Friday February 20, 2015
Introducing mortgage insurance in Ireland could lead to greater "household indebtedness" and provides "no protection" to homebuyers, according to the Oireachtas Finance Committee.
Thursday February 19, 2015
Today sees the launch of a new financing option for SMEs - the Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland.
Wednesday February 18, 2015
Almost €3.9bn in new mortgage lending was drawn down last year, according to the Banking and Payments Federation Ireland and PwC, up more than 54% year-on-year.
Wednesday February 11, 2015
New tighter rules on mortgage lending come into force from today as the new regulations have now been laid before the Oireachtas.
Tuesday February 10, 2015
The Central Bank has said the introduction of a mortgage insurance scheme for first time buyers would reduce the effectiveness of the loan to value cap introduced by the bank recently.
Monday February 09, 2015
The ABP Foods Group, founded by Larry Goodman, has become the first Irish company to secure a deal to sell Irish beef in the US after the lifting of the EU-wide beef ban.
Sunday February 08, 2015
Irish beef companies, Bord Bia and Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney will travel to the US later today on a major trade mission to mark the opening of the US market to Irish beef.
Wednesday February 04, 2015
Ulster Bank has ramped up the pressure on its rivals with a cut in its variable rates, for both new and existing customers.
Monday February 02, 2015
CRH has entered into a €6.5 billion transaction that will see it take ownership of a large tranche of assets from European rivals Lafarge and Holcim.
Wednesday January 28, 2015
Global oil prices weakened today as dealers await the outcome of a Federal Reserve meeting and the release of a US supply report, analysts said.