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.

 

Central Bank of Ireland Issues Warnings on Unauthorised Investment Firms/Investment Business Firms

The Central Bank of Ireland today (19 March 2015) published the names of two unauthorised investment firms/investment business firms, Wakefield Securities Limited and Shields Corporate Partners.

Date:19 March 2015

Retail Interest Rate Statistics: January 2014

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:13 March 2015

Holders of Irish Government Bonds - January 2015

Statistical release on the holding of Irish Government Bonds for January 2015.

Date:11 March 2015

Security Issue Statistics – January 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:11 March 2015

Residential Mortgage Arrears and Repossessions Statistics: Q4 2014

The Central Bank has published its Residential Mortgage Arrears and Repossessions Statistics for end-Q4 2014.

Date:06 March 2015

Central Bank publishes findings of first review of Debt Management Firms

The Central Bank of Ireland has published its findings from a recent review of how debt management firms were complying with consumer protection requirements.

Date:27 February 2015

Money and Banking Statistics - January 2015

Money and Banking Statistics - January 2015

Date:27 February 2015

Central Bank publishes programme of themed inspections in Markets Supervision

The Central Bank of Ireland has published its programme of themed-inspections in Markets Supervision, which reflect a number of supervisory priorities for this year.

Date:26 February 2015

Central Bank publishes Household Credit Market Report: H1 2015

The Central Bank has today published the Household Credit Market Report

Date:25 February 2015

New €20 unveiled in Frankfurt

The ECB has unveiled the new €20 banknote today and announced it will enter into circulation on 25 November 2015.

Date:24 February 2015

Generation €uro Students’ Award Finalists Announced

The Central Bank of Ireland has announced the finalists of the Generation €uro Students’ Award for 2015 who will compete at the National Final on Monday 23 March.

Date:20 February 2015

Statement - Smart Resolutions

The Central Bank has secured High Court enforcement orders against two Clonmel firms: Clonmel C&R Management Consultants Limited, Smart Resolutions Mediation Limited and certain persons associated with the above entities.

Date:20 February 2015

Central Bank publishes report on Anti-Money Laundering/Countering the Financing of Terrorism and Financial Sanctions Compliance in the Irish Banking 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 banks in Ireland.

Date:17 February 2015

Retail Interest Rate Statistics: December 2014

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:13 February 2015

Security Issue Statistics – December 2014

The Central Bank has released its statistics on market-based financing activities of financial and non-financial firms incorporated in Ireland at end-December 2014

Date:11 February 2015

Holders of Irish Government Bonds - December 2014

The Central Bank has pubilshed its dataset on the holders of Irish government bonds for December 2014.

Date:11 February 2015

Central Bank publishes economic letter on mortgage insurance in an Irish context

The Central Bank of Ireland has published a new Economic Letter on ‘Mortgage insurance in an Irish context’ (Economic Letter Vol. 2015 No. 5).

Date:10 February 2015

Central Bank publishes enforcement priorities for 2015

The Central Bank of Ireland today published its statement of enforcement priorities for 2015. This builds on the Central Bank’s work to date.

Date:09 February 2015

Central Bank publishes Consumer Protection Outlook Report

The Central Bank has published its first Consumer Protection Outlook Report, which sets out a number of consumer protection themes it will be focusing on.

Date:06 February 2015

Central Bank announces appointment of Director, Policy and Risk

The Central Bank of Ireland announced today (5 February 2015) the appointment of Gerry Cross to the role of Director, Policy and Risk.

Date:05 February 2015