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From TheJournal.ie New Central Bank rules mean moneylenders must place warnings on high interest loans Central Bank

New Central Bank rules mean moneylenders must place warnings on high interest loans

Ads from moneylenders will now have to contain warnings about high interest rates, as well as encouraging consumers to look for other options

From TheJournal.ie Taoiseach meets with five major banks to discuss Covid-19 Mortgages

Taoiseach meets with five major banks to discuss Covid-19

The government says that the banks have agreed that anyone availing of a mortgage break can now extend the loan term.

From TheJournal.ie €1bn worth of supports announced for businesses, with a push to get companies to sell online Liquidity

€1bn worth of supports announced for businesses, with a push to get companies to sell online

The supports aim to help with liquidity issues experienced by businesses.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should moneylenders include 'tobacco-style' warnings in ads for high-cost loans? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should moneylenders include 'tobacco-style' warnings in ads for high-cost loans?

Warnings often appear in the contract, rather than the ad.

From TheJournal.ie Taoiseach says he didn’t realise his mortgage could be sold on by his bank when he took it out in 2003 Vulture Funds

Taoiseach says he didn’t realise his mortgage could be sold on by his bank when he took it out in 2003

In an interview with TheJournal.ie this week, the Taoiseach said he understood the intent behind Sinn Féin’s No Consent No Sale Bill.

From TheJournal.ie Councils no longer operating loan scheme to help struggling homeowners with repairs Housing

Councils no longer operating loan scheme to help struggling homeowners with repairs

There is a disparity across the country with some local authorities operating the schemes while others stopped years ago.

From TheJournal.ie New State lender to give cash to small developers to build homes for first-time buyers Housing Crisis

New State lender to give cash to small developers to build homes for first-time buyers

The new state lender aims to deliver 7,500 homes within five years.

From TheJournal.ie Mortgage-holders caught up in PTSB loan sale to be invited to tell of the turmoil it has caused Vulture Funds

Mortgage-holders caught up in PTSB loan sale to be invited to tell of the turmoil it has caused

Sinn Féin’s finance spokesperson Pearse Doherty said a full committee session should be dedicated to the loan book sale.

From TheJournal.ie Calls for Dáil to be recalled after PTSB sell thousands of home loans to vulture fund Sell Off

Calls for Dáil to be recalled after PTSB sell thousands of home loans to vulture fund

The bank sold its controversial Project Glas loan portfolio to a so-called vulture fund for around €1.3 billion.

From TheJournal.ie PTSB sells thousands of home loan mortgages to vulture fund Sell Off

PTSB sells thousands of home loan mortgages to vulture fund

A total of 7,400 are owner-occupier mortgages, while 3,300 are buy-to-let properties.

From TheJournal.ie 18,000 overcharged business accounts: Ulster Bank admits some customers complained five years ago Overcharging

18,000 overcharged business accounts: Ulster Bank admits some customers complained five years ago

In a recent review the bank found it did not have the right five years ago to raise the rate of interest for for these customers.

From TheJournal.ie Irish economy is growing substantially but Brexit 'poses major threat' Warning

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

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

From TheJournal.ie You can now view your own credit report for loans over €500 Credit Report

You can now view your own credit report for loans over €500

The register was formed as part of the EU/IMF bailout programme.

From TheJournal.ie PTSB chief refuses to appear before Finance Committee next week over loan sale Vulture Funds

PTSB chief refuses to appear before Finance Committee next week over loan sale

The bank recently announced it is to sell off a €3.7 billion portfolio of non-performing loans, including mortgages 14,000 private dwelling homes.

From TheJournal.ie Dealing with a vulture fund - how these families have coped Vultures

Dealing with a vulture fund - how these families have coped

With tens of thousands of mortgage holders potentially facing vulture funds, we spoke to some people who’ve been through it already.

From TheJournal.ie Minister concedes homeowners who engaged with PTSB may not have deals honoured Vulture Funds

Minister concedes homeowners who engaged with PTSB may not have deals honoured

PTSB, which is 75% State owned, has been defending its plan to sell off a book of non-performing loans.

From TheJournal.ie 'You're throwing people to the vulture funds': Government criticised for taking no action to halt PTSB loan sale Fire Sale

'You're throwing people to the vulture funds': Government criticised for taking no action to halt PTSB loan sale

PTSB, which is 75% owned by the State, states it is selling off non-performing loans.

From TheJournal.ie 'I wouldn't want to go up against them alone': Vulture fund ramps up taking homeowners to court Pentire

'I wouldn't want to go up against them alone': Vulture fund ramps up taking homeowners to court

Pentire Property Finance is a subsidiary of US investment giant CarVal.

From TheJournal.ie Irish Prison Service paid out €500k in loans to inmates over three years Interest Free

Irish Prison Service paid out €500k in loans to inmates over three years

The loans were given for a number of reasons, including the purchases of games consoles.

From TheJournal.ie 'No ifs, no buts, no education cuts' - Students from across the country march through Dublin No Loans

'No ifs, no buts, no education cuts' - Students from across the country march through Dublin

The government is being accused of “kicking the can down the road” on education funding.

From TheJournal.ie Bank ad ordered to be changed after child shown wearing puffy jacket in car seat Car Trouble

Bank ad ordered to be changed after child shown wearing puffy jacket in car seat

AIB was found to be in breach of the advertisers’ code.

From TheJournal.ie 'Why were only three bidders selected?': Call for investigation into Nama sale of Project Tolka YOUR BEST PRICE

'Why were only three bidders selected?': Call for investigation into Nama sale of Project Tolka

Fianna Fáil’s Michael McGrath has called on the C&AG to investigate the sale of a Nama portfolio.

From TheJournal.ie Bank of Ireland 'Fomo' loans for students branded as 'irresponsible' Criticism

Bank of Ireland 'Fomo' loans for students branded as 'irresponsible'

The loans were only offered to a select number of students at Dublin City University.

From TheJournal.ie 'Out of the blue, we got a letter to say our loans had been sold to a vulture fund' Great Irish Sell Off

'Out of the blue, we got a letter to say our loans had been sold to a vulture fund'

Housing has become the biggest issue for hundreds of thousands of people in Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie 'The Central Bank is in the dark' over how many business loans vulture funds own Vultures

'The Central Bank is in the dark' over how many business loans vulture funds own

Michael McGrath said that the situation was “incredible”.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland's local authorities are over €4 billion in debt In The Red

Ireland's local authorities are over €4 billion in debt

Minister Simon Coveney says he doesn’t believe that any of the loans are unsustainable.

From TheJournal.ie New law to grant extra powers to allow the Siteserv inquiry get on with work Ibrc

New law to grant extra powers to allow the Siteserv inquiry get on with work

The ongoing investigation into the IBRC and the Siteserv deal has been held up by strict issues of legal confidentiality.

From TheJournal.ie One of the country's top golf courses, Druids Glen, has gone into examinership Newtownmountkennedy

One of the country's top golf courses, Druids Glen, has gone into examinership

Druids Glen says despite the court proceedings it will be a case of “business as usual” at the course.

From TheJournal.ie Here's everything you need to know before you look at getting your first mortgage Sponsored By Kbc
From TheJournal.ie Football fans offered loans of up to €30,000 to pay for Euro 2016 trip COYBIG

Football fans offered loans of up to €30,000 to pay for Euro 2016 trip

One TD has warned that the loans are reminiscent of “the economic euphoria” of the boom.

From TheJournal.ie AIB is going to start paying back some of those billions to Ireland Repayment

AIB is going to start paying back some of those billions to Ireland

Shareholders will vote today on a number of measures.

From TheJournal.ie What on earth is this Siteserv story all about - and why is it back in the news? Explainer

What on earth is this Siteserv story all about - and why is it back in the news?

Denis O’Brien, IBRC and an obsessive TD are all part of tangled web of controversy.

From TheJournal.ie 'Very good man' who stole almost €1.7 million from Credit Union jailed Courts

'Very good man' who stole almost €1.7 million from Credit Union jailed

The total net loss amounted to €453,300 as he was repaying debts he already had with the banks.

From TheJournal.ie The IBRC gave A LOT of commercial borrowers really good interest rates Loans

The IBRC gave A LOT of commercial borrowers really good interest rates

A parliamentary question has revealed that as many as 40% of commercial loans had interest rates of less than 2%.

From TheJournal.ie Jury in Sean FitzPatrick trial asked to return next Wednesday Court

Jury in Sean FitzPatrick trial asked to return next Wednesday

The judge said there were “unforeseen matters” in the case.

From TheJournal.ie The government says it saved over €10bn by complaining to the Troika We All Partied

The government says it saved over €10bn by complaining to the Troika

Some people still think we could have got a better deal, however.

From TheJournal.ie 'We will pay': Greece agrees to IMF loan repayment Deal Done

'We will pay': Greece agrees to IMF loan repayment

The country’s finance minister has promised deep reform.

From TheJournal.ie Two men and two women in Clare charged over illegal money lending Loan Sharks

Two men and two women in Clare charged over illegal money lending

The four were among a group of 11 people arrested in garda raids in 2013.

From TheJournal.ie 300,000 people who owe €2.5 billion have asked for help Mortgages
From TheJournal.ie Euro takes a wallop as ECB plays hardball with Greece Crunch Talks

Euro takes a wallop as ECB plays hardball with Greece

The central bank will no longer accept Greek debt as collateral for loans.

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