The Irish Banking Federation (IBF) is the leading information source on the Irish banking and financial services industry, providing information, analysis and context on industry issues.

The IBF plays an active role in public dialogue on banking and financial services, encouraging debate on issues of general interest and of particular concern to the finance services industry. It also provides commentary and views on broader industry issues.

IBF conducts and commissions research to assess the role of the banking and financial services sector in the Irish economy, as well as the competitiveness of and profitability in the Irish banking sector.

IBF collects and collates statistics on a wide range of banking sector activities and issues.