BPFI CEO Brian Hayes: His plea for bankers to be able to speak their minds on major issues affecting their sector, and the economy at large, might get a better hearing if bankers weren’t so reluctant to apologise for their mistakes.  Photograph: Crispin Rodwell for the Irish Times

Free speech is the cornerstone of every democracy so bravo to Brian Hayes for saying that bankers here should not be put on the “bold step” for expres(...)

Brian Hayes, chief executive of the Banking & Payments Federation Ireland. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Banking chiefs should not be put on the “bold step” for expressing views on regulatory or economic policy if Irish society is to avoid repeating a mis(...)

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As many as one in five Irish adults have experienced some form of financial abuse ranging from out and out theft to an absence of consultation when ma(...)

Grafton Place is being developed on the site of the former Nassau House at the junction of Dawson Street and Nassau Street. Photograph: Eric Luke

BCP International Property Fund and its investment partners, London-based Meyer Bergman, have secured a loan of over €100 million to finance the devel(...)

Terry Clune, TransferMate; Richard Walsh,  BPFI; David Dalton,  Deloitte; Sinead Fitzmaurice, TransferMate; Joe Duffy,  BNY Mellon. Photograph: Shane O’Neill

TransferMate, the international payments firm established by Taxback Group founder Terry Clune, has been named as the overall winner of the first annu(...)

Rather than bring in new measures, Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe should focus on enhancing existing ones in this year’s budget, the BPFI have said. Photograph: Alan Betson

More needs to be done to help small and medium-sized businesses in this year’s budget, according to Banking & Payments Federation Ireland (BPFI). (...)

As the UK faces some crunch decisions on the future of its relationship with the EU, Irish customers of UK banks are being urged to prepare for a no-deal outcome. Photograph: Neil Hall/EPA

Irish based customers of UK banks are being warned to make sure that they are well informed about the potential fall-out from a no-deal Brexit on thei(...)

Gardaí are warning the public about an ongoing text message scam. Photograph: iStock

Gardaí are warning the public about an ongoing text message scam known as “smishing”, which seeks to gather a person’s bank account information. Targ(...)

Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe has much to ponder in relation to bankers’ remuneration. Photograph: Tom Honan for The Irish Times

As the tracker mortgage scandal continues to bubble, Maurice Crowley, the interim chief executive of Banking & Payments Federation Ireland, has to(...)

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The Federation of International Banks in Ireland (FIBI) has appointed BNP Paribas executive Derek Kehoe as its chairman. Mr Kehoe, the chief executi(...)

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