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 announces new regulations on residential mortgage lending

The Central Bank of Ireland today (27 January) announced the introduction of new regulations which will apply proportionate limits to mortgage lending by regulated financial services providers in the Irish market.

Date:27 January 2015

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

The Central Bank of Ireland today (22 January 2015) published the name of an unauthorised investment firm/investment business firm, Wagner Capital Management Group (USA).

Date:22 January 2015

Rotation of voting rights at the Governing Council of the European Central Bank

From its 22 January 2015 meeting, the Governing Council of the European Central Bank will have a new voting system.

Date:22 January 2015

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

The Central Bank of Ireland has published the Irish responses to the January 2015 Euro Area Bank Lending Survey.

Date:20 January 2015

Holders of Government Bonds - November 2014

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

Date:14 January 2015

Update on Custom House Capital

Update on Custom House Capital

Date:14 January 2015

Economic letter: Interpreting data for Ireland in international banking statistics

The Central Bank has published an Economic Letter entitled 'Interpreting data for Ireland in international banking statistics'.

Date:14 January 2015

Security Issue Statistics – November 2014

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

Date:13 January 2015

Retail Interest Rate Statistics: November 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:12 January 2015

Central Bank outlines proposed additional measures for lending to SMEs

The Central Bank has published a consultation paper reviewing the Code of Conduct for Business Lending to Small and Medium Enterprises.

Date:11 January 2015

Central Bank Design Competition for Collector Coin

The Central Bank will publish an advertisement in tomorrow’s newspapers inviting artists and designers who would be interested in designing the coins to submit expression of interest.

Date:09 January 2015

Central Bank issues coin commemorating Ernest Walton and gives special award at BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition

The Central Bank of Ireland will launch on 13 January 2015 a €15 limited edition silver proof commemorative coin to honour Nobel Laureate Ernest Walton and his ground-breaking achievements in the field of physics.

Date:08 January 2015