Press releases 

This section contains press releases issued by the Central Bank.  Press releases for previous years are available by choosing the appropriate year in the drop down menu.

 

Money and Banking Statistics – April 2015

Publication of Money & Banking Statistics for April 2015

Date:29 May 2015

Central Bank reports on supervisory review programme of retail intermediary firms

The Central Bank has published the results of its extensive review programme of retail intermediary firms.

Date:29 May 2015

Central Bank of Ireland publishes new research on Government revenues since the crisis

The Central Bank of Ireland today publishes a new Economic Letter entitled Government Revenues in Ireland since the Financial Crisis.

Date:27 May 2015

Influences on Standard Variable Mortgage Pricing in Ireland

Influences on Standard Variable Mortgage Pricing in Ireland

Date:22 May 2015

Central Bank publishes report on Anti-Money Laundering/Countering the Financing of Terrorism and Financial Sanctions Compliance in the Irish Credit Union Sector

The Central Bank of Ireland today published a report of its observations in relation to Anti-Money Laundering (AML), Countering the Financing of Terrorism (CFT) and Financial Sanctions (FS) compliance by credit unions in Ireland.

Date:21 May 2015

Settlement Agreement between the Central Bank of Ireland and Mr Tadhg Gunnell

Settlement Agreement between the Central Bank of Ireland and Mr Tadhg Gunnell

Date:21 May 2015

Settlement Agreement between the Central Bank and Western Union Payment Services Ireland Limited

Central Bank of Ireland imposes fine of €1,750,000 in respect of Anti Money Laundering and Countering the Financing of Terrorism failures by Western Union Payment Services Ireland Limited

Date:19 May 2015

Central Bank of Ireland response to European Commission green paper

The Central Bank of Ireland has published its response to the European Commission's green paper on 'Building a Capital Markets Union'.

Date:15 May 2015

Holders of Irish Government Bonds - March 2015

Statistical release on the holding of Irish Government Bonds for March 2015

Date:13 May 2015

Security Issue Statistics – March 2015

The Central Bank has released its statistics on market-based financing activities of financial and non-financial firms incorporated in Ireland at end-March 2015.

Date:13 May 2015

IMF publishes Report on Observance of Standards and Codes and the Detailed Assessment of Observance of the Insurance Core Principles

These reports follow a review undertaken by the IMF of Insurance Supervision in Ireland against the 26 Insurance Core Principles issued by the International Association of Insurance Supervisors.

Date:13 May 2015

Retail Interest Rates: March 2015

The Retail Interest Rate Statistics cover lending to, and deposits from, households and non-financial corporations in the euro area by credit institutions resident in Ireland.

Date:08 May 2015

Central Bank publishes Economic Letter on the use of personal guarantees in Irish SME lending

The Central Bank of Ireland today publishes a new Economic Letter on ‘The use of personal guarantees in Irish SME lending’ (Economic Letter Vol. 2015 No. 6).

Date:07 May 2015

Quarterly Financial Accounts - Q4 2014

The Central Bank today published Quarterly Financial Accounts for Ireland. The accounts present a complete and consistent set of quarterly data for all resident institutional sectors in Ireland.

Date:07 May 2015

Central Bank of Ireland Issues Warning on Unauthorised Debt Management Firm

The Central Bank of Ireland has published the name of an unauthorised debt management firm, Rosaleen Grier t/a Grier & Associates (Ireland).

Date:06 May 2015

Central Bank publishes consultation on Corporate Governance Requirements for Investment Firms

Central Bank publication of consultation paper on Corporate Governance Requirements for Investment Firms

Date:05 May 2015

Central Bank of Ireland publishes Annual Report 2014 and Annual Performance Statement Financial Regulation 2014-2015

Publication of Annual Report 2014 and the Annual Performance Statment for 2014 - 2015

Date:01 May 2015

Money and Banking Statistics – March 2015

Publication of Money & Banking Statistics for March 2015

Date:30 April 2015

Central Bank of Ireland launches consultation on Central Credit Register

The Central Bank of Ireland has today (17 April 2015) published a consultation (CP93) entitled ‘Central Credit Register’ (CCR).

Date:17 April 2015

Security Issue Statistics – February 2015

The Central Bank has released its statistics on market-based financing activities of financial and non-financial firms incorporated in Ireland at end-January 2015.

Date:14 April 2015