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 publishes Irish responses to the January 2015 Euro Area Bank Lending Survey

Central Bank publishes Irish responses to the January 2015 Euro Area Bank Lending Survey

Date:19 January 2016

FinCoNet Publishes Report on Sales Incentives and Responsible Lending

On 14 January, FinCoNet published its report outlining key findings on the topic of Sales Incentives and Responsible Lending.

Date:18 January 2016

Retail Interest Rates - November 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:15 January 2016

SME default rates declining - SME Market Report

The Central Bank publishes the SME Market Report for the second half of 2015.

Date:15 January 2016

Central Bank of Ireland named Central Bank of the year

The Central Bank of Ireland has been named ‘Central Bank of the Year’ by the Central Banking publications Central Banking Journal and centralbanking.com.

Date:14 January 2016

Security Issue Statistics - November 2015

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

Date:14 January 2016

Holders of Government Bonds - November 2015

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

Date:13 January 2016

Financial Vehicle Corporation Statistics Q3 2015

Publication of Financial Vehicle Corporation Statistics Q3 2015

Date:12 January 2016

New regulations for credit unions now in force

Following a public consultation process, the Credit Union Act 1997 (Regulatory Requirements) Regulations 2016 came into force for credit unions on 1 January 2016.

Date:11 January 2016

Solvency II comes into effect

1 January 2016 marks a significant milestone for the Irish insurance industry with the arrival of the Solvency II regime.

Date:04 January 2016