The suspected breach emerged  in the first quarter results of parent company Royal Bank of Scotland. Photograph: Warren Allott/AFP/Getty Images

The Central Bank of Ireland has launched an investigation against Ulster Bank in relation to customers who switched from tracker mortgages to fixed ra(...)

Former chief executive of Irish Nationwide,  Michael Fingleton also changed the interest rate on a loan offer without noting the date of change. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

A loan increase of £10 million (€13m) was approved by Irish Nationwide’s chief executive Michael Fingleton and paid to a customer without sufficient b(...)

Stefan Gerlach is one of two deputy governors at the Central Bank.  Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

BTG Pactual’s Swiss private bank BSI has hired the deputy governor of the Central Bank of Ireland Stefan Gerlach as chief economist. Mr Gerlach, a dua(...)

Patrick Honohan: His appointment was something of a watershed for the Central Bank, breaking the link of senior civil servants  being given this plum role at Dame Street. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Late next month Patrick Honohan will sign off as governor of the Central Bank of Ireland, after just more than six years in the role. His time as gov(...)

John Coyle joined the Central Bank  in September 2014, having previously been chief executive of Standard Bank’s operations in the Isle of Man. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

John Coyle, the Central Bank’s director of resolution and corporate affairs, is to leave the regulator at the end of this year. It is understood that(...)

The Central Bank  informed  various financial services sector groups that the industry funding levy would  rise by a hefty €20.6 million this year. Photograph: Cyril Byrne /The Irish Times

Oh to be an employee of the Central Bank of Ireland where the costs of running its gold-plated defined benefit pension scheme can simply be passed on (...)

The clerk of the finance committee wrote to Central Bank governor Patrick Honohan requesting investigation of ‘all banks that had tracker products to establish if customers were overcharged’. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

The Oireachtas finance committee has asked the Central Bank to investigate all Irish banks to determine if they have overcharged customers or incorrec(...)

 VHI has been given an extra month by Minister for Health Leo Varadkar to raise the capital necessary to complete its switch to being a regulated non-life insurer as per an EU ruling in 2011. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

State-owned health insurance group VHI has been given an extra month by the Government to raise the capital necessary to complete its switch to being(...)

Michael Noonan was also asked about staff shortages within the unit of the Central Bank that supervised the insurance sector. Photograph:  Eric Piermont/AFP/Getty Images

Just more than €1 billion of taxable income was sheltered from tax through the use of various property reliefs, Minister for Finance Michael Noona(...)

Customers queue outside a branch of Northern Rock in Kingston upon Thames, UK, during a bank run in 2007 sparked during a credit crisis at the time. File photograph: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

Central Bank of Ireland governor Patrick Honohan took to the airwaves on November 18th, 2010, to inform the public that Ireland would enter discussion(...)