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# ulster-bank - Monday 27 April, 2015

There's some 'good news' for Ulster Bank mortgage holders in arrears
# Debt
# Debt

There's some 'good news' for Ulster Bank mortgage holders in arrears

Apr 27th 2015, 8:40 AM 11,429 Views 46 Comments

Those who qualify for social housing can sell their homes and not be pursued for the outstanding debt.

# ulster-bank - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Woman withdrew more than €50,000 from ATMs when Ulster Bank was down
# Courts
# Courts

Woman withdrew more than €50,000 from ATMs when Ulster Bank was down

Apr 21st 2015, 7:44 PM 40,820 Views 114 Comments

The woman said she used the money to pay for her father’s kidney transplant.

# ulster-bank - Saturday 28 February, 2015

Here's everything you need to know about business this week
# The Briefcase
# The Briefcase

Here's everything you need to know about business this week

Feb 28th 2015, 7:45 AM 11,150 Views 0 Comments

Everyone was talking about Cadbury’s cuts, McWilliams’ biscuits and some dodgy ads.

# ulster-bank - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Ulster Bank made €752 million in profit last year
# Back In Black
# Back In Black

Ulster Bank made €752 million in profit last year

Feb 26th 2015, 12:30 PM 8,559 Views 26 Comments

That marks its first profit since 2008.

# ulster-bank - Monday 9 February, 2015

It's taken a long time, but the construction industry is doing ok (especially on commercial projects)
# Building
# Building

It's taken a long time, but the construction industry is doing ok (especially on commercial projects)

Feb 9th 2015, 11:50 AM 11,596 Views 20 Comments

The rate of growth in commercial activity remained sharp, despite easing for the third month running.

# ulster-bank - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

Ulster Bank is cutting its mortgage rates
# Race To The Bottom
# Race To The Bottom

Ulster Bank is cutting its mortgage rates

Feb 4th 2015, 3:38 PM 14,492 Views 14 Comments

This follows moves by First Permanent TSB and Bank of Ireland.

# ulster-bank - Friday 23 January, 2015

A community is taking to the streets today to stop its local bank from closing
# Rural Ireland
# Rural Ireland

A community is taking to the streets today to stop its local bank from closing

Jan 23rd 2015, 6:50 AM 6,299 Views 23 Comments

Ulster Bank announced last year that it would close 14 of its branches in the Republic.

# ulster-bank - Saturday 20 December, 2014

Twink, Superquinn sausages, Irish Water, and punts: Ireland by numbers in 2014
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Twink, Superquinn sausages, Irish Water, and punts: Ireland by numbers in 2014

Dec 20th 2014, 7:30 PM 14,767 Views 13 Comments

How many pigs are in Ireland? How many people are paid minimum wage? So many questions…

# ulster-bank - Friday 19 December, 2014

These Offaly protesters don't want the only bank in their town closed
# Ferbane
# Ferbane

These Offaly protesters don't want the only bank in their town closed

Dec 19th 2014, 9:41 PM 11,567 Views 30 Comments

The Ferbane branch is one of 14 being closed by Ulster Bank.

# ulster-bank - Saturday 15 November, 2014

House prices, Too Many Cooks, and Stephanie Roche: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

House prices, Too Many Cooks, and Stephanie Roche: The week in numbers

Nov 15th 2014, 7:30 PM 12,022 Views 0 Comments

Plus: How many people should have had their fingerprints taken by gardaí over the past two years but didn’t?

# ulster-bank - Friday 14 November, 2014

The Briefcase: Grilled bankers, Taylor Swift and Alibaba's treasure trove
# Inbox Me
# Inbox Me

The Briefcase: Grilled bankers, Taylor Swift and Alibaba's treasure trove

Nov 14th 2014, 10:26 PM 11,109 Views 3 Comments

This was the week in business.

Two-thirds of first home buyers would not meet new Central Bank rules: Ulster Bank
# Ruled Out
# Ruled Out

Two-thirds of first home buyers would not meet new Central Bank rules: Ulster Bank

Nov 14th 2014, 9:04 AM 7,713 Views 51 Comments

The bank’s boss is not a fan of buyers having to save a 20% deposit.

# ulster-bank - Thursday 13 November, 2014

Why does Ulster Bank charge Irish customers much higher mortgage rates than those in NI?
# Getting Screwed
# Getting Screwed

Why does Ulster Bank charge Irish customers much higher mortgage rates than those in NI?

Nov 13th 2014, 11:26 AM 8,954 Views 43 Comments

The bank’s boss has been accused of “screwing” customers to pay for its bad decisions.

Where does Ulster Bank's €3.5 million fine go?
# IT Glitch
# IT Glitch

Where does Ulster Bank's €3.5 million fine go?

Nov 13th 2014, 7:15 AM 7,615 Views 12 Comments

To us, actually.

# ulster-bank - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

Remember Ulster Bank's IT failure in 2012? The bank has been fined €3.5 million over it
# The IT Crowd
# The IT Crowd

Remember Ulster Bank's IT failure in 2012? The bank has been fined €3.5 million over it

Nov 12th 2014, 3:45 PM 8,281 Views 14 Comments

Thousands of customers were unable to access their accounts in 2012.

Today's top stories in 6 seconds
# News Wrap
# News Wrap

Today's top stories in 6 seconds

Nov 12th 2014, 1:02 PM 8,061 Views 2 Comments

Don’t have time to mull over the news? Here’s everything you need to know.

# ulster-bank - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Taxpayers may never have to bail out 'too-big-to-fail' banks again*
# Too Big To Fail
# Too Big To Fail

Taxpayers may never have to bail out 'too-big-to-fail' banks again*

Nov 11th 2014, 5:38 PM 13,351 Views 57 Comments

*If new laws proposed by the global banking watchdog are brought in… and if they actually work.

# ulster-bank - Monday 10 November, 2014

Construction jobs are finally on the way back after being gutted in the recession
# If You Build It...
# If You Build It...

Construction jobs are finally on the way back after being gutted in the recession

Nov 10th 2014, 3:15 PM 16,054 Views 44 Comments

There has been an “almost continuous stream of good news” for the Irish economy lately.

# ulster-bank - Friday 31 October, 2014

Ulster Bank is planning more 'cost-saving initiatives' after closing a bunch of branches
# Keepsies No Backsies
# Keepsies No Backsies

Ulster Bank is planning more 'cost-saving initiatives' after closing a bunch of branches

Oct 31st 2014, 5:12 PM 11,520 Views 11 Comments

But parent company RBS doesn’t want to sell its Irish arm any more now it’s making a profit.

# ulster-bank - Monday 20 October, 2014

Ireland's first real estate trust is now making nearly €53m a year in rent
# Big Landlord
# Big Landlord

Ireland's first real estate trust is now making nearly €53m a year in rent

Oct 20th 2014, 4:10 PM 11,754 Views 15 Comments

Green REIT has finished a €375 million office and shopping-centre buyout as property trusts keep on spending big.

# ulster-bank - Monday 8 September, 2014

Been noticing more cranes about? Construction has increased for 12 straight months
# New Build
# New Build

Been noticing more cranes about? Construction has increased for 12 straight months

Sep 8th 2014, 7:30 AM 5,776 Views 8 Comments

A new survey says that there is more work and jobs are on the up.

# ulster-bank - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

Ulster Bank is selling a massive €1.7 billion Irish loan book
# Sell Off
# Sell Off

Ulster Bank is selling a massive €1.7 billion Irish loan book

Sep 3rd 2014, 6:10 PM 12,046 Views 17 Comments

The bank is hoping to sell its non-performing loans while interest in the Irish market is strong, experts said.

# ulster-bank - Thursday 28 August, 2014

Nama and Ulster Bank block Sean Dunne's bid to dismiss bankruptcy
# This Ain't Over
# This Ain't Over

Nama and Ulster Bank block Sean Dunne's bid to dismiss bankruptcy

Aug 28th 2014, 8:40 AM 9,150 Views 29 Comments

Showdown…

# ulster-bank - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

Delay in wage payments to Ulster Bank customers
# Pay Day
# Pay Day

Delay in wage payments to Ulster Bank customers

Aug 26th 2014, 11:02 AM 13,030 Views 37 Comments

A number of customers said they had not been paid this morning but the issue has now been resolved.

# ulster-bank - Monday 25 August, 2014

Ulster Bank is feeling good about the economy - and predicting 3.1% growth this year
# Looking Up
# Looking Up

Ulster Bank is feeling good about the economy - and predicting 3.1% growth this year

Aug 25th 2014, 11:04 AM 4,753 Views 18 Comments

The bank is predicting a broader based recovery, with jobs outside Dublin on the cards.

# ulster-bank - Friday 1 August, 2014

Ulster Bank is having some issues with its mobile banking this morning...
# Error
# Error

Ulster Bank is having some issues with its mobile banking this morning...

Aug 1st 2014, 11:25 AM 9,269 Views 28 Comments

The bank said it is working hard to fix the problem.

# ulster-bank - Monday 14 July, 2014

Construction activity remains "robust" in tenth month of growth
# Residential
# Residential

Construction activity remains "robust" in tenth month of growth

Jul 14th 2014, 10:24 AM 5,719 Views 4 Comments

The rate has slowed slightly in the past couple of months but remains strong according to an index by Ulster Bank.

# ulster-bank - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

Ulster Bank is shutting down another ten branches
# Branched Out
# Branched Out

Ulster Bank is shutting down another ten branches

Jul 1st 2014, 5:13 PM 28,841 Views 31 Comments

The bank blamed shifting consumer habits for the closures, but still attracted flak from the bankers union.

# ulster-bank - Monday 9 June, 2014

Construction activity eases slightly, but suppliers are now hiking their prices
# Recovery
# Recovery

Construction activity eases slightly, but suppliers are now hiking their prices

Jun 9th 2014, 6:30 AM 9,574 Views 16 Comments

The recovery continued to be centred on housing and commercial activity.

# ulster-bank - Thursday 1 May, 2014

European Bank Holiday leaves employees without wages despite early warnings
# Transactions
# Transactions

European Bank Holiday leaves employees without wages despite early warnings

May 1st 2014, 1:33 PM 33,456 Views 42 Comments

No interbank transaction can take place across the EU today.

# ulster-bank - Friday 25 April, 2014

Customers refunded after Ulster Bank ATM glitch
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

Customers refunded after Ulster Bank ATM glitch

Apr 25th 2014, 9:10 AM 10,035 Views 13 Comments

ATM withdrawals earlier in the week had been duplicated but the bank said this issue has now been resolved.

# ulster-bank - Monday 14 April, 2014

Construction sector growth scales 2006 peaks
# Back To Bricks
# Back To Bricks

Construction sector growth scales 2006 peaks

Apr 14th 2014, 9:52 AM 9,575 Views 39 Comments

Employment and growth back on the menu for builders, albeit from a low base.

# ulster-bank - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday

Apr 8th 2014, 11:56 PM 20,560 Views 13 Comments

Everyone’s been talking about President Higgins’ State visit to the UK, Peaches Geldof and Oscar Pistorius wailing in the witness box.

# ulster-bank - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

They're back: Bank executives to face TDs on mortgage restructuring
# Questions And Answers
# Questions And Answers

They're back: Bank executives to face TDs on mortgage restructuring

Apr 1st 2014, 11:45 AM 5,380 Views 29 Comments

The last time bank executives provided updates to the Finance Committee they were criticised for not being direct enough.

# ulster-bank - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

Ireland needs more banks, says ESRI
# Competition Time
# Competition Time

Ireland needs more banks, says ESRI

Mar 12th 2014, 12:10 PM 4,930 Views 10 Comments

Exodus of non-Irish banks during crisis hit the SME sector hard.

# ulster-bank - Monday 10 March, 2014

Irish construction sector rose again during February
# Boost
# Boost

Irish construction sector rose again during February

Mar 10th 2014, 8:15 AM 6,744 Views 21 Comments

The sharpest expansion in activity was again recorded on residential projects.

# ulster-bank - Friday 7 March, 2014

6 times in life when "yes" is all anyone wants to hear
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# Sponsored By Ulster Bank

6 times in life when "yes" is all anyone wants to hear

Mar 7th 2014, 3:07 PM 57,075 Views 0 Comments

No buts or maybes, now – it has to be “yes”.

# ulster-bank - Thursday 16 January, 2014

Former Dáil hunger striker ends sit-in at Dublin bank
# Tony Rochford
# Tony Rochford

Former Dáil hunger striker ends sit-in at Dublin bank

Jan 16th 2014, 7:39 PM 16,257 Views 105 Comments

Tony Rochford had chained himself to a counter at the Blanchardstown Ulster Bank.

# ulster-bank - Thursday 12 December, 2013

The 5 at 5: Thursday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Thursday

Dec 12th 2013, 4:47 PM 10,231 Views 9 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Ulster Bank hit by another technical problem
# Lifes A Glitch
# Lifes A Glitch

Ulster Bank hit by another technical problem

Dec 12th 2013, 11:09 AM 11,039 Views 54 Comments

Just a week after resolving issues that left people unable to access their accounts, Ulster Bank has been hit by a delay in credit transfer files.