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# anglo-irish-bank - Tuesday 25 June, 2013

Gilmore ‘shocked’ by Anglo Tapes, while Howlin is ‘personally sickened’

The government has indicated that an inquiry into the bank crisis could get underway later this year.

Poll: Do you have confidence in the planned banking inquiry? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you have confidence in the planned banking inquiry?

Brendan Howlin promises a robust inquiry into the night of the bank guarantee.

This was the hold music at Anglo Irish Bank in 2008 Anglo Tapes This post contains videos

This was the hold music at Anglo Irish Bank in 2008

More revelations in today’s Irish Independent which shed new light on the conduct of senior bankers at the toxic bank…

In full: Ex-Anglo exec denies that he tried to mislead the Central Bank

John Bowe, Anglo’s head of capital markets in 2008, insists that recorded exchanges between him and another executive took place “during a period of severe and unprecedented market dislocation”.

# anglo-irish-bank - Monday 24 June, 2013

‘Anglo tapes show need for banking inquiry’ – man who wants to run inquiry

Ciarán Lynch, the chair of the Oireachtas finance committee, says the tapes may be “the tip of the iceberg”.

Anglo tapes ‘should be handed over to the Gardaí’

Opposition parties have called for Gardaí, the DPP and the Director of Corporate Enforcement to investigate the content of the tapes.

The Anglo Tapes: 9 jaw-dropping quotes from before the bailout

There have been calls for a fresh banking inquiry following the revelations in the Irish Independent this morning.

The 9 at 9: Monday

Good morning! Here are nine things to know before you start your day…

# anglo-irish-bank - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

Unfinished Anglo HQ defaced with anti-Semitic graffiti

The graffiti, shown in our pictures, was discovered this morning and the owner of the site, the Central Bank, is now investigating how a break-in occurred.

# anglo-irish-bank - Saturday 27 April, 2013

Noonan denies ECB instruction to refuse information about IBRC ECB

Noonan denies ECB instruction to refuse information about IBRC

The finance minister says the ECB has not told Ireland to refuse Freedom of Information requests about the IBRC wind-up.

# anglo-irish-bank - Saturday 20 April, 2013

From Business ETC Union now tells IBRC staff to cooperate with NAMA over new roles Ibrc

Union now tells IBRC staff to cooperate with NAMA over new roles

The Irish Bank Officials Association is now telling its members at IBRC to cooperate with NAMA if they are interested in roles there having previously said it was “imperative” that they did not cooperate.

# anglo-irish-bank - Saturday 6 April, 2013

From Business ETC Noonan insists IBRC staff can only get statutory redundancy Ibrc

Noonan insists IBRC staff can only get statutory redundancy

Staff at the former Anglo Irish Bank have seen previously agreed redundancy packages invalidated following the dramatic liquidation of the financial institution in February.

# anglo-irish-bank - Friday 29 March, 2013

From Business ETC After four years and €64.1 billion, bank guarantee is finally scrapped Banks

After four years and €64.1 billion, bank guarantee is finally scrapped

Ireland will still guarantee bonds issued by banks since 2010, but will no longer guarantee new bonds or high-level deposits.

# anglo-irish-bank - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

Column: How can lay juries cope with serious fraud cases, like that of Anglo Irish Bank?

With over 24 million documents and a court case that could take over six months, the availability of jurors and their understanding of this complex trial is being flagged by legal professionals. Nuala Haughey explores the future of juries in white collar crime cases.

# anglo-irish-bank - Friday 22 March, 2013

‘All we’re looking for is a fair deal’ – An IBRC worker on the impact of liquidation

Since the bank formerly known as Anglo Irish Bank was liquidated last month ordinary workers have been left in the dark as to their fate and that of redundancy packages they’d agreed prior to ‘promnight’. Here, an employee speaks out…

# anglo-irish-bank - Thursday 7 March, 2013

Eamon Gilmore: Labour has brought Ireland from chaos to stability in two years

Labour has had to make some tough choices in government but, as a result, Ireland can be more confident about its future, writes Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore.

# anglo-irish-bank - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

Pics: Seán FitzPatrick and former Anglo execs back in court Anglo Case This post contains images

Pics: Seán FitzPatrick and former Anglo execs back in court

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.

# anglo-irish-bank - Friday 1 March, 2013

Seán Fitzpatrick back in court on 12 charges

The 64-year-old faces charges of making 12 counts of misleading Anglo Irish Bank’s auditors.

# anglo-irish-bank - Friday 15 February, 2013

From Business ETC IBRC senior executives will not get termination pay-off: Noonan Ibrc

IBRC senior executives will not get termination pay-off: Noonan

Michael Noonan has said Mike Aynsley and other senior IBRC figures are entitled only to their statutory minimums.

# anglo-irish-bank - Sunday 10 February, 2013

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Good morning. Here are nine things to know today.

# anglo-irish-bank - Saturday 9 February, 2013

Timeline: The 24 hours that secured the promissory note deal

It was dramatic, chaotic, uncertain and very confusing as Ireland struck a deal to tear up the promissory notes and repay Anglo’s debts over a longer period. Here’s how it unfolded…

# anglo-irish-bank - Friday 8 February, 2013

Poll: Did the government get a good deal on the promissory notes? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Did the government get a good deal on the promissory notes?

The government argues that swapping the €3.06 billion annual payments for long-term bonds is the best we could have got, but others argue we’re still paying the debt. What do you think?

# anglo-irish-bank - Thursday 7 February, 2013

Column: Will the young pay for the sins of the old under the promissory note deal?

The restructured debt obligation will give the Government fiscal space and breathing room. Whether this benefits the young depends on what they do with that time, writes Sam Brazys.

In full: ‘The annual promissory note payments are gone’ – Enda Kenny

The Taoiseach’s full speech to the Dáil on the revised promissory note arrangements which will see the IOUs replaced with long-term government bonds.

Supreme Court adjourns promissory note appeal as TDs seek to join case

David Hall says his case concerns issues wider than that of the €3.06 billion payment due in March that now appears unlikely following the liquidation of IBRC overnight.

Explainer: What happened last night? Why was IBRC liquidated? What happens now?

Why on earth were the Dáil and Seanad sitting until the small hours of this morning? This might help…

Legality of promissory note to be challenged in the Supreme Court today

David Hall’s legal challenge to the €3.06 billion Anglo promissory note was dismissed by the High Court last week but he intends to appeal to the Supreme Court this morning despite the overnight developments.

TDs vote to liquidate IBRC in dramatic late-night Dáil sitting

TDs voted by 113 votes to 35 to wind down the former Anglo, laying off its employees with immediate effect.

LIVE: Seanad debates legislation to liquidate IBRC Prom Night This post contains videos

LIVE: Seanad debates legislation to liquidate IBRC

Watch live from the Seanad Chamber as members deliberate on whether to immediately wind down the former Anglo.

Here’s how every TD voted on the Bill to liquidate IBRC

Here’s the total voting chart for how the Dáil divided on its final decision to liquidate the former Anglo Irish Bank.

As it happened: Dáil approves Bill to liquidate IBRC

Catch up with text commentary from the Dáil as TDs voted to wind up the former Anglo.

# anglo-irish-bank - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

Poll: Do you support swapping the promissory note for long-term bonds? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you support swapping the promissory note for long-term bonds?

The government wants to issue long-term bonds to get rid of the IBRC promissory notes. What do you think?

President Higgins returning to Ireland to consider IBRC legislation

Michael D Higgins has interrupted a trip to Italy to make himself available if the Oireachtas passes an IBRC bill tonight.

Here’s the schedule for the Dáil’s late-night IBRC sitting

It’ll be a late one in the Dail.

From Business ETC Chief Whip says leaking of elements of IBRC plan is ‘unfortunate’ Ibrc

Chief Whip says leaking of elements of IBRC plan is ‘unfortunate’

Paul Kehoe: “The Minister for Finance has taken action to secure the stability of IBRC in the face of these leaks.”

Dáil to sit at 10:30pm to debate emergency legislation on liquidating IBRC Promissory Note

Dáil to sit at 10:30pm to debate emergency legislation on liquidating IBRC

TDs will reconvene after 10pm tonight to discuss plans to transfer IBRC’s assets to NAMA – as part of a deal to replace the promissory notes with long-term Government bonds.

# anglo-irish-bank - Monday 4 February, 2013

Read in full: Mario Draghi’s letter to Fianna Fáil’s Michael McGrath

The Fianna Fáil finance spokesperson has called on Michael Noonan to hold face-to-face negotiations with the European Central Bank president after he wrote to him last month.

# anglo-irish-bank - Sunday 3 February, 2013

Everything you need to know about the promissory notes, but were afraid to ask

You have been and will be hearing a lot about promissory notes in the coming weeks but what’s it all about? We’ve taken your questions, come up with some of our own and asked the experts…

# anglo-irish-bank - Friday 1 February, 2013

Technical Group to force Dáil vote on promissory note repayment

15 TDs, led by Shane Ross, have tabled a motion calling for a public assertion that Ireland won’t make the next repayment.

Interview: ‘People have had enough, debt write-down is the only solution now’ – Nick Webb

Do our politicians have it in them to say no more, asks writer and journalist, Nick Webb, who gives his ideas on what should be top of the politician’s to-do list.