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18 Mar 2019

Mortgage arrears dip as court repossessions fall to nine-year low

MORTGAGE arrears figures from the Central Bank show another fall in the overall numbers behind on their payments.

18 Mar 2019

Sterling on course for biggest weekly gain in 7 weeks

Sterling was seeing its best week since January, as investors waited for next week’s parliamentary vote on Prime Minister Theresa May’s deal to exit the European Union.

14 Mar 2019

No tariffs on EU goods coming into NI in no-deal Brexit

The UK will not introduce any new checks or controls on goods moving across the land border into Northern Ireland if the UK leaves the European Union without a deal, it has been announced.

14 Mar 2019

No tariffs on EU goods coming into NI in no-deal Brexit

The UK will not introduce any new checks or controls on goods moving across the land border into Northern Ireland if the UK leaves the European Union without a deal, it has been announced.

14 Mar 2019

Consumer spending falls in February

Consumer spending has fallen for the second time in three months, according to Visa’s Irish Consumer Spending Index.

14 Mar 2019

An Post lines up mortgage market entry as profits rocket

An Post is looking to launch its mortgage product in the spring of next year, it said on Wednesday when announcing a loan product that offers up to €75,000.

13 Mar 2019

One-in-three people admits being ‘very worried’ about their finances

A third of people in this country are “very worried” about their finances.

13 Mar 2019

EU adds 10 countries, including UAE, to tax blacklist

The European Union expanded its tax haven blacklist by 10 countries today, adding the United Arab Emirates and Bermuda despite the objections of powerful member states such as Italy.

13 Mar 2019

Sterling plummets after UK attorney general says legal risks of Brexit unchanged

The pound sank in volatile trading today after Britain’s attorney general said the legal risks of a Brexit deal with the European Union had not changed.

12 Mar 2019

Sterling rises as traders position for Brexit showdown

Sterling rose today in volatile trade as investors braced for parliamentary votes on Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit’s deal that could decide on what terms – if at all – Britain leaves the EU in less than three weeks.