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28 Sep 2017 1 Cumberland Place unveils LEED Platinum certification during World Green Building Week »

1 Cumberland Place unveils LEED Platinum certification during World Green Building Week

Today, a delegation from the Irish Green Building Council toured Hibernia REIT’s 1 Cumberland Place to officially unveil the building’s LEED Platinum level certification for a Repurposed Building. The ceremony coincides with World Green Building Week.  Located close to Trinity College, 1 Cumberland Place was completely refurbished by Hibernia Reit in 2016 and is one of the few office buildings in Ireland to achieve this certification. LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is a global recognized certification standard for sustainability in buildings, and LEED Platinum is the highest award level available. Some of the key features which...

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25 Sep 2017 Michael Cawley joins Linked Finance as Chairman »

Michael Cawley joins Linked Finance as Chairman

Linked Finance, Ireland’s leading P2P (Peer-to-Peer) lending platform, has appointed Michael Cawley, former Deputy Chief Executive of Ryanair, as its new Chairman. The company has grown rapidly in recent years and that growth shows no signs of slowing. In the first half of 2017, Linked Finance has seen lending to Irish SMEs increase by 243% on the same period last year. Commenting on his appointment Michael Cawley said: “Linked Finance is one of Ireland’s most exciting fintech companies and I am delighted to be able to support them as they embark on their next phase of...

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