Astra sells rights as it focuses on new drugs

Astrazeneca has offloaded the European commercial rights to several heart medicines as it focuses on bringing new products to the market....

Move a mile to pay off your mortgage

Many homeowners could pay off their loan early by moving to a less pricey nearby area. Here’s how to make it work...

Fianna Fail urges ‘friendly vulture fund’ for distressed mortgages

Fianna Fail wants to introduce a bill creating a “Nama for mortgage holders” before the Dail’s summer recess in July....

The forecast for mortgages? There may be clouds ahead

There are fewer deals available for would-be first-time buyers in the aftermath of the Brexit vote...

‘Fomo’ loan for students is criticised

Bank of Ireland has been criticised for a new short-term loan that is being marketed to students to help finance their social lives....

Fitzpatrick: I had no reason to hide loans

Seán FitzPatrick, the former Anglo Irish chairman, told gardaí that he had no reason to hide the full extent of his loans from the bank, his trial has been told....

Athens to raid bank safes of tax cheats

Greece’s government is raiding savers’ safe deposit boxes to raise revenue and stamp out tax evasion....

Rates cost banks and state €33m

The eurozone’s policy of negative interest rates cost Irish banks and the government almost €33m in 18 months....