Aztec Exchange raised $3.5 million in funding and planned to create 100 jobs in Dublin.
The pair joined Taoiseach Leo Varadkar for the latest instalment.
But the payments processor reported an operating profit of just under €5.8 million last year.
As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series we profile Initiative Ireland.
The financial firm will occupy two and a half floors of the new Molesworth Street office block.
Most of the 80 jobs on offer will be based in Clonakilty.
The semi-state says the ‘smart account’ has already been introduced at 200 post offices.
The multinational banking giant said it would move some people to the Irish capital.
Analysts believe companies setting up EU headquarters will look to Frankfurt and Paris.
The investigation was revealed in a court case involving a €60,000 personal injury petition.
The firm is planning to pay out a major dividend to its parent company, RSA.
The investment and banking giant is buying a Dublin office that will hold up to 1,000 workers.
The Galway Roast will use the €25,000 it raised to help bankroll its fifth café.
MEP Brian Hayes says the government would generate €1 billion if it sold its stake in Bank of Ireland.
The total number of insolvent firms decreased in the first six months of 2017.
The bank took its first step towards a full return to private ownership today.
The bailout-out lender is worth 50% more than Bank of Ireland after the sale.
The Web Summit head says next year’s Moneyconf will be focused on retail.
The Web Summit boss had a lot to get off his chest at a press conference today.
The Belgian group said it will offer ‘an appealing proposition’ for small Irish firms later this year.