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 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