The heads of the State’s five banks agreed in mid-March to provide three-month payment breaks to homeowners and businesses affected by Covid-19.

More than 45,000 mortgage payments breaks have been granted by banks or are close to completion, new figures show. This is equivalent to 5 per cent of(...)

NadiFin is focused exclusively on cutting-edge fintechs. Photograph: iStock

Applications for the next instalment of the fintech-focused accelerator known as NadiFin have opened. NadiFin, which runs in Dublin and Luxembourg, is(...)

Central Bank executives are resisting calls for a change to make it easier for banks to manage exemptions on mortgage lending rules. Photograph: Alan Betson

Central Bank executives are resisting calls for a change in mortgage rules to make it easier for banks to manage the extent to which they offer borrow(...)