Patrick Honohan

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The collapse of another European insurer – Gibraltar-based Enterprise Insurance – has again focused attention on the sustainability of the Irish motor(...)

Greg Kavanagh founded New Generation Homes, which spent more than €300 million buying up development sites in Dublin at rock-bottom prices at the height of the recession

One of Ireland’s biggest property developers, Greg Kavanagh, founder of New Generation Homes, warned the Central Bank he would spend “tens of millions(...)

Miniter for Finance Michael Noonan: difficult to interpret GDP figures. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons / THE IRISH TIMES

You could call it a €75 billion mystery. Or a €300 billion conundrum. But either way trying to interpret the official economic figures for 2015 is nex(...)

Former Central Bank deputy governor Stefan Gerlach: Political debate in Ireland “is one where the emphasis on long-run fiscal stability is not very high”. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Former Central Bank deputy governor Stefan Gerlach, hired to help stabilise the financial system during the crisis, has warned that Ireland may need t(...)

The Irish economy is under scrutiny as, to put the latest CSO figures in perspective, it means Ireland is growing at four times the rate of China. Photograph:  Nick BradshawI

Ireland is a small, open economy and the actions of a few gigantic multinationals can throw the national accounts into total disarray. This was essen(...)

PTSB shares have slumped to €1.99 from the €4.50 price at which the bank and government sold shares in the institution a year ago. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The Central Bank raised doubts at the start of Ireland’s bailout programme about whether Permanent TSB would be able to survive as an independent bank(...)

Former governor of the Central Bank Patrick Honohan   said in a letter to Michael Noonan: “Consideration should be given to the introduction of a no-fault regime.” Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan was urged by the outgoing Central Bank governor last year to consider a “no-fault” insurance regime, which would c(...)

In private briefings, the Central Bank has warned   Fianna Fáil’s Bill could deter new lenders from entering the Irish market. Photograph: Eric Luke /The Irish Times

The Fine Gael-Fianna Fáil deal for Government has received an early test with FF’s finance spokesman Michael McGrath following through on a promise to(...)

The liquidators of Irish Bank Resolution Corp now have about €2.1bn of cash available for distribution to creditors.  Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Creditors to the failed lender Anglo Irish Bank are set to receive their first payment within months after its liquidators built up about €2.1 billio(...)

Former Central Bank governor Patrick Honohan: said last year that  Ireland’s recovery was best illustrated by the growth in employment. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

In his final speaking engagement last year, outgoing Central Bank governor Patrick Honohan warned that the State’s headline growth numbers were being(...)

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