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#Bad Bank

# bad-bank - Tuesday 5 January, 2021

Explainer: Will Nama really return a €4 billion surplus to the State?
# Nama Surplus
# Nama Surplus

Explainer: Will Nama really return a €4 billion surplus to the State?

Jan 5th 2021, 7:00 AM 33,383 Views 30 Comments

Nama published its year-end review for 2020 yesterday.

# bad-bank - Thursday 3 January, 2019

Social housing stock dries up but Nama says it's still on course to deliver 20,000 homes by 2020
# Progress Report
# Progress Report

Social housing stock dries up but Nama says it's still on course to deliver 20,000 homes by 2020

Jan 3rd 2019, 2:52 PM 12,391 Views 30 Comments

The head of Nama has hailed 2018 as “another very successful year”.

# bad-bank - Thursday 18 December, 2014

'It saddens me to be part of a parliament that brings about this grief' - Nama told
# Bad Bank
# Bad Bank

'It saddens me to be part of a parliament that brings about this grief' - Nama told

Dec 18th 2014, 5:14 PM 14,714 Views 28 Comments

But the bad bank’s boss came out swinging against claims it was being a bully.

# bad-bank - Thursday 11 December, 2014

NAMA's court bid to seize dead farmer's land from widow and son
# Bad Bank
# Bad Bank

NAMA's court bid to seize dead farmer's land from widow and son

Dec 11th 2014, 11:10 AM 14,038 Views 0 Comments

The Public Accounts Committee is to seek a hearing with the widow of a farmer who took his own life two years ago.

# bad-bank - Saturday 26 July, 2014

Aaron McKenna: Massive state intervention in house building? Welcome back to 2007
# NAMA
# NAMA

Aaron McKenna: Massive state intervention in house building? Welcome back to 2007

Jul 26th 2014, 8:00 AM 32 Views 7 Comments

In the normal course of things, Nama would be wound down and consigned to the history books…

# bad-bank - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

Pathway to 'Dublin's Canary Wharf': Nama's €3 billion property play
# New Departure
# New Departure

Pathway to 'Dublin's Canary Wharf': Nama's €3 billion property play

Jul 16th 2014, 1:33 PM 21,895 Views 70 Comments

Developers who had lands transferred to the State’s bad bank could end up developing sites in the Docklands.

# bad-bank - Friday 13 June, 2014

Harry Crosbie is suing Nama over €77 million debt charge
# Bad Bank
# Bad Bank

Harry Crosbie is suing Nama over €77 million debt charge

Jun 13th 2014, 12:25 PM 11,041 Views 0 Comments

The former developer is alleging that Nama leaked personal information about him and is unfairly pursuing him over debts.

# bad-bank - Thursday 29 May, 2014

# bad-bank - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

NAMA promises "the sight of cranes returning to Dublin’s Docklands"
# Sky's The Limit
# Sky's The Limit

NAMA promises "the sight of cranes returning to Dublin’s Docklands"

May 27th 2014, 10:44 AM 9,127 Views 34 Comments

The state’s bad bank generated €4.5 billion last year.

# bad-bank - Monday 26 May, 2014

NAMA sold 26 properties with 'no evidence of open marketing'
# Behind Closed Doors
# Behind Closed Doors

NAMA sold 26 properties with 'no evidence of open marketing'

May 26th 2014, 4:58 PM 17,054 Views 42 Comments

The state’s bad bank is also unable to say how much it takes in rental income.

# bad-bank - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Insolvency chief blasts Bank of Ireland
# Bad Bank
# Bad Bank

Insolvency chief blasts Bank of Ireland

Apr 30th 2014, 12:11 PM 9,259 Views 17 Comments

The state-backed lender’s refusal to engage with personal insolvency legislation is in the crosshairs.

# bad-bank - Friday 4 April, 2014

NAMA sells €5.4bn Northern Ireland loan book but won't disclose sale price
# Bad Bank
# Bad Bank

NAMA sells €5.4bn Northern Ireland loan book but won't disclose sale price

Apr 4th 2014, 10:14 AM 7,820 Views 43 Comments

The loan portfolio, codenamed Project Eagle, has been sold to New York based investment firm Cerberus.

# bad-bank - Thursday 3 April, 2014

Want to get into bed with NAMA? Form a queue...
# Asset Sell Off
# Asset Sell Off

Want to get into bed with NAMA? Form a queue...

Apr 3rd 2014, 5:51 PM 28,108 Views 19 Comments

121 companies have expressed an interest in partnering on NAMA’s property portfolio.

# bad-bank - Friday 28 February, 2014

'Highly unlikely' that NAMA will still be operating by 2020
# Bad Bank
# Bad Bank

'Highly unlikely' that NAMA will still be operating by 2020

Feb 28th 2014, 2:22 PM 8,373 Views 28 Comments

The bad bank announced plans today for another multi-billion redemption of senior bonds.

# bad-bank - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

Banks with worst complaints handling are named and shamed
# Bad Bank
# Bad Bank

Banks with worst complaints handling are named and shamed

Feb 26th 2014, 8:49 AM 14,640 Views 16 Comments

Mortgages arrears complaints made up half of all cases in 2013.

# bad-bank - Friday 3 January, 2014

NAMA has raised €16.5 billion since 2010
# Sales
# Sales

NAMA has raised €16.5 billion since 2010

Jan 3rd 2014, 3:36 PM 15,525 Views 57 Comments

The bad bank raised €5.8 billion of that figure in 2013.

# bad-bank - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

NAMA to be called before Public Accounts Committee over leak allegations
# NAMA
# NAMA

NAMA to be called before Public Accounts Committee over leak allegations

Dec 18th 2013, 8:47 AM 4,383 Views 23 Comments

Hearings are likely to take place with National Asset Management Agency and Department of Finance officials in the New Year.

# bad-bank - Friday 1 November, 2013

Ulster Bank assets to be transferred to RBS 'bad bank'
# Bad Bank
# Bad Bank

Ulster Bank assets to be transferred to RBS 'bad bank'

Nov 1st 2013, 8:24 AM 7,803 Views 34 Comments

The UK taxpayer rescued RBS says it will conduct a review of Ulster Bank “for supporting the Northern Irish and Irish economies”.

# bad-bank - Monday 22 October, 2012

NAMA sells 17 per cent stake in holding company to UK firm
# NAMA
# NAMA

NAMA sells 17 per cent stake in holding company to UK firm

Oct 22nd 2012, 1:30 PM 4,929 Views 15 Comments

The State’s ‘bad bank’ has announced the sale of 17 per cent of shares in its investment holding company to a UK firm.

# bad-bank - Saturday 1 September, 2012

Sound familiar? Spain creates 'bad bank', limits bank execs pay to €500k
# Spain
# Spain

Sound familiar? Spain creates 'bad bank', limits bank execs pay to €500k

Sep 1st 2012, 3:20 PM 4,881 Views 15 Comments

Some are even calling it ‘El Nama’…

# bad-bank - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

Bacon: 'Sell NAMA and create a new national mortgage bank'
# NAMA
# NAMA

Bacon: 'Sell NAMA and create a new national mortgage bank'

Jun 12th 2012, 1:25 PM 3,330 Views 30 Comments

Peter Bacon, the man who invented NAMA, believes the time has come for the State to consider a privatisation.

# bad-bank - Thursday 24 May, 2012

'Considerable challenge' for Nama to break even - official report
# NAMA
# NAMA

'Considerable challenge' for Nama to break even - official report

May 24th 2012, 7:28 PM 2,446 Views 16 Comments

Falling house prices and disappointing rental returns mean the taxpayer may not recoup money poured into Nama, a new Government report suggests.

# bad-bank - Sunday 29 January, 2012

In pictures: Unlock NAMA occupation of building in Dublin city centre
# Unlock NAMA
# Unlock NAMA

In pictures: Unlock NAMA occupation of building in Dublin city centre

Jan 29th 2012, 11:02 AM 5,356 Views 23 Comments

The campaign yesterday took over a building in Dublin’s city centre which they said was owned by NAMA. Here’s the best photographs from what happened.

# bad-bank - Saturday 28 January, 2012

Protesters take over NAMA-owned building and open it to the public
# Unlock NAMA
# Unlock NAMA

Protesters take over NAMA-owned building and open it to the public

Jan 28th 2012, 12:33 PM 5,393 Views 42 Comments

The Unlock NAMA group has taken over a building in Dublin’s city centre this morning – and plans to open more of NAMA’s buildings to the public.

# bad-bank - Thursday 15 December, 2011

NAMA to hire private detectives to hunt down hidden riches
# BaNAMA Republic
# BaNAMA Republic

NAMA to hire private detectives to hunt down hidden riches

Dec 15th 2011, 10:46 AM 2,607 Views 37 Comments

The agency has advertised looking for staff to help “verify the accuracy” of financial statements submitted by its debtors.

# bad-bank - Wednesday 16 November, 2011

NAMA turns €118m profit in second quarter of 2011
# NAMA
# NAMA

NAMA turns €118m profit in second quarter of 2011

Nov 16th 2011, 4:04 PM 2,377 Views 19 Comments

The State’s ‘bad bank’ increases profits, making €118m in three months, generating over €800m in cash in the three months.

# bad-bank - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

NAMA is paying €200,000 salaries to two indebted developers
# BaNAMA Republic
# BaNAMA Republic

NAMA is paying €200,000 salaries to two indebted developers

Oct 26th 2011, 6:24 PM 1,465 Views 47 Comments

Two of the ‘major’ developers who owe millions to the bad bank are being paid €200k salaries – and all can be paid commission.

# bad-bank - Monday 3 October, 2011

NAMA confirms pursuit of major developers' pensions
# BaNAMA Republic
# BaNAMA Republic

NAMA confirms pursuit of major developers' pensions

Oct 3rd 2011, 1:36 PM 685 Views 6 Comments

The State’s ‘bad bank’ says it wants to get its hands on the pension pots of indebted developers – some of them worth millions.

# bad-bank - Thursday 28 July, 2011

NAMA posts €305m operating profit for 2010 - but loses €1.18bn overall
# NAMA
# NAMA

NAMA posts €305m operating profit for 2010 - but loses €1.18bn overall

Jul 28th 2011, 11:39 AM 300 Views 4 Comments

The bad bank’s annual report gives some insight into how the country’s indebted developers are performing.

# bad-bank - Tuesday 14 June, 2011

NAMA chairman denies builders can buy back their properties cheaply
# BaNAMA Republic
# BaNAMA Republic

NAMA chairman denies builders can buy back their properties cheaply

Jun 14th 2011, 5:30 PM 1,487 Views 33 Comments

It had been claimed that developers whose properties were taken over by NAMA were looking to buy them back at huge discounts.

# bad-bank - Wednesday 20 April, 2011

Anglo Irish Bank: Our D.I.V.O.R.C.E. is coming through today
# Anglo Irish
# Anglo Irish

Anglo Irish Bank: Our D.I.V.O.R.C.E. is coming through today

Apr 20th 2011, 3:16 PM 5,967 Views 0 Comments

Iconic sign removed from front of toxic bank’s Dublin HQ a day after the Nyberg Report on the Irish banking collapse.