Economics: ECB likely to delay the day of reckoning

14 Jun 18
Economics: ECB likely to delay the day of reckoning The European Central Bank meeting on Thursday is shaping up to be a lively one, given last week’s comments from top officials. ...

Economics: US central bank set to hike interest rates again today

13 Jun 18
Economics: US central bank set to hike interest rates again today The Federal Reserve will likely raise its target interest rate to above the rate of inflation for the first time ...

Economics: Irish construction PMI rises to 61.8 in May from 60.7 in April

11 Jun 18
Economics: Irish construction PMI rises to 61.8 in May from 60.7 in April State infrastructure building slowed last month as construction of homes and offices rocketed ahead, a new survey published ...

Economics: Irish building and construction output forecast to have risen 10% in the year in first quarter

8 Jun 18
Economics: Irish building and construction output forecast to have risen 10% in the year in first quarter The domestic economic focus on Friday turns to building and construction output for the ...

Economics: Irish services PMI rises to 59.3 in May from 58.4 in April

8 Jun 18
Economics: Irish building and construction output forecast to have risen 10% in the year in first quarter The domestic economic focus on Friday turns to building and construction output for the ...

Economics: Irish services PMI rises to 59.3 in May from 58.4 in April

6 Jun 18
Economics: Irish services PMI rises to 59.3 in May from 58.4 in April Growth in Irish services activity hit a four-month high in May as the sector continued to recover from ...

Economics: Latest Irish Exchequer Returns forecast to show deficit of just over €400m

5 Jun 18
Economics: Latest Irish Exchequer Returns forecast to show deficit of just over €400m This afternoon the Department of Finance will release the official Exchequer Returns for the January-May period. An Exchequer ...

Economics: Latest Irish private-sector data to show loans to households still weak

31 May 18
Economics: Latest Irish private-sector data to show loans to households still weak The domestic economic focus on Thursday turns to the official private-sector credit data for April, which will be released ...

Economics: Irish mortgage approvals up in the month and year in April

30 May 18
Economics: Irish mortgage approvals up in the month and year in April New figures from the Banking & Payments Federation Ireland (BPFI) this morning showed a total of 3,751 mortgages were ...

Economics: Irish retail sales likely to have rebounded in April

28 May 18
Economics: Irish retail sales likely to have rebounded in April The domestic economic focus on Monday turns to the official retail sales data for April, which will be released by the ...