Business ETC uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Click here to find out more »
Dublin: 6 °C Saturday 29 November, 2014

#Banks

# banks - Today’s News

SPONSORED

# banks - Yesterday’s News

From TheJournal.ie Army almost called in to protect banks during the crisis Close To The Edge

Army almost called in to protect banks during the crisis

Simon Coveney said the country was “bust”.

# banks - Friday 14 November, 2014

Two-thirds of first home buyers would not meet new Central Bank rules: Ulster Bank

The bank’s boss is not a fan of buyers having to save a 20% deposit.

# banks - Thursday 13 November, 2014

AIB will return the €21bn taxpayers pumped into it, but don’t hold your breath on when

Here’s what the bank’s chief would reveal today about how long that will take…

Why does Ulster Bank charge Irish customers much higher mortgage rates than those in NI?

The bank’s boss has been accused of “screwing” customers to pay for its bad decisions.

# banks - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Five banks fined €2.5 BILLION over rigging foreign exchange rates Rate Rigging

Five banks fined €2.5 BILLION over rigging foreign exchange rates

The fines were handed down by UK and US regulators.

# banks - Monday 10 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie AIB is giving out more mortgages and fewer people are in arrears Back In Black

AIB is giving out more mortgages and fewer people are in arrears

The bank says it is “profitable” this year.

# banks - Friday 7 November, 2014

Permanent TSB submit plan to the ECB a week early

The bank failed the latest ECB stress test after an €855 million shortfall was identified.

# banks - Friday 31 October, 2014

Ulster Bank is planning more ‘cost-saving initiatives’ after closing a bunch of branches

But parent company RBS doesn’t want to sell its Irish arm any more now it’s making a profit.

# banks - Thursday 30 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Do you have an AIB, EBS or Haven mortgage? Good news*! Interesting Stuff

Do you have an AIB, EBS or Haven mortgage? Good news*!

*Except tracker mortgage holders.

# banks - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

How to: Get blood from a stone… or at least a loan from a bank

Sure it can be hard, but here are a few things that could help.

# banks - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Why the state’s new investment bank will do little to help Irish SMEs

The Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland (SBCI) will be open for business this week.

# banks - Sunday 26 October, 2014

Report card in… Permanent TSB has an €855m shortfall

The group confirmed that it has already “provided for” over 80% of the shortfall .

Permanent TSB, along with 25 other eurozone banks expected to fail stress test

The results are expected to be out shortly after 11am today.

# banks - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Here’s everything you need to know about the launch of Apple Pay

It works in McDonalds and taxis. (But it’s not in Ireland yet).

# banks - Monday 20 October, 2014

About 138 SMEs a day are asking Bank of Ireland for loans

And they say they are approving 87% of them.

# banks - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Bubble buster: Homebuyers face 20% deposits as banks hit with tighter controls

The Central Bank is seeking to reduce banks lending risky mortgages.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should there be a limit on how much you can borrow for a mortgage? Your Say This post contains a poll

# banks - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

Less than half of Irish bonds are held in the country

The nominal value of outstanding Government bonds now stands at €112,240 million.

# banks - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

# banks - Thursday 4 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie What do ECB interest cuts mean for Irish pockets? Plenty for trackers Winners

What do ECB interest cuts mean for Irish pockets? Plenty for trackers

But you should take advantage while you can, OK?

# banks - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Couple evicted from home before they could get dressed may have to ‘sleep in a van’ Crisis

Couple evicted from home before they could get dressed may have to ‘sleep in a van’

Martin and Violet Coyne are left homeless after being evicted from their residence in Castleknock.

# banks - Friday 15 August, 2014

Was it legal? High Court refers PTSB bail-out case to Europe

The High Court could not rule on whether the move was legal.

# banks - Friday 1 August, 2014

Bank of Ireland reports first profit in five years

Ulster Bank also reported a profit for the first half of 2014.

From TheJournal.ie Good news: Fewer homes are in negative equity Up Up Up

Good news: Fewer homes are in negative equity

The author of the report David Duffy says it is expected house prices will continue to increase in 2014.

# banks - Friday 25 July, 2014

Banks ‘fail’ to identify risk of awarding bonuses for higher sales

The Central Bank has asked all firms to review their guidelines by the start of next year.

# banks - Thursday 24 July, 2014

Danske Bank reports surge in net profit

Net profits for the first half of 2014 show a increase of 88% on the same period last year.

# banks - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Experts helping the banking inquiry figure out what to investigate deliver interim report Banking Crisis

Experts helping the banking inquiry figure out what to investigate deliver interim report

The final report will help members determine how the inquiry model is going to work.

# banks - Monday 21 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie ‘Any money is too much’: Banking inquiry will be as ‘cost-efficient as possible’ Banking Inquiry

‘Any money is too much’: Banking inquiry will be as ‘cost-efficient as possible’

Members of the inquiry will be discussing the issue at their meeting on Wednesday but chairperson Ciarán Lynch said any cost figures out there are merely speculative.

# banks - Sunday 20 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Warnings that insolvency laws could contain “an extra layer of bank veto” Changes

Warnings that insolvency laws could contain “an extra layer of bank veto”

The Department of Justice briefed on the issue reports The Sunday Times.

# banks - Monday 14 July, 2014

A third of ads for financial services ‘do not meet guidelines’

A Central Bank survey assessed almost 300 advertisements from 23 different firms.

# banks - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Colm McCarthy among 9 experts who will help banking inquiry figure out what to investigate The Experts

Colm McCarthy among 9 experts who will help banking inquiry figure out what to investigate

The banking inquiry met again in private session this morning.

# banks - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

# banks - Saturday 28 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie ‘The entire system is rubbish’: Just 40 houses bought through mortgage-to-rent scheme Arrears

‘The entire system is rubbish’: Just 40 houses bought through mortgage-to-rent scheme

David Hall, Director of the Irish Mortgage Holders’ Organisation, said it is “sickening” that it’s cheaper for banks to repossess a house than it is to participate in the scheme.

# banks - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Banking inquiry committee to meet again today (in private) Banking Collapse

Banking inquiry committee to meet again today (in private)

They said they will be discussing the scope of the inquiry, the risks associated with it and the time scale.

From TheJournal.ie No bank staff hit with higher USC charge on bonuses since 2011 Pay

No bank staff hit with higher USC charge on bonuses since 2011

The charge was brought in to discourage ‘inappropriate’ bonus payments being made to staff in bailed out banks.

# banks - Saturday 21 June, 2014

Aaron McKenna: The opposition has missed the chance to expose the banking show trial

This ‘inquiry’ has no credibility whatsoever and a decent opposition would have resigned en masse in protest.

# banks - Thursday 19 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Warning over legal challenges as banking inquiry’s public sessions not expected until 2015 Job Of Work

Warning over legal challenges as banking inquiry’s public sessions not expected until 2015

The first meeting of the joint Oireachtas committee set up to examine the banking crisis lasted some four hours at Leinster House today.

From TheJournal.ie After much controversy, the banking inquiry will meet for first time today (in private) Let's Do This

After much controversy, the banking inquiry will meet for first time today (in private)

The formation of the committee – never mind the inquiry itself – was not without controversy.

# banks - Sunday 15 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Stephen Donnelly quits banking inquiry, says Taoiseach stated that he will try to control it I'm Out

Stephen Donnelly quits banking inquiry, says Taoiseach stated that he will try to control it

The Government made sure they would have a majority on the inquiry after they had lost it.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Is the banking inquiry now irreparably damaged? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Is the banking inquiry now irreparably damaged?

A tough week for the inquiry has been made tougher after Stephen Donnelly decided to quit. Is it game over?

1 2 3 4 5