S&P Global

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S&P says corporates have borne the brunt of negative rating activity in Ireland, accounting for 70% of Irish downgrades during 2020 and 62%  of all Irish issuers with a negative outlook.  Photograph: iStock

Pressure will remain on Irish issuers of debt until the global economy can recover from the Covid-19 crisis, while it remains “uncertain” if investmen(...)

S&P: ‘The outlook remains stable, reflecting the expectation that the economy will remain competitive.’

Credit ratings agency S&P Global made three times as many upgrades of Irish-issued debt instruments in the second half of 2019 as it did downgrade(...)

The Government introduced several measures to remedy the shortage in its November budget.

The shortage of affordable housing across the State is to persist over the medium term and will remain “a key driver” of sustained house price growth(...)