Category Archives: Ireland

A Different Era

The fitness levels on display in the last Sunday’s All Ireland final once again had us in awe. Similarly, when I watch Rugby and many other sports I marvel at the speed, strength and athleticism of today’s players. Matches have … Continue reading

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How will investment markets react to Trump or Clinton as President?

The gap between the two candidates has all but closed as we fast approach the 8th November finish line. Markets will either rise, fall or stay the same immediately after the election. This short term ‘movement’ has always been unknowable … Continue reading

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Irish Banking Sector Takes Major Hit

The actions undertaken by Danske and Acc bank are the result of “the on-going recession in Ireland”. Also the government levy put on banks which was announced this month and will raise €150m a year, probably did not help the foreign-owned banks. Continue reading

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