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#Bank Levy

# bank-levy - Sunday 19 April, 2015

Banks treating people on variable mortgage rates "very badly"

The Health Minister made the comment today.

# bank-levy - Friday 1 November, 2013

Bank levy will cost Bank of Ireland €40 million a year

The Government estimated that the levy would raise a total of €150 million for the exchequer each year from all Irish domestic banks.

# bank-levy - Saturday 23 March, 2013

Merkel ally admits European authorities underestimated Cyprus 'mess' Cyprus This post contains videos

Merkel ally admits European authorities underestimated Cyprus 'mess'

Elmar Brok, the chair of the European Parliament’s Foreign Affairs Committee, has admitted he can foresee a situation where Cyprus could exit the single currency and said that authorities underestimated the current situation there.

# bank-levy - Sunday 17 March, 2013

Cypriot president: Bank deposits levy the 'least painful option'

“The solution we came to is certainly not the one we wanted, but its the least painful under the circumstances,” president Nicos Anastasiades said in a televised address to Cypriots this evening.

# bank-levy - Tuesday 1 March, 2011

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Full recount ordered in Galway West; Irish banks tap the EU for more emergency funding, and the €288 million yacht being built by an African dictator’s son.

# bank-levy - Wednesday 24 November, 2010

EU may push for bank levy instead of corporation tax rise IMF

EU may push for bank levy instead of corporation tax rise

Introducing the levy could allow Ireland to save face in Europe – which is particularly important now that the IMF has said it is reluctant to pump money into the Irish banking sector.