Speedo shifts tax domicile to Ireland, €6m for start-ups, and how students can chose the right bank

Irish Times | Sep 14, 2021 at 8:30 AM
  • Pentland Group, the British owner of sports brands Speedo and Lacoste and the majority owner of stock market listed retailer JD Sports, has shifted its tax domicile to Ireland.
  • Irish start-ups have raised over €6 million from crowdfunding campaigns locally in the first eight months of the year as individual investors put some of their Covid savings to good use.
  • And finally, in this week’s Media column, editor of marketing.ie, Michael Cullen, writes that a culture of intentional inclusivity needs to be fostered in marketing and that management should educate and train employees around unconscious bias and racism and encourage people to share lived experiences.