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 rollout of rounding of 1c and 2c coins nationally

The Central Bank welcomes the decision by the Government to rollout the rounding of 1c and 2c coins nationally.

Date:16 June 2015

Retail Interest Rates: April 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:12 June 2015

Security Issue Statistics – April 2015

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

Date:11 June 2015

Locational Banking Statistics – Q1 2015

Locational Banking Statistics detail the external positions of banking offices resident in Ireland, by counterpart country and by sector. These statistics also present the statistical income statements of banking offices resident in Ireland.

Date:11 June 2015

Trends in Business Credit and Deposits: Q1 2015

Trends in Business Credit and Deposits for Q1 2015

Date:11 June 2015

Holders of Irish Government Bonds : April 2015

Statistical release on the holding of Irish Government Bonds for March 2015

Date:10 June 2015

Residential Mortgage Arrears and Repossessions Statistics: Q1 2015

The Central Bank has published its Residential Mortgage Arrears and Repossessions Statistics for end-Q1 2015

Date:04 June 2015

Central Bank issues coin commemorating Irish poet William Butler Yeats

The Central Bank of Ireland will launch on 4 June 2015 a €15 limited issue silver proof collector coin to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the birth of William Butler Yeats, the Irish poet and nobel laureate.

Date:03 June 2015

Statement - Smart Resolutions

The High Court enforcement order previously obtained by the Central Bank of Ireland against Smart Resolutions Mediation Limited, Clonmel C&R Management Consultants Limited and Ms Geraldine Quigley was made permanent by the High Court on 3 June 2015.

Date:03 June 2015

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

The Central Bank of Ireland has published the name of an unauthorised investment firms/investment business firm, Robinson Securities LLC.

Date:02 June 2015

Money and Banking Statistics – April 2015

Publication of Money & Banking Statistics for April 2015

Date:29 May 2015

Central Bank reports on supervisory review programme of retail intermediary firms

The Central Bank has published the results of its extensive review programme of retail intermediary firms.

Date:29 May 2015

Central Bank of Ireland publishes new research on Government revenues since the crisis

The Central Bank of Ireland today publishes a new Economic Letter entitled Government Revenues in Ireland since the Financial Crisis.

Date:27 May 2015

Influences on Standard Variable Mortgage Pricing in Ireland

Influences on Standard Variable Mortgage Pricing in Ireland

Date:22 May 2015

Central Bank publishes report on Anti-Money Laundering/Countering the Financing of Terrorism and Financial Sanctions Compliance in the Irish Credit Union Sector

The Central Bank of Ireland today published a report of its observations in relation to Anti-Money Laundering (AML), Countering the Financing of Terrorism (CFT) and Financial Sanctions (FS) compliance by credit unions in Ireland.

Date:21 May 2015

Settlement Agreement between the Central Bank of Ireland and Mr Tadhg Gunnell

Settlement Agreement between the Central Bank of Ireland and Mr Tadhg Gunnell

Date:21 May 2015

Settlement Agreement between the Central Bank and Western Union Payment Services Ireland Limited

Central Bank of Ireland imposes fine of €1,750,000 in respect of Anti Money Laundering and Countering the Financing of Terrorism failures by Western Union Payment Services Ireland Limited

Date:19 May 2015

Central Bank of Ireland response to European Commission green paper

The Central Bank of Ireland has published its response to the European Commission's green paper on 'Building a Capital Markets Union'.

Date:15 May 2015

Holders of Irish Government Bonds - March 2015

Statistical release on the holding of Irish Government Bonds for March 2015

Date:13 May 2015

Security Issue Statistics – March 2015

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

Date:13 May 2015