Martina Devlin: Fingleton's capacity for self-deception has no limit
Published 26/04/2010 | 05:00
THERE'S cold comfort in wealth when its acquisition leads to the utter destruction of your good name, as Michael Fingleton has discovered.
The financier has embarked on a campaign to restore his reputation by offering to donate his contentious €1m bonus to charity -- a sum he somehow managed to be paid for pushing Irish Nationwide off a cliff.
Last year he offered to give it back. We're still waiting. Now he is volunteering to distribute it to charity.