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 update report on continuing Examination of Tracker Mortgage Issues

The Central Bank of Ireland has published a report providing a further update on the Examination of Tracker Mortgage Related Issues.

Date:23 March 2017

Residential Mortgage Arrears and Repossessions Statistics: Q4 2016

Publication of Residential Mortgage Arrears and Repossession Statistics: Q4 2016

Date:16 March 2017

‘The efforts of the banks, the legislators, and the supervisors have been effective, but there continues to be much to be done’

‘The efforts of the banks, the legislators, and the supervisors have been effective, but there continues to be much to be done’ Director of Credit Institutions Supervision, Ed Sibley outlines his current view of the Irish banking sector

Date:14 March 2017

Trends in Private Household Credit and Deposits – Q4 2016

Trends in Private Household Credit and Deposits Q4 2016

Date:13 March 2017

Securities Issues Statistics – January 2017

Trends in financing of all Irish-resident entities

Date:10 March 2017

Settlement Agreement between the Central Bank of Ireland and Drimnagh Credit Union Limited

The Central Bank of Ireland imposes a fine of €125,000 on Drimnagh Credit Union Limited for breaches of the Credit Union Act 1997 and the Criminal Justice (Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing) Act 2010

Date:10 March 2017

“Insurance firms are not waiting for Article 50 to be triggered before implementing their strategies on location”, Director of Insurance Supervision, Sylvia Cronin

Director of Insurance Supervision, Sylvia Cronin addresses KPMG Annual Client & Training Event

Date:09 March 2017

Income Statement Statistics - Q4 2016

The income statement data is collected as part of the Locational Banking Statistics by means of a quarterly statistical return submitted by all resident banking offices

Date:09 March 2017

Locational Banking Statistics – Q4 2016

Locational Banking Statistics detail the external positions of banking offices resident in Ireland, by counterpart country and by sector

Date:09 March 2017

Research paper examines impact of monetary policy on mortgage default

A Research Technical Paper by David Byrne, Robert Kelly and Conor O’Toole examines the impact of changes in interest rates on mortgage default

Date:09 March 2017

Holders of Irish Government Bonds – January 2017

Holders of Irish Government Bonds – January 2017

Date:08 March 2017

Central Bank releases gender breakdown of applications for regulatory approval for the most senior roles in regulated financial services firms

Today, for the first time, the Central Bank has published data on the gender breakdown of fitness and probity applications for approval to occupy senior roles within regulated financial service providers (RFSPs).

Date:08 March 2017

Registrar of Credit Unions address at Credit Union Managers’ Spring Conference

Speaking at the Credit Union Managers’ Association Spring Conference today, Registrar of Credit Unions, Anne Marie McKiernan, focused on the ongoing business model challenges faced by credit unions.

Date:08 March 2017

Central Bank reviews outsourcing arrangements of Fund Administration Activities

The Central Bank has completed a review on outsourcing carried out by Irish regulated Fund Administrators.

Date:07 March 2017

Central Bank publishes consultation on the protection of retail investors of CFDs

The Central Bank has published a Consultation on the protection of retail investors in relation to the distribution of CFDs.

Date:06 March 2017

Research examines the macroeconomic impact of the Central Banks macroprudential regulations

Press Release for Economic Letter on Macroeconomic impact of LTI and LTV1

Date:06 March 2017

Generation €uro Students’ Award National Winners Announced

The Central Bank of Ireland today (3 March 2017) announced the National Winners of the Generation €uro Students’ Award 2017

Date:03 March 2017

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

The Central Bank of Ireland has published the name of an unauthorised firm, Boston Private Law Group LLP (USA)

Date:03 March 2017

Central Bank of Ireland Issues Warning on Unauthorised Firm

The Central Bank of Ireland has published the name of an unauthorised firm, Reserve Bank of Ireland

Date:02 March 2017

Central Bank of Ireland Issues Warning on Unauthorised Retail Credit Firm/Unauthorised Debt Management Firm

The Central Bank of Ireland has published the name of an unauthorised firm, Simple Money (Switzerland).

Date:01 March 2017