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BPFI Brief – 17 April 2019

BPFI Brief is a monthly newsletter providing a round up from across the BPFI team on the very latest banking and payments news as well as issues on which BPFI is working on behalf of its members. The publication also provides updates on our latest research and publications in addition to information on our upcoming events.

Conference & Events

BPFI Mortgage Conference

BPFI will host its annual Mortgage Conference on Thursday 16 May from 9.00am – 12.30pm in the BPFI conference Suite, Floor 3, One Molesworth Street, Dublin 2.  Over three sessions our line up of speakers and panelists from home and abroad will address three key focus areas including: the outlook for the housing market, green mortgage financing and digitalising the mortgage journey.

For further information and booking click here.

Research & Publications

Mortgage Approvals February 2019

BPFI Mortgage Approvals Report for February 2019 shows a total of 3,364 mortgages were approved in February. The number of mortgages approved rose by 10.8% month-on-month and by 7.2% year-on-year.

Read the full report here.


SME Market Monitor March 2019

The latest BPFI SME Market Monitor, March 2019, prepared by EY-DKM Economic Advisory Services and published by BPFI, shows that unprecedented uncertainty from Brexit is finally affecting the Irish SME sector.

Read the full report here.