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#Patrick Honohan

# patrick-honohan - Sunday 6 December, 2015

The Central Bank has no record of Enda's 'army at the ATMs' claim
# Paper Trail
# Paper Trail

The Central Bank has no record of Enda's 'army at the ATMs' claim

Dec 6th 2015, 10:00 PM 18,859 Views 93 Comments

One source in Dame Street says that they’re “not sure where this story came from or why it keeps being repeated as fact”.

# patrick-honohan - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

Enda says there will be no statues erected in his glory
# Modesty
# Modesty

Enda says there will be no statues erected in his glory

Nov 3rd 2015, 6:16 PM 14,889 Views 103 Comments

Thank god for that, says you.

# patrick-honohan - Thursday 29 October, 2015

Why Enda was caught rapid with the curious case of the army and the ATMs
# Analysis
# Analysis

Why Enda was caught rapid with the curious case of the army and the ATMs

Oct 29th 2015, 11:05 PM 30,101 Views 186 Comments

Analysis: In attempting to convey the gravity of the financial crisis, the Taoiseach’s passion for storytelling got the better of him.

Gerry Adams: The Taoiseach is a spoofer who is making an eejit of himself
# Army Around ATMs
# Army Around ATMs

Gerry Adams: The Taoiseach is a spoofer who is making an eejit of himself

Oct 29th 2015, 1:13 PM 17,348 Views 160 Comments

The Sinn Féin president has heavily criticised Enda Kenny today.

# patrick-honohan - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

Enda now says 'no specific briefing' about putting the army around ATMs
# Warning
# Warning

Enda now says 'no specific briefing' about putting the army around ATMs

Oct 28th 2015, 4:45 PM 28,003 Views 182 Comments

The Taoiseach appears to have rowed back from remarks about a warning from the governor of the Central Bank.

# patrick-honohan - Friday 23 October, 2015

The army and the ATMs: Was Enda talking about the 'most secret committee in government'?
# Warning
# Warning

The army and the ATMs: Was Enda talking about the 'most secret committee in government'?

Oct 23rd 2015, 9:15 PM 18,169 Views 107 Comments

Details of emergency planning in the event of an Irish default are contained in Pat Leahy’s ‘The Price of Power’.

Micheal Noonan doesn't know if Enda was told army might need to guard ATMs
# Warning
# Warning

Micheal Noonan doesn't know if Enda was told army might need to guard ATMs

Oct 23rd 2015, 12:23 PM 12,797 Views 88 Comments

The Finance Minister confirmed there were discussions about security at the height of the financial crisis.

# patrick-honohan - Thursday 22 October, 2015

Was Enda really warned that the army might need to guard ATMs?
# Warning
# Warning

Was Enda really warned that the army might need to guard ATMs?

Oct 22nd 2015, 6:23 PM 36,394 Views 164 Comments

One person says they’re “puzzled” the Taoiseach made the claim.

# patrick-honohan - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Meet the new man in charge of Ireland's banks
# The Governor
# The Governor

Meet the new man in charge of Ireland's banks

Oct 20th 2015, 2:10 PM 23,841 Views 48 Comments

Trinity professor Philip Lane will replace Patrick Honohan as governor of the Central Bank.

# patrick-honohan - Thursday 25 June, 2015

Patrick Honohan: Brian Lenihan was "very cross" before I made THAT phonecall
# Bailout Secret
# Bailout Secret

Patrick Honohan: Brian Lenihan was "very cross" before I made THAT phonecall

Jun 25th 2015, 4:17 PM 12,518 Views 24 Comments

“I knew they wouldn’t be all that happy that I made the announcement, but I didn’t realise they’d be so unhappy.”

# patrick-honohan - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

Here are the ways that banks are making life hard for vulnerable customers
# Central Bank
# Central Bank

Here are the ways that banks are making life hard for vulnerable customers

Jun 24th 2015, 6:20 AM 15,720 Views 30 Comments

An inspection by the Central Bank has found that some lending institutions have bypassed legal representation in dealing with clients.

# patrick-honohan - Sunday 3 May, 2015

Here's everything you need to know about business this week
# The Briefcase
# The Briefcase

Here's everything you need to know about business this week

May 3rd 2015, 9:35 AM 15,659 Views 2 Comments

Everyone was talking about Jean-Claude Trichet and his bling, controversial ads and the governor standing down.

# patrick-honohan - Friday 1 May, 2015

This banker has quietly sacrificed €500,000 to the taxpayer
# The Guvnor
# The Guvnor

This banker has quietly sacrificed €500,000 to the taxpayer

May 1st 2015, 12:45 PM 28,922 Views 57 Comments

Most public servants took a pay cut in the recession – but the Central Bank’s governor went further still.

# patrick-honohan - Thursday 30 April, 2015

Paddy's day has come: Ireland's top banker to announce early retirement
# The Guvnor
# The Guvnor

Paddy's day has come: Ireland's top banker to announce early retirement

Apr 30th 2015, 7:40 PM 15,101 Views 62 Comments

Patrick Honohan is leaving his position a year ahead of schedule.

# patrick-honohan - Thursday 9 April, 2015

Bankers were "unwise, rather than criminal" during the Celtic Tiger
# The Governator
# The Governator

Bankers were "unwise, rather than criminal" during the Celtic Tiger

Apr 9th 2015, 7:48 PM 15,840 Views 96 Comments

But the Central Bank governor also wants to explode a few myths about the banking crisis.

# patrick-honohan - Thursday 2 April, 2015

Is Michael Noonan going to be banging tables when he meets this man today?
# State Of The Nation
# State Of The Nation

Is Michael Noonan going to be banging tables when he meets this man today?

Apr 2nd 2015, 9:00 AM 10,054 Views 54 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# patrick-honohan - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

Watch: Patrick Honohan bangs table as he comes to 'loggerheads' with Pearse Doherty
# Notes On A Scandal
# Notes On A Scandal

Watch: Patrick Honohan bangs table as he comes to 'loggerheads' with Pearse Doherty

Mar 11th 2015, 5:37 PM 20,082 Views 96 Comments

The banking inquiry got animated today.

# patrick-honohan - Thursday 5 February, 2015

After weeks of boredom, the banking inquiry could get very interesting today...
# Sexy Banking Crash
# Sexy Banking Crash

After weeks of boredom, the banking inquiry could get very interesting today...

Feb 5th 2015, 7:15 AM 17,434 Views 30 Comments

No, seriously…

# patrick-honohan - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

Average earner saving a €30,000 home deposit? Enda says that's 'achievable'
# The New Rules
# The New Rules

Average earner saving a €30,000 home deposit? Enda says that's 'achievable'

Jan 28th 2015, 12:04 PM 35,339 Views 125 Comments

Strict new lending rules are coming in. But first-time buyers are still being allowed borrow 90% of a property’s value, up to €220,000.

Here's what €220,000 will get you as a first-home buyer across the country
# Shopping Around
# Shopping Around

Here's what €220,000 will get you as a first-home buyer across the country

Jan 28th 2015, 10:37 AM 29,575 Views 41 Comments

The Central Bank has announced a 10% minimum deposit for new buyers on properties under that price.

# patrick-honohan - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

New mortgage rules 'will stop another boom... but rents could explode'
# Limits
# Limits

New mortgage rules 'will stop another boom... but rents could explode'

Jan 21st 2015, 9:16 AM 22,642 Views 95 Comments

But the Central Bank could relax its rules for first-time buyers.

# patrick-honohan - Monday 19 January, 2015

Not burning bondholders was 'significant flaw' of troika bailout: Central Bank boss
# Hindsight
# Hindsight

Not burning bondholders was 'significant flaw' of troika bailout: Central Bank boss

Jan 19th 2015, 4:18 PM 12,091 Views 65 Comments

We did get stung a bit on the whole deal, Patrick Honohan says.

# patrick-honohan - Friday 16 January, 2015

Patrick Honohan recalls chats with Brian Lenihan before and after guarantee
# Lenihan And Me
# Lenihan And Me

Patrick Honohan recalls chats with Brian Lenihan before and after guarantee

Jan 16th 2015, 9:30 PM 13,199 Views 23 Comments

At the banking inquiry yesterday, the Central Bank governor recalled a conversation with the then-finance minister in December 2008.

# patrick-honohan - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Brian Lenihan wanted to burn bondholders - but he was overruled
# Banking Inquiry
# Banking Inquiry

Brian Lenihan wanted to burn bondholders - but he was overruled

Jan 15th 2015, 9:40 PM 53,082 Views 164 Comments

The committee will write to several institutions, including AIB and the Department of Finance, seeking documents to aid its work.

# patrick-honohan - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

30 Days in September: An Oral History of the Bank Guarantee
# 6 Years On
# 6 Years On

30 Days in September: An Oral History of the Bank Guarantee

Dec 17th 2014, 7:00 AM 34,540 Views 67 Comments

What happened in the days and weeks leading up to the bank guarantee of 30 September 2008? TheJournal.ie presents an in-depth account from the people who were in the thick of it.

# patrick-honohan - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

The ECB has more or less said: 'We're not going to Dublin, you can forget about it'
# Banking Inquiry
# Banking Inquiry

The ECB has more or less said: 'We're not going to Dublin, you can forget about it'

Nov 26th 2014, 5:29 PM 15,277 Views 44 Comments

The banking inquiry’s public hearings will begin the week after next – but it looks like the ECB won’t be there.

The Central Bank's chief seems to have gone cold on relaxing its new mortgage rules
# The Governator
# The Governator

The Central Bank's chief seems to have gone cold on relaxing its new mortgage rules

Nov 26th 2014, 3:35 PM 11,133 Views 27 Comments

Governor Patrick Honohan says the “seeds of trouble” for a new bubble could already be growing.

# patrick-honohan - Friday 14 November, 2014

Two-thirds of first home buyers would not meet new Central Bank rules: Ulster Bank
# Ruled Out
# Ruled Out

Two-thirds of first home buyers would not meet new Central Bank rules: Ulster Bank

Nov 14th 2014, 9:04 AM 7,715 Views 51 Comments

The bank’s boss is not a fan of buyers having to save a 20% deposit.

# patrick-honohan - Saturday 8 November, 2014

Want to buy a house next year? You may not actually need a full 20% deposit
# Mortgages
# Mortgages

Want to buy a house next year? You may not actually need a full 20% deposit

Nov 8th 2014, 2:00 PM 16,931 Views 28 Comments

New rules restricting banks from granting loans of more than 80% of the property value were due to come into force in January 2015 but there may be a way around that.

# patrick-honohan - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Bubble buster: Homebuyers face 20% deposits as banks hit with tighter controls
# Laying Down The Law
# Laying Down The Law

Bubble buster: Homebuyers face 20% deposits as banks hit with tighter controls

Oct 7th 2014, 12:43 PM 19,452 Views 116 Comments

The Central Bank is seeking to reduce banks lending risky mortgages.

People buying homes will now need a mandatory deposit, says Central Bank
# New Rules
# New Rules

People buying homes will now need a mandatory deposit, says Central Bank

Oct 7th 2014, 7:29 AM 18,070 Views 86 Comments

The Central Bank is to announce new rules today to try to avert a new property bubble.

# patrick-honohan - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

Finance Committee tells Central Bank: legal letters to crisis mortgages aren't 'sustainable'
# Not Good Enough
# Not Good Enough

Finance Committee tells Central Bank: legal letters to crisis mortgages aren't 'sustainable'

Jul 8th 2014, 1:18 PM 6,309 Views 22 Comments

A draft copy of the committee’s report on mortgage arrears seen by TheJournal.ie contains strong words for the Central Bank.

# patrick-honohan - Monday 23 June, 2014

Central Bank Governor says another financial meltdown can't be ruled out
# Getting Burnt
# Getting Burnt

Central Bank Governor says another financial meltdown can't be ruled out

Jun 23rd 2014, 1:26 PM 8,808 Views 63 Comments

Patrick Honohan said he thought that “our fiscal crisis of the 1980s would have cured us of excesses of any type for 100 years”, but it didn’t.

# patrick-honohan - Thursday 1 May, 2014

Chief whip accuses exiting banks of 'slash and burn'
# No Clean Break
# No Clean Break

Chief whip accuses exiting banks of 'slash and burn'

May 1st 2014, 11:22 AM 5,429 Views 9 Comments

Government Seanad chief whip says that foreign banks are damaging the economy.

# patrick-honohan - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Honohan "not happy" about mortgage sales to vulture funds
# Vulture Culture
# Vulture Culture

Honohan "not happy" about mortgage sales to vulture funds

Apr 30th 2014, 4:32 PM 9,568 Views 23 Comments

Central Bank governor says he told the Government of his concerns over protections for mortgage holders.

Stay the course on austerity, warns Honohan
# Not Over Yet
# Not Over Yet

Stay the course on austerity, warns Honohan

Apr 30th 2014, 1:00 PM 5,387 Views 48 Comments

Honohan warns that deviation from the current path would be “folly”.

Children using sunbeds, the new broadcasting charge and HSE grants
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Children using sunbeds, the new broadcasting charge and HSE grants

Apr 30th 2014, 9:00 AM 7,662 Views 9 Comments

It’s the first day back in the Dáil after the Easter break, so what’s happening?

# patrick-honohan - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Honohan told to 'stand up to the ECB' as Frankfurt puts the pressure on last year's deal
# Serious Concerns
# Serious Concerns

Honohan told to 'stand up to the ECB' as Frankfurt puts the pressure on last year's deal

Apr 8th 2014, 8:52 AM 7,438 Views 40 Comments

In it’s annual report published yesterday, the ECB says that, “liquidation of the IBRC raises serious monetary financing concerns”.

# patrick-honohan - Friday 10 January, 2014

Central Bank governor: The bailout programme did what it said on the tin
# Central Bank
# Central Bank

Central Bank governor: The bailout programme did what it said on the tin

Jan 10th 2014, 10:33 AM 7,641 Views 61 Comments

Honohan said, now that we have exited the programme, “the rest is up to us”.

# patrick-honohan - Friday 29 November, 2013

Central Bank director Fiona Muldoon resigns
# Central Bank
# Central Bank

Central Bank director Fiona Muldoon resigns

Nov 29th 2013, 2:07 PM 15,768 Views 38 Comments

Muldoon will remain in her post until May next year.

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