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#Bailout

# bailout - Thursday 3 December, 2020

Premier League agrees €277m rescue package to help Football League clubs in danger of going bust
# Financial Aid
From The42
# Financial Aid

Premier League agrees €277m rescue package to help Football League clubs in danger of going bust

Dec 3rd 2020, 2:57 PM 2,859 Views 2 Comments

The news follows months of negotiations between the two governing bodies.

# bailout - Thursday 15 October, 2020

Premier League's insufficient rescue package rejected by EFL clubs
# Bailout
From The42
# Bailout

Premier League's insufficient rescue package rejected by EFL clubs

Oct 15th 2020, 8:14 PM 5,289 Views 3 Comments

‘The conditional offer of £50million falls some way short,’ said a statement issued by the EFL.

# bailout - Saturday 4 July, 2020

FAI confirm they are seeking more financial support from government
# Bailout
From The42
# Bailout

FAI confirm they are seeking more financial support from government

Jul 4th 2020, 5:00 PM 18,735 Views 36 Comments

Move comes five months after FAI received a €19.2m package.

# bailout - Monday 13 April, 2020

'It should not be seen as the government having sold out': Ross's message to officials before FAI bailout
# 19 Million Euro
# 19 Million Euro

'It should not be seen as the government having sold out': Ross's message to officials before FAI bailout

Apr 13th 2020, 12:05 AM 28,040 Views 45 Comments

There was a lot of back and forth before the government agreed to bail out the FAI in late January.

# bailout - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

North-south split opens up as EU finance ministers fail to agree coranvirus bailout plan
# Coronabonds
# Coronabonds

North-south split opens up as EU finance ministers fail to agree coranvirus bailout plan

Apr 8th 2020, 9:20 AM 25,443 Views 62 Comments

Italy and Spain are insisting on a solidarity fund but this is being resisted by Germany.

# bailout - Monday 30 December, 2019

Poll: Should the government bail out the FAI?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the government bail out the FAI?

Dec 30th 2019, 9:40 AM 37,743 Views 119 Comments

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said that the government will not be bailing out the football organisation.

# bailout - Thursday 16 May, 2019

FactCheck: Did the German parliament approve the Irish budget in 2011?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Did the German parliament approve the Irish budget in 2011?

May 16th 2019, 9:00 PM 22,101 Views 57 Comments

Irexit Party leader and European election candidate Hermann Kelly claimed that the German Bundestag approved the Irish Budget in 2011 before the Dáil.

# bailout - Sunday 30 September, 2018

'That’s insane… did they guarantee everything?': Reliving the night of the bank bailout
# Opinion
# Opinion

'That’s insane… did they guarantee everything?': Reliving the night of the bank bailout

Sep 30th 2018, 9:30 PM 33,032 Views 66 Comments

Economist Victor Duggan was Labour TD Joan Burton’s economic advisor on the night of the bank guarantee. He recounts that fateful night here.

# bailout - Thursday 27 September, 2018

Donohoe says bankers' pay cap of €500k is 'worth reviewing' as State-owned banks can't keep staff
# Wage Cap
# Wage Cap

Donohoe says bankers' pay cap of €500k is 'worth reviewing' as State-owned banks can't keep staff

Sep 27th 2018, 6:20 AM 25,789 Views 36 Comments

The finance minister said State-owned banks are finding it difficult to retain staff due to wage competition.

# bailout - Monday 20 August, 2018

Eight years and €289 billion later, Greece exits its final bailout today
# Join The Club
# Join The Club

Eight years and €289 billion later, Greece exits its final bailout today

Aug 20th 2018, 9:05 AM 34,704 Views 85 Comments

The country is not out the woods though and its people are still feeling austerity.

# bailout - Saturday 14 October, 2017

Nearly a decade after its bailout, AIB wants to turn its customers into 'fans'
# Aib 2.0
# Aib 2.0

Nearly a decade after its bailout, AIB wants to turn its customers into 'fans'

Oct 14th 2017, 3:00 PM 39,342 Views 59 Comments

But one of the bank’s retail execs says people may need to pay extra for face-to-face services.

# bailout - Monday 26 June, 2017

Italian government bails out two banks to the tune of €17 billion
# The Italian Sob
# The Italian Sob

Italian government bails out two banks to the tune of €17 billion

Jun 26th 2017, 6:55 AM 11,200 Views 23 Comments

The two banks’ toxic assets will be moved to a “bad bank” – similar to NAMA here.

# bailout - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Four bankers and Barclays charged over emergency $3 billion Qatar deal
# Bailout
# Bailout

Four bankers and Barclays charged over emergency $3 billion Qatar deal

Jun 20th 2017, 8:48 AM 11,680 Views 0 Comments

The charges include one for conspiracy to commit fraud against the bank’s former chief executive, John Varley.

# bailout - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

Government urged to use €3.8 billion from AIB sale to 'build homes, hospitals and schools'
# Return On Investment
# Return On Investment

Government urged to use €3.8 billion from AIB sale to 'build homes, hospitals and schools'

Jun 13th 2017, 9:34 AM 11,603 Views 48 Comments

Labour leader Brendan Howlin said that the Irish people “sacrificed so much to protect our banking system”.

# bailout - Saturday 1 April, 2017

Iceland's jailed bankers say they were scapegoats for the financial crisis
# Financial Crisis
# Financial Crisis

Iceland's jailed bankers say they were scapegoats for the financial crisis

Apr 1st 2017, 8:30 AM 14,600 Views 22 Comments

They’re taking their cases to the European Court of Human Rights.

# bailout - Saturday 24 December, 2016

Greek Finance Minister takes sly dig at creditors by sending Scrooge-themed Christmas cards
# Ghost Of Bailouts Past
# Ghost Of Bailouts Past

Greek Finance Minister takes sly dig at creditors by sending Scrooge-themed Christmas cards

Dec 24th 2016, 4:52 PM 11,906 Views 14 Comments

Euclid Tsakalotos said “our wishes go beyond all the Ebenezers of this world.”

# bailout - Thursday 22 December, 2016

Italy is preparing to bail out the world's oldest bank - and bondholders will be burnt
# BMPS
# BMPS

Italy is preparing to bail out the world's oldest bank - and bondholders will be burnt

Dec 22nd 2016, 11:29 AM 16,674 Views 54 Comments

The world’s oldest bank and Italy’s third-biggest, BMPS is racing against the clock to raise €5 billion or face a government bailout.

# bailout - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Scotland is planning a £100 million stimulus to offset Brexit
# Edinburgh
# Edinburgh

Scotland is planning a £100 million stimulus to offset Brexit

Aug 10th 2016, 6:17 PM 11,101 Views 42 Comments

NIcola Sturgeon said the move would “boost confidence”.

# bailout - Tuesday 21 June, 2016

'Good for Ireland': Germany's top court rules that the ECB can 'print money'
# Make Money Money
# Make Money Money

'Good for Ireland': Germany's top court rules that the ECB can 'print money'

Jun 21st 2016, 12:40 PM 23,901 Views 94 Comments

The challenge to the bond-buying plan could have ended the single currency.

# bailout - Monday 23 May, 2016

Greece passes spending cuts and tax hikes in order to unlock billions in bailout funds
# Parliamentary Drachma
# Parliamentary Drachma

Greece passes spending cuts and tax hikes in order to unlock billions in bailout funds

May 23rd 2016, 9:51 AM 10,283 Views 56 Comments

EU Economic Affairs Commissioner Pierre Moscovici hailed the deal.

# bailout - Sunday 13 December, 2015

This town will say "No" for the 250th week running today
# Ballyhea Still Says No
# Ballyhea Still Says No

This town will say "No" for the 250th week running today

Dec 13th 2015, 7:30 AM 33,398 Views 45 Comments

“It’s not a milestone we ever wanted to mark, I assure you.”

# bailout - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

Portugal's anti-austerity alliance is about to form a government
# Bailout Buddies
# Bailout Buddies

Portugal's anti-austerity alliance is about to form a government

Nov 24th 2015, 3:59 PM 6,681 Views 35 Comments

Communists, Greens and the Left Bloc have banded together to take power the majority.

# bailout - Monday 16 November, 2015

Why a two-year rent freeze could do a lot more harm than good
# Cold Comfort
# Cold Comfort

Why a two-year rent freeze could do a lot more harm than good

Nov 16th 2015, 9:54 AM 12,500 Views 39 Comments

The government’s rent-control measures were announced last week.

# bailout - Saturday 24 October, 2015

Noel Dempsey: 'Everyday I regret the horrendous decisions we made in government'
# Fianna Fáil
# Fianna Fáil

Noel Dempsey: 'Everyday I regret the horrendous decisions we made in government'

Oct 24th 2015, 3:36 PM 24,704 Views 86 Comments

The former Fianna Fáil minister gave a wide-ranging interview to RTÉ Radio 1 today.

# bailout - Thursday 22 October, 2015

Was Enda really warned that the army might need to guard ATMs?
# Warning
# Warning

Was Enda really warned that the army might need to guard ATMs?

Oct 22nd 2015, 6:23 PM 36,383 Views 164 Comments

One person says they’re “puzzled” the Taoiseach made the claim.

# bailout - Thursday 17 September, 2015

Bankers whose building society got a €5.4 billion bailout claim an investigation is "unconstitutional"
# Irish Nationwide
# Irish Nationwide

Bankers whose building society got a €5.4 billion bailout claim an investigation is "unconstitutional"

Sep 17th 2015, 4:20 PM 10,611 Views 0 Comments

Irish Nationwide was folded into IBRC after its bailout.

# bailout - Thursday 10 September, 2015

'Ultimatums are not the way to do business': Key IMF figure criticises Trichet letters
# Dread Letter Days
# Dread Letter Days

'Ultimatums are not the way to do business': Key IMF figure criticises Trichet letters

Sep 10th 2015, 11:08 PM 11,035 Views 39 Comments

Ajai Chopra claimed the ECB “went beyond its mandate” in letters sent by Jean-Claude Trichet to Brian Lenihan.

# bailout - Friday 21 August, 2015

Greek rebels form new party ahead of snap election
# What Next?
# What Next?

Greek rebels form new party ahead of snap election

Aug 21st 2015, 10:37 PM 19,098 Views 106 Comments

It’s called Popular Unity.

# bailout - Friday 14 August, 2015

Tsipras 'doesn't regret' leading Greece into third multi-billion euro bailout
# Vote Passed
# Vote Passed

Tsipras 'doesn't regret' leading Greece into third multi-billion euro bailout

Aug 14th 2015, 3:35 PM 12,960 Views 68 Comments

The country’s parliament has approved the deal after all-night talks.

# bailout - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Greece has reached a deal with its lenders. Here's what it means
# Bailout
# Bailout

Greece has reached a deal with its lenders. Here's what it means

Aug 11th 2015, 7:54 AM 15,458 Views 89 Comments

After night long talks with bailout negotiators at a central Athens hotel, the new multibillion-euro bailout deal has been closed.

# bailout - Monday 20 July, 2015

Greek banks reopen as citizens face massive price hikes
# Open For Business
# Open For Business

Greek banks reopen as citizens face massive price hikes

Jul 20th 2015, 7:26 AM 20,114 Views 107 Comments

Greeks will be able to withdraw up to €420 at once per week.

Homeless in Athens: 'Greece never dies. But the Greeks will die.'
# Crisis
# Crisis

Homeless in Athens: 'Greece never dies. But the Greeks will die.'

Jul 20th 2015, 6:10 AM 20,559 Views 33 Comments

“No home, no bathroom, no life.”

# bailout - Saturday 18 July, 2015

'Giving another bailout to Greece is like giving money to a drug addict'
# Bad Choices
# Bad Choices

'Giving another bailout to Greece is like giving money to a drug addict'

Jul 18th 2015, 9:15 AM 15,676 Views 84 Comments

“Maybe [Tsipras] didn’t really have a plan.”

# bailout - Thursday 16 July, 2015

Greece latest: Banks to reopen on Monday, but with a €60 withdrawal limit
# Three Weeks Later
# Three Weeks Later

Greece latest: Banks to reopen on Monday, but with a €60 withdrawal limit

Jul 16th 2015, 9:37 PM 26,614 Views 122 Comments

The EU has expressed its satisfaction with Greece as its parliament passes a sweeping austerity bill in advance of the country’s third bailout.

'Alexis, let me give you a piece of advice... ': Enda reveals what he told the Greek prime minister
# Quiet Word
# Quiet Word

'Alexis, let me give you a piece of advice... ': Enda reveals what he told the Greek prime minister

Jul 16th 2015, 11:11 AM 25,377 Views 161 Comments

The Taoiseach has been defending the government’s stance on Greece.

# bailout - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Limerick chairman hoping Greek financial crisis can help save his club from relegation
# Bailout
From The42
# Bailout

Limerick chairman hoping Greek financial crisis can help save his club from relegation

Jul 15th 2015, 12:24 PM 5,458 Views 5 Comments

A cunning plan or desperate measures?

# bailout - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

Seán FitzPatrick WON'T have to answer questions about his time at Anglo
# Banking Inquiry
# Banking Inquiry

Seán FitzPatrick WON'T have to answer questions about his time at Anglo

Jul 14th 2015, 10:34 PM 12,376 Views 0 Comments

Bad news for the committee.

Greek PM says he signed a deal he doesn't believe in ... but will implement
# Bailout
# Bailout

Greek PM says he signed a deal he doesn't believe in ... but will implement

Jul 14th 2015, 10:30 PM 33,763 Views 83 Comments

He added that he plans to carry out his responsibilities in office for the next four years.

# bailout - Monday 13 July, 2015

Tsipras has two days to convince his parliament about third bailout
# Done Deal
# Done Deal

Tsipras has two days to convince his parliament about third bailout

Jul 13th 2015, 8:00 PM 50,502 Views 185 Comments

A deal has been agreed – but it still needs to clear the Greek parliament.

There are 3 big obstacles Greece needs to clear before getting more bailout cash
# Olympic Feat
# Olympic Feat

There are 3 big obstacles Greece needs to clear before getting more bailout cash

Jul 13th 2015, 5:31 PM 10,769 Views 23 Comments

Politics could still stymie the country’s third rescue package.

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