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#risk aversion

# risk-aversion - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Investor house purchases have more than trebled in a year - but why?

Investors are buying up property to feed the rental market, which is full of people who don’t want to take on too much debt.

# risk-aversion - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

"They've replaced the tellers with plants" - are banks interested in lending to small business?

Domestic banks are failing to support a vital segment of the economy, lobby groups have said.

# risk-aversion - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

Small business stranded by foreign bank exit

Banks are too risk averse to mop-up the loans being left behind by banks leaving the Irish market.

# risk-aversion - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Bank 'cherry-picking' hurts SME sector

Only the very strongest companies are getting bank funding, according to one lender.