# european-central-bank - Today’s News
# european-central-bank - Yesterday’s News
Good news for those on tracker mortgages today as records remain at a record low.
# european-central-bank - Tuesday 26 November, 2013
The government will almost certainly oppose the motion and ensure that it does not pass when a vote is held tomorrow night.
# european-central-bank - Wednesday 13 November, 2013
Our shared currency system is not just preventing our ability to recover but is at the root of inevitable further looming crises, writes Mike Hall.
# european-central-bank - Thursday 7 November, 2013
ECB president Mario Draghi has cut the rate for the fifth time in two years.
# european-central-bank - Wednesday 23 October, 2013
Michael Noonan meets Mario Draghi for discussions on how Ireland will exit its international bailout programme on 15 December.
# european-central-bank - Monday 23 September, 2013
Mario Draghi says that the Eurozone is recovering, slowly, but had good news for holders of tracker mortgages.
# european-central-bank - Friday 6 September, 2013
Yesterday, Mario Draghi said the ECB is alert to geopolitical risks that may come out of the Syrian situation and said that the caution expressed about recovery was warranted.
# european-central-bank - Monday 26 August, 2013
Our share of ECB funding is now just 5.4 per cent compared to 26.5 per cent immediately after the bailout in November 2010.
# european-central-bank - Thursday 15 August, 2013
The European Union has a single guiding principle: keep inflation down. But that view is far too narrow at a time when the bloc is undergoing an appalling unemployment crisis, writes Tiernan Brady.
# european-central-bank - Wednesday 10 July, 2013
The decision was confirmed by the European Council yesterday and will give the Baltic state six months to prepare for the changeover.
# european-central-bank - Tuesday 9 July, 2013
The trio of the IMF, ECB and the European Commission return as Ireland’s bond yields continue steady fall.
# european-central-bank - Friday 21 June, 2013
The EU and IMF have agreed to a request from the Irish authorities to delay the first bills from early 2014 to early 2015.
# european-central-bank - Thursday 6 June, 2013
Mario Draghi says the eurozone economy should stabilise over the rest of the year, but low rates are still needed for now.
# european-central-bank - Friday 31 May, 2013
Demonstrators were expressing concerns about the ECB’s role in enforcing austerity throughout the eurozone.
# european-central-bank - Wednesday 22 May, 2013
The banks would lose more if they lowered their mortgage interest rates below the current amounts, the minister says.
# european-central-bank - Monday 20 May, 2013
New figures show Ireland’s banks are now less reliant on emergency loans than at any other time since September 2008.
# european-central-bank - Tuesday 14 May, 2013
The ‘two-pack’ also means the Budget will have to be submitted to Brussels for its approval every October from now on.
# european-central-bank - Wednesday 8 May, 2013
Deputy McGrath has called on the Central Bank to force banks to issue a statement following each change to the ECB’s interest rate.
# european-central-bank - Thursday 2 May, 2013
Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.
Falling inflation around the eurozone – particularly in Germany – means big decisions from Draghi and co.
President Higgins says the EU is facing a “moral crisis” as much as an economic one: “You are either a union or you’re not.”
The new €5 note will start appearing today but the old note remains legal tender.
# european-central-bank - Tuesday 30 April, 2013
The governing council of the European Central Bank meets on Thursday where it could provide a fresh boost to mortgage holders.
Patrick Honohan will discuss economic and monetary union with TDs and senators on the Oireachtas EU Affairs Committee this afternoon.
# european-central-bank - Saturday 27 April, 2013
The finance minister says the ECB has not told Ireland to refuse Freedom of Information requests about the IBRC wind-up.
# european-central-bank - Wednesday 24 April, 2013
Michael Noonan and Brendan Howlin want Troika approval to start charging from October 2014, with the first bills in 2015.
# european-central-bank - Tuesday 23 April, 2013
Officials from the EU, IMF and ECB arrive in Dublin today to conduct their tenth review of Ireland’s bailout programme.
# european-central-bank - Thursday 4 April, 2013
The head of the European Central Bank was speaking as the eurozone’s central bank left interest rates unchanged at 0.75 per cent today.
# european-central-bank - Thursday 7 March, 2013
# european-central-bank - Sunday 3 March, 2013
Any profits the ECB makes on buying Greek bonds are given straight back to Greece – and Ireland may look for similar.
# european-central-bank - Saturday 9 February, 2013
It was dramatic, chaotic, uncertain and very confusing as Ireland struck a deal to tear up the promissory notes and repay Anglo’s debts over a longer period. Here’s how it unfolded…
# european-central-bank - Thursday 7 February, 2013
The European Central Bank President said that no decision has been taken on the IBRC promissory note.
Why on earth were the Dáil and Seanad sitting until the small hours of this morning? This might help…
TDs voted by 113 votes to 35 to wind down the former Anglo, laying off its employees with immediate effect.
Watch live from the Seanad Chamber as members deliberate on whether to immediately wind down the former Anglo.
Here’s the total voting chart for how the Dáil divided on its final decision to liquidate the former Anglo Irish Bank.
Catch up with text commentary from the Dáil as TDs voted to wind up the former Anglo.
# european-central-bank - Wednesday 6 February, 2013
The government wants to issue long-term bonds to get rid of the IBRC promissory notes. What do you think?
Michael D Higgins has interrupted a trip to Italy to make himself available if the Oireachtas passes an IBRC bill tonight.
It’ll be a late one in the Dail.