This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
Dublin: 6 °C Thursday 14 November, 2019


# nprf - Monday 23 November, 2015

Now the government's money is going into the company handling Irish Water complaints

The funding is being put into Cork-based Abtran.

# nprf - Thursday 31 July, 2014

More than €2.5 billion cash held by Ireland could be reinvested in economy - but it isn't

The assets are part of the National Pension Reserve Fund (NPRF) discretionary portfolio.

# nprf - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

The IMF is back in town, and it's not mad on the Government's mortgage strategy

The first bailout review has urged caution on the strategy, which was announced in the run-in to elections last month.

# nprf - Monday 28 April, 2014

The Government wants to hear from cash-strapped SMEs

Tell Michael Noonan all about your problems.

# nprf - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

So long Pensions Reserve Fund, hello Strategic Investment Fund

The ISIF held a meeting today to discuss its objectives for the future.

# nprf - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

Government to "strategically invest" €6.4 billion NPRF pot

The €6.4 billion discretionary account in the National Pensions Reserve Fund will be used to invest in employment schemes in Ireland, Brendan Howlin said today.

# nprf - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

NPRF announces €850m investment in funds for small businesses

The funds will be used to invest in both healthy businesses seeking to grow and those that are under-performing.

# nprf - Thursday 27 September, 2012

Ireland spent €25 billion more than it took in last year

The annual report from the Comptroller & Auditor General says State spending reached an all-time high in 2011.

# nprf - Saturday 9 June, 2012

Noonan: €1.2 billion of pension reserves already committed

That leaves about €4.5 billion in the pot.

# nprf - Monday 13 February, 2012

Banking crisis: Central Bank paid out €30m in consultancy fees in 2011

Law firm Arthur Cox seems to be the big winner in terms of consultancy contracts with the Central Bank, NTMA and Department of Finance.

# nprf - Monday 19 September, 2011

In numbers: the Annual Report of the Comptroller & Auditor General

The State’s accountant’s annual report for 2010 shows that there is €22.7bn is left in the National Pension Reserve Fund – €10bn of that has been deposited in banks.

# nprf - Monday 8 November, 2010

Department urged to buy bonds with pension reserve

Reuters reports that senior Department of Finance advisers want the pension reserve to create new demand for Irish bonds.