Advertisement

Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now

#ISI

# isi - All time

It's costing banks €100,000 a go to reject insolvency applications...
# Fuzzy Logic
# Fuzzy Logic

It's costing banks €100,000 a go to reject insolvency applications...

Apr 14th 2015, 5:41 PM 10,956 Views 15 Comments

Are lenders cutting off their nose to spite their face?

Is this the latest headache for Ireland's insolvent classes?
# Broke
# Broke

Is this the latest headache for Ireland's insolvent classes?

Aug 8th 2014, 12:49 PM 11,744 Views 7 Comments

A recently discovered flaw in insolvency law won’t be fixed until September.

A fate worse than debt: tackling Ireland's insolvency problem
# Debt Mountain
# Debt Mountain

A fate worse than debt: tackling Ireland's insolvency problem

Jul 20th 2014, 8:45 AM 8,349 Views 23 Comments

This week the Insolvency Service was branded “pathetic” – the director admits performance is disappointing, but can it be turned around?

The Briefcase: Plans for Dublin's 'Canary Wharf', trips to Addis Ababa and Lidl's pricey wine list
# Inbox Me
# Inbox Me

The Briefcase: Plans for Dublin's 'Canary Wharf', trips to Addis Ababa and Lidl's pricey wine list

Jul 18th 2014, 12:27 PM 8,788 Views 4 Comments

This was the week in business.

'Pathetic' Insolvency Service 'not fit for purpose' - IMHO
# Debt Deals
# Debt Deals

'Pathetic' Insolvency Service 'not fit for purpose' - IMHO

Jul 15th 2014, 10:11 AM 5,657 Views 27 Comments

The ISI has defended the low level of debt deals, but is under attack over the pace of its work.

Insolvency service seals threefold increase in debt arrangements
# Debt Problems
# Debt Problems

Insolvency service seals threefold increase in debt arrangements

Jul 14th 2014, 12:18 PM 4,597 Views 13 Comments

Although coming off a low base, the insolvency service is happy to see growth.

Thousands asked for help from insolvency service in its first months
# Debt
# Debt

Thousands asked for help from insolvency service in its first months

Dec 26th 2013, 7:45 AM 4,797 Views 17 Comments

In the first three months of the ISI’s existence, it was inundated with calls and emails.

Most of borrower’s debt written off in first deal under new insolvency regime
# Debt Deal
# Debt Deal

Most of borrower’s debt written off in first deal under new insolvency regime

Nov 25th 2013, 10:30 PM 26,260 Views 184 Comments

The first debt settlement arrangement has been agreed today.

PIP apologises for comments about ‘bigger houses’ for professionals
# Insolvency
# Insolvency

PIP apologises for comments about ‘bigger houses’ for professionals

Sep 10th 2013, 8:52 PM 24,174 Views 142 Comments

Jim Stafford issued a statement saying that he did not intend to ‘create a distinction between so called professional classes and PAYE workers’.

140 calls to insolvency service in first day of business
# ISI
# ISI

140 calls to insolvency service in first day of business

Sep 10th 2013, 11:33 AM 3,522 Views 11 Comments

Plus, the Insolvency Service of Ireland’s website was visited 5,000 times.

Insolvency service to take applications from 9 September
# Personal Insolvency Act
# Personal Insolvency Act

Insolvency service to take applications from 9 September

Aug 23rd 2013, 10:43 PM 9,859 Views 12 Comments

Insolvent debtors are being advised to attempt to work out an agreement with their creditors before contacting the service.

Social justice group distances itself from insolvency budget figures
# Insolvency Guidelines
# Insolvency Guidelines

Social justice group distances itself from insolvency budget figures

Apr 19th 2013, 6:23 PM 5,582 Views 20 Comments

The Vincentian Partnership for Social Justice said that the figures were “an adapted version of the Minimum Essential Budget Standards data”.

Poll: Do you think the Personal Insolvency spending guidelines are fair?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you think the Personal Insolvency spending guidelines are fair?

Apr 19th 2013, 11:34 AM 9,843 Views 129 Comments

The spending guidelines set a limit of around €900 for a single person and roughly €1,400 a month for a family with children.

New insolvency guidelines protect banks at borrowers' expense - opposition
# Personal Insolvency
# Personal Insolvency

New insolvency guidelines protect banks at borrowers' expense - opposition

Apr 18th 2013, 7:03 PM 8,219 Views 49 Comments

Fianna Fáil and Sinn Féin have both queried the amount of power left in the hands of the banks in the insolvency regime which was unveiled today.

Osama Bin Laden may have been betrayed by oldest wife
# Khairia
# Khairia

Osama Bin Laden may have been betrayed by oldest wife

Mar 11th 2012, 1:59 PM 5,972 Views 18 Comments

Independent investigator Shaukut Qadir’s theory also shows bin Laden’s deputy Ayman al-Zawahiri as an ambitious second-in-command.

Model's nude pose for FHM India causes fury in Pakistan
# Magazine Row
# Magazine Row

Model's nude pose for FHM India causes fury in Pakistan

Dec 3rd 2011, 3:23 PM 14,864 Views 22 Comments

Model Veena Malik said the nude photo was published in violation of her agreement with FHM India and she says she is considering legal action.

Shocking video emerges of boy being shot dead by Pakistani security forces
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

Shocking video emerges of boy being shot dead by Pakistani security forces

Jun 11th 2011, 12:58 PM 4,956 Views 15 Comments

Pakistani security forces are under pressure to explain the video of an unarmed 18-year-old being shot at point-blank range. He later bled to death.

CIA will be granted access to bin Laden house
# Bin Laden
# Bin Laden

CIA will be granted access to bin Laden house

May 26th 2011, 8:08 PM 291 Views 0 Comments

US intelligence forces will be given an opportunity to search for fingerprints and other evidence in Abbottabad.

Afghan Taliban denies reports that leader Mullah Omar is killed
# Taliban
# Taliban

Afghan Taliban denies reports that leader Mullah Omar is killed

May 23rd 2011, 9:07 AM 212 Views 0 Comments

Afghan press report that Mullah Omar is killed in Pakistan, but the reports are labelled as “absolutely wrong” by the Taliban.