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#Financial Services

# financial-services - Thursday 12 July, 2018

One 'Big Four' firm is taking on 500 new staff - and more than half will be graduates
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# The Eys Have It

One 'Big Four' firm is taking on 500 new staff - and more than half will be graduates

Jul 12th 2018, 6:01 AM 19,206 Views 13 Comments

EY is hiring for its offices across the country as its fee income climbs.

One 'Big Four' firm is taking on 500 new staff - and more than half will be graduates
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One 'Big Four' firm is taking on 500 new staff - and more than half will be graduates

Jul 12th 2018, 2:00 AM 2,724 Views 0 Comments

EY is hiring for its offices across the country as its fee income climbs.

# financial-services - Thursday 5 July, 2018

‘You need to sit in an office and go through some crappy jobs before you can run a business’
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# Insights And Opinion

‘You need to sit in an office and go through some crappy jobs before you can run a business’

Jul 5th 2018, 2:14 PM 805 Views 0 Comments

After years fixing problem projects for funds industry giants, Kevin Deasy decided to launch his own startup.

Dublin-based student lender Future Finance was forced to repay €2m for breaching credit laws
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Dublin-based student lender Future Finance was forced to repay €2m for breaching credit laws

Jul 5th 2018, 9:29 AM 587 Views 0 Comments

The fintech company was over €20m in the red last year.

# financial-services - Friday 29 June, 2018

‘You need to sit in an office and go through some crappy jobs before you can run a business’
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‘You need to sit in an office and go through some crappy jobs before you can run a business’

Jun 29th 2018, 3:01 PM 1,676 Views 0 Comments

After years fixing problem projects for funds industry giants, Kevin Deasy decided to launch his own startup.

# financial-services - Thursday 28 June, 2018

The CEO of the Irish Stock Exchange has stepped down months after a multimillion-euro takeover
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The CEO of the Irish Stock Exchange has stepped down months after a multimillion-euro takeover

Jun 28th 2018, 10:15 AM 539 Views 0 Comments

The group was bought by Netherlands-headquartered Euronext earlier this year.

# financial-services - Thursday 21 June, 2018

Mobile-only Starling Bank is prepping Ireland for its first launch into the eurozone
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# Startups And Tech

Mobile-only Starling Bank is prepping Ireland for its first launch into the eurozone

Jun 21st 2018, 2:30 PM 2,634 Views 2 Comments

The UK challenger bank – set up by a former AIB exec – plans to open an office here by end of the year.

# financial-services - Wednesday 20 June, 2018

The financial watchdog will start forcing banks to disclose cheaper mortgage rates
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The financial watchdog will start forcing banks to disclose cheaper mortgage rates

Jun 20th 2018, 11:32 AM 158 Views 0 Comments

New Central Bank rules aim to encourage consumers to shop around for better deals.

Former Anglo boss David Drumm has been handed a six-year jail term
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Former Anglo boss David Drumm has been handed a six-year jail term

Jun 20th 2018, 7:37 AM 300 Views 0 Comments

The sentencing comes after one of the longest trials in the history of the State.

# financial-services - Saturday 16 June, 2018

Mobile-only Starling Bank is prepping Ireland for its first launch into the eurozone
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Mobile-only Starling Bank is prepping Ireland for its first launch into the eurozone

Jun 16th 2018, 6:00 AM 1,971 Views 0 Comments

The UK challenger bank – set up by a former AIB exec – plans to open an office here by end of the year.

# financial-services - Friday 15 June, 2018

The Collison brothers' Stripe is bulking up its Dublin office to get closer to Europe
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The Collison brothers' Stripe is bulking up its Dublin office to get closer to Europe

Jun 15th 2018, 1:00 AM 1,126 Views 0 Comments

The $9.2 billion payments company has been expanding its local engineering team.

# financial-services - Thursday 14 June, 2018

Payments firm Circle is applying for an Irish licence to protect itself from Brexit
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Payments firm Circle is applying for an Irish licence to protect itself from Brexit

Jun 14th 2018, 1:00 AM 715 Views 0 Comments

The company has applied for e-money authorisation to ensure continued European operations.

# financial-services - Wednesday 6 June, 2018

Former Anglo boss David Drumm has been found guilty
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Former Anglo boss David Drumm has been found guilty

Jun 6th 2018, 6:08 PM 528 Views 0 Comments

The trial of the ex-Anglo CEO has been one of the longest-running in the history of the State.

# financial-services - Thursday 17 May, 2018

'Worst come to worst, I'd have stood on the street to find work so I could provide for my family'
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'Worst come to worst, I'd have stood on the street to find work so I could provide for my family'

May 17th 2018, 10:37 AM 757 Views 0 Comments

After losing his accountancy job, Emeka Ikwukeme tried to find a job but ended up as his own boss.

One of the world's largest law firms is opening a post-Brexit office in Dublin
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# Dla Piper

One of the world's largest law firms is opening a post-Brexit office in Dublin

May 17th 2018, 10:34 AM 1,256 Views 0 Comments

DLA Piper sees opportunities to expand by helping foreign companies in their moves to the capital.

# financial-services - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

One of the world's largest law firms is opening a post-Brexit office in Dublin
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One of the world's largest law firms is opening a post-Brexit office in Dublin

May 15th 2018, 10:59 AM 1,214 Views 0 Comments

DLA Piper sees opportunities to expand by helping foreign companies in their moves to the capital.

# financial-services - Friday 11 May, 2018

'Worst come to worst, I'd have stood on the street to find work so I could provide for my family'
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'Worst come to worst, I'd have stood on the street to find work so I could provide for my family'

May 11th 2018, 5:51 PM 3,137 Views 0 Comments

After losing his accountancy job, Emeka Ikwukeme tried to find a job but ended up as his own boss.

# financial-services - Thursday 10 May, 2018

After luring some of Deloitte's top staff, this blockchain firm is setting up shop in Dublin
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# Consensys

After luring some of Deloitte's top staff, this blockchain firm is setting up shop in Dublin

May 10th 2018, 4:05 PM 862 Views 0 Comments

ConsenSys has hired senior staff from the big-four giant, including its EMEA blockchain boss.

# financial-services - Wednesday 9 May, 2018

There has been a sharp increase in the number of whistleblowers contacting the Central Bank
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There has been a sharp increase in the number of whistleblowers contacting the Central Bank

May 9th 2018, 10:05 PM 18,163 Views 12 Comments

Reports of wrongdoings in the financial sector nearly doubled last year.

There has been a sharp increase in the number of whistleblowers contacting the Central Bank
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There has been a sharp increase in the number of whistleblowers contacting the Central Bank

May 9th 2018, 5:01 PM 255 Views 0 Comments

Reports of wrongdoings in the financial sector nearly doubled last year.

Irish Life pays out €50k settlement after hiring a private detective to snoop on customers
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Irish Life pays out €50k settlement after hiring a private detective to snoop on customers

May 9th 2018, 3:11 PM 6,119 Views 0 Comments

The Dublin couple had already settled a €60,000 claim against the company.

# financial-services - Monday 7 May, 2018

Poll: Do you think a public banking model could threaten Ireland's elite lenders?
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Poll: Do you think a public banking model could threaten Ireland's elite lenders?

May 7th 2018, 3:09 PM 681 Views 0 Comments

AIB, Bank of Ireland and Ulster Bank have a triopoly on lending to small Irish firms.

# financial-services - Sunday 6 May, 2018

After luring some of Deloitte's top staff, this blockchain firm is setting up shop in Dublin
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After luring some of Deloitte's top staff, this blockchain firm is setting up shop in Dublin

May 6th 2018, 2:00 PM 5,169 Views 0 Comments

ConsenSys has hired senior staff from the big-four giant, including its EMEA blockchain boss.

# financial-services - Saturday 5 May, 2018

Following a soft launch, the UK’s latest fintech unicorn has bigger plans for Ireland this year
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Following a soft launch, the UK’s latest fintech unicorn has bigger plans for Ireland this year

May 5th 2018, 2:00 PM 1,086 Views 0 Comments

Digital banking startup Revolut is aiming to have 250,000 Irish users by the end of 2018.

# financial-services - Saturday 28 April, 2018

Here's what small firms need to do to boost their chances of getting a loan approval
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Here's what small firms need to do to boost their chances of getting a loan approval

Apr 28th 2018, 2:00 PM 611 Views 0 Comments

SMEs often find the process frustrating.

# financial-services - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

Why this founder set up his fintech startup in Dundalk over London or the IFSC
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Why this founder set up his fintech startup in Dundalk over London or the IFSC

Apr 25th 2018, 6:01 PM 935 Views 0 Comments

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile Gecko Governance.

# financial-services - Saturday 21 April, 2018

Despite pumping millions into his latest idea, Colm Lyon is in no hurry to take over the world
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Despite pumping millions into his latest idea, Colm Lyon is in no hurry to take over the world

Apr 21st 2018, 2:01 PM 947 Views 0 Comments

The fintech founder who sold his first business for €115 million is slowly growing his next project.

What Lazio football club and Dublin Zoo can teach you about invoice fraud
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What Lazio football club and Dublin Zoo can teach you about invoice fraud

Apr 21st 2018, 12:00 PM 1,881 Views 0 Comments

Small and large companies have been targeted with this potentially catastrophic scam.

# financial-services - Friday 13 April, 2018

Paddy Power's former boss has been appointed chair of Bank of Ireland
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Paddy Power's former boss has been appointed chair of Bank of Ireland

Apr 13th 2018, 9:37 AM 423 Views 0 Comments

Patrick Kennedy will succeed Archie Kane, who retires in July.

# financial-services - Thursday 12 April, 2018

A Dublin startup wants to help taxi drivers and freelancers get steady pay cheques
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# Trezeo

A Dublin startup wants to help taxi drivers and freelancers get steady pay cheques

Apr 12th 2018, 2:42 PM 2,305 Views 1 Comment

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile Trezeo.

Mastercard is going on a recruitment spree for tech staff in Dublin
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Mastercard is going on a recruitment spree for tech staff in Dublin

Apr 12th 2018, 1:00 AM 359 Views 0 Comments

The payments giant is planning to fill 175 new roles by 2020.

# financial-services - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

Irish Life workers are going on strike after their pension scheme was axed
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Irish Life workers are going on strike after their pension scheme was axed

Apr 10th 2018, 4:04 PM 514 Views 0 Comments

The company is switching to a cheaper defined contribution system.

# financial-services - Thursday 5 April, 2018

A Dublin startup wants to help taxi drivers and freelancers get steady pay cheques
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A Dublin startup wants to help taxi drivers and freelancers get steady pay cheques

Apr 5th 2018, 5:42 PM 1,518 Views 0 Comments

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile Trezeo.

# financial-services - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

Banks can keep using crash-era losses to avoid tax so the State can 'get back its money'
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Banks can keep using crash-era losses to avoid tax so the State can 'get back its money'

Mar 28th 2018, 10:48 AM 631 Views 0 Comments

Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe has no plans to change the rules on ‘deferred tax assets’.

# financial-services - Saturday 24 March, 2018

How to successfully sell your business in 10 steps
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How to successfully sell your business in 10 steps

Mar 24th 2018, 12:00 PM 954 Views 0 Comments

The culmination of a lifetime’s work, selling a company can be emotional – and time-consuming.

# financial-services - Thursday 22 March, 2018

Meet the fintech exec who moved west for the hiking and ended up with a startup
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# Payslip

Meet the fintech exec who moved west for the hiking and ended up with a startup

Mar 22nd 2018, 4:05 PM 808 Views 0 Comments

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile Payslip.

# financial-services - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Meet the fintech exec who moved west for the hiking and ended up with a startup
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Meet the fintech exec who moved west for the hiking and ended up with a startup

Mar 15th 2018, 6:17 PM 2,708 Views 0 Comments

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile Payslip.

# financial-services - Monday 12 March, 2018

Poll: Should banks be stopped from using crash-era losses to lower their tax bills?
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Poll: Should banks be stopped from using crash-era losses to lower their tax bills?

Mar 12th 2018, 5:18 PM 716 Views 0 Comments

A proposed policy change could have negative consequences for taxpayers.

# financial-services - Thursday 1 March, 2018

AIB is lining up hefty share bonuses for senior staff to stop them leaving
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AIB is lining up hefty share bonuses for senior staff to stop them leaving

Mar 1st 2018, 3:00 PM 12,889 Views 59 Comments

The State-owned bank wants to give its executives deferred bonuses worth up to 100% of their salary.

AIB is lining up hefty share bonuses for senior staff to stop them leaving
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AIB is lining up hefty share bonuses for senior staff to stop them leaving

Mar 1st 2018, 1:45 PM 2,588 Views 0 Comments

The State-owned bank wants to give its executives deferred bonuses worth up to 100% of their salary.