The National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) yesterday auctioned € 500 million in three-month Treasury Bills with a yield of 0.0 per cent - the lowe(...)

AIB Headquarters in Ballsbridge Dublin. Photograph: Bryan O'Brien

The results of Europe’s most comprehensive ever review of its banks’ health will be announced on Sunday, October 26th, according to Reuters. While th(...)

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan who said there would not be a general election until the spring of 2016 and this should allow enough time for the banking inquiry to complete its work.

A legal firm is taking action against the Houses of the Oireachtas over the tendering process to procure legal advice to the forthcoming banking inqui(...)

Portugal’s Banco Espirito Santo was among a number of banks named in the S&P report as needing more liquidity and funding

Some euro zone banks have insufficient liquidity and several will continue to require support from the European Central Bank after long-term funding(...)

German airline Lufthansa passenger planes on the tarmac at Frankfurt. Photograph: Boris Roessler/EPA

German investor confidence dropped to the weakest in 21 months amid increasing political tension in Europe, even as the European Central Bank steps up(...)

ECB vice-president Vitor Constancio: indicated the bank would  buy only the senior tranches of any package of mortgages or other assets offered to it. Photograph: EPA/Matteo Bazzi

The prospect of the ECB’s planning to buy mortgages and other assets from banks and providing Irish banks with a way out of the tracker mortgage dead (...)

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan “extremely pleased” with the new line-up of commissioners with responsibility for taxation matters. Photograph: Cathal McNaughton/Reuters

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan has moved to allay concerns that the changes announced at the European Commission last week will increase press(...)

Since the crash the average Irish interest rate on outstanding mortgages has ‘diverged’ from the ECB’s main rate.

Irish banks have been gradually increasing interest rates on range of a products and services over the past year despite cuts to European Central Bank(...)

 Minister for Finance Michael Noonan (right) arrives at Centro Congressi MIco in Milan. Photograph: .Matteo Bazzi/EPA

Ireland has won the backing of the euro group of euro zone finance ministers for its bid to repay the IMF portion of its bailout loans early. At a mee(...)

Brendan Howlin says political agreement could be reached at the informal finance ministers’ meeting in Milan this week.

Ireland has won German backing to refinance part of its bailout loans, according to Minister for Public Expenditure Brendan Howlin. Speaking to report(...)