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#Grant Thornton

# grant-thornton - Sunday 25 March, 2018

After millions in investment, Irish TV's assets were snapped up for less than €200k

The Irish Post acquired parts of the Mayo-based station last year.

# grant-thornton - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

Financial services firm Grant Thornton is creating 250 new roles in Dublin

The positions will be in the area of tax, audit and financial advisory.

# grant-thornton - Monday 21 November, 2016

Rush Credit Union: Report finds 15 cars bought for car draw but can't find details of the winners

A liquidator has been appointed to the beleaguered institution.

# grant-thornton - Friday 4 November, 2016

Pat Hickey's family welcome postponement of Rio ticket review

The family also expressed their concern for the welfare of Pat Hickey, and want him to return to Ireland for medical treatment.

# grant-thornton - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

From The42 OCI postpones Rio ticket probe after threat of court injunction from Pat Hickey's lawyers Delay

OCI postpones Rio ticket probe after threat of court injunction from Pat Hickey's lawyers

The Executive Committee has taken the decision after the threat of a High Court injunction from Pat Hickey’s legal team.

# grant-thornton - Friday 28 October, 2016

Pat Hickey still in Rio as OCI prepares for release of report

The report into the governance of the OCI will be published soon.

# grant-thornton - Thursday 22 September, 2016

Foster's, Beamish and Murphy's sold in Irish pubs as local craft beer

It is believed this occurred in several dozen outlets Heineken Ireland trades with.

# grant-thornton - Wednesday 31 August, 2016

"The government needs its head examined" - should Ireland really throw €13 billion back in the EU's face?

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan insists he will appeal the €13 billion Irish tax bill handed down to Apple by the European Commission.

# grant-thornton - Monday 15 February, 2016

'Obviously the brides are very distressed': Hunt on for new wedding venues after hotel closure

The Aherlow House Hotel closed last week, affecting the wedding plans of more than 40 couples.

# grant-thornton - Friday 6 February, 2015

The Government has a big secret plan to lure Irish emigrants home

Any incentives are expected to target middle-income earners

# grant-thornton - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

Universities are under financial pressure - here's how they can survive

A Grant Thornton survey looks at their finances and suggests how they can survive the pressure.

# grant-thornton - Friday 28 March, 2014

€5.4bn laundered through Ireland in one year - report

An estimated €3bn is laundered through the Irish economy each year, according to a new report from Grant Thornton.

# grant-thornton - Monday 9 December, 2013

Largest shopping centre in the midlands enters receivership

Grant Thornton have been appointed as receivers in an agreement that includes the shopping centre, car park, and a number of apartments.

# grant-thornton - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

Families have seen monthly disposable income drop by €300 since 2008

A family with one parent has also seen its tax bill jump by 125 as a result of austerity policies, according to a new report.

# grant-thornton - Monday 29 July, 2013

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

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

# grant-thornton - Friday 26 April, 2013

One in four pharmacies in Ireland operating at a loss

The figures come from a Grant Thornton survey released by the Irish Pharmacy Union as its conference gets under way in Kildare today.

# grant-thornton - Friday 19 April, 2013

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Receivers appointed to companies behind former Grand Canal Theatre and Point Village

NAMA has installed receivers from Grant Thornton accountants to run some companies controlled by businessman Harry Crosbie.

# grant-thornton - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

Horsemeat scandal to play 'significant role' in Irish food business growth

A new Europe-wide focus on labelling and traceability could increase turnover for these businesses over the next year, according to a new report.

# grant-thornton - Thursday 7 March, 2013

Interim examiner appointed to 'Sunday Business Post' newspaper

Mick McAteer of Grant Thornton is tasked with finding a viable business plan for the paper, which employs 76 people.

# grant-thornton - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

The Submarine Bar in Crumlin closed as receivers appointed

The well-known pub in south Dublin had receivers appointed to it yesterday.

# grant-thornton - Friday 2 November, 2012

Exchequer returns show €2.9 billion deficit due, in part, to payment to the ESM

Spending at the Department of Social Protection was more than expected, whereas the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation continues to underspend.

# grant-thornton - Tuesday 9 October, 2012

Joint liquidators appointed to Treasury Holdings

The appointment of joint liquidators also includes 16 subsidiary companies.

# grant-thornton - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

Outlook for charities is 'questionable', say advisers

Barnardos closure is just the ‘tip of the iceberg’, according to Grant Thornton.

# grant-thornton - Tuesday 10 April, 2012

Report: Ireland will soon have fewer charities

The survey found that the future outlook for many non-profits is questionable…and boards may have to decide to cease operations altogether.

# grant-thornton - Thursday 15 March, 2012

SIPTU urges administrator of €5m ‘slush fund’ to release confidential report

The Public Accounts Committee was told that a report by accountants Grant Thornton is “privileged” and won’t be handed over.

# grant-thornton - Saturday 7 January, 2012

Ireland the only EU country where business sentiment is up

An international study from Grant Thornton reckons Irish businesses are far more optimistic about 2012 than they were for 2011.

# grant-thornton - Friday 22 July, 2011

NAMA appoints receiver to some properties owned by Sean Dunne

A number of properties owned by the developer Sean Dunne have had a receiver appointed by NAMA.

# grant-thornton - Wednesday 27 April, 2011

NAMA appoints receiver to Grehan assets

The developers’ corporate and personal debts to NAMA – including assets like the former site of the UCD Veterinary College in Ballsbridge – are believed to run into hundreds of millions of euro

# grant-thornton - Thursday 24 March, 2011

One in three Irish businesses plan to expand in 2011

Confidence may be returning slowly to the Irish economy but funds to finance acquisitions are still hard to come by.

# grant-thornton - Tuesday 8 March, 2011

Ireland one of the top European countries for promoting women to senior financial positions

Ireland ranks second in Europe and 11th globally when it comes to promoting women to senior financial positions.

# grant-thornton - Monday 31 January, 2011

Irish businesses third most pessimistic: report

Irish firms have ranked as the third most pessimistic – coming in only behind Spain and Japan.