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# funding - Sunday 1 October, 2017

'Watching the Irish state throw money at people doing so much less with it is frustrating'
# Funding
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# Funding

'Watching the Irish state throw money at people doing so much less with it is frustrating'

Oct 1st 2017, 6:01 AM 1,494 Views 0 Comments

Bill Liao reveals SOSV’s expansion setbacks in Ireland and the right way to go about social enterprise.

# funding - Thursday 28 September, 2017

Meet the Clare man who went from working for a graveyard to overseeing billion-dollar deals
# Rory O'driscoll
# Rory O'driscoll

Meet the Clare man who went from working for a graveyard to overseeing billion-dollar deals

Sep 28th 2017, 1:04 PM 10,259 Views 2 Comments

Rory O’Driscoll moved to the US in the 90s with only $200 in his back pocket.

Billionaire Dermot Desmond is among a group of backers to put $10m into careers site Jobbio
# Work
From Business ETC
# Work

Billionaire Dermot Desmond is among a group of backers to put $10m into careers site Jobbio

Sep 28th 2017, 1:00 AM 2,265 Views 0 Comments

The Dublin outfit will open an office in Montreal, Canada.

# funding - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

'The impact of this is untold': Health funding for homelessness has dropped since 2008
# Worsening Crisis
# Worsening Crisis

'The impact of this is untold': Health funding for homelessness has dropped since 2008

Sep 26th 2017, 8:47 AM 6,203 Views 45 Comments

Dublin Simon Community said that health funding for homelessness has dropped by 10% since 2008.

# funding - Sunday 24 September, 2017

Meet the Clare man who went from working for a graveyard to overseeing billion-dollar deals
# Funding
From Business ETC
# Funding

Meet the Clare man who went from working for a graveyard to overseeing billion-dollar deals

Sep 24th 2017, 1:01 PM 6,197 Views 0 Comments

Rory O’Driscoll moved to the US in the 90s with only $200 in his back pocket.

# funding - Thursday 21 September, 2017

Bebo and Microsoft's founders are pumping cash into this retail tech startup
# Funding
# Funding

Bebo and Microsoft's founders are pumping cash into this retail tech startup

Sep 21st 2017, 4:25 PM 613 Views 0 Comments

Dublin-based Pointy has closed a series A round of investment worth $6 million.

Bebo and Microsoft's founders are pumping cash into this retail tech startup
# Startups
From Business ETC
# Startups

Bebo and Microsoft's founders are pumping cash into this retail tech startup

Sep 21st 2017, 7:00 AM 1,564 Views 0 Comments

Dublin-based Pointy has closed a series A round of investment worth $6 million.

# funding - Sunday 17 September, 2017

One of the country's top VC firms plans to invest in over a dozen new startups
# Money Bags
# Money Bags

One of the country's top VC firms plans to invest in over a dozen new startups

Sep 17th 2017, 5:00 PM 11,043 Views 2 Comments

Frontline Ventures and AIB have €3 million to spend on young tech firms.

Ireland's Airbnb for car parking is taking a leaf out of the McDonald's playbook
# Parkpnp
# Parkpnp

Ireland's Airbnb for car parking is taking a leaf out of the McDonald's playbook

Sep 17th 2017, 10:30 AM 21,952 Views 3 Comments

Parkpnp has cut a franchise deal worth roughly €1 million as it goes international.

# funding - Thursday 14 September, 2017

Donegal flood humanitarian scheme to be rolled out for all natural disasters
# Hardship Payment
# Hardship Payment

Donegal flood humanitarian scheme to be rolled out for all natural disasters

Sep 14th 2017, 7:00 PM 5,885 Views 1 Comment

The financial assistance payment has been paid out to 138 people in Donegal to date.

One of the country's top VC firms plans to invest in over a dozen new startups
# Frontline Ventures
# Frontline Ventures

One of the country's top VC firms plans to invest in over a dozen new startups

Sep 14th 2017, 4:46 PM 752 Views 1 Comment

Frontline Ventures and AIB have €3 million to spend on young tech firms.

Ireland's Airbnb for car parking is taking a leaf out of the McDonald's playbook
# Parkpnp
# Parkpnp

Ireland's Airbnb for car parking is taking a leaf out of the McDonald's playbook

Sep 14th 2017, 4:46 PM 1,304 Views 1 Comment

Parkpnp has cut a franchise deal worth roughly €1 million as it goes international.

Irish-founded Swrve has raised more than €20m to expand further overseas
# Funding
From Business ETC
# Funding

Irish-founded Swrve has raised more than €20m to expand further overseas

Sep 14th 2017, 4:34 PM 673 Views 0 Comments

The company wants to open a number of new offices worldwide.

SurveyMonkey's backers have put over €20m into Dublin's Digital Marketing Institute
# Funding
From Business ETC
# Funding

SurveyMonkey's backers have put over €20m into Dublin's Digital Marketing Institute

Sep 14th 2017, 5:01 AM 416 Views 0 Comments

Spectrum Equity has taken a majority stake in the company with the deal.

# funding - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

Shane Ross agrees to reimburse OCI funding for 2016
# Withheld Funds
# Withheld Funds

Shane Ross agrees to reimburse OCI funding for 2016

Sep 12th 2017, 7:56 PM 14,670 Views 0 Comments

The new board at the OCI had sought an urgent meeting with Ross to restore its funding.

# funding - Monday 11 September, 2017

One of the country's top VC firms plans to invest in over a dozen new startups
# Funding
From Business ETC
# Funding

One of the country's top VC firms plans to invest in over a dozen new startups

Sep 11th 2017, 3:10 PM 828 Views 0 Comments

Frontline Ventures and AIB have €3 million to spend on young tech firms.

# funding - Sunday 10 September, 2017

Ireland's Airbnb for car parking is taking a leaf out of the McDonald's playbook
# Transport
From Business ETC
# Transport

Ireland's Airbnb for car parking is taking a leaf out of the McDonald's playbook

Sep 10th 2017, 4:01 PM 18,896 Views 0 Comments

Parkpnp has cut a franchise deal worth roughly €1 million as it goes international.

# funding - Thursday 7 September, 2017

'I lost hours of my life commuting on the M50 every day – but it gave me my business idea'
# Workjuggle
# Workjuggle

'I lost hours of my life commuting on the M50 every day – but it gave me my business idea'

Sep 7th 2017, 3:27 PM 501 Views 0 Comments

After leaving corporate life, Ciara Garvan launched a startup to offer workers more flexible hours.

# funding - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

There's a new €20 million investment fund for Irish ag-tech startups to dip into
# Agribusiness
From Business ETC
# Agribusiness

There's a new €20 million investment fund for Irish ag-tech startups to dip into

Sep 6th 2017, 11:24 AM 769 Views 0 Comments

The state-backed ISIF is putting up the cash for the fund.

# funding - Sunday 3 September, 2017

The founder of Google's investment arm is putting money into Limerick startup Teckro
# Health
# Health

The founder of Google's investment arm is putting money into Limerick startup Teckro

Sep 3rd 2017, 6:00 AM 9,481 Views 2 Comments

The young firm has raised more than $17 million to date.

# funding - Saturday 2 September, 2017

A vulture fund is backing a big new Irish housebuilder - here's what we know so far
# Growing Economy
# Growing Economy

A vulture fund is backing a big new Irish housebuilder - here's what we know so far

Sep 2nd 2017, 5:00 PM 31,441 Views 44 Comments

Glenveagh Properties is expected to list on the Irish Stock Exchange shortly.

# funding - Friday 1 September, 2017

'I lost hours of my life commuting on the M50 every day – but it gave me my business idea'
# Insights
From Business ETC
# Insights

'I lost hours of my life commuting on the M50 every day – but it gave me my business idea'

Sep 1st 2017, 6:34 PM 289 Views 0 Comments

After leaving corporate life, Ciara Garvan launched a startup to offer workers more flexible hours.

# funding - Thursday 31 August, 2017

The founder of Google's investment arm is putting money into Limerick startup Teckro
# Cash Pile
# Cash Pile

The founder of Google's investment arm is putting money into Limerick startup Teckro

Aug 31st 2017, 3:58 PM 677 Views 0 Comments

The young firm has raised more than $17 million to date.

A vulture fund is backing a big new Irish housebuilder - here's what we know so far
# Building And Property
# Building And Property

A vulture fund is backing a big new Irish housebuilder - here's what we know so far

Aug 31st 2017, 3:43 PM 2,063 Views 1 Comment

Glenveagh Properties is expected to list on the Irish Stock Exchange shortly.

The founder of Google's investment arm is putting money into Limerick startup Teckro
# Health
From Business ETC
# Health

The founder of Google's investment arm is putting money into Limerick startup Teckro

Aug 31st 2017, 9:53 AM 617 Views 0 Comments

The young firm has raised more than $17 million to date.

A vulture fund is backing a big new Irish housebuilder - here's what we know so far
# Building And Property
From Business ETC
# Building And Property

A vulture fund is backing a big new Irish housebuilder - here's what we know so far

Aug 31st 2017, 1:00 AM 7,382 Views 0 Comments

Glenveagh Properties is expected to list on the Irish Stock Exchange shortly.

# funding - Saturday 26 August, 2017

These are the incentives available for anyone starting a new business in Ireland
# Insights
From Business ETC
# Insights

These are the incentives available for anyone starting a new business in Ireland

Aug 26th 2017, 1:15 PM 686 Views 0 Comments

And hopefully there will be more to come for entrepreneurs in this year’s Budget.

# funding - Thursday 24 August, 2017

The Rolling Stones' one-time chef has crowdfunded a Kilkenny burger joint
# Hungry Moose
# Hungry Moose

The Rolling Stones' one-time chef has crowdfunded a Kilkenny burger joint

Aug 24th 2017, 1:45 PM 1,723 Views 0 Comments

The Hungry Moose is due to open on Upper John Street early next month.

Dublin's Cubic Telecom has got a huge funding boost from Audi and other backers
# Internet
From Business ETC
# Internet

Dublin's Cubic Telecom has got a huge funding boost from Audi and other backers

Aug 24th 2017, 9:07 AM 503 Views 0 Comments

The €40 million investment will be used to recruit more engineering staff and expand overseas.

# funding - Sunday 20 August, 2017

How weddings, festivals and Hennessy are helping Irish art after 'devastating' funding cuts
# IMMA
# IMMA

How weddings, festivals and Hennessy are helping Irish art after 'devastating' funding cuts

Aug 20th 2017, 4:00 PM 14,725 Views 7 Comments

We spoke to the director of the Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA) about how it thought outside the box to bring in more money.

The Rolling Stones' one-time chef has crowdfunded a Kilkenny burger joint
# Food And Drink
From Business ETC
# Food And Drink

The Rolling Stones' one-time chef has crowdfunded a Kilkenny burger joint

Aug 20th 2017, 2:00 PM 5,260 Views 0 Comments

The Hungry Moose is due to open on Upper John Street early next month.

After a failed crowdfunding bid, the maker of this anti-stress device has called in the examiner
# Last Throw Of Dice
# Last Throw Of Dice

After a failed crowdfunding bid, the maker of this anti-stress device has called in the examiner

Aug 20th 2017, 1:00 PM 28,609 Views 21 Comments

Dublin-based Galvanic recently asked the public for £700,000 in return for shares.

# funding - Thursday 17 August, 2017

'In the 80s, everyone wanted to be in a band. Now they all want to be in a startup'
# Insights
From Business ETC
# Insights

'In the 80s, everyone wanted to be in a band. Now they all want to be in a startup'

Aug 17th 2017, 6:00 PM 37 Views 0 Comments

This angel investor delivers a masterclass in networking at industry gatherings.

After a failed crowdfunding bid, the maker of this anti-stress device has called in the examiner
# Galvanic
# Galvanic

After a failed crowdfunding bid, the maker of this anti-stress device has called in the examiner

Aug 17th 2017, 2:45 PM 420 Views 1 Comment

Dublin-based Galvanic recently asked the public for £700,000 in return for shares.

A brewer with ties to Smithwick's is 'fighting in the trenches' for a share of the beer market
# Sullivan's Brewing
# Sullivan's Brewing

A brewer with ties to Smithwick's is 'fighting in the trenches' for a share of the beer market

Aug 17th 2017, 2:32 PM 838 Views 0 Comments

Sullivan’s Brewing Company is looking to expand its Kilkenny visitor centre.

# funding - Monday 14 August, 2017

After a failed crowdfunding bid, the maker of this anti-stress device has called in the examiner
# Funding
From Business ETC
# Funding

After a failed crowdfunding bid, the maker of this anti-stress device has called in the examiner

Aug 14th 2017, 1:00 AM 976 Views 0 Comments

Dublin-based Galvanic recently asked the public for £700,000 in return for shares.

# funding - Saturday 12 August, 2017

A brewer with ties to Smithwick's is 'fighting in the trenches' for a share of the beer market
# Food And Drink
From Business ETC
# Food And Drink

A brewer with ties to Smithwick's is 'fighting in the trenches' for a share of the beer market

Aug 12th 2017, 4:00 PM 1,046 Views 0 Comments

Sullivan’s Brewing Company is looking to expand its Kilkenny visitor centre.

# funding - Thursday 10 August, 2017

A Galway company has secured millions to market a bacteria-resistant device for sick cows
# Westway Health
# Westway Health

A Galway company has secured millions to market a bacteria-resistant device for sick cows

Aug 10th 2017, 2:29 PM 249 Views 0 Comments

Westway Health will use the money to commercialise a product that treats bovine mastitis.

Despite a failed Kickstarter, this Dublin-based man hasn't given up his 'wizarding' pub plan
# The Cauldron
# The Cauldron

Despite a failed Kickstarter, this Dublin-based man hasn't given up his 'wizarding' pub plan

Aug 10th 2017, 2:17 PM 528 Views 1 Comment

Matthew Cortland is looking in Ireland and the UK for investors who will back his idea.

# funding - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

A Galway company has secured millions to market a bacteria-resistant device for sick cows
# Startups
From Business ETC
# Startups

A Galway company has secured millions to market a bacteria-resistant device for sick cows

Aug 9th 2017, 3:38 PM 441 Views 0 Comments

Westway Health will use the money to commercialise a product that treats bovine mastitis.