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 issues commemorative coin in honour of Irish inventor John Philip Holland

The Central Bank of Ireland launches a €15 limited edition Silver Proof collector coin to commemorate John Philip Holland [1841 - 1914], the Irish born inventor of the modern submarine.

Date:01 September 2014

Money and Banking Statistics – July 2014

Lending to households and non-financial corporations by credit institutions continued to contract on an annual basis, as repayments exceeded new lending.

Date:29 August 2014

Central Bank releases new research on Irish SME property exposure

The Central Bank of Ireland today publishes a new Economic Letter ‘Irish SME property exposure: what do we know?’ (Economic Letter Vol. 2014 No.8).

Date:20 August 2014

Central Bank research finds that businesses in Ireland are reducing cheque usage faster than consumers

The Central Bank of Ireland published the findings of an analysis of cheque usage in Ireland, which follows on from its initial survey in 2012.

Date:19 August 2014

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