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#Quinn Insurance

# quinn-insurance - Monday 10 February, 2014

‘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 10,596 Views 0 Comments

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

# quinn-insurance - Monday 12 August, 2013

Seán Quinn tells supporters he will be vindicated
# In Pictures
# In Pictures

Seán Quinn tells supporters he will be vindicated

Aug 12th 2013, 8:58 AM 13,152 Views 161 Comments

Ireland’s one-time richest man believes the current government is anti-Seán Quinn because it has been “sold a pup”.

# quinn-insurance - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

Court refuses to lift freezing orders on Quinn family bank accounts
# Quinn
# Quinn

Court refuses to lift freezing orders on Quinn family bank accounts

Aug 6th 2013, 12:35 PM 7,700 Views 0 Comments

The orders were put in place in 2011 as the bank alleged the family were trying to put assets out of its reach.

# quinn-insurance - Monday 29 July, 2013

Former Quinn auditors will 'vigorously defend' €1bn negligence claim
# Quinn Insurance
# Quinn Insurance

Former Quinn auditors will 'vigorously defend' €1bn negligence claim

Jul 29th 2013, 6:14 PM 10,095 Views 26 Comments

The joint administrators of Quinn Insurance are suing the firm’s former auditors Pricewaterhouse Coopers (PWC) for €1 billion over alleged negligent auditing.

# quinn-insurance - Thursday 3 January, 2013

Seán Quinn released from Mountjoy after nine-week sentence for contempt
# Sean Quinn
# Sean Quinn

Seán Quinn released from Mountjoy after nine-week sentence for contempt

Jan 3rd 2013, 10:30 AM 8,289 Views 99 Comments

The bankrupt Cavan businessman, formerly Ireland’s richest man, has completed a nine-week sentence.

# quinn-insurance - Friday 21 December, 2012

Seán Quinn to be released from jail for 3 days over Christmas
# Sean Quinn
# Sean Quinn

Seán Quinn to be released from jail for 3 days over Christmas

Dec 21st 2012, 9:56 AM 5,950 Views 68 Comments

The decision was taken following talks between the Attorney General, the Prison Service and the Minister for Justice, Alan Shatter.

# quinn-insurance - Friday 7 December, 2012

Kevin Spacey is definitely not playing Seán Quinn in new movie
# Kevin Spacey
From The Daily Edge
# Kevin Spacey

Kevin Spacey is definitely not playing Seán Quinn in new movie

Dec 7th 2012, 9:59 AM 5,547 Views 0 Comments

No more Oirish accents from Spacey, for the time being anyway.

# quinn-insurance - Thursday 15 November, 2012

Quinn family call for public inquiry in wake of Liberty Insurance job losses
# Liberty
# Liberty

Quinn family call for public inquiry in wake of Liberty Insurance job losses

Nov 15th 2012, 8:57 PM 17,029 Views 96 Comments

The family say a public inquiry into the Administration of Quinn Insurance is now more necessary “than ever”.

Liberty Insurance to cut 285 jobs
# Job Losses
# Job Losses

Liberty Insurance to cut 285 jobs

Nov 15th 2012, 3:53 PM 6,978 Views 52 Comments

The company that took over from Quinn Insurance will make 140 redundancies in Dublin, 75 in Cavan, and 70 in Enniskillen.

# quinn-insurance - Sunday 14 October, 2012

GALLERY: At least 5,000 attend rally supporting Quinn family in Co Cavan
# Cavan
# Cavan

GALLERY: At least 5,000 attend rally supporting Quinn family in Co Cavan

Oct 14th 2012, 8:38 PM 38,624 Views 105 Comments

The Concerned Irish Citizens group is demanding “natural justice for the Quinn family and the citizens of Ireland”.

There's another rally for the Quinns in Cavan today
# Quinn Rally
# Quinn Rally

There's another rally for the Quinns in Cavan today

Oct 14th 2012, 9:48 AM 9,096 Views 144 Comments

Organisers say they’re expecting thousands to turn out in support of Seán Quinn and his family.

# quinn-insurance - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Oireachtas committee to discuss State’s liability over Quinn Insurance losses
# Quinn Insurance
# Quinn Insurance

Oireachtas committee to discuss State’s liability over Quinn Insurance losses

Oct 10th 2012, 6:30 AM 3,024 Views 14 Comments

The Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform will discuss the possible €1.65bn liability to other insurers.

# quinn-insurance - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

Sean Quinn's daughter to appear on TV3's Tonight show
# Quinn
# Quinn

Sean Quinn's daughter to appear on TV3's Tonight show

Aug 15th 2012, 6:46 PM 19,192 Views 225 Comments

Quinn said she expects her father will join his son behind bars as the family is unable to purge their contempt.

# quinn-insurance - Sunday 12 August, 2012

Astronomical figures and Dáil drinks: The week in quotes
# Said And Done
# Said And Done

Astronomical figures and Dáil drinks: The week in quotes

Aug 12th 2012, 7:00 PM 5,811 Views 2 Comments

“Either take off the cross or put on pants.”

# quinn-insurance - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

Seán Quinn says Quinn Insurance liability costs are 'truly shocking'
# Quinn Insurance
# Quinn Insurance

Seán Quinn says Quinn Insurance liability costs are 'truly shocking'

Aug 8th 2012, 8:46 PM 11,520 Views 216 Comments

Quinn suggested that the Government had been misled by administrators – whom he accused of “destroying one of the most profitable companies in Irish corporate history”.

# quinn-insurance - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

Cost of Quinn Insurance administration may exceed €1.6bn
# Quinn
# Quinn

Cost of Quinn Insurance administration may exceed €1.6bn

Aug 7th 2012, 5:10 PM 5,053 Views 113 Comments

The Government has been called on to clarify its plans for the 2 per cent insurance levy in light of the escalation of covering losses at the former business.

# quinn-insurance - Wednesday 1 August, 2012

Seán Quinn: It’s Anglo, and not us, that owes billions to the State
# Sean Quinn
# Sean Quinn

Seán Quinn: It’s Anglo, and not us, that owes billions to the State

Aug 1st 2012, 11:52 PM 14,220 Views 0 Comments

In an interview with TV3, the former billionaire says IBRC has already repossessed the companies which owed money to it.

# quinn-insurance - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Quinn Insurance administration may cost €1.6bn
# Quinn
# Quinn

Quinn Insurance administration may cost €1.6bn

Jul 31st 2012, 8:40 PM 5,309 Views 62 Comments

The new figure is hundreds of millions of euro more than the original estimate given last year.

# quinn-insurance - Friday 29 June, 2012

Seán Quinn escapes jail – for now – after being found guilty of contempt
# Quinn Versus Anglo
# Quinn Versus Anglo

Seán Quinn escapes jail – for now – after being found guilty of contempt

Jun 29th 2012, 3:12 PM 11,648 Views 89 Comments

The former billionaire was ordered to stop moving assets out of the reach of the bank formerly known as Anglo.

# quinn-insurance - Tuesday 26 June, 2012

Sean Quinn found guilty of contempt of court
# Quinn Versus Anglo
# Quinn Versus Anglo

Sean Quinn found guilty of contempt of court

Jun 26th 2012, 11:36 AM 7,456 Views 6 Comments

The judge described Sean Quinn as “evasive and uncooperative” and said on a number of occasions he embarked on “lengthy criticisms of Anglo” rather than answering questions.

# quinn-insurance - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Quinn Healthcare announces name change
# Insurance
# Insurance

Quinn Healthcare announces name change

May 1st 2012, 7:31 PM 11,597 Views 32 Comments

The company is abandoning the name of Seán Quinn, its bankrupt former owner whose finances have been the subject of controversy.

# quinn-insurance - Tuesday 24 January, 2012

Quinn announces second health insurance price hike of 2012
# Quinn
# Quinn

Quinn announces second health insurance price hike of 2012

Jan 24th 2012, 1:11 PM 2,093 Views 17 Comments

The insurer said prices across its schemes will rise by six per cent from March.

# quinn-insurance - Monday 9 January, 2012

'Vendetta' against Seán Quinn, say former tycoon's daughters
# Sean Quinn
# Sean Quinn

'Vendetta' against Seán Quinn, say former tycoon's daughters

Jan 9th 2012, 9:09 AM 5,797 Views 88 Comments

Ciara and Aoife Quinn spoke out as part of a New York Times profile of the businessman, who has claimed bankruptcy.

# quinn-insurance - Wednesday 4 January, 2012

Health insurers set to absorb new levy hike - for now
# Health Insurance
# Health Insurance

Health insurers set to absorb new levy hike - for now

Jan 4th 2012, 7:05 PM 2,381 Views 13 Comments

The government’s levy on health insurance has been raised by €80 for adults – but VHI and Aviva will not pass on the increase.

# quinn-insurance - Monday 28 November, 2011

Sean Quinn ordered to repay €1.6 billion
# Sean Quinn
# Sean Quinn

Sean Quinn ordered to repay €1.6 billion

Nov 28th 2011, 4:40 PM 4,309 Views 73 Comments

Businessman Quinn has been ordered by the Commercial Court to repay €1.6 billion to the IBRC, formerly known as Anglo Irish Bank.

# quinn-insurance - Thursday 24 November, 2011

Quinn: "What happened over the last two years shouldn't have happened"
# Sean Quinn
# Sean Quinn

Quinn: "What happened over the last two years shouldn't have happened"

Nov 24th 2011, 10:20 PM 7,093 Views 60 Comments

In an interview with a Fermanagh newspaper Sean Quinn vowed to restore his family’s reputation – and said that he has received thousands of letters of support from well-wishers.

# quinn-insurance - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

Quinn ordered to repay €417m of Anglo debt
# Sean Quinn
# Sean Quinn

Quinn ordered to repay €417m of Anglo debt

Nov 23rd 2011, 12:23 PM 1,980 Views 14 Comments

The judgement is the largest before the courts in the history of the State.

# quinn-insurance - Saturday 12 November, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Nov 12th 2011, 8:00 PM 1,508 Views 0 Comments

Catch up on the day’s biggest stories – as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

# quinn-insurance - Tuesday 4 October, 2011

Court told Quinn Insurance will need €738m from State fund
# Courts
# Courts

Court told Quinn Insurance will need €738m from State fund

Oct 4th 2011, 4:00 PM 594 Views 17 Comments

Administrators for Quinn Insurance tell the High Court that the company will need €738m to remain a viable concern.

# quinn-insurance - Wednesday 14 September, 2011

Government proposes levy on insurance policies - to pay for Quinn bailout
# Quinn Insurance
# Quinn Insurance

Government proposes levy on insurance policies - to pay for Quinn bailout

Sep 14th 2011, 11:22 AM 3,440 Views 32 Comments

A new bill published by Michael Noonan will place a 2 per cent levy on insurance premiums – to cover Quinn Insurance’s losses.

# quinn-insurance - Friday 29 July, 2011

Aviva to hike cost of most popular health plan
# Aviva
# Aviva

Aviva to hike cost of most popular health plan

Jul 29th 2011, 11:01 AM 334 Views 2 Comments

The health insurer will increase its premiums for the second time this year, with its Level 2 plan now costing over €1,000.

# quinn-insurance - Friday 27 May, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

May 27th 2011, 7:58 PM 699 Views 0 Comments

All the day’s news, and the bits and pieces you may have missed…

Quinn Group reports operating loss of €888m for 2009
# Quinn
# Quinn

Quinn Group reports operating loss of €888m for 2009

May 27th 2011, 7:01 PM 477 Views 0 Comments

Over €640m of that loss comes from losses at Quinn Insurance, which is currently under administration.

# quinn-insurance - Thursday 28 April, 2011

Quinn insurance lost €706 million in 2009
# Quinn
# Quinn

Quinn insurance lost €706 million in 2009

Apr 28th 2011, 3:11 PM 619 Views 0 Comments

The news of the figures come as the company is expected to be sold off to an American insurance giant and Anglo Irish Bank. The losses will also mean it will need help from the Insurance Compensation Fund.

# quinn-insurance - Wednesday 27 April, 2011

# quinn-insurance - Saturday 16 April, 2011

Quinn told politicians he "made mistakes" in racking up €2.9bn debt
Live Apr 16th 2011, 11:35 AM

Quinn told politicians he "made mistakes" in racking up €2.9bn debt

# quinn-insurance - Tuesday 12 October, 2010

Quinn administrations refuse to name takeover bidders
# Quinn Insurance
# Quinn Insurance

Quinn administrations refuse to name takeover bidders

Oct 12th 2010, 2:28 PM 223 Views 0 Comments

Quinn Insurance’s administrators say they will not publish a shortlist of interest bidders because it could effect the sale.