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#Willie McAteer

# willie-mcateer - Monday 23 January, 2017

Former Anglo Irish Bank director jailed for two-and-a-half years for fraud
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# Willie McAteer

Former Anglo Irish Bank director jailed for two-and-a-half years for fraud

Jan 23rd 2017, 1:23 PM 19,138 Views 0 Comments

Willie McAteer is currently serving a three and a half year sentence for other offences.

# willie-mcateer - Monday 16 January, 2017

Pat Whelan fined €3k for failing to keep proper record of fraudulent €8m loan
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# Courts

Pat Whelan fined €3k for failing to keep proper record of fraudulent €8m loan

Jan 16th 2017, 2:30 PM 18,822 Views 0 Comments

His colleague William McAteer will be sentenced next week.

# willie-mcateer - Friday 29 July, 2016

Anglo trial: Sentences of two to three-and-a-half years for trio convicted of fraudulent €7.2 billion transaction
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# Anglo

Anglo trial: Sentences of two to three-and-a-half years for trio convicted of fraudulent €7.2 billion transaction

Jul 29th 2016, 11:14 AM 42,641 Views 230 Comments

Denis Casey, William McAteer and John Bowe were found guilty of conspiracy to defraud last month.

# willie-mcateer - Wednesday 1 June, 2016

Anglo executives found guilty of conspiring to defraud the public
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# Anglo

Anglo executives found guilty of conspiring to defraud the public

Jun 1st 2016, 5:29 PM 25,139 Views 0 Comments

Former executives Willie McAteer and John Bowe were today found guilty following the longest criminal trial in Irish history.

# willie-mcateer - Monday 8 June, 2015

Former Anglo executive has been granted legal aid for his two upcoming trials
# Courts
# Courts

Former Anglo executive has been granted legal aid for his two upcoming trials

Jun 8th 2015, 10:40 PM 14,310 Views 0 Comments

The judge agreed that Willie McAteer would not be able to afford the trials unless he had “extraordinary means”.

# willie-mcateer - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Community service: 'Cheaper than jail and makes society more safe'
# Justice
# Justice

Community service: 'Cheaper than jail and makes society more safe'

Aug 24th 2014, 8:00 AM 7,268 Views 20 Comments

Last year, there were 2,354 Community Service Orders made, with a total of just over 352,000 hours in lieu of a custodial sentence.

# willie-mcateer - Monday 11 August, 2014

Pat Whelan and Willie McAteer arrested over alleged €8m Anglo fraud
# Anglo
# Anglo

Pat Whelan and Willie McAteer arrested over alleged €8m Anglo fraud

Aug 11th 2014, 1:13 PM 13,118 Views 0 Comments

The two were charged at the Courts of Criminal Justice this morning.

# willie-mcateer - Thursday 31 July, 2014

'Enjoy your community service': Judge gives former Anglo execs maximum 240 hours
# Anglo Irish Bank
# Anglo Irish Bank

'Enjoy your community service': Judge gives former Anglo execs maximum 240 hours

Jul 31st 2014, 10:51 AM 18,336 Views 172 Comments

The pair appeared at the Criminal Courts of Justice this morning.

Former Anglo executives to be sentenced today
# Anglo Trial
# Anglo Trial

Former Anglo executives to be sentenced today

Jul 31st 2014, 8:31 AM 7,011 Views 35 Comments

The two were found guilty in April, but sentencing was adjourned to assess their suitability for community service.

# willie-mcateer - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Anglo's Willie McAteer arrested and charged over financial irregularities
# Arrest
# Arrest

Anglo's Willie McAteer arrested and charged over financial irregularities

Jun 17th 2014, 10:57 PM 15,304 Views 0 Comments

Willie McAteer was previously found guilty on charges of providing unlawful loans for shares to the so-called Maple 10.

# willie-mcateer - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Opinion: Who was to blame – Anglo or the Financial Regulator? It's a false dichotomy.
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# Anglo

Opinion: Who was to blame – Anglo or the Financial Regulator? It's a false dichotomy.

Apr 30th 2014, 6:31 PM 513 Views 75 Comments

No jail time for convicted Anglo pair because Judge Nolan believes they were led into ‘error and illegality’ by the Financial Regulator? Well, the Anglo Tapes tell a very different story.

# willie-mcateer - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

No jail time for convicted Anglo pair, judge says prison sentences would be ‘incredibly unjust’
# Walking Free
# Walking Free

No jail time for convicted Anglo pair, judge says prison sentences would be ‘incredibly unjust’

Apr 29th 2014, 10:49 PM 67,450 Views 436 Comments

Pat Whelan and Willie McAteer will now be assessed for suitability for community service.

Convicted Anglo bankers will be sentenced at 3.45 pm this afternoon
# Anglo Trial
# Anglo Trial

Convicted Anglo bankers will be sentenced at 3.45 pm this afternoon

Apr 29th 2014, 12:11 PM 6,379 Views 48 Comments

Pat Whelan and Willie McAteer were convicted 11 days ago of providing the illegal loans to the ‘Maple 10′ developers so they could buy shares in Anglo.

# willie-mcateer - Monday 28 April, 2014

No sentence yet for Anglo pair as court hears more back and forth about legal advice
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# Another Day

No sentence yet for Anglo pair as court hears more back and forth about legal advice

Apr 28th 2014, 10:42 PM 11,457 Views 44 Comments

Anglo’s former lawyer told today’s sentencing hearing that he he did not know that the bank were intending to lend to the ‘Maple 10′ developers.

Anglo pair in court to face sentencing for illegal loan scheme
# Anglo Trial
# Anglo Trial

Anglo pair in court to face sentencing for illegal loan scheme

Apr 28th 2014, 6:15 AM 7,292 Views 41 Comments

Willie McAteer and Pat Whelan will find out today if they are to face a jail term.

# willie-mcateer - Friday 18 April, 2014

The Anglo verdicts are in...but what next for the banking inquiry, David Drumm and Seán Fitz?
# Anglo Trial
# Anglo Trial

The Anglo verdicts are in...but what next for the banking inquiry, David Drumm and Seán Fitz?

Apr 18th 2014, 9:06 AM 10,966 Views 89 Comments

A parliamentary inquiry into the banking crisis could kick off by the end of this year.

Waiting game at the Anglo trial: 'You never can guess when a jury will make up their mind'
# Anglo Trial
# Anglo Trial

Waiting game at the Anglo trial: 'You never can guess when a jury will make up their mind'

Apr 18th 2014, 7:30 AM 5,125 Views 6 Comments

The spotlight over the past seven days was on the seven women and five men who were to decide whether to convict three of Ireland’s former bankers on charges relating to illegal loans.

# willie-mcateer - Thursday 17 April, 2014

Anglo pair could each face five years in prison for each offence
# Anglo Trial
# Anglo Trial

Anglo pair could each face five years in prison for each offence

Apr 17th 2014, 6:28 PM 13,659 Views 115 Comments

The charges carry a penalty of up to five years in prison and/or a fine of up to €30,000 per offence.

Anglo jury continue deliberations on charges against Willie McAteer and Pat Whelan today
# Anglo Trial
# Anglo Trial

Anglo jury continue deliberations on charges against Willie McAteer and Pat Whelan today

Apr 17th 2014, 7:00 AM 3,818 Views 0 Comments

Yesterday, former CEO and Chairman of Anglo Irish Bank Sean FitzPatrick was found not guilty on all charges.

# willie-mcateer - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Sean FitzPatrick thanks jury as he is found not guilty at Anglo trial
# Verdict
# Verdict

Sean FitzPatrick thanks jury as he is found not guilty at Anglo trial

Apr 16th 2014, 11:10 PM 48,019 Views 0 Comments

FitzPatrick did not react as the verdict was read out but read a statement to reporters outside the courtroom.

Judge tells Anglo jury: It's ok if you reach a majority verdict
# Deliberations
# Deliberations

Judge tells Anglo jury: It's ok if you reach a majority verdict

Apr 16th 2014, 4:42 PM 7,901 Views 0 Comments

The jury has been deliberating since Friday afternoon.

# willie-mcateer - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

Jury yet to reach a verdict in Anglo trial
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# Anglo Irish Bank

Jury yet to reach a verdict in Anglo trial

Apr 15th 2014, 5:06 PM 5,358 Views 0 Comments

Today is day 45 of the trial which has heard evidence from 54 witnesses.

Anglo jury to resume deliberations today
# Anglo
# Anglo

Anglo jury to resume deliberations today

Apr 15th 2014, 7:52 AM 2,658 Views 0 Comments

The jury deliberated for six hours yesterday and will resume this morning.

# willie-mcateer - Monday 14 April, 2014

Anglo trial jury to continue deliberations
# Anglo Trial
# Anglo Trial

Anglo trial jury to continue deliberations

Apr 14th 2014, 8:13 AM 3,191 Views 0 Comments

The jury were urged by Judge Martin Nolan to have the “moral courage” to decide the case purely on fact.

# willie-mcateer - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

Dubai connection: How Anglo executives travelled to the Middle East but couldn’t get funding
# Anglo Trial
# Anglo Trial

Dubai connection: How Anglo executives travelled to the Middle East but couldn’t get funding

Feb 18th 2014, 6:16 PM 9,923 Views 0 Comments

Details of the plan were given by former CFO Matt Moran who confirmed today that he was given immunity from prosecution.

"Regulator squared" – Internal Anglo email details Maple 10 plan
# Anglo Trial
# Anglo Trial

"Regulator squared" – Internal Anglo email details Maple 10 plan

Feb 18th 2014, 1:20 PM 6,714 Views 0 Comments

The chief executive of Anglo UK Declan Quilligan said that six months after the ‘Maple 10′ deal it was “held up as an example of bad governance”. “I never felt that,” he said in court today.

# willie-mcateer - Saturday 15 February, 2014

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

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

Feb 15th 2014, 8:30 AM 5,800 Views 0 Comments

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

# willie-mcateer - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

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 17,276 Views 0 Comments

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

# willie-mcateer - Saturday 8 February, 2014

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

The strange, unruffled atmosphere of Court 19

Feb 8th 2014, 7:45 AM 8,719 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.

# willie-mcateer - Friday 7 February, 2014

Sean Quinn told the Financial Regulator: “Sean Quinn needs to be reined in”
# Anglo Trial
# Anglo Trial

Sean Quinn told the Financial Regulator: “Sean Quinn needs to be reined in”

Feb 7th 2014, 10:50 PM 25,729 Views 0 Comments

At a small meeting in February 2008, Sean Quinn told the Financial Regulator that he had been greedy, the court at the Anglo trial heard.

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 9,435 Views 0 Comments

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

# willie-mcateer - Thursday 6 February, 2014

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

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

Feb 6th 2014, 1:44 PM 7,470 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.

# willie-mcateer - Sunday 19 January, 2014

Explainer: Why is Sean Fitzpatrick in court next month?
# Anglo Irish Bank
# Anglo Irish Bank

Explainer: Why is Sean Fitzpatrick in court next month?

Jan 19th 2014, 8:00 AM 12,367 Views 0 Comments

There have been numerous court appearances. So, what happens now?

# willie-mcateer - Monday 13 January, 2014

Trial date for Seán Fitzpatrick and former Anglo execs to be set shortly
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# Courts

Trial date for Seán Fitzpatrick and former Anglo execs to be set shortly

Jan 13th 2014, 7:00 AM 9,037 Views 0 Comments

Proceedings are expected to last between three and six months.

# willie-mcateer - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

Pics: Seán FitzPatrick and former Anglo execs back in court
# Anglo Case
# Anglo Case

Pics: Seán FitzPatrick and former Anglo execs back in court

Mar 6th 2013, 3:59 PM 7,040 Views 0 Comments

The former head of the now defunct bank was back in court today ahead of his and two other former bank executives’ trial next year.

# willie-mcateer - Wednesday 23 January, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added Star Trek mixed with Sex and the City
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added Star Trek mixed with Sex and the City

Jan 23rd 2013, 8:00 PM 7,671 Views 3 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Pics: Seán FitzPatrick back in court as Anglo trial date set for January 2014
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# Anglo

Pics: Seán FitzPatrick back in court as Anglo trial date set for January 2014

Jan 23rd 2013, 12:11 PM 5,038 Views 0 Comments

The former chief of the now defunct bank appeared with two other former directors at the Circuit Criminal Court today as a trial date was provisionally set for next year.

Former Anglo boss Seán FitzPatrick due in court this morning
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# Anglo

Former Anglo boss Seán FitzPatrick due in court this morning

Jan 23rd 2013, 8:27 AM 4,352 Views 0 Comments

The former chief executive and chairman of the defunct Anglo Irish Bank is due in court alongside two other former directors at the bank this morning.

# willie-mcateer - Tuesday 9 October, 2012

Seánie, Willie and Pat: Morning in the dock for three wise men of Anglo
# Anglo In Court
# Anglo In Court

Seánie, Willie and Pat: Morning in the dock for three wise men of Anglo

Oct 9th 2012, 7:30 AM 5,461 Views 0 Comments

Three men who once headed the best bank in the world sat together but in silence in the dock at Dublin District Court yesterday.

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