Blog

Rebound of Residential Construction in Ireland

Following the end of lockdown restrictions on the building sector in Ireland back in April, home construction has been on a strong rebound. According to the most recent GeoView Residential Buildings Report, almost 19,000 houses were under construction throughout June. This figure is a 38.4 percent increase from the previous year.  The CEO of GeoDirectory, …

Read full post

New On-chain Governance is Having Large Effects on Blockchain Ecosystem

Cryptocurrencies are an extremely popular form of currency that was designed as a decentralized financial ecosystem, meaning no central bank or government is running it. Over time, some cryptocurrencies have become slightly centralized. Bitcoin is the prime example of a cryptocurrency that has become slightly centralized as users with large holdings could manipulate the market …

Read full post

What is Open Banking?

 Fintech is rapidly developing and innovating new products regularly. Open banking is one of these innovations that anyone interested in the industry should understand. Open banking is an approach to payments that allows for immediate transactions between two separate bank accounts. This can occur when all customers involved have complete control over their payments and …

Read full post

ESB Makes Cuts To Mortgage Rates

Many EBS customers will be able to save on their current mortgages after an announcement from the building society made a statement that the company will be cutting its three- and five-year mortgages by 0.15 percent. The new rate came into effect last Thursday. EBS is a financial institution of Ireland that services over 400,000 …

Read full post

Crypto Companies Head to Ireland

Over time, Ireland has become one of the most desirable technological hubs for companies to create branches in. In particular, cryptocurrency companies are heading to the EU member state to help support their operations in Europe. The companies opening branches in Ireland are doing so with the hopes of filling new positions. The California-based cryptocurrency …

Read full post

How Can Ireland Expand Its Regtech Industry?

The most prominent industry in Ireland’s fintech sector has been payments for a long time. However, regulatory technology, or regtech, has quickly been growing and expanding its reach internationally.  Regtech is a bit less known because it does necessarily offer direct services to consumers. Instead, it includes technologies that allow regulated bodies, such as banks …

Read full post
1 2 3 34