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From TheJournal.ie More banks to face fines over tracker mortgage scandal as officials coy about revealing cost details Bankers

More banks to face fines over tracker mortgage scandal as officials coy about revealing cost details

Ulster Bank recently told an Oireachtas Finance committee that it will not be disclosing the amount of money it has set aside to deal with the fine.

From TheJournal.ie Taoiseach asks for details about letters sent to mortgage-holders demanding full payment of arrears within 30 days Cabot Financial

Taoiseach asks for details about letters sent to mortgage-holders demanding full payment of arrears within 30 days

Taoiseach has said it is now time for to review the tax treatment of vulture funds.

From TheJournal.ie Concerns over letters sent to mortgage-holders demanding full payment of arrears within 30 days Vulture Funds

Concerns over letters sent to mortgage-holders demanding full payment of arrears within 30 days

The Central Bank is aware that a regulated entity has written to a number of buy-to-let borrowers in arrears.

From TheJournal.ie New AIB boss wants performance-based bonus ban lifted for bankers as staff are being enticed to competitors

New AIB boss wants performance-based bonus ban lifted for bankers as staff are being enticed to competitors

Following the banking crash, a government policy on bonuses was rolled out for State-owned banks.

From TheJournal.ie Bill which aims to force banks to ask for permission before selling mortgages to vulture funds passes in the Dáil Great Irish Sell Off

Bill which aims to force banks to ask for permission before selling mortgages to vulture funds passes in the Dáil

The Bill puts into law what already exists at the moment as a voluntary Central Bank code

From TheJournal.ie Taoiseach vows to close loophole that allows €1.3bn mortgage 'vehicle' not to pay tax Mortgage Sell-off

Taoiseach vows to close loophole that allows €1.3bn mortgage 'vehicle' not to pay tax

Last week, PTSB bank bosses confirmed that the ‘special purpose vehicle’ which more than 6,000 of its mortgages have been transferred to will be exempt from tax.

From TheJournal.ie PTSB transfers thousands more of its customers to vulture fund servicer Sold

PTSB transfers thousands more of its customers to vulture fund servicer

Many of the mortgage-holders sold today had engaged with the bank and reached arrangements.

From TheJournal.ie Report on increasing bankers' pay due by end of year after government enlists €140k external consultants Korn Ferry

Report on increasing bankers' pay due by end of year after government enlists €140k external consultants

Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe has said that State-owned banks are at risk of losing key figures.

From TheJournal.ie Maths Week: Your Thursday puzzle Bankers

Maths Week: Your Thursday puzzle

Divide and conquer.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Does the €500,000 salary cap for bankers at State-owned institutions need to be reviewed? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Does the €500,000 salary cap for bankers at State-owned institutions need to be reviewed?

It’s worried that staff at Irish banks could be attracted by more lucrative job offers.

From TheJournal.ie Donohoe says bankers' pay cap of €500k is 'worth reviewing' as State-owned banks can't keep staff Wage Cap

Donohoe says bankers' pay cap of €500k is 'worth reviewing' as State-owned banks can't keep staff

The finance minister said State-owned banks are finding it difficult to retain staff due to wage competition.

From TheJournal.ie Finance Minister says it's up to PTSB if it wants to appear before the finance committee over loan sale Vulture Funds

Finance Minister says it's up to PTSB if it wants to appear before the finance committee over loan sale

Last month, PTSB sold its controversial Project Glas loan portfolio to an affiliate of the so-called vulture fund Lone Star for around €1.3 billion.

From TheJournal.ie 'Mary' is recovering from cancer and her mortgage - in €29k arrears - has been sold to a vulture fund Sell Off

'Mary' is recovering from cancer and her mortgage - in €29k arrears - has been sold to a vulture fund

‘Mary’ has been out of work since her cancer diagnosis. She had no idea her mortgage was to be sold to a vulture fund.

From TheJournal.ie Here's who been jailed over Ireland's banking crisis so far Sentenced

Here's who been jailed over Ireland's banking crisis so far

David Drumm has became the fourth person to be jailed over his role in a bank fraud scheme 10 years ago.

From TheJournal.ie No more lying: A new bill that makes it a crime for bankers to lie to Central Bank won't be opposed Accountability

No more lying: A new bill that makes it a crime for bankers to lie to Central Bank won't be opposed

The Sinn Féin Bill carries a possible penalty of five years in jail for the offence.

From TheJournal.ie Do banks ever get punished? Central Bank says Ireland does not have a zero tolerance approach BANKING CRISIS PART II

Do banks ever get punished? Central Bank says Ireland does not have a zero tolerance approach

‘If you don’t want the banks to bother looking at the law, why do we have the law?’

From TheJournal.ie Tracker mortgage motion which will ban bonuses for bankers to be backed by government Tracker Scandal

Tracker mortgage motion which will ban bonuses for bankers to be backed by government

Fianna Fáil’s Michael McGrath said the minister should give no approval for salary increases until redress is given.

From TheJournal.ie Taoiseach says banks' behaviour on tracker mortgages is 'scandalous' Out Of Patience

Taoiseach says banks' behaviour on tracker mortgages is 'scandalous'

Donohoe is calling in the bankers on Monday and Wednesday to “admonish” the chief executives.

From TheJournal.ie Over 100 PTSB customers still on the wrong tracker mortgage rate despite bank identifying error Bankers

Over 100 PTSB customers still on the wrong tracker mortgage rate despite bank identifying error

Thousands of customers were denied tracker rates and charged a higher rate of interest.

From TheJournal.ie PTSB says it won't pay corporation tax over the next 21 years Bailed-out Banks

PTSB says it won't pay corporation tax over the next 21 years

PTSB said the “accounting principle” is something it is obliged to comply with.

From TheJournal.ie Norris lets rip on vulture funds: 'Why were they allowed into this country?' Evictions

Norris lets rip on vulture funds: 'Why were they allowed into this country?'

Speaking about his new Housing Co-op Bill, Norris said people appear to have forgotten that “eviction” is a dirty word in Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie Iceland's jailed bankers say they were scapegoats for the financial crisis Financial Crisis

Iceland's jailed bankers say they were scapegoats for the financial crisis

They’re taking their cases to the European Court of Human Rights.

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: How people on tracker mortgages were shafted by financial institutions Banking Error

Explainer: How people on tracker mortgages were shafted by financial institutions

There have been calls for gardaí to investigate the tracker mortgage scandal.

From TheJournal.ie Family in tracker mortgage error: 'My budget is €70 per week for food for four of us' Read Me

Family in tracker mortgage error: 'My budget is €70 per week for food for four of us'

18 months since the Central Bank first announced an industry-wide investigation of tracker mortgage issues, I still haven’t been contacted by Ulster Bank, writes Caitriona Redmond.

From TheJournal.ie 'The rage inside me was getting stronger': Ireland's top bankers face grilling on mortgages and repossessions Bankers

'The rage inside me was getting stronger': Ireland's top bankers face grilling on mortgages and repossessions

Three of Ireland’s top bankers were before an Oireachtas committee to talk about the state of Irish banking system.

From TheJournal.ie Here's what Hillary told Goldman Sachs in paid speeches, according to Wikileaks Wall Street

Here's what Hillary told Goldman Sachs in paid speeches, according to Wikileaks

The Wikileaks revelations are casting an awkward spotlight on the Democrat’s ties to Wall Street.

From TheJournal.ie AIB is laying off around 150 people Job Losses

AIB is laying off around 150 people

The Financial Services Union says it is concerned about the redundancies.

From TheJournal.ie 'We've spent hours in the basement of Leinster House trying to find out what happened' Opinion

'We've spent hours in the basement of Leinster House trying to find out what happened'

The final report from the banking inquiry is to be released today.

From TheJournal.ie 40 Irish bankers earned at least €1 million in 2013 Big Bucks

40 Irish bankers earned at least €1 million in 2013

Two bankers were earning €2 million or more.

From TheJournal.ie Seán FitzPatrick and David Drumm have been asked to come before banking inquiry next month Bankers

Seán FitzPatrick and David Drumm have been asked to come before banking inquiry next month

While the banking inquiry has powers to compel witnesses, that power does not extend beyond this jurisdiction.

From The42 Stoke to beat Liverpool and 4 more bets to consider this weekend Looking Ahead

Stoke to beat Liverpool and 4 more bets to consider this weekend

Your guide to the best predictions available for the upcoming Premier League ties.

From TheJournal.ie Why bankers have to swear by almighty God to tell the truth - and what happens if they don't Banking Inquiry This post contains videos

Why bankers have to swear by almighty God to tell the truth - and what happens if they don't

Those who fail to cooperate with the inquiry or provide false information could face up to five years in prison.

From TheJournal.ie Bankers who held key roles during the crisis to face tough questioning Banking Inquiry

Bankers who held key roles during the crisis to face tough questioning

The banking inquiry is entering its Nexus phase…

Russell Brand has responded to that scathing open letter from an RBS banker

He’s still blaming the bigwigs upstairs for the commotion at RBS’s London offices last Friday.

From TheJournal.ie 5 ways John Bruton has probably annoyed the government over the last few years Thorn In The Side

5 ways John Bruton has probably annoyed the government over the last few years

While Bertie Ahern and Brian Cowen largely maintain their silence, the former Fine Gael leader and taoiseach has been outspoken in recent years.

From TheJournal.ie Permanent TSB says problem with debit cards should be fixed now No Mon No Fun

Permanent TSB says problem with debit cards should be fixed now

Customers have been unable to withdraw money from ATMS or use their cards to pay for things.

From TheJournal.ie Experts helping the banking inquiry figure out what to investigate deliver interim report Banking Crisis

Experts helping the banking inquiry figure out what to investigate deliver interim report

The final report will help members determine how the inquiry model is going to work.

From TheJournal.ie Banking inquiry committee to meet again today (in private) Banking Collapse

Banking inquiry committee to meet again today (in private)

They said they will be discussing the scope of the inquiry, the risks associated with it and the time scale.

From TheJournal.ie No bank staff hit with higher USC charge on bonuses since 2011 Pay

No bank staff hit with higher USC charge on bonuses since 2011

The charge was brought in to discourage ‘inappropriate’ bonus payments being made to staff in bailed out banks.

From TheJournal.ie 5 key issues facing the banking inquiry before it even starts Analysis

5 key issues facing the banking inquiry before it even starts

The government is pressing ahead with an inquiry but it will be a while before it starts properly and there are a number of outstanding issues before it does.

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