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BPFI supports Europol EMMA campaign to combat money laundering

5th December 2018

Working together with Europol, Eurojust and the European Banking Federation (EBF), police forces from over 20 States have arrested 168 people (so far) as part of a coordinated money laundering crackdown, the European Money Mule Action (EMMA). This international swoop, the fourth of its kind, is intended to tackle the issue of ‘money mules’, who help criminals launder millions of euros worth of dirty money.

BPFI Statement Re Payments Issue

2nd October 2018

On behalf of relevant member banks BPFI wish to advise that, due to an overnight issue in the European payments infrastructure, some customers have unfortunately not yet received payments to their accounts today.

Mortgage Drawdowns Q2 2018

25th July 2018

Banking & Payments Federation Ireland’s (BPFI) Mortgage Drawdowns report published today shows that 9,339 new mortgages to the value of €2,014 million were drawn down by borrowers during the second quarter of 2018.

Mortgage Approvals  – June 2018

25th July 2018

Banking & Payments Federation Ireland (BPFI) has published the latest figures from the BPFI Mortgage Approvals Report for June 2018.

Mortgage Approvals – May 2018

28th June 2018

Banking & Payments Federation Ireland (BPFI) has published the latest figures from the BPFI Mortgage Approvals Report for May 2018