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Banking

# banking - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Judge tells Anglo jury: It’s ok if you reach a majority verdict Deliberations

Judge tells Anglo jury: It’s ok if you reach a majority verdict

The jury has been deliberating since Friday afternoon.

# banking - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Anglo jury to resume deliberations today Anglo

Anglo jury to resume deliberations today

The jury deliberated for six hours yesterday and will resume this morning.

# banking - Thursday 10 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Number of homeowners in arrears over 90 days falls to 78,000 Mortgage Arrears Crisis

Number of homeowners in arrears over 90 days falls to 78,000

The number of permanent restructures is up by around 200 in February.

# banking - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie AIB explains why its home repossessions tripled last year Debt

AIB explains why its home repossessions tripled last year

The bank is currently engaged in 9,000 legal or potential legal cases with customers in mortgage arrears.

From TheJournal.ie Up to one in five PTSB customers in mortgage arrears are not engaging with the bank Debt

Up to one in five PTSB customers in mortgage arrears are not engaging with the bank

Officials from Permanent TSB told the Oireachtas finance committee that 85 per cent of customers offered a split-mortgage had agreed to the deal.

# banking - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

From Business ETC IBRC and NAMA will dump €15 billion worth of loans this year – report Loan Book

IBRC and NAMA will dump €15 billion worth of loans this year – report

Stress tests may encourage banks to offload loan books.

# banking - Thursday 27 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do you read all your bank statements? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you read all your bank statements?

Some AIB customers were charged twice for some transactions – but might not have noticed if they didn’t check their transaction history.

From TheJournal.ie AIB investigating double charging issue Indirect Debit

AIB investigating double charging issue

AIB says that nobody will be left out of pocket by the error.

# banking - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

From Business ETC Losses down but still no profitability at Permanent TSB Financial Results

Losses down but still no profitability at Permanent TSB

The bank says the next step is to exit state ownership.

# banking - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge A Definitive Ranking Of Your Bank-Related Rage Verified By Visa

A Definitive Ranking Of Your Bank-Related Rage

Say “card reader” again, I dare you.

# banking - Friday 21 March, 2014

From Business ETC Tiger’s gone: Inventor of Celtic Tiger resigns Put Down

Tiger’s gone: Inventor of Celtic Tiger resigns

Banker who coined the phrase for Irish economic ‘miracle’ has worked for several powerhouse financial institutions.

# banking - Thursday 20 March, 2014

From Business ETC “End to the era of massive bailouts” as EU reaches deal to complete banking union Bust Banks

“End to the era of massive bailouts” as EU reaches deal to complete banking union

MEPs now say that a problem bank can be closed down in the space of a weekend to avoid markets turmoil on a Monday.

# banking - Thursday 13 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Column: The Troika created a social experiment – and Ireland was the unlucky lab rat Troika

Column: The Troika created a social experiment – and Ireland was the unlucky lab rat

Today MEPs voted to endorse the findings of a report into the Troika – but ultimately there will be no sanctions. Ireland is not yet free from economic shackles, writes Nessa Childers MEP.

# banking - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Feeling stressed? Banking tests on the horizon – but what do they mean? Explainer

Feeling stressed? Banking tests on the horizon – but what do they mean?

A major review of Irish and European banks is due in the Autumn, and could have serious political and financial consequences.

From Business ETC Ireland needs more banks, says ESRI Competition Time

Ireland needs more banks, says ESRI

Exodus of non-Irish banks during crisis hit the SME sector hard.

# banking - Friday 7 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The State still puts banking needs ahead of people’s rights – FLAC Soft Touch

The State still puts banking needs ahead of people’s rights – FLAC

The Free Legal Advice Centres says boom time soft-touch regulation “persists to this day”

# banking - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

From Business ETC AIB lost €1.7 billion last year, but that’s much better than the previous year Money Money Money

AIB lost €1.7 billion last year, but that’s much better than the previous year

The bank says that it thinks it will return to profitability by next year.

# banking - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

From Business ETC Mortgage holders group join with KBC to offer arrears advice service Help

Mortgage holders group join with KBC to offer arrears advice service

The bank will fund the scheme, but it will be independently run.

# banking - Monday 3 March, 2014

From Business ETC “Profitable and generating capital”: BoI losses narrow, mortgage arrears still ‘key priority’ Profit And Loss

“Profitable and generating capital”: BoI losses narrow, mortgage arrears still ‘key priority’

Bank of Ireland has released its results for 2013. Richie Boucher says the institution made “further substantial progress” last year.

# banking - Sunday 2 March, 2014

From Business ETC Michael Noonan is sending a signal out to Europe that Ireland can use another bank Pillar Banks

Michael Noonan is sending a signal out to Europe that Ireland can use another bank

The Finance Minister wants to get credit flowing to Irish people.

From Business ETC Damien Kiberd: Government policy on housing is a massive muddle Column

Damien Kiberd: Government policy on housing is a massive muddle

When the economy collapsed the banks got top priority. Building workers and people who need social housing were far down the pecking order. Now they’re telling us a miracle is on the way…

# banking - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Bank admits tax ‘misconduct’, but blames employees It's Not Us It's You

Bank admits tax ‘misconduct’, but blames employees

Switzerland’s second largest bank, Credit Suisse, said management was unaware of any wrongdoing.

From Business ETC Banks with worst complaints handling are named and shamed Bad Bank

Banks with worst complaints handling are named and shamed

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

# banking - Monday 24 February, 2014

From Business ETC After 18 years, wave goodbye to Laser cards Error Message

After 18 years, wave goodbye to Laser cards

You won’t be able to use a Laser card from midnight 28 February.

# banking - Saturday 22 February, 2014

From Business ETC Here’s how the government spent more than €100m on banking sector advice Consultancy

Here’s how the government spent more than €100m on banking sector advice

Arthur Cox alone has received €12.2 million of these fees since 2011.

From Business ETC Open thread: How do YOU save money on banking fees? Consumers

Open thread: How do YOU save money on banking fees?

Did you switch banks, or do you take out large sums of money in one go? Tell us your tips.

# banking - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Anglo trial hears Seán Fitzpatrick regretted ‘not being more involved’ in Maple 10 deal Anglo Trial

Anglo trial hears Seán Fitzpatrick regretted ‘not being more involved’ in Maple 10 deal

Former CFO Matt Moran says that Fitzpatrick expressed concern about the terms of the loan deal.

# banking - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Dubai connection: How Anglo executives travelled to the Middle East but couldn’t get funding Anglo Trial

Dubai connection: How Anglo executives travelled to the Middle East but couldn’t get funding

Details of the plan were given by former CFO Matt Moran who confirmed today that he was given immunity from prosecution.

# banking - Saturday 15 February, 2014

From Business ETC Banks will not be allowed introduce fees without approval Transaction Fees

Banks will not be allowed introduce fees without approval

Which is good news for small and medium businesses, says a spokesperson.

# banking - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Column: Impact of Swiss vote to curtail immigrants will ripple toward Eurosceptic UK Rebel Rebel

Column: Impact of Swiss vote to curtail immigrants will ripple toward Eurosceptic UK

The EU response to Swiss curtailing of migrants should be aimed at the UK, not just Switzerland, writes John O’Donnell.

# banking - Sunday 9 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie 30 former AIB senior execs asked to take pension reduction Banking

30 former AIB senior execs asked to take pension reduction

The news broke last year that senior executives were being asked to take voluntary pension cuts.

# banking - Friday 7 February, 2014

From Business ETC Danske Bank moves to reassure customers as thousands of accounts closed Shutting Down

Danske Bank moves to reassure customers as thousands of accounts closed

The institution is pulling out of the Irish market. 8,000 holders of stand-alone products are affected by today’s move.

# banking - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Why the Anglo jury won’t all get to decide on the verdict Day 1

Why the Anglo jury won’t all get to decide on the verdict

Fifteen jurors were sworn in for the trial this morning, but only twelve will get to decide on the verdict.

# banking - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie AIB will write off debt for some split mortgage holders Banking

AIB will write off debt for some split mortgage holders

It is understood that the product will only suit some people whose mortgages are in distress.

# banking - Wednesday 29 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie ‘Sorry guys’ – no bonuses for top bankers says Noonan Unlucky Lads

‘Sorry guys’ – no bonuses for top bankers says Noonan

AIB have reportedly asked. And Michael Noonan has given an answer.

# banking - Thursday 23 January, 2014

From Business ETC State could sell AIB stake before 2016 election Banking

State could sell AIB stake before 2016 election

Michael Noonan says that “he sleeps every night” and does not worry about the economy.

# banking - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Banking inquiry could be up and running within ‘four to five months’ Banking Inquiry

Banking inquiry could be up and running within ‘four to five months’

The make up of the new committee both in terms of size and who will sit on it has yet to be decided.

# banking - Friday 17 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Government makes case for retroactive recapitalisation to European committee Bailout

Government makes case for retroactive recapitalisation to European committee

A member of the European Parliament Committee who are in Dublin today to discuss the bank bailout said while Ireland has a case to make, so does every other country.

# banking - Monday 13 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Trial date for Seán Fitzpatrick and former Anglo execs to be set shortly Courts

Trial date for Seán Fitzpatrick and former Anglo execs to be set shortly

Proceedings are expected to last between three and six months.

# banking - Sunday 12 January, 2014

From Business ETC Relics of the boom: What now for the banking sector’s landmark real estate sites? Boom To Barrista

Relics of the boom: What now for the banking sector’s landmark real estate sites?

Some are becoming coffee house, others high-street fashion retailers…

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