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 Warning on Unauthorised Debt Management Firm

The Central Bank of Ireland has published the name of an unauthorised debt management firm, Smart Resolutions Mediation Limited (Ireland).

Date:15 August 2014

Holders of Irish Government Bonds - June 2014

The Central Bank has pubilshed its latest dataset on the holders of Irish government bonds.

Date:13 August 2014

Security Issue Statistics – June 2014

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

Date:12 August 2014

Retail Interest Rate Statistics: June 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:08 August 2014

Central Bank of Ireland Issues Warning on Unauthorised Investment Firm

The Central Bank of Ireland has published the name of an unauthorised investment firm, Citystate Consulting Co. (USA).

Date:07 August 2014

New research on monetary operations and the interbank market

The Central Bank of Ireland has published a new Technical Paper on “ECB Monetary Operations and the Interbank Repo Market” (Technical Paper No. 09/RT/14).

Date:07 August 2014

Central Bank of Ireland Issues Warning on Unauthorised Investment Firm

The Central Bank of Ireland has published the name of an unauthorised investment firm, Hunt Acquisition Group (Japan).

Date:06 August 2014

Central Bank of Ireland Issues Warning on Unauthorised Investment Firm

The Central Bank of Ireland has published the name of an unauthorised investment firm, Asian Futures Trading Group (Hong Kong).

Date:05 August 2014

New research on Mortgage Repayments after Permanent Modification in Ireland

The Central Bank of Ireland has published a new Economic Letter ‘Mortgage Repayments after Permanent Modification’which examines mortgage repayment patterns after permanent modification in Ireland.

Date:05 August 2014

Central Bank confirms provisional liquidator appointed to Berehaven Credit Union

Following an application by the Central Bank of Ireland, the High Court has approved the appointment of a provisional liquidator to Berehaven Credit Union.

Date:01 August 2014

Central Bank of Ireland Issues Warning on Unauthorised Retail Credit Firm

The Central Bank of Ireland has published the name of an unauthorised retail credit firm, Day-Long Loans and Financial Investment (Ireland).

Date:01 August 2014

Consultation paper on Fitness and Probity regime for credit unions also authorised as retail intermediaries

The Central Bank of Ireland has published a consultation paper on the Fitness and Probity regime for credit unions that are also authorised as retail intermediaries.

Date:01 August 2014

Money and Banking Statistics – June 2014

Credit to households and non-financial corporations continued to contract on an annual basis, as repayments exceeded new lending. Irish resident private-sector deposits also declined on an annual basis, despite net inflows during the month of June.

Date:31 July 2014

Central Bank of Ireland publishes Irish responses to the July 2014 Euro Area Bank Lending Survey

The Central Bank has published the Irish responses to the July 2014 Euro Area Bank Lending Survey

Date:30 July 2014

Central Bank of Ireland publishes a new Economic Letter on Corporate Liquidations in Ireland

New research on corporate liquidations in Ireland

Date:30 July 2014

Update on Custom House Capital

Update on Custom House Capital

Date:29 July 2014

Central Bank to Lift Prohibition on Lending by Investment Funds

The Central Bank of Ireland has today (28 July 2014) published a consultation paper ‘Consultation on loan originating Qualifying Investor AIF’.

Date:28 July 2014

Central Bank of Ireland Quarterly Bulletin Q3 2014

The Central Bank of Ireland has published Quarterly Bulletin Q3 2014.

Date:28 July 2014

Central Bank publishes research on the Irish reinsurance industry and the introduction of the Macroeconomic Imbalance Procedure

The Central Bank of Ireland has published two signed articles from the Central Bank’s Quarterly Bulletin for Q3 2014: Reinsurance in Ireland: Development and Issues and Ireland and the Macroeconomic Imbalance Procedure

Date:25 July 2014

Central Bank publishes Guidelines on Variable Remuneration for Sales Staff as part of on-going engagement on achieving a consumer-centred sales culture

The Central Bank has published Guidelines on the Variable Remuneration Arrangements for Sales Staff following the completion of a cross-sectoral review of incentives payable to employees of banks, insurance companies and investment firms.

Date:24 July 2014