A&L Goodbody involved in one of Ireland

A&L Goodbody involved in one of Ireland's first virtual and paperless hearings in the Irish Courts.

28/05/2020 - A milestone has been reached in the Irish Courts. The A&L Goodbody Litigation and Dispute Resolution team, led by Kenan Furlong were involved in one of Ireland's first virtual and paperless hearings i...

Banks undertaking significant engagement with 140,000 customers currently on payment breaks

Banks undertaking significant engagement with 140,000 customers currently on payment breaks

28/05/2020 - Customers who still require a payment break urged to contact their lender as soon as possible as European Banking Authority sets June 30th deadline for issuing of payment breaks...

Nearly half of Irish consumers delaying large purchases – Deloitte study

Nearly half of Irish consumers delaying large purchases – Deloitte study

28/05/2020 - 44% of Irish consumers have stated they are delaying expenditure on large purchases according to the Deloitte State of the Consumer Tracker, a longitudinal study exploring the consumer mind-set in the...

NAMA completes final investor payment before €2bn transfer to Exchequer

NAMA completes final investor payment before €2bn transfer to Exchequer

26/05/2020 - €56m payment eliminates final outstanding investor obligation and gives State 100pc ownership of special purpose vehicle

Irish Whiskey Museum announce The Whiskey Lock-In Online Tastings

Irish Whiskey Museum announce The Whiskey Lock-In Online Tastings

19/05/2020 - The Irish Whiskey Museum has launched The Whiskey Lock-In. Live premium whiskey tastings that happen every Friday night 8-9PM from 29th May. These innovative online events include four carefully curat...

Euronext publishes Q1 2020 results

Euronext publishes Q1 2020 results

14/05/2020 - Strong First Quarter of 2020 driven by high trading volumes in all asset classes and continued diversification.

Ireland sells €1.5 billion of bonds maturing in 2029 and 2050 by auction

Ireland sells €1.5 billion of bonds maturing in 2029 and 2050 by auction

14/05/2020 - The National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) has today completed an auction of €1.5 billion of the benchmark Irish Government bonds, 1.1% Treasury Bond 2029 and 1.5% Treasury Bond 2050.

Statement by BPFI following meeting with An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar

Statement by BPFI following meeting with An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar

12/05/2020 - The CEOs of the five retail banks (AIB, Bank of Ireland, KBC, Permanent TSB and Ulster Bank DAC) and their representative body (BPFI) met with An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar this afternoon, along with the ...

Deferral of VAT and employment taxes welcome support to liquidity for businesses - Deloitte

Deferral of VAT and employment taxes welcome support to liquidity for businesses - Deloitte

06/05/2020 - As businesses look forward to starting to trade again the Department of Finance has announced a deferral of tax liabilities for businesses that are significantly impacted by the Covid-19 restrictions.

More challenging period ahead as mortgage market activity looks set to be impacted by Covid-19 crisis

More challenging period ahead as mortgage market activity looks set to be impacted by Covid-19 crisis

06/05/2020 - Banking & Payments Federation Ireland (BPFI) has today published the latest figures from the BPFI Mortgage Drawdowns Report for Q1 2020 and BPFI Mortgage Approvals Report for March 2020.

MyHome.ie analysis of Property Price Register for Q1 2020 shows lowest Q1 sales figures since 2017

MyHome.ie analysis of Property Price Register for Q1 2020 shows lowest Q1 sales figures since 2017

05/05/2020 - A new study based on an analysis of residential property sales recorded in the Property Price Register during Q1 2020 shows the market is now at its lowest level for a first quarter since 2017, while ...

 90% of business leaders want law amended to allow virtual AGMs during crisis

90% of business leaders want law amended to allow virtual AGMs during crisis

30/04/2020 - The Institute of Directors (IoD) in Ireland has called upon the Department for Business, Enterprise, and Innovation and the Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement (ODCE) to recognise the diff...

BPFI members confirm Payment Break extension from three months to six months for those directly impacted by Covid-19

BPFI members confirm Payment Break extension from three months to six months for those directly impacted by Covid-19

30/04/2020 - Over 65,000 mortgage payment breaks and over 22,000 SME payment breaks granted over past six weeks

Euronext strengthens it

Euronext strengthens it's post-trade business with the acquisition of vp securities, the Danish central securities depository

30/04/2020 - The acquisition of VP Securities in Copenhagen significantly expands Euronext’s footprint in the Nordic region, with c.25% of revenues 2019 proforma1 coming from the Nordic region, after previously ac...

Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland announces €17.5m in new lower cost funding for SMEs throughout Ireland

Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland announces €17.5m in new lower cost funding for SMEs throughout Ireland

30/04/2020 - Finance from €1,000 to €70,000 at substantial discounts to typical rates available immediately

Total number of insolvencies sees decrease of 18% for the first quarter of 2020 - Deloitte

Total number of insolvencies sees decrease of 18% for the first quarter of 2020 - Deloitte

30/04/2020 - The total number of corporate insolvencies recorded in Q1 2020 stands at 159, according to the latest insolvency statistics published by Deloitte. This represents a decrease of 18% from the same perio...

ALG partners named ‘Global Elite Thought Leaders’ by Who’s Who Legal

ALG partners named ‘Global Elite Thought Leaders’ by Who’s Who Legal

29/04/2020 - Three A&L Goodbody partners are the only Irish lawyers to be named 'Global Elite Thought Leaders 2020' by Who's Who Legal (WWL) in their respective areas of expertise.

Liberty Insurance to give premium rebates of €5million to customers in Ireland due to COVID19

Liberty Insurance to give premium rebates of €5million to customers in Ireland due to COVID19

29/04/2020 - As part of its response to the pandemic, Liberty Insurance has committed to giving premium rebates to the total value of €5 million to its Irish motor insurance customers on their existing premiums.

Funding Statement Update for 2020

Funding Statement Update for 2020

23/04/2020 - The National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) announces a revised bond funding range of €20 billion to €24 billion for the full year 2020. It replaces the original bond funding range, announced in De...

 Businesses urged to avoid payment delays to wages and salaries due to upcoming European May Day holiday on Friday May 1st

Businesses urged to avoid payment delays to wages and salaries due to upcoming European May Day holiday on Friday May 1st

22/04/2020 - Banking & Payments Federation Ireland (BPFI) is today advising businesses that due to the upcoming European May Day holiday, payment requests for wages and salaries due on the 1st May should be submit...

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