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Are you a whizz in a quiz?

12th February 2018

The 2018 programme of events for the Banking and Payments Federation (BPFI), European Money Week is now live – with this year’s events even bigger and better than before. Teachers and students will have a choice of competitions, events and engagements to take part in during the European Money Week, March 12 – 16, aiming to boost financial literacy levels and raising awareness on benefits of financial education.

Mortgage Drawdowns Q4 2017

25th January 2018

Banking & Payments Federation Ireland’s (BPFI) Mortgage Drawdowns report, published today, shows that 10,350 new mortgages to the value of €2,230 million were drawn down by borrowers during the fourth quarter of 2017.  This brings the total number of mortgages issued in 2017 to 34,798 and a value of €7,286 million.

Mortgage Approvals – December 2017

25th January 2018

Banking & Payments Federation Ireland (BPFI) has published the latest figures from the BPFI Mortgage Approvals Report for the year ending December 2017.

Mortgage Approvals – November 2017

22nd December 2017

Banking & Payments Federation Ireland (BPFI) has published the latest figures from the BPFI Mortgage Approvals Report for November  2017.

BPFI Housing Market Monitor highlights on-going price and rental pressures – despite increasing housing supply

28th November 2017

Banking & Payments Federation Ireland (BPFI) today published the BPFI Housing Market Monitor for Q3 2017. In addition to presenting a unique range of loan-level data, the Monitor draws on a range of published data under the three key headings of housing supply, housing prices and rents, and housing transactions in its assessment of the current state of the housing market.

Mortgage Approvals – October 2017

28th November 2017

Banking & Payments Federation Ireland (BPFI) has published the latest figures from the BPFI Mortgage Approvals Report for October  2017.

Mortgage Approvals – September 2017

9th November 2017

Banking & Payments Federation Ireland (BPFI) has published the latest figures from the BPFI Mortgage Approvals Report for September  2017.

Mortgage Drawdowns Q3 2017

9th November 2017

Banking & Payments Federation Ireland’s (BPFI) Mortgage Drawdowns report, published today, shows that 9,506 new mortgages to the value of €2,016 million were drawn down by borrowers during the third quarter of 2017.

Transforming Banking for Customers at the 2017 BPFI National Conference

20th October 2017

Banking & Payments Federation Ireland (BPFI) today held our annual national conference, Transforming Banking for Customers at the Marker Hotel in Dublin. Opened by Vincent Wall, Newstalk, the conference hosted a gathering of key senior bankers, policy makers and other key stakeholders to examine the impact of digital innovation on customer services and the policy and regulatory environment necessary to support this.

National Fraud Awareness Week launches in Ireland

9th October 2017

A new BPFI campaign, FraudSMART, launched today as part of Ireland’s inaugural Financial Fraud Awareness Week, could not be timelier as campaign research found that 58% of people in Ireland believe they are more vulnerable to fraud now, than two years ago.