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Becoming a self-employed contractor can be lucrative and fulfilling - but you'll need plenty of hard work and discipline

For the disillusioned professional fed up with the 9-6 grind, navigating office politics or managing thankless workloads, ditching the commute and striking out alone as a self-employed contractor, wha [...]

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Lender Dilosk snaps up performing loan portfolio valued around €60m

Specialist lender Dilosk has swooped on a portfolio of performing loans in a move aimed at increasing the fledgling firm's toehold in the market. It is understood the mortgages are worth [...]

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Canary Wharf Group weighing up sale in 'Walkie Talkie' building

Canary Wharf Group is mulling a sale of its stake in one of the City of London’s most recognisable buildings, according to reports. The company is seeking agents to market its 50pc stake [...]

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Coulson's Ardagh will eye further acquisitions

An ebullient Paul Coulson has insisted that the Ardagh packaging giant he helped to create is only halfway through what he described as a "phenomenal adventure" following its New York Stock Exchange f [...]

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Reform how bosses' pay is decided, say unions

Trade unions have called for major reform of how the pay of executives is set in quoted companies and semi-states. The Irish Congress of Trade Unions wants more transparency around how t [...]

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Better than London, but Dublin quality of life lags EU peers

DUBLIN is ahead of London, but lagging well behind other developed cities as an attractive posting for expats. The Irish capital has ranked as just the 34th best place to live, according [...]

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Irish fear 'dangerous' contest for Brexit jobs

Ireland fears some rival countries are using lower regulatory standards to lure financial jobs moving as a result of Brexit. Financial Services Minister Eoghan Murphy raised the concerns [...]

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One-third of Dublin offices sold in deals worth €6bn since 2013

A new report from Savills on Ireland's property investment market has revealed that 1.1 million sq m (11.84 million sq ft) of modern office space has changed hands in Dublin since the beginning of 201 [...]

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Mortgage lending at seven-year high

NEW mortgage lending has exceeded the amount of money being paid off existing home loans for the first time in seven years. Lending for house purchases rose by a net €27m in the last three months of l [...]

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Irish economy on course to outpace euro zone for fourth year in a row

Ireland looks set to remain the best-performing economy in the eurozone for a fourth year in a row, despite escalating fears over Brexit. The fresh outburst of optimism follows a survey [...]

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Iceland removes last post-crash controls

Iceland's finance ministry said yesterday that in the coming week it would lift the remaining capital controls that have been in place since the financial crisis in 2008, easing restrictions on househ [...]

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Heavyweight Great West weathers lacklustre year

The great banking collapse of 2008, which still echoes resoundingly up and down the corridors of Irish business, had one small incidental spin-off. It helped Ireland introduce itself to the prudent co [...]

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Boost in activity for construction sector

Activity in the construction sector is expanding at a "sharp and accelerated" rate according to the latest Ulster Bank Construction Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI). Both housing and com [...]

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Cairn boss attacks office-building 'imbalance'

Dublin city will only see 800 new apartment units come to market over the next 18 months, according to the ceo of listed housebuilder Cairn Homes. Michael Stanley said the imbalance betw [...]

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Euro up as rate hike in 2018 is now on the cards

Mario Draghi, perhaps one of the most relaxed central-bank communicators in recent years, can stumble over his lines for once without anyone really losing the plot. On Thursday, the Euro [...]

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Rise in State spending ran ahead of growth last year

The rise in Government spending - led by wages - raced ahead of growth in the domestic economy last year, according to official figures. It comes as Public Spending Minister Paschal Dono [...]

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Galway marina on 20-acre site offers 'excellent potential'

Two years on from securing €1.7m for the 7.8-acre Lough Derg Marina in Killaloe, Co. Clare, agents CBRE are offering prospective buyers an opportunity to acquire an established private marina facility [...]

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State has until 2020 to repay €52bn, TDs told

The State must refinance €52bn in debt by 2020 - more than the entire national debt before the financial crash, the head of the National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) has said. The i [...]

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Misery index fails to convey dangerous public cynicism

WHATEVER happened to the misery index? Once upon a time a combination of inflation, unemployment and growth seemed to provide a reliable indicator of a government's popularity. Not any m [...]

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Origin Enterprises buys assets of UK company for €21m

Irish agri group Origin Enterprises has acquired assets from UK-based Bunn Fertiliser in a deal expected to cost around £18.2m (€21m). Bunn is a provider of prescription fertiliser and n [...]

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