David Lock

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PTSB chief executive Jeremy Masding signalled to the Oireachtas finance committee that a further sale of problem loans may be on the cards. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

When Welsh banker Jeremy Masding became chief executive of Permanent TSB (PTSB) seven years ago, the company was a basket case and he knew there was a(...)

Paschal Donohoe rejected an AIB plan to reinstate bonuses last year.  Photograph: Laura Hutton

Irish bank pay caps and bonus restrictions are now a major worry, a group of investors have told the Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe, as the Gove(...)

Deutsche Bank analysts David Lock and Rohan Singhai said their “overall impression” was that all the Irish banks want to resolve the tracker scandal as quickly as possible. Photograph: Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg

Investment banking giant Deutsche Bank has sought to ease investor concerns over the widening Irish tracker-mortgage scandal, saying it is nothing lik(...)

Permanent TSB lost 2.4%  to €2.05 as the bank succumbed to further negative media commentary

Weakness among tobacco stocks and some broker downgrades weighed on European shares, sending them lower on the final trading day of July as analysts d(...)

Permanent TSB CEO Jeremy Masding: said this week that the ECB is likely to stand in the way of the group hitting its target of returning to paying dividends in early 2019 for the first time in over a decade. Photograph: Colm Mahady/Fennells

For followers of Irish banks, an all-too-familiar – and increasingly powerful – bogeyman continues to lurk in the shadows. Permanent TSB’s chief exe(...)

Bank of Ireland’s first-half results are due to be released on July 28th.

Bank of Ireland’s hopes of returning to paying a dividend early next year, for the first time since the start of the financial crisis, have been impr(...)

Irish banks’ costs remain “stubbornly high”, according to a Deutsche Bank equities analyst. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien / The Irish Times

Following eight years of shrinking back their loan books, Irish banks’ costs remain “stubbornly high”, according to Deutsche Bank equities analyst Da(...)