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Paschal Donohoe says the Central Bank may take action if diversity at banks doesn't improve
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Paschal Donohoe says the Central Bank may take action if diversity at banks doesn't improve

Mar 5th 2019, 6:07 AM 13,646 Views 30 Comments

A Central Bank report found that 80% of senior appointments in recent years were men.

Central Bank says 35-45 year olds who bought homes in the boom will be most impacted if tracker rates rise
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Central Bank says 35-45 year olds who bought homes in the boom will be most impacted if tracker rates rise

Feb 27th 2019, 4:57 PM 37,992 Views 26 Comments

Despite Brexit, the Central Bank believes workers are in line for pay increases of up to 7% over the next two years.

Banks pay out €647 million to victims of tracker mortgage scandal
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# Tracker Mortgage

Banks pay out €647 million to victims of tracker mortgage scandal

Feb 4th 2019, 1:04 PM 19,557 Views 34 Comments

The number of people affected by the overcharging scandal has now risen to almost 40,000.

Central Bank governor Philip Lane only applicant for top role at European Central Bank
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Central Bank governor Philip Lane only applicant for top role at European Central Bank

Jan 30th 2019, 9:43 PM 13,658 Views 31 Comments

He’s on course to take job of chief economist from 1 June.

Higher costs, fewer exports: The economic warning for Ireland in a no-deal Brexit
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Higher costs, fewer exports: The economic warning for Ireland in a no-deal Brexit

Jan 25th 2019, 12:05 AM 26,923 Views 42 Comments

Ireland’s economy is performing strongly, the Central Bank says, but Brexit could slow things down considerably.

New rules making it easier to switch your mortgage kick in from today
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New rules making it easier to switch your mortgage kick in from today

Jan 1st 2019, 9:00 AM 32,756 Views 28 Comments

Lenders will now have to tell customers 60 days before their fixed term ends and let them know about new rates and other options.

Almost 7,000 loans in arrears held by 'unregulated loan owners'
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Almost 7,000 loans in arrears held by 'unregulated loan owners'

Dec 20th 2018, 12:05 AM 22,377 Views 77 Comments

Unregulated loan owners hold 17% of all mortgages in arrears over 720 days.

Concern over whether Irish customers of liquidated insurer will receive claim payouts
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# Qudos Insurance

Concern over whether Irish customers of liquidated insurer will receive claim payouts

Dec 6th 2018, 5:18 PM 9,461 Views 22 Comments

About 50,000 Irish policyholders could be affected while there are currently 1,570 claims ongoing.

Warning people will be stuck in rental market as regulator leaves mortgage rules unchanged
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Warning people will be stuck in rental market as regulator leaves mortgage rules unchanged

Nov 28th 2018, 5:04 PM 24,214 Views 82 Comments

Central Bank governor Philip Lane said the measures protect borrowers from excessive debt.

No vulture fund or bank has ever been sanctioned for breaching the code of conduct
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# Great Irish Sell Off

No vulture fund or bank has ever been sanctioned for breaching the code of conduct

Nov 24th 2018, 8:00 AM 12,355 Views 30 Comments

The Central Bank said no sanctions have been put in place since the Code of Conduct on Mortgage Arrears commencement in 2009.

Poll: Have you found phone insurance useful?
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# Your Say

Poll: Have you found phone insurance useful?

Nov 23rd 2018, 10:13 AM 18,550 Views 41 Comments

There’s concerns that people aren’t clear on what their phone insurance covers, leaving them stuck when it gets damaged.

Some people are paying 'on the double' for phone insurance
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Some people are paying 'on the double' for phone insurance

Nov 22nd 2018, 10:04 PM 15,348 Views 10 Comments

Companies don’t give enough information about benefits and how to make a claim, the Central Bank has said.

Hot-desk giant WeWork has a spot in the new One Central Plaza but no plans outside Dublin yet
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Hot-desk giant WeWork has a spot in the new One Central Plaza but no plans outside Dublin yet

Nov 18th 2018, 10:31 AM 17,115 Views 6 Comments

The company has two offices open in the capital with three more in the pipeline.

Central Bank to track a 'critical mass' of restructured mortgages that are due to come up for review
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# Mortgage Arrears

Central Bank to track a 'critical mass' of restructured mortgages that are due to come up for review

Nov 13th 2018, 10:16 PM 14,129 Views 28 Comments

Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe said there will be no change to the code of conduct, as it is working effectively.

Pace of economic growth strong in 2018 as Central Bank forecasts another 154,000 new jobs
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# Forecast Is Good

Pace of economic growth strong in 2018 as Central Bank forecasts another 154,000 new jobs

Oct 12th 2018, 6:20 AM 8,970 Views 38 Comments

Things aren’t looking too bad.

Number affected by tracker mortgage scandal rises - it's now over 38,000
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Number affected by tracker mortgage scandal rises - it's now over 38,000

Oct 4th 2018, 12:05 AM 17,667 Views 23 Comments

The Central Bank governor says a review of the scandal raises serious concerns about current Irish banking culture.

Poll: Are you wealthier now than during the boom?
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Poll: Are you wealthier now than during the boom?

Sep 11th 2018, 10:34 AM 31,467 Views 91 Comments

The net worth of of Irish households has hit record highs.

343 homes repossessed over mortgage arrears during second quarter of 2018
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343 homes repossessed over mortgage arrears during second quarter of 2018

Sep 7th 2018, 5:50 PM 36,987 Views 84 Comments

Tens of thousands of people are still feeling the effects of the mortgage crisis ten years later.

Bank of Ireland reverses decision to stop all-day cash services in over 100 branches
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# Cash Is King

Bank of Ireland reverses decision to stop all-day cash services in over 100 branches

Sep 1st 2018, 9:45 AM 44,940 Views 50 Comments

Earlier this year, the bank announced that around 100 branches across the country would have cash services for half days only.

Taoiseach says there's 'no evidence of a land bubble' in Ireland
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# Boom To Bust

Taoiseach says there's 'no evidence of a land bubble' in Ireland

Aug 2nd 2018, 6:15 AM 20,448 Views 95 Comments

Leo Varadkar said it is something the government will keep an eye on.

Central Bank warns if overheating is allowed, we're in for another boom-bust cycle
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# Careful Now

Central Bank warns if overheating is allowed, we're in for another boom-bust cycle

Jul 31st 2018, 12:10 AM 21,227 Views 46 Comments

The Central Bank said the government needs to avoid policies that could add to this risk.

Irish banks are fond of customer-first slogans - but the Central Bank says they're not living up to them
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# Culture

Irish banks are fond of customer-first slogans - but the Central Bank says they're not living up to them

Jul 24th 2018, 2:30 PM 13,725 Views 37 Comments

The review found there is still a crisis-era mindset in several executive committees.

Financial services watchdog received over 900 complaints about tracker mortgages
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# Tracker Scandal

Financial services watchdog received over 900 complaints about tracker mortgages

Jul 19th 2018, 12:05 AM 16,227 Views 17 Comments

All of the complaints are on hold until the Central Bank finishes its review.

Pedestrian walkway along old Central Bank site to be closed until 2020
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# Temple Bar

Pedestrian walkway along old Central Bank site to be closed until 2020

Jul 14th 2018, 8:00 AM 17,744 Views 20 Comments

The move has prompted some concern in the area, as a €75 million redevelopment takes place.

Credit Union in Kilkenny fined €210,000 for failure to protect members' savings
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# Mighty Fine

Credit Union in Kilkenny fined €210,000 for failure to protect members' savings

Jun 22nd 2018, 1:19 PM 21,046 Views 18 Comments

St Canice’s Credit Union has been reprimanded by the Central Bank for eight breaches of the Credit Union Act, 1997.

Storm Emma caused higher levels of mortgage arrears as customers missed in-branch payments
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# Debt

Storm Emma caused higher levels of mortgage arrears as customers missed in-branch payments

Jun 20th 2018, 3:45 PM 15,511 Views 11 Comments

The number of accounts in arrears over 720 days has fallen but these cases still account for 41% of all accounts in arrears.

New rules for banks will make it easier to save thousands on mortgage repayments
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New rules for banks will make it easier to save thousands on mortgage repayments

Jun 20th 2018, 12:00 PM 28,916 Views 25 Comments

From next year banks will have to give notice of the end of fixed rate terms and let variable rate customers know if they can move to a cheaper rate.

Shared office giant WeWork will lease all of the Central Bank's old headquarters
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Shared office giant WeWork will lease all of the Central Bank's old headquarters

Jun 18th 2018, 11:28 AM 22,045 Views 4 Comments

The US company has been rapidly expanding its footprint across Dublin in recent months.

Irish economy is growing substantially but Brexit 'poses major threat'
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Irish economy is growing substantially but Brexit 'poses major threat'

Jun 15th 2018, 12:10 AM 16,843 Views 57 Comments

High levels of household and public debt are also concerning, the Central Bank has said.

€75 million new Central Bank plan gets green light despite resident's objection
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# Roof Garden

€75 million new Central Bank plan gets green light despite resident's objection

Jun 5th 2018, 5:25 PM 28,486 Views 31 Comments

The redevelopment will host over 1,000 office workers.

Sharon Donnery: 'There were no female role models, no one I could aspire to be like'
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Sharon Donnery: 'There were no female role models, no one I could aspire to be like'

May 13th 2018, 8:45 AM 28,437 Views 70 Comments

Tools like targets or quotas are not about artificially levelling the playing field – they are to ensure access to the field in the first place, writes Sharon Donnery.

Check your mattress - €226 million in old Irish punts remains unaccounted for - and you can still redeem it
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Check your mattress - €226 million in old Irish punts remains unaccounted for - and you can still redeem it

May 13th 2018, 6:30 AM 49,523 Views 32 Comments

A whopping €1.5 million worth of old Irish money was redeemed last year alone

'I am really struggling': Thousands still left in tracker mortgage scandal limbo
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# Overcharging

'I am really struggling': Thousands still left in tracker mortgage scandal limbo

May 13th 2018, 12:05 AM 35,910 Views 43 Comments

Financial adviser Padraic Kissane believes an extra 3,000 people may be affected, but some may have to go to the courts to get their money back.

3,400 new victims of tracker mortgage scandal identified
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# Tracker Mortgage Scandal

3,400 new victims of tracker mortgage scandal identified

Apr 25th 2018, 12:01 PM 13,699 Views 52 Comments

37,100 customers affected by the scandal have now been identified, with €459 million in redress paid to date.

Ulster Bank says no customer will be 'out of pocket' after money disappeared from accounts
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# Human Error

Ulster Bank says no customer will be 'out of pocket' after money disappeared from accounts

Apr 25th 2018, 7:27 AM 9,735 Views 22 Comments

The issue was the result of human error.

'Most significant event in a generation': Central Bank chief issues Brexit warning for Irish economy
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# Brace Yourself

'Most significant event in a generation': Central Bank chief issues Brexit warning for Irish economy

Apr 12th 2018, 5:01 PM 25,827 Views 23 Comments

Ed Sibley predicted “enormous challenges” for the Irish financial services sector.

Central Bank warns over investment firm that has cloned details of another firm
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# Unauthorised

Central Bank warns over investment firm that has cloned details of another firm

Apr 12th 2018, 10:54 AM 9,473 Views 5 Comments

The warning says that there is no connection between the Central Bank-authorised firm PGMS (Ireland) Ltd and the unauthorised entity.

Like it's 2008 - Irish people set to break the €100 billion barrier in consumer spending this year
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# The Tiger Called

Like it's 2008 - Irish people set to break the €100 billion barrier in consumer spending this year

Apr 12th 2018, 8:08 AM 11,423 Views 45 Comments

Spending will be at a greater level than the previous high-water mark in 2008, if the forecasts are to be believed.

13,000 Irish mortgages have been in arrears for more than five years
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# Distressed

13,000 Irish mortgages have been in arrears for more than five years

Apr 10th 2018, 7:59 AM 15,788 Views 103 Comments

Nearly 30,000 home loans here have been in arrears for two years or more.

Central Bank proposes tough new measures to protect consumers from moneylenders
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# Moneylending

Central Bank proposes tough new measures to protect consumers from moneylenders

Mar 27th 2018, 9:44 PM 12,235 Views 39 Comments

St Vincent de Paul said action was needed to protect consumers from “predatory and exploitative” forms of credit.