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#Household debt

# household-debt - Monday 9 May, 2016

Irish households are the third most indebted in the EU
# Household Debt
# Household Debt

Irish households are the third most indebted in the EU

May 9th 2016, 4:54 PM 19,232 Views 116 Comments

The Central Bank says this ranking is in spite of a significant decline in the ratio of household debt to disposable income.

# household-debt - Monday 30 June, 2014

Lending to small businesses is up for the first time in 18 months
# Debt Drawdown
# Debt Drawdown

Lending to small businesses is up for the first time in 18 months

Jun 30th 2014, 2:23 PM 3,681 Views 3 Comments

Non financial corporations are pulling down more cash, but households are still borrowing less.

# household-debt - Monday 17 June, 2013

Icelandic PM vows to ignore IMF's advice
# Iceland
# Iceland

Icelandic PM vows to ignore IMF's advice

Jun 17th 2013, 7:00 PM 9,381 Views 40 Comments

Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson says he will ignore the IMF’s criticism of his government’s plans to reduce household debt following the country’s economic collapse.

# household-debt - Tuesday 10 April, 2012

The Daily Fix: Tuesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Apr 10th 2012, 8:07 PM 5,264 Views 1 Comment

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as the few bits and pieces you might not have seen.

IMF: Allowing homes to restructure debt will solve crisis quicker
# Household Debt
# Household Debt

IMF: Allowing homes to restructure debt will solve crisis quicker

Apr 10th 2012, 6:34 PM 4,523 Views 26 Comments

A new global report concludes that economic crises are worse if households accumulate more debt during a boom.

# household-debt - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

Honohan: Banks aren't solely to blame for state of the Irish economy
# Debt
# Debt

Honohan: Banks aren't solely to blame for state of the Irish economy

Mar 14th 2012, 7:36 PM 4,767 Views 35 Comments

In a speech this evening, the governor of the Central Bank said living standards have fallen in Ireland by some 17 per cent since the peak of the boom.

# household-debt - Tuesday 13 September, 2011

Fianna Fáil backs mortgage forgiveness
# Mortgages
# Mortgages

Fianna Fáil backs mortgage forgiveness

Sep 13th 2011, 7:54 AM 586 Views 26 Comments

The party is in favour of mortgage debt forgiveness – but says that the case of each household must be considered individually.