Seanie Fitz must be getting used to having his collar felt. How many times is that he’s been arrested? Two? Three, Four? I’m losing count. Don’t get me wrong now. […]
It’s hard to beat Country ‘n’ Western billionaires for entertainment, and it doesn’t get more C ‘n’ W than Fermanagh, home place of Seán and Peter Quinn, but the Deliverance […]
Hands up all those who said you can’t burn senior bondholders. Anyone? No? You’re all very quiet over there. When even the Financial Times was saying Ireland should impose burden-sharing […]
I’d like to introduce the latest member of the Bock Collective. Brian Lucey is Professor of Finance at the School of Business, Trinity College Dublin, which means he knows a lot more than […]
For years, I thought my bank had a stock of anti-money in its vaults, and when my few shillings came into contact with the stuff, they were instantly annihilated. They […]
If you were in charge of a criminal investigation into the collapse of a bank, how many people would you put on the job? Hmm. Now there’s a tough one. […]
The IMF is now saying that small countries shouldn’t be rescuing the European banking system on their own and that the EU as a whole should step in to deal […]
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Michael Noonan defends capitalism
Economics professor analyses ECB bailout.