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Irish household debt continued to fall in the third quarter of 2015, reaching its lowest level since the early months of 2006, new data from the Cent(...)

Sharon Donnery has held a range of senior positions at the bank including head of consumer information and head of consumer protection.

The State’s head of banking regulation Sharon Donnery has become the first woman to be appointed deputy governor of the Central Bank. Ms Donnery has(...)

Overall, December’s monthly price change is likely to be weak, perhaps negative, following the 0.5 per cent fall in November

Irish residential property price data to be released this morning will show inflation fell back to 5 per cent in December, according to Davy. In a s(...)

Michael Fingleton challenged the Central Bank’s decision to subject him to an inquiry. Photograph:  Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Former Irish Nationwide Building Society chief executive Michael Fingleton must pay the costs of his failed legal bid to prevent the Central Bank cond(...)

Credit Suisse is seeking to cut costs by switching some staff from London to Dublin. Photograph: Reuters

Credit Suisse has received regulatory approval to set up a branch in Ireland as the Swiss bank considers moving some prime brokerage operations to Du(...)

The Credit Union Restructuring Board (Rebo) last month said it now only expected to spend €20 million on the consolidation process by the time it winds up in March

Central Bank proposals to exert stronger regulatory oversight on the credit union sector are “overzealous” and “take risk management to a point where (...)

Average amount loaned to first-time borrowers increased slightly to €172,199 in third quarter

More than half the €1.23 billion worth of mortgages taken out during the third quarter of the year went to first-time buyers despite new Central Bank(...)

The Central Bank, the National Treasury Management Agency, the Department of Finance and the National Pension Reserve Fund  requested the assistance of expert financial advisers between  2008 and  2014.

The State spent €152 million on consultants to advise them on the banking sector following the collapse of the sector in 2008, a report by the Comptro(...)

Michael Fingleton, along with several other former officers of INBS, is the subject of a Central Bank inquiry due to begin hearings next year. Photograph:  Eric Luke / The Irish Times

An application by former Irish Nationwide Building Society chief executive Michael Fingleton for a stay on a Central Bank inquiry from proceeding has (...)

The Central Bank has concerns about the level of awards made to claimants Photograph: Matt Kavanagh / The Irish Times

Insurers will have to set aside significantly more reserves to cover car-crash, workplace injuries and other claims as compensation payouts surge, acc(...)