bowe, former head of treasury at Anglo Irish Bank, Peter Fitzpatrick former finance director at Irish Life and Permanent and Denis Casey, former chief executive of ILP.

Former Anglo loans worth €2.5bn to be sold as part of 'Project Evergreen'
# Corporate Loans
# Corporate Loans

Former Anglo loans worth €2.5bn to be sold as part of 'Project Evergreen'

Dec 13th 2013, 10:55 AM 5,151 Views 12 Comments

The sales process has now been concluded and represents the first portfolio of loans by IBRC brought to market.

Former Dublin docklands boss defends record and slams 'grievous accusations'
# Dublin Docklands
# Dublin Docklands

Former Dublin docklands boss defends record and slams 'grievous accusations'

Dec 12th 2013, 2:52 PM 8,865 Views 19 Comments

Paul Maloney said he had, for four years, “watched aghast” as the authority’s former chair Niamh Brennan issued “report after report” which contained “the most grievous accusations which have since been withdrawn or discredited”.

Column: The governments controlling the euro are no friends of Ireland
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: The governments controlling the euro are no friends of Ireland

Dec 5th 2013, 7:00 AM 43 Views 73 Comments

Isn’t it reasonable to ask why we are destroying ourselves to save a system that has failed us – and offers only further suffering into the future? The Ballyhea campaign group is highlighting Ireland’s debt injustice, writes Rory Hearne.