Irish Deposits Guarantee – a History

Are My Savings in Ireland Guaranteed? (Updated  Dec 4th  2011 ) A potted history of Irish Banking Guarantees First of all we had the Irish  Deposit Guarantee Scheme (DGS), which covered the first €20,000 per person in all ...
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Northern Rock Ireland to be Sold to PTSB

Permanent TSB  has entered into an agreement to take over the accounts of  Northern Rock Ireland (NRI)  Northern Rock Ireland savings accounts are currently about €650 million -  representing less than 5pc of Northern Rock's total retail deposits ...
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Extension of Irish Bank Guarantee

THE Irish Government Eligible Liabilities bank guarantee was  extended to the end of December 2012  in 2011. Approval from the EU commission was only  in place up to the end of June 2012 - but  on 6th June ...
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Irish fear for the safety of their deposits in banks.

Foreign-owned banks with operations in Ireland have reported large cash inflows in recent weeks - as AIB also reported large amounts of withdrawals Roel van Veggel, the head of RaboDirect said that the bank saw substantial increases in ...
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UK Savings Guarantee to Rise to €100,000

UK deposits are currently guaranteed up to £50,000  if a bank or building society goes bust - but this amount will be raised to the Sterling equivalent of €100,000 Euro  from January 2011 The UK Financial Services Compensation ...
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Irish Bank Guarantee Extended

The Irish goverment blanket guarantee of all deposits in Irish banks was originally due to expire on Sept 29th 2010.  After agreement from the European Commission - the guarantee has now been extended - but only to the ...
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