Latest figures from the Registry Trust indicate that the number and total value of judgments registered against Irish businesses more than doubled in Q1 (January-March)  2020 compared to the same quarter last year,

The figures show that Irish businesses owed €3,826,317 in Q1 2020, a rise of 134% compared to the same period of 2019. The number of judgments saw a similar rise of 125%, increasing from 112 in Q1 2019 to 252 in Q1 2020

 

Judgments against businesses
volume 112 252 125.00%
total value €1,637,626 €3,826,317 133.65%
Average* value €14,622 €15,184 3.84%
median €7,964 €6,387 -19.80%