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.

 

Money Market Fund Statistics – Q4 2016

The Central Bank has published the Money Market Fund Statistics for Quarter 4 of 2016

Date:24 February 2017

Central Bank of Ireland publishes new data on credit union sector

The Central Bank issued a statistical information release publication on the financial conditions of credit unions.

Date:24 February 2017

Research examines financial linkages between Irish economic sectors

Economic Letter on linkages between Irish economic sectors

Date:20 February 2017

Central Bank of Ireland Issues Warning on Unauthorised Investment Firm/Investment Business Firm

The Central Bank of Ireland published the name of an unauthorised firm, Kawano and Associates (Japan).

Date:17 February 2017

Settlement Agreement between the Central Bank of Ireland and Kinsale Capital Management Limited

The Central Bank of Ireland imposes a fine of €275,000 on Kinsale Capital Management Limited for client categorisation failings

Date:17 February 2017

Consumer Protection Outlook Report sets out consumer protection priorities for 2017

The Consumer Protection Outlook Report sets out the consumer protection priorities of the Central Bank and highlights a number of consumer risks that boards and senior management of all regulated firms need to fully consider.

Date:15 February 2017

Central Bank of Ireland Issues Warning on Unauthorised Investment Firm/Investment Business Firm

The Central Bank of Ireland published the name of an unauthorised firm, Lawson Consultancy Limited (USA).

Date:13 February 2017

New research examines the stabilisation benefits of rules for the countercyclical capital buffer

The Central Bank of Ireland has released a new Research Technical Paper entitled “Countercyclical Capital Regulation in a Small Open Economy DSGE Model”.

Date:13 February 2017

National Finalists for Generation €uro Students’ Award announced

The Central Bank of Ireland has announced the finalists of the Generation €uro Students’ Award for 2017.

Date:13 February 2017

Central Bank of Ireland Issues Warning on Unauthorised Investment Firm/Investment Business Firm

The Central Bank has published the name of an unauthorised firm, Asashi Mergers & Acquisitions (Japan).

Date:10 February 2017

Securities Issues Statistics, December 2016

Trends in financing of all Irish-resident entities

Date:10 February 2017

Central Bank of Ireland Issues Warning on Unauthorised Firm

Central Bank of Ireland Issues Warning on Unauthorised Firm - Strategic Active Trading Funds plc

Date:09 February 2017

Holders of Irish Government Bonds - December 2016

Holders of Irish Government Bonds - December 2016

Date:08 February 2017

New research analyses down payment trends in Ireland and compares to other European countries

The Central Bank has published a new Economic Letter by Jane Kelly and Reamonn Lydon which highlights trends in down payments in Ireland and compares Irish patterns to those in other European countries.

Date:08 February 2017

Responses to Discussion Paper on the Payment of Commission to Intermediaries

The Central Bank of Ireland has published responses received to its recent Discussion Paper on the Payment of Commission to Intermediaries, which was issued in July 2016.

Date:07 February 2017

Outcome of themed “Fitness and Probity” inspections in credit unions released

The Central Bank has today (6 February 2017) published the outcome of a thematic inspection of the implementation of the Fitness and Probity (F&P) regime

Date:06 February 2017

Research by Governor Philip R. Lane examines the treatment of global firms in national accounts

Research examines how activities of global firms should be captured in national accounts

Date:03 February 2017

Regulatory Service Standards Performance Report Published

The Central Bank has today published the Regulatory Service Standards Performance Report: H2 2016

Date:02 February 2017

New research examines factors behind cross-border differences in SME borrowing costs

Research Technical Paper number two of 2017

Date:02 February 2017

Quarterly Financial Accounts - Q3 of 2016

Irish households reduced debt as a proportion of income more than any country in European Union over the past 12 months.

Date:02 February 2017