Daily Archives: January 23, 2014

Replicating the success of Stripe, here

Posted on by Will Goodbody

By Will Goodbody, Science and Technology Correspondent @willgoodbody Last year was a pretty strong one for investment in Irish technology start-ups. Currency Fair ($2.5m), Trustev($3m), RAPT Touch (€4m), FeedHenry (€7m), Logentries (€7.3m) were among a whole host of growing Irish … Continue reading

They haven’t gone away you know – the OECD’s tax plans

Posted on by Sean Whelan

By Economics Correspondent Sean Whelan Pay attention tax-dodgers!  The OECD people have been working hard on the issue of double non-taxation, and will be producing a slew of reports over the next couple of months. They, in turn, will feed … Continue reading

Fallout from high risk mortgage lending continues

Posted on by David Murphy

By David Murphy, Business Editor It is remarkable how much damage sub-prime lenders did in their short burst of lending during the boom. These lenders typically offered loans to people who had difficulty getting mortgages with traditional banks or building … Continue reading