(Adds details, shares). By Supantha Mukherjee. Sept 30 (Reuters) - EBay Inc said it would spin off PayPal, its fast-growing payments business, into a publicly traded company in the second half of 2015, marking an about-face for the company.
Apple's imbroglio with the EU over its Irish tax affairs help to shine the spotlight on why big tech firms love the Emerald Isle.
House prices across the country dropped by nearly �1,000 in September, but the average cost of a home in the capital was almost a third higher than before the financial crisis struck.
Royal Bank of Scotland has written back �800 million from provisions it had set aside to cover losses on bad loans after an improvement in economic conditions.
Wonga issued 4.6 million loans in 2013, a rise of 15 per cent, and lent a total of �1.3billion, compared with �1.19billion the previous year.