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Fintech
November 15 2018

How regtech innovation is lowering costs for financial services

The cost of the governance, risk management and regulatory compliance for financial service companies is estimated to be about 15 percent of the total cost of running a firm. This…
Ireland in the news West Coast Week-Startup to Scale
November 12 2018

Global thought leaders connect at West Coast Week 2018

Last week, Enterprise Ireland, hosted the 2018 edition of West Coast Week, in Dublin, Ireland. This prestigious event connects senior executives from the USA’s Silicon Valley, with Ireland’s leading entrepreneurs…
Tech Ryan Shaughnessy on how he helps US companies source innovative solutions for their challenges
November 6 2018

Helping US companies source innovative solutions for their challenges

We spoke recently with Chicago-based Ryan Shaughnessy, an Enterprise Ireland Market Advisor for the industrial technology sector, to ask about his work in helping US companies source innovative business solutions.…
Ireland Trinity College Dublin produces more venture-backed companies than any other European university
November 1 2018

Trinity College Dublin produces more venture-backed companies than any other European university

Over the last 13 years, graduates from Ireland’s Trinity College Dublin (TCD) have founded more venture-backed companies than graduates from any other university – according to PitchBook’s Universities Report. The PitchBook…
IoT Smart manufacturing revolution overcomes challenges in the age of IIoT
October 30 2018

Smart manufacturing overcomes challenges in the age of industrial IoT

We are now on the cusp of the fourth industrial revolution. The arrival of Industry 4.0, will likely bring about changes every bit as profound for economies and society as…
Medtech
October 25 2018

Four pieces of medical technology you might not know are Irish

Over the past twenty years, Ireland has built a reputation in the medical technology industry as both an innovative partner and base for business. This rapid rise to becoming one…
Construction The National Veterans Memorial and Museum in Columbus, Ohio
October 20 2018

APA Facade Systems designs spectacular aluminum façade systems for new National Veterans Memorial Museum

Established in 1975, APA Facade Systems is a leading manufacturer of high-performance aluminum facade, window and door systems. With offices in Dublin, Leeds, London and one opening soon in Boston,…
Talent Management
October 18 2018

Ireland’s got talent management: in the war for talent, source an Irish advantage

Elizabeth McHenry, Senior Development Advisor at Enterprise Ireland, describes how Irish companies are leading the global talent management sector. Hiring exceptional talent has become an international business. With Polish programmers…
Agritech
October 16 2018

Ireland advances from “food island” to leading global agritech force

James Maloney, a Senior Regional Development executive with Enterprise Ireland, looks at Ireland’s emergence as a key center for global Agritech innovation.  The dominant mega-trend in global agriculture for the…
Fintech transformative-impact-Irish-regtech
October 11 2018

The transformative impact of Irish regtech for global financial services

By Billy Hanley, Senior Development Advisor, Enterprise Ireland As the world of finance gathered in Ireland for MoneyConf 2018, Enterprise Ireland — the Irish Government’s development agency and one of…
News about Ireland Innovation at the heart of Ireland's success
October 8 2018

What’s driving Ireland’s rising status as a stellar innovation hub?

With a fast-growing economy that hosts the world’s top tech talent and a support system that accelerates the best homegrown ideas, the future looks bright for solutions launching from this…
Fintech Digitale Transformation im Bankwesen
October 4 2018

Opportunity knocks for Irish fintechs as innovations transform retail banking

Irish financial technology companies are seizing the opportunities presented by a number of retail banking innovation megatrends, according to Frank Schwab, keynote speaker at an Enterprise Ireland event in Frankfurt.…