Publications 

The Central Bank produces a number of publications which reflect the work of the organisation.   You can navigate to the category of publication you are looking for from the left navigation bar on this page. 

Our economics publications include quarterly assessments of the Irish economy (Quarterly Bulletins), in-depth economic research of a technical nature (Research Technical Papers), essays on economic issues of national or international interest (Economic Letters) and assessments of financial stability (Macro-Financial Reviews).  

Our Insurance Statistical Data is also available in this section and in the Corporate Publications category you can find a number of publications including our Annual Reports and our Strategic Plans.  

   Publications - [Displaying most recent 15]
DateTitle and Description
SME Market Report 2014H217/12/2014SME Market Report 2014H2
SME Market Report 2014H2
Macro-Financial Review 2014.215/12/2014Macro-Financial Review 2014.2
 
Economic Letter - Vol 2014, No. 1410/12/2014Economic Letter - Vol 2014, No. 14
Do first time buyers default less? Implications for macro-prudential policy - Robert Kelly, Terry O'Malley & Conor O'Toole
Settlement Agreement between the Central Bank of Ireland and Provident Personal Credit Limited trading as Provident01/12/2014Settlement Agreement between the Central Bank of Ireland and Provident Personal Credit Limited trading as Provident
The Central Bank of Ireland (the “Central Bank”) has fined a licenced moneylender, Provident Personal Credit Limited t/a Provident (the “Firm”) €105,000, and reprimanded it for breaches of legislation relating to certain moneylending practices. The Central Bank’s investigations found serious breaches with regulatory requirements aimed at protecting consumers. These findings have been accepted by the Firm as part of the settlement agreement between the Central Bank and the Firm.
Economic Letter - Vol 2014, No. 1324/11/2014Economic Letter - Vol 2014, No. 13
Loan loss forecasting: a methodological overview - Edward Gaffney, Robert Kelly, Paul Lyons & Fergal McCann
Research Technical Paper 16RT14  24/11/2014Research Technical Paper 16RT14
A transitions-based framework for estimating expected credit losses by Edward Gafney, Robert Kelly & Fergal McCann
Research Technical Paper 17RT1424/11/2014Research Technical Paper 17RT14
A transitions-based model of loan default for Irish mortgages by Robert Kelly and Terence O'Malley
Research Technical Paper 18RT14  24/11/2014Research Technical Paper 18RT14
Modelling default transitions in the UK mortgage market by Fergal McCann
Economic Letter - Vol 2014, No. 1221/11/2014Economic Letter - Vol 2014, No. 12
Central Bank Minutes - Danielle Kedan and Rebecca Stuart
Settlement Agreement between the Central Bank of Ireland and Ulster Bank Ireland Limited12/11/2014Settlement Agreement between the Central Bank of Ireland and Ulster Bank Ireland Limited
The Central Bank of Ireland fined Ulster Bank Ireland Limited €3,500,000 and reprimanded it in relation to IT and governance failings that resulted in approximately 600,000 customers being deprived of essential and basic banking services over a 28 day period during June and July 2012. The fine and reprimand are in addition to a redress scheme required and overseen by the Central Bank under which the Firm has paid approximately €59 million to affected customers
Research Technical Paper 15RT1411/11/2014Research Technical Paper 15RT14
The effect of macroprudential policy on endogenous credit cycles, by Daragh Clancy and Rossana Merola
Settlement Agreement between the Central Bank of Ireland and Seamus McGrath t/a Seamus McGrath Financial Services17/10/2014Settlement Agreement between the Central Bank of Ireland and Seamus McGrath t/a Seamus McGrath Financial Services
The Central Bank of Ireland has entered into a Settlement Agreement with effect from 17 October 2014 with Seamus McGrath t/a Seamus McGrath Financial Services, a regulated financial services provider, in relation to a breach of the European Communities (Insurance Mediation) Regulations 2005.
Research Bulletin 201416/10/2014Research Bulletin 2014
Research Bulletin 2014
The Central Bank of Ireland has entered into a Settlement Agreement with E. Tarrant & Sons (Car Sales) Limited16/10/2014The Central Bank of Ireland has entered into a Settlement Agreement with E. Tarrant & Sons (Car Sales) Limited
The Central Bank of Ireland has entered into a Settlement Agreement with effect from 16 October 2014 with E. Tarrant & Sons (Car Sales) Limited, a regulated financial services provider, in relation to a breach of the European Communities (Insurance Mediation) Regulations 2005.
Economic Letter - Vol 2014, No.1115/10/2014Economic Letter - Vol 2014, No.11
A Fragmentation Indicator for Euro Area Sovereign Bond Markets- Kitty Moloney, Neill Killeen & Oliver Gilvarry