# banks - Today’s News
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# banks - Thursday 23 January, 2014
Who chairs it and who sits on it have still to be worked out, but the banking inquiry committee is unlikely to hear evidence publicly until after the local and European elections, TheJournal.ie has learned.
# banks - Friday 17 January, 2014
A member of the European Parliament Committee who are in Dublin today to discuss the bank bailout said while Ireland has a case to make, so does every other country.
# banks - Wednesday 15 January, 2014
The Minister was responding to revelations that two documents related to the bank guarantee have gone missing from the Department of Finance, but it’s not clear if officials are trying to find them.
# banks - Tuesday 14 January, 2014
The Blanchardstown and Belfast stores will shut but 68 out of 80 at risk roles will remain.
# banks - Saturday 11 January, 2014
A letter from David Drumm to Brian Lenihan in October 2008 has been released in full to the Sinn Féin finance spokesperson Pearse Doherty and is revealed in full for the first time.
# banks - Friday 10 January, 2014
The disappearance of the original versions of two letters copied to finance minister Brian Lenihan has been uncovered by the Sinn Féin TD Pearse Doherty through Freedom of Information.
# banks - Wednesday 8 January, 2014
The bonds have a maturity of five years.
# banks - Friday 3 January, 2014
The problems are believed to be unrelated from the ATM problems that plagued customers last month.
# banks - Monday 30 December, 2013
A long-awaited inquiry into the collapse of the Irish banking system is likely to get under way next year.
# banks - Thursday 19 December, 2013
Speaking to the IMF, Ajai Chopra went on to say that eurozone partners had stopped Ireland from imposing haircuts on senior creditors.
Allied Irish Bank contravened four regulations between 2007 and 2013.
The company and numerous banks have been accused of selectively disclosing parts of its revenue outlook before its IPO in May 2012.
The EU banking union framework has been agreed, meaning banks will bail themselves out.
# banks - Wednesday 18 December, 2013
# banks - Thursday 12 December, 2013
The 18-34 age bracket are the most likely to use a moneylender with 12 per cent say they will do so in 2013.
# banks - Monday 9 December, 2013
# banks - Sunday 8 December, 2013
The reductions aim to level the playing field with the banks’ savings products after the increase in DIRT tax.
# banks - Friday 6 December, 2013
The Central Bank has carried out a stark assessment of Ireland’s financial situation.
# banks - Wednesday 4 December, 2013
The fines could set EU antitrust records with banks accused of fixing the rate at which they lend to each other.
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# banks - Tuesday 3 December, 2013
The company says that the issues stemmed from an IT problem at their parent company.
The bank is saying tonight that if customers have been left out of pocket as a result, the issue will be “put right”.
# banks - Friday 29 November, 2013
The Central Bank says that there is no “tangible evidence” that some customers’ circumstances are improving.
# banks - Wednesday 27 November, 2013
The motion was defeated by 77 votes to 40 in the Dáil this evening with Sinn Fein and Independents supporting it and Fine Gael and Labour in opposition.
# banks - Tuesday 26 November, 2013
The draft paper proposes debt management firms should provide more information to customers about the service they offer and their charges.
Joan Collins TD had claimed that the deal was unconstitutional because it gave the Minister for Finance open ended power to approve the payments without Dáil approval.
In the first 20 deals, one quarter voluntarily handed the keys to their property over to the bank.
# banks - Wednesday 20 November, 2013
“The Central Bank are happy now that they have a full handle on it,” Michael Noonan has told the Dáil this morning.
# banks - Thursday 14 November, 2013
Michael Noonan is joining his eurozone counterparts in Brussels later today.
# banks - Tuesday 12 November, 2013
We switch phone, car insurance, and utility providers if we spot a better deal somewhere else – but just one in four of us has ever changed bank accounts. Do the banks really deserve such loyalty? asks Michael Dowling.
# banks - Friday 8 November, 2013
Josph Stiglitz said that austerity has been shown historically not to work and implementing such policies after 2008 was a bigger mistake then the choices made before the crash.
# banks - Wednesday 6 November, 2013
The Irish Mortgage Holders Organisation said the new mortgage restructuring figures are concerning.
# banks - Saturday 2 November, 2013
House prices in Dublin are up 12.3 per cent, so should people living in the city get a helping hand?
# banks - Friday 1 November, 2013
The Government estimated that the levy would raise a total of €150 million for the exchequer each year from all Irish domestic banks.
The UK taxpayer rescued RBS says it will conduct a review of Ulster Bank “for supporting the Northern Irish and Irish economies”.
# banks - Thursday 31 October, 2013
The jobs losses will be compulsory according to banking union the IBOA who say they were “shocked” by the decision.
The Department of Finance has begun to publish monthly reports on mortgage restructuring.
# banks - Sunday 27 October, 2013
The Minister for European Affairs said the government would be holding them to their commitment if necessary.
# banks - Sunday 20 October, 2013
The deal, which is the largest ever between the US government and a single company, will settle an investigation into bad mortgage loans sold by the bank.