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Banking & Payments Federation Ireland (BPFI) is the leading industry information source on the Irish banking, financial services and payments industry, providing information, analysis and context on industry issues.

BPFI conducts and commissions research to assess the role of the banking and financial services sector in the Irish economy, as well as the competitiveness and profitability of the Irish banking sector. BPFI collects and collates statistics on a wide range of banking sector activities and issues.

Research Reports

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DKM/BPFI SME Market Monitor

The DKM/BPFI SME Market Monitor tracks a range of key indicators important for the performance of the SME sector. Prepared for Banking and Payments Ireland (BPFI) by DKM Economic Consultants, the report draws on 15 indicators that influence the circumstances under which SMEs conduct their business and provides commentary and analysis on the current environment for SMEs and likely future trends.

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BPFI Payments Monitor

The BPFI Payments Monitor looks at retail payment trends and developments in Ireland in 2013 and highlights key developments in 2014 including the launch of SEPA and e-Day.

The BPFI Payments Monitor provides insights into retail payment trends in Ireland. The data is supplied to Banking & Payments Federation Ireland (BPFI) by financial institutions in Ireland engaged in the clearing and settlement of domestic retail payments.

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