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Fraudsters access thousands of taxpayers' personal details from Revenue website

FRAUDSTERS have accessed the personal details of thousands of taxpayers held on a Revenue website.  Read more
28 May 20 17:13 © independent.ie

Insurers are warned over dividends

A CALL has been made for insurers in this country to be "named and shamed" if they plan to pay a dividend to their shareholders.  Read more
28 May 20 02:30 © independent.ie

Sharp rise in borrowers forced to seek loan payment breaks

New data shows that 140,000 payment breaks have been issued by lenders.  Read more
28 May 20 02:30 © independent.ie

ICare set to buy 23 homes to avoid families being evicted

APPROVED housing body iCare has negotiated a multi-million euro loan facility from AIB to allow it to buy more homes from distressed mortgage holders.  Read more
27 May 20 11:31 © independent.ie

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Irish Business & Finance

Paddy Power owner Flutter Entertainment likely to raise close to ?1bn through equity placing

Paddy Power owner Flutter Entertainment is likely to raise close to ?1bn via an equity placing to give it the financial firepower to capitalise on opportunities that arise from the...  Read more
28 May 20 17:54 © independent.ie

Draper Esprit makes a provision of 99m across its portfolio due to Covid-19

Dublin listed venture capital firm Draper Esprit has a made a provision for a 99m (?111m) adjustment across its portfolio due to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the valu...  Read more
28 May 20 07:43 © independent.ie

Irish banks resilient, says Donohoe as he defends slow restart

Government stands ready to fire up its efforts to revive growth, Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe reassured investors, as he defended the relatively slow pace of economic reopening...  Read more
28 May 20 02:30 © independent.ie

Shopping by numbers: Tesco pilots automated system to control store entry

TESCO is rolling out an automated entrance system to manage and limit the flow of customers into its stores.  Read more
28 May 20 02:30 © independent.ie