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#Irish Banks

# irish-banks - Thursday 2 February, 2017

The best way to get a good deal from an Irish bank? Set up business in the UK
# Money Maker
# Money Maker

The best way to get a good deal from an Irish bank? Set up business in the UK

Feb 2nd 2017, 4:54 PM 955 Views 1 Comment

New research shows local lenders offer SMEs significantly cheaper loans in Britain.

# irish-banks - Sunday 4 October, 2015

A 'startling' €1.5 billion held in Irish banks can't be touched - because of this man
# The Remnants
# The Remnants

A 'startling' €1.5 billion held in Irish banks can't be touched - because of this man

Oct 4th 2015, 7:30 PM 21,492 Views 62 Comments

And almost €3 million is linked to Al Qaeda, Syria and Iran.

# irish-banks - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Ireland's biggest banks are getting a new regulator today and here's how it's going to work
# Single Supervisory Mechanism
# Single Supervisory Mechanism

Ireland's biggest banks are getting a new regulator today and here's how it's going to work

Nov 4th 2014, 7:30 AM 7,269 Views 22 Comments

Fine Gael MEP Brian Hayes explains the detail of the new pan-eurozone Single Supervisory Mechanism.

# irish-banks - Sunday 19 May, 2013

Column: Here's how to protect your bank deposits in this unsettled economy
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Here's how to protect your bank deposits in this unsettled economy

May 19th 2013, 8:15 AM 1,918 Views 33 Comments

Many sensible individuals are now rightly worried about the security of their savings and investments, writes David Quinn who says diversification is key.

# irish-banks - Thursday 31 January, 2013

Irish banks continue to wean off ECB's funding
# ECB
# ECB

Irish banks continue to wean off ECB's funding

Jan 31st 2013, 3:33 PM 4,366 Views 11 Comments

The latest figures show usage of the ECB’s refinancing facilities by the Irish covered banks dropped €13 billion in December.

# irish-banks - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

AIB raises €500 million in auction of three-year bond
# AIB
# AIB

AIB raises €500 million in auction of three-year bond

Nov 28th 2012, 3:13 PM 4,438 Views 24 Comments

The almost entirely State-owned bank raises €500 million by selling a bond which is not guaranteed by the government.

# irish-banks - Tuesday 9 October, 2012

Banks repay €3.3 billion in fees from State guarantee schemes
# Bank Guarantee
# Bank Guarantee

Banks repay €3.3 billion in fees from State guarantee schemes

Oct 9th 2012, 6:45 AM 5,640 Views 9 Comments

New figures show the seven banks covered by the State’s guarantees have returned €3.36 billion so far.

# irish-banks - Monday 10 September, 2012

IMF turns up heat on demands for Irish bank debt deal
# IMF
# IMF

IMF turns up heat on demands for Irish bank debt deal

Sep 10th 2012, 4:00 PM 8,685 Views 56 Comments

The latest IMF quarterly review says having the ESM take a direct stake in Irish banks is the best way back to the markets.

# irish-banks - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

Infographic: How much have the Irish put into their banks?
# Irish Banks
# Irish Banks

Infographic: How much have the Irish put into their banks?

Sep 4th 2012, 1:22 PM 11,552 Views 88 Comments

As this image reveals, quite a bit.

# irish-banks - Friday 24 August, 2012

Deposits in Irish banks up 10 per cent in last year
# Irish Banks
# Irish Banks

Deposits in Irish banks up 10 per cent in last year

Aug 24th 2012, 1:30 PM 3,193 Views 24 Comments

The Department of Finance says increases in deposits at Ireland’s covered banks demonstrate “depositor confidence”.

# irish-banks - Sunday 12 August, 2012

What would Michael Collins think of Ireland's banks?
# Michael Collins
# Michael Collins

What would Michael Collins think of Ireland's banks?

Aug 12th 2012, 8:00 AM 8,789 Views 62 Comments

Historian’s presentation at Glasnevin Cemetery will question how the former Minister for Finance might view the current state of affairs.

# irish-banks - Friday 10 August, 2012

Bank of Ireland reports half-year loss of €1.25 billion
# Bank Of Ireland
# Bank Of Ireland

Bank of Ireland reports half-year loss of €1.25 billion

Aug 10th 2012, 8:54 AM 3,076 Views 13 Comments

Bank CEO says H1 2012 has been a difficult environment to operate in, given ongoing eurozone difficulties and challenges to the Irish economy.

# irish-banks - Thursday 26 July, 2012

Column: Ireland has no option but to play hardball. So why aren’t we?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Ireland has no option but to play hardball. So why aren’t we?

Jul 26th 2012, 7:00 AM 62 Views 42 Comments

Economic commentator Anthony Phillips paid a visit to the Department of Finance. This is what happened…

# irish-banks - Friday 20 July, 2012

Column: Here’s why Ireland is failing. Have you heard of Dibor?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Here’s why Ireland is failing. Have you heard of Dibor?

Jul 20th 2012, 7:00 AM 818 Views 50 Comments

In the UK, a banking scandal has prompted high-level resignations and heavy fines. In Ireland our reaction is very different, writes William Campbell.

# irish-banks - Monday 16 July, 2012

In full: Ulster Bank's letter to customers
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

In full: Ulster Bank's letter to customers

Jul 16th 2012, 4:18 PM 9,910 Views 34 Comments

CEO Jim Brown has written to all customers to say that reconciliations to accounts will continue over the coming weeks.

Could Ireland burn the bondholders?
# Burning The Bondholders
# Burning The Bondholders

Could Ireland burn the bondholders?

Jul 16th 2012, 1:41 PM 9,053 Views 61 Comments

A report in the Wall Street Journal about talks on the Spanish bailout has sparked a renewed debate.

Ulster Bank: now showing account balances
# Technical Glitch
# Technical Glitch

Ulster Bank: now showing account balances

Jul 16th 2012, 10:24 AM 4,786 Views 25 Comments

But they may not be accurate yet.

# irish-banks - Tuesday 10 July, 2012

Ulster Bank: HSE staff still waiting on 21 June pay
# Fiasco
# Fiasco

Ulster Bank: HSE staff still waiting on 21 June pay

Jul 10th 2012, 5:20 PM 5,646 Views 13 Comments

Meanwhile, the bank has said it will open some branches on Saturday and Sunday this week.

'Last week of delays' for Ulster Bank customers
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

'Last week of delays' for Ulster Bank customers

Jul 10th 2012, 7:23 AM 3,524 Views 23 Comments

The bank has said the “vast majority” of accounts will be back to normal by Monday.

# irish-banks - Monday 9 July, 2012

Central Bank: We can't guarantee Ulster Bank fiasco won't happen again
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

Central Bank: We can't guarantee Ulster Bank fiasco won't happen again

Jul 9th 2012, 7:50 AM 3,687 Views 29 Comments

The disruption is expected to last several more days, with branches continuing to open late today and tomorrow.

# irish-banks - Thursday 5 July, 2012

Ulster Bank customers still receiving warning letters
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

Ulster Bank customers still receiving warning letters

Jul 5th 2012, 6:30 AM 10,941 Views 48 Comments

Two people contacted TheJournal.ie yesterday after receiving warnings about missed loan payments and failed direct debits.

# irish-banks - Wednesday 4 July, 2012

Ulster Bank: significant delays expected next week but normal service by 16 July
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

Ulster Bank: significant delays expected next week but normal service by 16 July

Jul 4th 2012, 11:10 AM 4,173 Views 39 Comments

Ulster Bank’s parent group believes the technical issues will be fixed for the vast majority of customers by July 16.

Some Ulster Bank customers' bills not paid for last fortnight
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

Some Ulster Bank customers' bills not paid for last fortnight

Jul 4th 2012, 7:41 AM 3,817 Views 35 Comments

The delay to payments enters its third week today, as the bank insisted no customer data had been lost.

# irish-banks - Tuesday 3 July, 2012

Ulster Bank customers are not low priority, says RBS
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

Ulster Bank customers are not low priority, says RBS

Jul 3rd 2012, 7:34 AM 5,796 Views 47 Comments

The bank said faster resolution of problems in the UK was simply a technological issue.

# irish-banks - Wednesday 27 June, 2012

Government calls banks in over mortgage arrears
# Insolvency
# Insolvency

Government calls banks in over mortgage arrears

Jun 27th 2012, 11:36 AM 3,243 Views 42 Comments

The bank CEOs were briefed on personal insolvency legislation, details of which have not been released to the public.

# irish-banks - Wednesday 13 June, 2012

Bank of Ireland sells UK project finance arm
# Irish Banks
# Irish Banks

Bank of Ireland sells UK project finance arm

Jun 13th 2012, 2:49 PM 1,861 Views 2 Comments

The €200m sale will not lead to job losses.

# irish-banks - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Shatter plays down German resistance to bank debt deal
# Bank Debt
# Bank Debt

Shatter plays down German resistance to bank debt deal

Jun 5th 2012, 8:59 AM 2,917 Views 81 Comments

The justice minister rejected suggestions that comments from Berlin were a rebuff to Irish hopes of a debt reduction.

# irish-banks - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

Central Bank deputy says Irish banks may need more money
# Banking
# Banking

Central Bank deputy says Irish banks may need more money

May 30th 2012, 12:59 PM 2,404 Views 35 Comments

Matthew Elderfield has said in an interview that the banks are likely to need a further €3-4 billion in order to meet stiff capital requirements.

# irish-banks - Sunday 27 May, 2012

Noonan: Nobody will buy AIB until there's 'more visibility' about its assets
# AIB
# AIB

Noonan: Nobody will buy AIB until there's 'more visibility' about its assets

May 27th 2012, 5:47 PM 3,563 Views 15 Comments

The Minister for Finance says it’ll take some time for AIB to appear solid enough to find a buyer for the State’s shares.

# irish-banks - Friday 18 May, 2012

Bank of Ireland to seek voluntary redundancies from staff
# Bank Of Ireland
# Bank Of Ireland

Bank of Ireland to seek voluntary redundancies from staff

May 18th 2012, 8:35 AM 3,256 Views 11 Comments

The number of redundancies could be as high as 1,000, according to reports.

# irish-banks - Sunday 6 May, 2012

No pay cuts for high earners at former Anglo Irish Bank
# Ibrc
# Ibrc

No pay cuts for high earners at former Anglo Irish Bank

May 6th 2012, 6:26 PM 4,795 Views 59 Comments

Michael Noonan said wage reductions could make it difficult to hold on to staff at the IBRC.

# irish-banks - Thursday 26 April, 2012

PTSB to 'carve viable business' out of current bank
# Permanent TSB
# Permanent TSB

PTSB to 'carve viable business' out of current bank

Apr 26th 2012, 3:43 PM 2,875 Views 7 Comments

Bank welcomes Troika and government approval

# irish-banks - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

Mortgage arrears continue to increase, says BOI
# Bank Of Ireland
# Bank Of Ireland

Mortgage arrears continue to increase, says BOI

Apr 24th 2012, 8:02 AM 2,171 Views 19 Comments

Bank report for first quarter of 2012 says that residential property prices don’t appear to have “fully stabilised”.

# irish-banks - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

€1.5billion to be paid to senior AIB bondholders today
# Bondholders
# Bondholders

€1.5billion to be paid to senior AIB bondholders today

Apr 11th 2012, 8:18 AM 5,637 Views 117 Comments

Independent TD Stephen Donnelly has described the payment as “criminal”.

# irish-banks - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

Garda officers call for more manpower to probe Anglo Irish Bank debacle
# Banking Crash
# Banking Crash

Garda officers call for more manpower to probe Anglo Irish Bank debacle

Apr 4th 2012, 8:41 AM 2,183 Views 18 Comments

The president of the garda sergeants’ group said questions were being asked about why no prosecutions have been brought.

# irish-banks - Monday 2 April, 2012

Permanent TSB reports losses of €424million
# Permanent TSB
# Permanent TSB

Permanent TSB reports losses of €424million

Apr 2nd 2012, 8:38 AM 2,564 Views 21 Comments

The bank warned of a “significant deterioration” in the number of borrowers in arrears.

# irish-banks - Thursday 8 March, 2012

AIB confirms plan to seek 2,500 voluntary redundancies
# AIB
# AIB

AIB confirms plan to seek 2,500 voluntary redundancies

Mar 8th 2012, 10:23 AM 3,925 Views 25 Comments

The 99.8 per cent state-owned bank will seek the redundancies as part of plans to reduce its staff costs by €170 million per year.

# irish-banks - Saturday 3 March, 2012

AIB still paying millions for staff gym and golf club fees
# Club Sub
# Club Sub

AIB still paying millions for staff gym and golf club fees

Mar 3rd 2012, 8:30 AM 8,559 Views 68 Comments

The bank – which is 99.8 per cent owned by the taxpayer – still pays fees for thousands of staff, despite a State ban on bonuses.

# irish-banks - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

Bank of Ireland received €264million in applications for mortgage fund
# Mortgages
# Mortgages

Bank of Ireland received €264million in applications for mortgage fund

Feb 22nd 2012, 5:31 PM 4,653 Views 13 Comments

The lender said it was showing “support and commitment to the Irish mortgage market”.

AIB to donate 39 major artworks to the State
# Art
# Art

AIB to donate 39 major artworks to the State

Feb 22nd 2012, 3:19 PM 2,333 Views 20 Comments

The bank will also make almost one thousand pieces of art available to be used for public exhibition.

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