Revealed: How long it takes to get a deposit for a mortgage

SURGING rents and the Central Bank lending rules mean it now takes up to four years to save for a deposit to get a mortgage for a Dublin property.

Student loan firm to enter Irish market

US venture capital heavyweight Mark Stevens – who oversaw early-stage investments in firms such as Google and PayPal – has taken a stake in Ireland-based student loan provider Future Finance, underpinning the Dublin firm’s plans to enter new markets.

Aryzta boss Killian has €960k performance bonus ‘withheld’

Swiss Irish food group Aryzta has withheld the €958,000 performance related bonus of its chief executive Owen Killian.

WiFi firm Casa to create 50 new jobs over next three years

Broadband access company Casa Systems has established operations in Limerick with the aim of creating over 50 new jobs in the next three years.

European Investment Bank opens first Irish office

The European Investment Bank (EIB) is to open it first Irish office later this year.

Electricity and gas prices: householders to benefit from string of price cuts

HOUSEHOLDERS are set to benefit from a string of price cuts, and new discounts being offered by one of the leading suppliers.

Mail newspaper group axing 400 jobs amid falling advertising sales

The owner of the Daily Mail and The Mail on Sunday is axing 400 jobs as it battles against plunging advertising sales.

Economic impact of Brexit on Ireland will be ‘negative and material’, central bank warns

The exact economic impact of Brexit on Ireland will be “negative and material,” both in the short-term and in the longer term, according to the deputy governor of the Central Bank.

Trump email series attacks Hillary Clinton over links to Denis O’Brien and Irish Government

The campaign of Republican Presidential nominee Donald Trump has dragged Denis O’Brien and the Irish Government into his attacks on Hillary Clinton.

Price of average three-bed semi detached rises above €200,000 for first time since crash

The price of an average three-bed semi detached house has risen above €200,000 for the first time since the financial crash, new research has shown.

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