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#Ulster Bank

# ulster-bank - Friday 25 October, 2019

Ulster Bank says it has resolved the glitch which meant many of its customers didn't get their wages
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

Ulster Bank says it has resolved the glitch which meant many of its customers didn't get their wages

Updated Oct 25th 2019, 2:00 PM 13,015 Views 31 Comments

The bank said today it had fixed the problem and that all outstanding credits had been processed.

# ulster-bank - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

Ulster Bank sells portfolio of 3,175 mortgages to Pepper
# Sold
# Sold

Ulster Bank sells portfolio of 3,175 mortgages to Pepper

Oct 8th 2019, 6:42 PM 32,113 Views 50 Comments

There are 2,800 home loans and 375 buy-to-let loans included in the portfolio.

# ulster-bank - Tuesday 2 July, 2019

Ulster Bank sells off nearly 4,000 of its customers in massive family home loan book sale
# Mortgage Sale
# Mortgage Sale

Ulster Bank sells off nearly 4,000 of its customers in massive family home loan book sale

Jul 2nd 2019, 7:12 PM 28,457 Views 92 Comments

90% of the loans due to be sold are family homes – about 3,200 accounts.

# ulster-bank - Monday 24 June, 2019

Parents spending over €900 on average for their child's Communion
# First Holy Communion
# First Holy Communion

Parents spending over €900 on average for their child's Communion

Jun 24th 2019, 6:30 AM 12,841 Views 81 Comments

A quarter of children make over €800 on their Communion day.

# ulster-bank - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Taoiseach asks for details about letters sent to mortgage-holders demanding full payment of arrears within 30 days
# Cabot Financial
# Cabot Financial

Taoiseach asks for details about letters sent to mortgage-holders demanding full payment of arrears within 30 days

May 21st 2019, 8:41 PM 33,178 Views 50 Comments

Taoiseach has said it is now time for to review the tax treatment of vulture funds.

# ulster-bank - Friday 10 May, 2019

Ulster Bank says it's 'unacceptable' a data breach resulted in its former customers' details being compromised
# Cabot Financial
# Cabot Financial

Ulster Bank says it's 'unacceptable' a data breach resulted in its former customers' details being compromised

May 10th 2019, 12:05 AM 22,701 Views 29 Comments

The breach resulted in names, contact information, and financial details being compromised.

# ulster-bank - Monday 15 April, 2019

'It won't happen overnight': Launch of new body to improve culture in Irish banks
# Irish Banking Culture Board
# Irish Banking Culture Board

'It won't happen overnight': Launch of new body to improve culture in Irish banks

Apr 15th 2019, 10:06 AM 17,590 Views 47 Comments

The board is funded by the five pillar banks and chaired by a retired Court of Appeal judge.

# ulster-bank - Saturday 13 April, 2019

Concerns over letters sent to mortgage-holders demanding full payment of arrears within 30 days
# Vulture Funds
# Vulture Funds

Concerns over letters sent to mortgage-holders demanding full payment of arrears within 30 days

Apr 13th 2019, 8:30 AM 116,672 Views 111 Comments

The Central Bank is aware that a regulated entity has written to a number of buy-to-let borrowers in arrears.

# ulster-bank - Thursday 11 April, 2019

Debt collector data breach results in some mortgage-holders' details being compromised
# Cabot Financial
# Cabot Financial

Debt collector data breach results in some mortgage-holders' details being compromised

Apr 11th 2019, 9:00 PM 26,101 Views 9 Comments

The breach resulted in names, contact information, and financial details being compromised.

# ulster-bank - Friday 15 February, 2019

McCloskey shines and Henderson returns to help Ulster grind out valuable away win over Ospreys
# Job Done
From The42
# Job Done

McCloskey shines and Henderson returns to help Ulster grind out valuable away win over Ospreys

Feb 15th 2019, 10:06 PM 8,474 Views 8 Comments

Man-of-the-match McCloskey’s try and John Cooney’s penalty got them over the line in Wales.

# ulster-bank - Friday 18 January, 2019

Ulster Bank initiates High Court action against Minister for Culture Josepha Madigan
# Courts
# Courts

Ulster Bank initiates High Court action against Minister for Culture Josepha Madigan

Jan 18th 2019, 6:05 AM 93,565 Views 0 Comments

The bank has has launched court proceedings against the Fine Gael TD and her brother.

# ulster-bank - Monday 29 October, 2018

Mica scandal: Family living in 'falling down house' finds out mortgage has been sold to vulture fund
# Concrete
# Concrete

Mica scandal: Family living in 'falling down house' finds out mortgage has been sold to vulture fund

Oct 29th 2018, 12:05 AM 59,096 Views 39 Comments

Just a month before the government announced a redress scheme for the thousands of impacted homeowners, Karl Murtagh was told his mortgage had been sold.

# ulster-bank - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

Problem over payment of child benefit to Irish parents 'resolved' following industry-wide banking issue
# Delayed Payment
# Delayed Payment

Problem over payment of child benefit to Irish parents 'resolved' following industry-wide banking issue

Oct 2nd 2018, 2:28 PM 39,067 Views 71 Comments

Customers with An Post, Ulster Bank and PTSB have been affected.

# ulster-bank - Friday 31 August, 2018

Ulster Bank sold mortgages to vulture fund despite offer to buy loans for mortgage to rent
# Arrears
# Arrears

Ulster Bank sold mortgages to vulture fund despite offer to buy loans for mortgage to rent

Aug 31st 2018, 12:05 AM 24,224 Views 38 Comments

The vulture fund that bought the loans has confirmed it is not currently putting forward cases for this scheme.

# ulster-bank - Saturday 18 August, 2018

'Mary' is recovering from cancer and her mortgage - in €29k arrears - has been sold to a vulture fund
# Sell Off
# Sell Off

'Mary' is recovering from cancer and her mortgage - in €29k arrears - has been sold to a vulture fund

Aug 18th 2018, 6:30 AM 44,036 Views 97 Comments

‘Mary’ has been out of work since her cancer diagnosis. She had no idea her mortgage was to be sold to a vulture fund.

# ulster-bank - Tuesday 14 August, 2018

'We own some of the banks, but we don't run the banks': Minister says government can't stop vulture fund sales
# Where's Paschal?
# Where's Paschal?

'We own some of the banks, but we don't run the banks': Minister says government can't stop vulture fund sales

Aug 14th 2018, 7:31 PM 16,533 Views 102 Comments

Questions have been mounting as to where Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe is in the midst of this summer’s vulture fund sell off.

# ulster-bank - Monday 13 August, 2018

Ulster Bank to sell 5,200 'non-performing' mortgages to vulture fund
# Arrears
# Arrears

Ulster Bank to sell 5,200 'non-performing' mortgages to vulture fund

Aug 13th 2018, 3:39 PM 22,036 Views 135 Comments

The portfolio, worth €1.4 billion, is to be sold to Cerberus Capital Management LP.

# ulster-bank - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

18,000 overcharged business accounts: Ulster Bank admits some customers complained five years ago
# Overcharging
# Overcharging

18,000 overcharged business accounts: Ulster Bank admits some customers complained five years ago

Jun 19th 2018, 4:32 PM 9,364 Views 10 Comments

In a recent review the bank found it did not have the right five years ago to raise the rate of interest for for these customers.

# ulster-bank - Thursday 10 May, 2018

A 'difficult decision': Ulster Bank confirms it will sell 6,500 mortgages in arrears
# Sell Off
# Sell Off

A 'difficult decision': Ulster Bank confirms it will sell 6,500 mortgages in arrears

May 10th 2018, 8:47 PM 21,936 Views 83 Comments

Around 3,600 of the mortgages are private dwellings that have fallen in arrears.

RBS, which owns Ulster Bank, agrees to pay €4.1 billion fine
# Us Mortgage Crisis
# Us Mortgage Crisis

RBS, which owns Ulster Bank, agrees to pay €4.1 billion fine

May 10th 2018, 8:07 AM 12,081 Views 13 Comments

The bank has been fined by the US Justice Department over its role in the subprime mortgage crisis.

# ulster-bank - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

Mobile app transfers not appearing in some Ulster Bank customers' accounts
# European Bank Holiday
# European Bank Holiday

Mobile app transfers not appearing in some Ulster Bank customers' accounts

May 2nd 2018, 12:08 PM 12,376 Views 24 Comments

Yesterday was a European bank holiday, which affected the situation.

# ulster-bank - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

Ulster Bank says no customer will be 'out of pocket' after money disappeared from accounts
# Human Error
# Human Error

Ulster Bank says no customer will be 'out of pocket' after money disappeared from accounts

Apr 25th 2018, 7:27 AM 9,759 Views 22 Comments

The issue was the result of human error.

# ulster-bank - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

Ulster Bank: 'Human error' caused cash to disappear from some accounts
# Gone
# Gone

Ulster Bank: 'Human error' caused cash to disappear from some accounts

Apr 24th 2018, 4:10 PM 74,981 Views 80 Comments

Some customers said their bank cards have been declined, even though they recently got paid.

# ulster-bank - Monday 2 April, 2018

'It's a bit scary' - in the buildup to Brexit, cross-border mortgages are looking increasingly hard to come by
# Wrong Side Of The Tracks
# Wrong Side Of The Tracks

'It's a bit scary' - in the buildup to Brexit, cross-border mortgages are looking increasingly hard to come by

Apr 2nd 2018, 7:00 PM 20,160 Views 13 Comments

Those working in the North and living in the Republic have limited options at present when it comes to mortgage finance.

# ulster-bank - Friday 23 February, 2018

Mortgages sell-off will disrupt already-volatile housing market, charities warn
# Vulture Fears
# Vulture Fears

Mortgages sell-off will disrupt already-volatile housing market, charities warn

Feb 23rd 2018, 3:11 PM 27,374 Views 211 Comments

Ulster Bank said today that it would be looking to offload around 7,000 mortgages on top of PTSB’s proposed 18,000.

# ulster-bank - Thursday 22 February, 2018

Bill Cullen is suing Ulster Bank for €120 million over takeover strategy
# Bill Cullen
# Bill Cullen

Bill Cullen is suing Ulster Bank for €120 million over takeover strategy

Feb 22nd 2018, 12:05 AM 73,288 Views 0 Comments

The suit was filed in the High Court on Monday 19 February.

# ulster-bank - Thursday 1 February, 2018

Tracker mortgage scandal: Ulster Bank made €100 million by overcharging customers
# Payback Time
# Payback Time

Tracker mortgage scandal: Ulster Bank made €100 million by overcharging customers

Feb 1st 2018, 2:39 PM 21,600 Views 56 Comments

The bank said it is working to pay back all of this money, but TDs and senators were critical of the progress it has made so far.

# ulster-bank - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

The head of Ulster Bank has been poached by supermarket giant Tesco
# Financial Services
# Financial Services

The head of Ulster Bank has been poached by supermarket giant Tesco

Jan 24th 2018, 10:54 AM 15,282 Views 30 Comments

Gerry Mallon has handed in his resignation to the lender.

# ulster-bank - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

Here's how many customers each of the main banks say they overcharged
# Tracker Mortgage Scandal
# Tracker Mortgage Scandal

Here's how many customers each of the main banks say they overcharged

Dec 20th 2017, 3:58 PM 22,493 Views 26 Comments

Some of the banks have increased their numbers significantly.

# ulster-bank - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

Tracker mortgage motion which will ban bonuses for bankers to be backed by government
# Tracker Scandal
# Tracker Scandal

Tracker mortgage motion which will ban bonuses for bankers to be backed by government

Oct 24th 2017, 1:40 PM 13,888 Views 57 Comments

Fianna Fáil’s Michael McGrath said the minister should give no approval for salary increases until redress is given.

# ulster-bank - Friday 13 October, 2017

More than 30,000 people may be affected by tracker scandal - double the Central Bank's estimate
# Expert Opinion
# Expert Opinion

More than 30,000 people may be affected by tracker scandal - double the Central Bank's estimate

Oct 13th 2017, 12:05 AM 13,488 Views 51 Comments

Financial advisor Padraig Kissane said many people who should be included in the current redress process have been told they are not impacted.

# ulster-bank - Thursday 12 October, 2017

Couple affected by tracker mortgage scandal suffered stroke and nervous breakdown
# Justice
# Justice

Couple affected by tracker mortgage scandal suffered stroke and nervous breakdown

Oct 12th 2017, 3:37 PM 28,056 Views 62 Comments

A number of customers affected by the error shared stories today of the hardship it caused.

# ulster-bank - Sunday 3 September, 2017

Business people, farmers and older people forced to travel to other towns as banks go cashless
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

Business people, farmers and older people forced to travel to other towns as banks go cashless

Sep 3rd 2017, 8:00 AM 16,434 Views 73 Comments

Limits on cash lodgements and withdrawals are causing headaches for some rural customers.

# ulster-bank - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

'Desperately unfair': Bank of Ireland accused of leaving elderly behind as 100 branches go cash free
# Not Happy
# Not Happy

'Desperately unfair': Bank of Ireland accused of leaving elderly behind as 100 branches go cash free

Jun 13th 2017, 5:45 PM 38,027 Views 86 Comments

Ulster Bank has plans to have five cashless locations by the end of this month.

# ulster-bank - Thursday 23 March, 2017

Ulster Bank to close 22 branches in Ireland with 220 redundancies
# Closing
# Closing

Ulster Bank to close 22 branches in Ireland with 220 redundancies

Mar 23rd 2017, 2:01 PM 25,485 Views 30 Comments

The closures are expected to take place in June and September.

# ulster-bank - Friday 17 March, 2017

We've got the last two tickets around for Ireland v England to give away
# Ireeng
From The42
# Ireeng

We've got the last two tickets around for Ireland v England to give away

Mar 17th 2017, 12:10 AM 2,950 Views 7 Comments

Who wants to be there for the big one?

# ulster-bank - Thursday 26 January, 2017

Led by Jackie Lavin, around 60 Irish businesses want compensation from Ulster Bank
# Not Happy
# Not Happy

Led by Jackie Lavin, around 60 Irish businesses want compensation from Ulster Bank

Jan 26th 2017, 6:05 AM 22,795 Views 13 Comments

Jackie Lavin is to appear before the Oireachtas Finance Committee today.

# ulster-bank - Thursday 19 January, 2017

'Completely unacceptable' - Union suspends ballot over Ulster Bank pay dispute
# Money Trouble
# Money Trouble

'Completely unacceptable' - Union suspends ballot over Ulster Bank pay dispute

Jan 19th 2017, 7:53 AM 11,757 Views 8 Comments

The FSU said this was due to the bank beginning to implement new salary ranges that would negatively affect staff.

# ulster-bank - Friday 13 January, 2017

All Ulster Bank customers affected by system error have now been paid
# Technical Difficulties
# Technical Difficulties

All Ulster Bank customers affected by system error have now been paid

Jan 13th 2017, 10:50 PM 42,907 Views 94 Comments

A number of customers didn’t receive their wages this morning.

# ulster-bank - Tuesday 1 November, 2016

Ulster Bank fined €3.3m for anti-money laundering and terrorist-financing failures
# Central Bank
# Central Bank

Ulster Bank fined €3.3m for anti-money laundering and terrorist-financing failures

Nov 1st 2016, 7:56 AM 12,631 Views 20 Comments

The Central Bank said “significant” breaches occurred from 2010 to 2016.