Central Bank governor Patrick Honohan: ‘The Central Bank’s work focused on the integrity of IBRC governance processes and controls.’ Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The Central Bank inquiry into the sale of Siteserv to Denis O’Brien by IBRC followed “allegations” made about the transaction, according to governo(...)

The Oireachtas Banking Inquiry has called former Taoiseach Brian Cowen to give evidence to the committee. Photograph: Alan Betson

The Oireachtas Banking Inquiry has called former Taoiseach Brian Cowen to give evidence to the committee as part of the next phase of its hearings.Mr (...)

Despite new and welcome initiatives to diversify sources of funding, SMEs cannot but rely on banks to provide the credit they seek to function and expand, deputy governor of the Central Bank Cyril Roux told the audience at an event for the Leinster Society of Chartered Accountants on Wednesday. (Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times)

Despite the growth in alternative sources of finance, Ireland’s SMEs and banks are to remain “economic bedfellows”, the deputy governor of the Centra(...)

The Central Bank on October 9th issued a consultation paper on mortgage lending to ensure that recent history is not repeated, and that a property bu(...)

Permanent TSB has a capital shortfall of € 854.8 million, according to results from the European Central Bank’s comprehensive assessments published today.

Permanent TSB has a capital shortfall of € 854.8 million, according to results from the European Central Bank’s comprehensive assessments published to(...)

New Central Bank rules mean all except 15 per cent of the value of new mortgages written will have to involve a deposit of at least 20 per cent. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Six years after the property market fell off the cliff, the Central Bank has finally published a set of rules to limit the amounts that people can (...)

Cyril Roux, Central Bank regulator, is to join the board of the European Securities and Markets Authority. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

Cyril Roux, deputy governor of the Central Bank of Ireland, has been appointed to the management board of the European regulatory body, the European S(...)

Sylvia Cronin is expected to take up the new position later this year

The Central Bank has appointed Sylvia Cronin as the director of insurance supervision.Ms Cronn, who has spent the majority of her career working in th(...)

Central Bank governor Patrick Honohan  declined to comment on whether he thought the Central Bank might face civil litigation arising from its role in the Anglo share buying scheme

The Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland, Patrick Honohan, said the regulator’s role in the illegal share-buying scheme devised in 2008 to unwind S(...)

Cyril Roux. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

The head of financial regulation at the Central Bank of Ireland has said the public sector pay cuts introduced by the Government have hindered its (...)