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BPFI – Personal Current Account Opening September Update

Latest figures show some 434,000 personal current accounts opened by BPFI members to date in 2022

Almost 70, 000 PCAs were opened in the four weeks ending 2 September

04 October 2022 – BPFI members opened some 434,000 personal current accounts (PCAs) in 2022 up to 2 September.

Account opening activity increased again in August with almost 70,000 PCAs opened in the four weeks ending 2 September, up from 68,000 in the previous four weeks and the second highest level since the data series began.

To download a copy of the report click here.


Note: Banking & Payments Federation Ireland (BPFI) represents the banking, payments and fintech sector in Ireland.  Together with its affiliates, the Federation of International Banks in Ireland and the Fintech & Payments Association of Ireland, BPFI has 100 member institutions and associates, including licensed domestic and foreign banks and institutions operating in the financial marketplace here.

Contact: Jillian Heffernan, Head of Communications, 087 9016880

The Account Opening Update September 2022 is available for download below in PDF format.