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# Central Banks

Last year
Bank of England intervenes for second day running to ease market turmoil
The central bank warned that the sell-off in the UK government bond market poses a ‘material risk to UK financial stability’.
All time
Banks are getting a bit better at dispensing €10 notes from ATMs
The Central Bank has set targets for the banks to give customers the option to take out smaller amounts of cash.
There's an incredible lack of inflation in eurozone... and the world right now
Despite the perception that central banks are pumping money frantically, inflation rate debunks this.
Bitcoin or bit-con? Meet the crypto-currency that's taking over the internet
We explain the online-only currency that’s been making waves this week – and meet some Irish people with a lot to lose…
Ulster Bank fined €1.9 million by Central Bank
This is the first time a bank has been fined by the Central Bank for breaking capital requirements.
World banks move to bolster global economy
The ECB, US Federal Reserve and central banks in Japan, Swizterland, Canada and Britain are backing a move to make it easier for banks to access dollars if they need to.