Tuesday July 7, 2020

‘I get it right all the time’: Greg Kavanagh to Central Bank governor

Developer claimed he was one of the best economic forecasters

14th February, 2016
Greg Kavanagh wrote apologising for previous correspondence which he said was “very sarcastic and smart”, as well as “in appropriate (sic)”

Property developer Greg Kavanagh told Patrick Honohan last year that he feared a crisis was coming in European banking, and “begged” the then governor of the Central Bank to meet him because “I get it right all the time”.

In correspondence released after a Freedom of Information request, the founder of New Generation also told Ann Nolan, second secretary general at the Department of Finance, that: “What is crucial is there...

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