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.

 

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

IMF publishes Report on Observance of Standards and Codes and the Detailed Assessment of Observance of the Insurance Core Principles

These reports follow a review undertaken by the IMF of Insurance Supervision in Ireland against the 26 Insurance Core Principles issued by the International Association of Insurance Supervisors.

Date:13 May 2015

Retail Interest Rates: March 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:08 May 2015

Central Bank publishes Economic Letter on the use of personal guarantees in Irish SME lending

The Central Bank of Ireland today publishes a new Economic Letter on ‘The use of personal guarantees in Irish SME lending’ (Economic Letter Vol. 2015 No. 6).

Date:07 May 2015

Quarterly Financial Accounts - Q4 2014

The Central Bank today published Quarterly Financial Accounts for Ireland. The accounts present a complete and consistent set of quarterly data for all resident institutional sectors in Ireland.

Date:07 May 2015

Central Bank of Ireland Issues Warning on Unauthorised Debt Management Firm

The Central Bank of Ireland has published the name of an unauthorised debt management firm, Rosaleen Grier t/a Grier & Associates (Ireland).

Date:06 May 2015

Central Bank publishes consultation on Corporate Governance Requirements for Investment Firms

Central Bank publication of consultation paper on Corporate Governance Requirements for Investment Firms

Date:05 May 2015

Central Bank of Ireland publishes Annual Report 2014 and Annual Performance Statement Financial Regulation 2014-2015

Publication of Annual Report 2014 and the Annual Performance Statment for 2014 - 2015

Date:01 May 2015

Money and Banking Statistics – March 2015

Publication of Money & Banking Statistics for March 2015

Date:30 April 2015