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Central Bank publishes findings of review of banks' SME lending strategies

  • A&L Goodbody
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • February 28 2011

The Central Bank of Ireland has published the findings of a Review of the Small and Medium Sized Enterprises strategic lending plans of banks operating in the Republic of Ireland

Corporate Governance Code for Credit Institutions

  • Matheson
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • December 2 2010

The Central Bank of Ireland has published a Corporate Governance Code for Credit Institutions and Insurance Firms

New Corporate Governance Code for Credit Institutions and Insurance firms

  • A&L Goodbody
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • November 29 2010

The Central Bank of Ireland has issued the Corporate Governance Code for Credit Institutions and Insurance firms which sets out minimum statutory requirements for how banks and insurance companies should organise the governance of their institutions

Personal guarantees

  • A&L Goodbody
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • November 15 2010

A personal guarantee is usually given to a lender by a director who is also a shareholder of a company as additional security for a company's borrowings

Consultation on proposed corporate governance standards for banks and insurance companies;

  • A&L Goodbody
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • August 31 2010

Earlier this year the Financial Regulator published for consultation minimum corporate governance standards for banks and insurance companies

Financial Regulator publishes Consultation Paper on corporate governance for banks and insurance undertakings

  • A&L Goodbody
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • April 30 2010

The Financial Regulator (FR) has published a Consultation Paper which proposes a new corporate governance regime for credit institutions and insurance undertakings

Payment Services Directive: are you ready?

  • LK Shields
  • -
  • European Union, Ireland
  • -
  • August 28 2009

The Payment Services Directive 200764EC (the PSD) will become effective in Ireland on 1 November 2009 and will introduce a new EU-wide licensing regime for many firms and business that have up until now operated in an unregulated environment

Companies (Amendment) Act 2009

  • A&L Goodbody
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • August 13 2009

The Companies (Amendment) Act 2009 (the Act) became law in July 2009

Banking on better regulation

  • LK Shields
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • July 15 2009

In light of the recent banking crisis, the Government has moved to amend the Companies Acts, particularly those provisions relating to transactions between banks and their directors, and to strengthen the powers of the Director of Corporate Enforcement

Proposed new Companies Bill will target loans to directors

  • A&L Goodbody
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • April 7 2009

On Tuesday 31 March 2009, the Government announced proposals to introduce urgent legislation to amend the Companies Acts