# debt - Sunday 12 October, 2014
Dr Daragh McGreal has been crunching numbers and formulating policies for months. Here are a few of them…
# debt - Wednesday 10 September, 2014
The nominal value of outstanding Government bonds now stands at €112,240 million.
# debt - Tuesday 9 September, 2014
A group of investors that includes the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs will clear the €1.9 million debt they were made to pay in a 2012 commercial court ruling.
# debt - Friday 5 September, 2014
But total borrowings for small business are still headed south.
# debt - Tuesday 2 September, 2014
The Minister is looking to seal a deal for early repayment of our IMF loans, which would bring down repayments considerably.
# debt - Friday 29 August, 2014
Loan repayments were €437 million higher than new lending last month.
# debt - Monday 25 August, 2014
ISME is to run a series of free advice sessions for struggling business owners.
The bank is predicting a broader based recovery, with jobs outside Dublin on the cards.
# debt - Sunday 24 August, 2014
In the run-up to Budget 2015, Dr Daragh McGreal looks at the issue of Ireland’s ‘unsustainable’ debt.
# debt - Wednesday 20 August, 2014
Jobs in the SME sector could be threatened by bad property debts, according to the Central Bank.
# debt - Friday 8 August, 2014
It’s Friday – and here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.
# debt - Friday 1 August, 2014
This was the week in business.
# debt - Tuesday 29 July, 2014
That’s down from 7.9% this time last year.
# debt - Monday 14 July, 2014
Although coming off a low base, the insolvency service is happy to see growth.
# debt - Saturday 12 July, 2014
Politicians are bemoaning the fact that older people might now have to carry debt onto their pension books – but that’s the risk of re-mortgaging.
# debt - Monday 30 June, 2014
The bank has launched a new product that will help people in negative equity move – but they’ll take the debt with them.
# debt - Friday 27 June, 2014
The one-time Heinz chairman has failed to slow down the banks pursuit of his assets.
# debt - Saturday 21 June, 2014
This ‘inquiry’ has no credibility whatsoever and a decent opposition would have resigned en masse in protest.
# debt - Friday 20 June, 2014
It consisted mostly of loans secured on assets in Northern Ireland.
We’ve been told that we have no choice but to accept austerity measures to get the country back on its feet… but is that really true?
# debt - Thursday 19 June, 2014
Giving tax cuts in the upcoming budget would be popular, but it’s not the right thing to do.
# debt - Wednesday 18 June, 2014
The key to taking advantage of the bounce-back is to remove some of the fixed costs involved in starting up a business (or keeping one going).
# debt - Tuesday 10 June, 2014
And it’s stopping them renovating.
# debt - Monday 2 June, 2014
The European Commission has recommended that the government ensure that excessive debt is corrected in a sustainable manner by 2015 and beyond.
# debt - Thursday 22 May, 2014
The Financial Times columnist says that the eurozone is being run for “the benefit of creditors”.
# debt - Tuesday 20 May, 2014
# debt - Sunday 18 May, 2014
“We are literally floating in a sea of radiation nowadays. It’s completely reckless.”
# debt - Friday 16 May, 2014
Nearly one third of Irish SMEs carry no debt at all, with only seven per cent carrying debt higher than their turnover.
# debt - Wednesday 14 May, 2014
As with mortgages, it seems the bank is taking a hard line on debt forgiveness.
# debt - Thursday 8 May, 2014
New figures from the Central Bank show we’re paying down debt at the fastest rate since 2012.
# debt - Wednesday 7 May, 2014
The Minister for Finance said SME debt is ‘far down’ the list of concerns in comparison to national debt.
# debt - Friday 2 May, 2014
The construction industry and retail sector are not doing too great either, according to credit-risk analysts.
# debt - Wednesday 30 April, 2014
Central Bank governor says he told the Government of his concerns over protections for mortgage holders.
Honohan warns that deviation from the current path would be “folly”.
# debt - Sunday 20 April, 2014
With the EU forcing us into a ‘devaluation for slow learners’, isn’t it time we look closer at what exactly the euro has done for us?
# debt - Thursday 10 April, 2014
Bank of Ireland officials told the finance committee that they would veto any suggestion of debt write-down made by a Personal Insolvency Practitioner.
The explosion came as Greece prepared to return to bond markets. No one was injured in the incident.
# debt - Wednesday 9 April, 2014
The bank is currently engaged in 9,000 legal or potential legal cases with customers in mortgage arrears.
Independent TD Stephen Donnelly accused the government of failing to take the welfare of “tens of thousands of men, women and children” into account when selling mortgage loans to US hedge funds.