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Sunday 2 April 2023 Dublin: 7°C

# Ulster Bank

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# Bill Cullen
Bill Cullen is suing Ulster Bank for €120 million over takeover strategy
The suit was filed in the High Court on Monday 19 February.
# payback time
Tracker mortgage scandal: Ulster Bank made €100 million by overcharging customers
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.
# Financial Services
The head of Ulster Bank has been poached by supermarket giant Tesco
Gerry Mallon has handed in his resignation to the lender.
# tracker mortgage scandal
Here's how many customers each of the main banks say they overcharged
Some of the banks have increased their numbers significantly.
# Tracker Scandal
Tracker mortgage motion which will ban bonuses for bankers to be backed by government
Fianna Fáil’s Michael McGrath said the minister should give no approval for salary increases until redress is given.
# Expert Opinion
More than 30,000 people may be affected by tracker scandal - double the Central Bank's estimate
Financial advisor Padraig Kissane said many people who should be included in the current redress process have been told they are not impacted.
# Justice
Couple affected by tracker mortgage scandal suffered stroke and nervous breakdown
A number of customers affected by the error shared stories today of the hardship it caused.
# restrictions
Business people, farmers and older people forced to travel to other towns as banks go cashless
Limits on cash lodgements and withdrawals are causing headaches for some rural customers.
# Not happy
'Desperately unfair': Bank of Ireland accused of leaving elderly behind as 100 branches go cash free
Ulster Bank has plans to have five cashless locations by the end of this month.
# Closing
Ulster Bank to close 22 branches in Ireland with 220 redundancies
The closures are expected to take place in June and September.
# ireeng
We've got the last two tickets around for Ireland v England to give away
Who wants to be there for the big one?
# Not happy
Led by Jackie Lavin, around 60 Irish businesses want compensation from Ulster Bank
Jackie Lavin is to appear before the Oireachtas Finance Committee today.
# Money Trouble
'Completely unacceptable' - Union suspends ballot over Ulster Bank pay dispute
The FSU said this was due to the bank beginning to implement new salary ranges that would negatively affect staff.
# Technical Difficulties
All Ulster Bank customers affected by system error have now been paid
A number of customers didn’t receive their wages this morning.
# Central Bank
Ulster Bank fined €3.3m for anti-money laundering and terrorist-financing failures
The Central Bank said “significant” breaches occurred from 2010 to 2016.
# Courts
Former employees accused of stealing over €90,000 from Ulster Bank accounts
The men, both 29 years old, are facing separate charges of robbery.
# appeal
Ulster Bank customers can donate to Haiti at bank's ATMs
It’s feared the death toll for Hurricane Matthew could exceed 1,000 people.
# Courts
Dublin couple fails to make payment on €1.2 million south Dublin home for two years
It has emerged in court that Niall and Evelyn Shanahan have become estranged.
# Direct Debit
Ulster Bank customers report mortgage direct debit problems
The bank says it is ‘working to resolve’ the issue.
# Court
Two men charged with theft of €15,000 from Ulster Bank customer accounts
The men are alleged to have taken €12,000 and €3,000 in case from customer accounts in Kildare.
# Courts
Computer fault let man take out €13,600 from an ATM
The court was told that the State had failed to prove the bank existed.
# big spenders
Parents splash out €836 on their child's First Communion, while kids rake in over €500
Some children are making more than €800.
# Vulture funds
'I feel like an idiot. I should have just stopped paying my Ulster Bank loan'
The bank said this week it was selling 900 family homes as part of a loan book worth €2.5 billion.
# Ulster Bank
Limerick bank evacuated over 999 bomb call
The threat was made in a call this afternoon.
# Vulture funds
Calls for emergency legislation to stop Ulster Bank selling 900 family homes
The sale includes 2,000 buy-to-let properties as well as farmer and SME loan books.
# Courts
Bank manager suspended over management of parents' bank account
The manager received a temporary injunction halting a disciplinary process against them.
# Mick Wallace
"W is pretty well down the alphabet, yet they've found good reason to go after me"
Mick Wallace has reacted to a judgement in the Commercial Court against him regarding a 2009 loan he received from Ulster Bank.
# skint
7 bank machines giving out tenners in Dublin city
Ulster Bank basks in glory.
# Celbridge
Gardaí investigating after fire breaks out at ATM
The incident occurred last night.
# Courts
There's been a very important court ruling for anyone being pursued for debt by a bank
The judgment means a person who is being pursued by a bank for a debt is entitled to make full representations to the court.
# tough lady
Pensioner wins battle with Ulster Bank over £1,000 lodged in 1975
89-year-old Galway woman Teresa Scahill has had her late husband’s deposit honoured by the bank after they initially refused to do so.
# Finally
Did Noonan's warning work? More banks cut mortgage rates
Good news for some mortgage holders – depending on which bank they’re with.
# titilayo kilanko
Woman jailed for stealing €57,000 to pay for her father's kidney transplant
She will spend almost two years in prison.
# Uh oh
The UK is staring down the barrel of a massive loss on Ulster Bank parent RBS
The country’s government plans to start offloading its shares in the bailed-out bank.
# michael says so
Will this man finally get tough with banks if they don't drop mortgage rates?
The Finance Minister has been meeting with lenders.
# supply and demand
Going up: The construction industry is on a winning streak right now
The Ulster Bank’s new figures have shown growth in the construction industry continued in April.
# wrong answer
Hoping for a mortgage rate cut from one of these banks? Sorry, not happening
They’re not giving much away, this mob.
# Debt
There's some 'good news' for Ulster Bank mortgage holders in arrears
Those who qualify for social housing can sell their homes and not be pursued for the outstanding debt.
# Courts
Woman withdrew more than €50,000 from ATMs when Ulster Bank was down
The woman said she used the money to pay for her father’s kidney transplant.
# The briefcase
Here's everything you need to know about business this week
Everyone was talking about Cadbury’s cuts, McWilliams’ biscuits and some dodgy ads.