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#Ulster Bank

# ulster-bank - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added sad moments in films
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added sad moments in films

Feb 27th 2013, 7:45 PM 6,753 Views 1 Comment

Here’s all the things we learned, loved and shared today.

The 5 at 5: Wednesday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

Feb 27th 2013, 4:47 PM 5,354 Views 3 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

'Under-collection error' means 1,300 Ulster Bank customers face €41m bill
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

'Under-collection error' means 1,300 Ulster Bank customers face €41m bill

Feb 27th 2013, 1:50 PM 20,401 Views 77 Comments

Mortgage customers at the bank were under-charged in recent years resulting in the shortfall that will now need to be repaid by these customers. The bank has apologised.

# ulster-bank - Sunday 20 January, 2013

State-owned British banks ‘bailed out Irish ones by €16bn’ – report
# Bailout
# Bailout

State-owned British banks ‘bailed out Irish ones by €16bn’ – report

Jan 20th 2013, 4:12 PM 10,810 Views 24 Comments

The Sunday Telegraph says a quarter of the British taxpayer’s bailouts of RBS and Lloyds has gone to Ireland.

# ulster-bank - Thursday 3 January, 2013

Ulster Bank the latest to announce branch closures
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

Ulster Bank the latest to announce branch closures

Jan 3rd 2013, 6:55 PM 12,882 Views 31 Comments

The bank looks set to close 20 branches across the island of Ireland in the coming weeks.

# ulster-bank - Monday 10 December, 2012

Rate of decline in construction activity unchanged in November
# Construction
# Construction

Rate of decline in construction activity unchanged in November

Dec 10th 2012, 7:10 AM 3,112 Views 2 Comments

Jobs were also being cut at a sharper pace during the month, in line with reduced workloads, according to the latest Ulster Bank Construction PMI.

# ulster-bank - Monday 19 November, 2012

The Evening Fix... now with added tastes from home
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added tastes from home

Nov 19th 2012, 7:45 PM 6,838 Views 1 Comment

Here’s all the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Ulster Bank fined €1.9 million by Central Bank
# Banking
# Banking

Ulster Bank fined €1.9 million by Central Bank

Nov 19th 2012, 11:52 AM 5,568 Views 11 Comments

This is the first time a bank has been fined by the Central Bank for breaking capital requirements.

# ulster-bank - Monday 12 November, 2012

Sharp fall in construction continued in October
# Economy
# Economy

Sharp fall in construction continued in October

Nov 12th 2012, 6:45 AM 2,997 Views 6 Comments

Index from Ulster Bank shows that the rate of decline has slowed – but is still heading downwards.

# ulster-bank - Friday 2 November, 2012

The Evening Fix... now with added Mr Burns endorsing Romney
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added Mr Burns endorsing Romney

Nov 2nd 2012, 8:05 PM 11,578 Views 3 Comments

Here’s all the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Ulster Bank IT failure cost bank over €100 million
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

Ulster Bank IT failure cost bank over €100 million

Nov 2nd 2012, 10:38 AM 5,284 Views 25 Comments

The company said that the operational costs reached €103m, including redress for 750,000 customers which cost €52m.

# ulster-bank - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

Two armed men rob Ulster Bank in Dalkey, Co Dublin
# Robbery
# Robbery

Two armed men rob Ulster Bank in Dalkey, Co Dublin

Oct 31st 2012, 5:05 PM 6,534 Views 13 Comments

The robbery, which took place at 3.20pm, led to what Gardai are describing as an insignificant amount of money being taken. Some of the cash has since been recovered.

# ulster-bank - Friday 19 October, 2012

Ulster Bank customers can now donate to charities at ATMs
# Goodwill
# Goodwill

Ulster Bank customers can now donate to charities at ATMs

Oct 19th 2012, 6:30 AM 3,233 Views 11 Comments

The Giving Scheme was launched across Ireland and Northern Ireland yesterday.

# ulster-bank - Monday 8 October, 2012

Central Bank names six banks which missold PPI to ineligible customers
# PPI
# PPI

Central Bank names six banks which missold PPI to ineligible customers

Oct 8th 2012, 7:42 AM 9,999 Views 25 Comments

A seventh institution asked not to be named by the regulator.

# ulster-bank - Thursday 27 September, 2012

Ulster Bank League: Quinlan joins commentary team for new season's kick-off
# Thomond Spark
From The42
# Thomond Spark

Ulster Bank League: Quinlan joins commentary team for new season's kick-off

Sep 27th 2012, 11:27 AM 1,005 Views 2 Comments

The former Munster back-row will offer his insight at the ‘Friday Night Lights’ opener between Young Munster and Shannon.

# ulster-bank - Thursday 13 September, 2012

5pc spike in complaints to Financial Services Ombudsman
# Complaints
# Complaints

5pc spike in complaints to Financial Services Ombudsman

Sep 13th 2012, 8:40 AM 2,242 Views 7 Comments

3,700 people lodged complaints with Bill Prasifka’s office in the first half of 2012 – a 5 per cent increase in last year.

# ulster-bank - Wednesday 5 September, 2012

British watchdog to examine IT failure at Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

British watchdog to examine IT failure at Ulster Bank

Sep 5th 2012, 11:39 AM 3,505 Views 10 Comments

The Financial Services Authority is to conduct an investigation into the systems failure at the Royal Bank of Scotland.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Sep 5th 2012, 8:35 AM 8,128 Views 0 Comments

Good morning! Here’s what you need to know as you kick off your day.

# ulster-bank - Saturday 1 September, 2012

Mixed reaction from customers to Ulster Bank deal
# Compensation
# Compensation

Mixed reaction from customers to Ulster Bank deal

Sep 1st 2012, 8:00 AM 6,349 Views 25 Comments

Did the technical glitch affect you? Are you happy with the compensation package?

# ulster-bank - Friday 31 August, 2012

Ulster Bank compensation: the details
# Technical Glitch
# Technical Glitch

Ulster Bank compensation: the details

Aug 31st 2012, 9:59 AM 8,241 Views 56 Comments

Many customers have already received a €25 payment as part of a wider restitution package.

The 9 at 9: Friday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

Aug 31st 2012, 8:38 AM 8,284 Views 10 Comments

Good morning! Here’s nine things to know this Friday…

Ulster Bank compensation scheme expected today
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

Ulster Bank compensation scheme expected today

Aug 31st 2012, 7:59 AM 4,277 Views 27 Comments

Details of the package will be announced later today, according to reports.

# ulster-bank - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

VIDEO: 'Jack owes Kerry nothing' -- Darran O'Sullivan looking to next year
# GAA
From The42
# GAA

VIDEO: 'Jack owes Kerry nothing' -- Darran O'Sullivan looking to next year

Aug 14th 2012, 6:05 PM 681 Views 0 Comments

The Kingdom forward admits Eamonn Fitzmaurice would be a ‘great’ appointment’ after O’Connor’s departure.

# ulster-bank - Saturday 4 August, 2012

Ulster Bank says 'normal service resumed' for most customers
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

Ulster Bank says 'normal service resumed' for most customers

Aug 4th 2012, 7:30 AM 2,650 Views 10 Comments

Banking group Royal Bank of Scotland said the cost of cleaning up the Ulster Bank technical ‘glitch’ – including redress to customers – would cost stg£28m (€35.5m).

# ulster-bank - Friday 3 August, 2012

The 9 at 9: Friday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

Aug 3rd 2012, 8:38 AM 7,862 Views 9 Comments

It’s almost the long weekend…but here’s nine things to know first.

RBS sets aside stg£28m for Ulster Bank tech 'glitch'
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

RBS sets aside stg£28m for Ulster Bank tech 'glitch'

Aug 3rd 2012, 8:36 AM 3,758 Views 26 Comments

Interim results report clarifies the amount being earmarked for both redress for beleaguered Ulster Bank customers in Ireland and the costs associated with dealing with the system failure.

# ulster-bank - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Consumers' Association launches 'class action' against Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

Consumers' Association launches 'class action' against Ulster Bank

Jul 31st 2012, 11:02 AM 4,915 Views 7 Comments

The CAI is gathering information from customers left out of pocket by the recent technical problems at Ulster Bank.

# ulster-bank - Monday 23 July, 2012

Column: HSBC funnelled money for drug kingpins? This isn't surprising.
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: HSBC funnelled money for drug kingpins? This isn't surprising.

Jul 23rd 2012, 7:15 AM 49 Views 11 Comments

We’re not surprised any more by unscrupulous behaviour by banks – but HSBC’s actions are as bad as it gets, writes Nick Leeson.

# ulster-bank - Wednesday 18 July, 2012

Financial Services Ombudsman 'not overrun' with Ulster Bank complaints
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

Financial Services Ombudsman 'not overrun' with Ulster Bank complaints

Jul 18th 2012, 12:34 PM 3,432 Views 11 Comments

Legislation restricts the Financial Services Ombudsman from dealing with any complaints from non-Ulster Bank customers who were affected by the ‘technical glitch’.

# ulster-bank - Monday 16 July, 2012

The 5 at 5: Monday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Monday

Jul 16th 2012, 4:47 PM 5,969 Views 8 Comments

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock…

In full: Ulster Bank's letter to customers
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

In full: Ulster Bank's letter to customers

Jul 16th 2012, 4:18 PM 9,913 Views 34 Comments

CEO Jim Brown has written to all customers to say that reconciliations to accounts will continue over the coming weeks.

Ulster Bank: now showing account balances
# Technical Glitch
# Technical Glitch

Ulster Bank: now showing account balances

Jul 16th 2012, 10:24 AM 4,786 Views 25 Comments

But they may not be accurate yet.

# ulster-bank - Saturday 14 July, 2012

Column: Yes, we need a banking inquiry – but we can’t let politicians do it
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Yes, we need a banking inquiry – but we can’t let politicians do it

Jul 14th 2012, 8:00 AM 12 Views 22 Comments

Have you ever seen our TDs in action? They’re hardly the people to investigate this complex – and untrustworthy – industry, writes Aaron McKenna.

# ulster-bank - Wednesday 11 July, 2012

Ulster Bank: petition calls for free banking until 2013
# Technical Glitch
# Technical Glitch

Ulster Bank: petition calls for free banking until 2013

Jul 11th 2012, 2:25 PM 6,419 Views 24 Comments

A cross-party petition signed by almost 100 Oireachtas members was delivered to Ulster Bank today.

# ulster-bank - Tuesday 10 July, 2012

Ulster Bank: HSE staff still waiting on 21 June pay
# Fiasco
# Fiasco

Ulster Bank: HSE staff still waiting on 21 June pay

Jul 10th 2012, 5:20 PM 5,646 Views 13 Comments

Meanwhile, the bank has said it will open some branches on Saturday and Sunday this week.

The 9 at 9: Tuesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Jul 10th 2012, 8:47 AM 7,953 Views 8 Comments

Nine things you need to know this morning…

'Last week of delays' for Ulster Bank customers
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

'Last week of delays' for Ulster Bank customers

Jul 10th 2012, 7:23 AM 3,524 Views 23 Comments

The bank has said the “vast majority” of accounts will be back to normal by Monday.

# ulster-bank - Monday 9 July, 2012

Central Bank: We can't guarantee Ulster Bank fiasco won't happen again
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

Central Bank: We can't guarantee Ulster Bank fiasco won't happen again

Jul 9th 2012, 7:50 AM 3,687 Views 29 Comments

The disruption is expected to last several more days, with branches continuing to open late today and tomorrow.

# ulster-bank - Sunday 8 July, 2012

A dozen Ulster Bank branches open today
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

A dozen Ulster Bank branches open today

Jul 8th 2012, 9:13 AM 3,748 Views 12 Comments

The bank says that many customers should see an improved position on their accounts today.

# ulster-bank - Saturday 7 July, 2012

Minister slams 'appalling' Ulster Bank and says fines should be considered
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

Minister slams 'appalling' Ulster Bank and says fines should be considered

Jul 7th 2012, 4:06 PM 4,421 Views 30 Comments

Brian Hayes said that it was a matter for the Financial Regulator but he believes that financial penalties against the bank should be considered in the wake of its current problems.