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# nama - Friday 20 June, 2014

NAMA completes largest ever loan transaction at €5.6bn

It consisted mostly of loans secured on assets in Northern Ireland.

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The briefcase: this was the week in business

Opening shots in the budget war, cuddly Ryanair, and everything in between…

# nama - Friday 13 June, 2014

Harry Crosbie is suing Nama over €77 million debt charge

The former developer is alleging that Nama leaked personal information about him and is unfairly pursuing him over debts.

# nama - Friday 6 June, 2014

Here's how much the wind up of IBRC has cost us so far

The details of costs to the State are contained in a report by liquidator KPMG published today

# nama - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

Nama is selling the biggest-ever portfolio of Dublin apartments for €160 million

A total of 761 apartments are on the block in the capital, but who’s in the running to buy them?

NAMA to sell major site next to half-built former Anglo headquarters

It is envisaged that the completed development will be similar in size to the commercial footprint of the Spencer Dock development.

# nama - Thursday 29 May, 2014

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Nama pays developers €11 million every year in wages

The state’s bad bank has revealed a list of its wage categories for 134 developers.

What will NAMA have to say about its predicted profits at the PAC?

NAMA officials will be grilled by the Public Accounts Committee on the details of their latest annual report….

# nama - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

NAMA promises "the sight of cranes returning to Dublin’s Docklands"

The state’s bad bank generated €4.5 billion last year.

# nama - Monday 26 May, 2014

NAMA sold 26 properties with 'no evidence of open marketing'

The state’s bad bank is also unable to say how much it takes in rental income.

# nama - Sunday 18 May, 2014

Relatives of 1916 Rising rebels are angry about the plans for Moore Street

The relatives will link arms around Moore Street buildings today in protest at what’s being done to the street for the 2016 centenary.

# nama - Saturday 17 May, 2014

Is the Irish commercial property feeding frenzy a good idea?

Investors are hungry for Irish assets, and they’re not short of cash. But are we underselling ourselves?

# nama - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Morning! Here’s everything you need to know as you kick off your Tuesday.

NAMA sells loan for Ireland's tallest building

The loans for the Elysian Tower, along with a number of other properties in Ireland, the UK and Germany, were sold yesterday to Blackstone Real Estate.

# nama - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Here's the most complete breakdown of NAMA loans you'll see today

NAMA says that the lending “seems to have been carried out in haste” with poor security and documentation.

# nama - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

NAMA pledges €5m for Moore Street site but dispute remains over 1916 plans

It was announced last year that the four houses at 14 to 17 Moore Street are to be converted into a commemorative centre at the national monument.

# nama - Monday 21 April, 2014

Here's how many houses Nama has handed over for social housing 518

Here's how many houses Nama has handed over for social housing

Spoiler: It’s just 11 per cent of the available stock.

# nama - Monday 14 April, 2014

On the green: NAMA nets €5 million for €80 million Kildare golf resort

Original development costs for Moyvalley resort could have been as high as €80 million.

# nama - Friday 4 April, 2014

NAMA sells €5.4bn Northern Ireland loan book but won't disclose sale price

The loan portfolio, codenamed Project Eagle, has been sold to New York based investment firm Cerberus.

# nama - Thursday 3 April, 2014

Want to get into bed with NAMA? Form a queue...

121 companies have expressed an interest in partnering on NAMA’s property portfolio.

# nama - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

IBRC and NAMA will dump €15 billion worth of loans this year - report

Stress tests may encourage banks to offload loan books.

# nama - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Average value of Irish farm land drops €500 an acre

The latest report shows that land prices may be going down but demand is growing.

# nama - Friday 28 February, 2014

'Highly unlikely' that NAMA will still be operating by 2020

The bad bank announced plans today for another multi-billion redemption of senior bonds.

# nama - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

No policy decision made yet on NAMA speeding up sale of assets, says Noonan

He said he’s asked NAMA to explore what the implications would be of bringing forward the sale as he said the market would be able to carry a big sale.

# nama - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

INMO to call for investigation into Mount Carmel closure

The Oireacthas Health Committee is to meet today to discuss the matter.

# nama - Monday 3 February, 2014

NAMA redeems €750m in senior bonds from IBRC liquidation

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

# nama - Monday 27 January, 2014

Sell Mount Carmel and save jobs, urges SIPTU

SIPTU is set to meet with the liquidators of the hospital tomorrow, and is calling on them to negotiate with possible buyers.

# nama - Saturday 25 January, 2014

NAMA to ensure Mount Carmel patients' deposits will be returned

NAMA is dealing with deposits being paid to the hospital – consultants must deal with deposits paid to them.

# nama - Sunday 19 January, 2014

Poll: Does it feel like we've 'turned the corner'? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Does it feel like we've 'turned the corner'?

We’ve had a number of ‘good news’ economic stories in the last few days, but how are things feeling on a day-to-day basis?

# nama - Friday 17 January, 2014

Councils get ten million euro to spend on ghost estates

Families are still living in 992 ghost estates in Ireland.

# nama - Thursday 16 January, 2014

NAMA drops 80:20 home buyer scheme citing improving market conditions

Under the 80:20 deferred payment initiative, buyers pay 80 per cent of the value up front with a valuation then carried out after five years.

# nama - Saturday 11 January, 2014

Niall Mellon: ‘I was left penniless with €1 and my young family’

In a radio interview today, Niall Mellon spoke about being found guilty of breach of the peace and his public drunkenness conviction.

# nama - Friday 3 January, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Everyone’s been talking about Pat Cox, a Donegal house fire, and the bad weather…

NAMA has raised €16.5 billion since 2010

The bad bank raised €5.8 billion of that figure in 2013.

# nama - Saturday 21 December, 2013

The 9 at 9: Saturday

It’s Saturday and there are only four more sleeps ’til Santa. Here’s everything you need to know as you wrap, or buy, the last of your presents.

NAMA paid out over €143m in consultant fees since 2009

More than €18 million has been spent of legal fees since NAMA’s inception in 2009.

92 NAMA staff earned over €100k last year, four earned over €200k

When both NTMA and NAMA staff figures are combined, 15 staff members earned over €200,000 in 2012.

# nama - Friday 20 December, 2013

NAMA fights back against claims of illegality

NAMA’s bosses told an Oireachtas committee this morning that although they have not been presented with the specific allegations, they are “satisfied that they are unfounded”.

NAMA leaks, Russian adoption, and everything else happening in Leinster House today

What’s going on in Leinster House? Well, as you asked…