Central Bank concerns over some banks' tracker figures

Regulator believes two lenders may have failed to identify certain groups of affected customers

17th October, 2017
Central Bank ups estimate of numbers affected in tracker probe. Picture: Maura Hickey

The Central Bank has increased its estimate of how many mortgage customers have been affected in its industry-wide investigation into how the banks treated customers who were entitled to tracker mortgages.

Tracker mortgages were linked to the European Central Bank’s key interest rate and were usually much lower than other rates offered by the banks.

In an update published this morning, the regulator also signalled that the number of people affected could rise...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Get basic

*New subscribers only

You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly



Unlimited Access for 2 Years

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

Willie O’Reilly: Media commission can’t be just a worthy talking shop

Media Willie O'Reilly 1 hour ago

Comment: Domestic law makers far better placed than CETA’s investment courts to judge policy choices

World Oisin Suttle 2 hours ago

Susan O’Keeffe: Public wants clarity, not false promises, from government

Analysis: Variants and vaccines make projecting path of virus more complex

Health Rachel Lavin 1 day ago