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#Ulster Bank

# ulster-bank - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

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

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Jul 16th 2013, 10:09 PM 16,541 Views 22 Comments

Everyone’s talking about the abortion legislation passing the Seanad, Magdalene laundries, and Katy French’s inquest.

Ulster Bank introduces new overdraft fees
# Banking
# Banking

Ulster Bank introduces new overdraft fees

Jul 16th 2013, 11:47 AM 9,090 Views 28 Comments

The bank has announced a €25 annual fee for certain customers.

# ulster-bank - Thursday 4 July, 2013

Developer being pursued by Ulster Bank among protest group that halted Allsop auction
# Distressed Property
# Distressed Property

Developer being pursued by Ulster Bank among protest group that halted Allsop auction

Jul 4th 2013, 1:18 PM 19,824 Views 75 Comments

A group of protesters forced the cancellation of the distressed property sale at Dublin’s Shelbourne Hotel, after gaining access to the auction room.

# ulster-bank - Wednesday 3 July, 2013

Ulster Bank to close 39 branches
# Banking
# Banking

Ulster Bank to close 39 branches

Jul 3rd 2013, 7:54 AM 11,927 Views 38 Comments

Workers described the announcement as a “bolt from the blue” but the bank has insisted there will be no new job losses.

# ulster-bank - Monday 1 July, 2013

Seán Dunne bankruptcy case adjourned for three weeks
# Broke In The USA
# Broke In The USA

Seán Dunne bankruptcy case adjourned for three weeks

Jul 1st 2013, 12:19 PM 5,783 Views 22 Comments

Ulster Bank is awaiting the outcome of an appeal on a US court ruling before it can serve the property developer in Ireland.

# ulster-bank - Thursday 20 June, 2013

British chancellor hints at Ulster Bank sell-off
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

British chancellor hints at Ulster Bank sell-off

Jun 20th 2013, 7:36 AM 4,873 Views 12 Comments

George Osborne told bankers last night that a review is to be carried out into breaking up Royal Bank of Scotland, Ulster Bank’s parent company.

# ulster-bank - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

Senior bankers who put taxpayers' money at risk should be jailed
# Bankers
# Bankers

Senior bankers who put taxpayers' money at risk should be jailed

Jun 19th 2013, 10:07 AM 5,455 Views 35 Comments

A report by a parliamentary commission on banking in the UK has recommended widespread reform to the sector.

# ulster-bank - Thursday 13 June, 2013

Back for good? Irish lenders promoting 90 per cent mortgages
# Mortgages
# Mortgages

Back for good? Irish lenders promoting 90 per cent mortgages

Jun 13th 2013, 10:00 PM 19,448 Views 74 Comments

KBC Bank is now actively seeking candidates for 90 per cent loans, but did you know other lenders are making similar offers?

# ulster-bank - Monday 10 June, 2013

A British newspaper claims Ireland got a £10bn 'back-door bailout' from the UK
# Bailout
# Bailout

A British newspaper claims Ireland got a £10bn 'back-door bailout' from the UK

Jun 10th 2013, 7:37 AM 20,667 Views 64 Comments

The Times reports that the UK’s £45 billion bailout of Ulster Bank’s parent Royal Bank of Scotland five years ago amounts to an ‘injection into the Republic’.

# ulster-bank - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

How Sean Dunne could be declared bankrupt in Ireland... and in the US
# Bankruptcy
# Bankruptcy

How Sean Dunne could be declared bankrupt in Ireland... and in the US

Jun 5th 2013, 7:20 AM 7,887 Views 33 Comments

A court ruling in the US is a blow to the former property developer who owes millions to Ulster Bank.

# ulster-bank - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

British government 'wants Ireland to buy Ulster Bank' - report
# Banking
# Banking

British government 'wants Ireland to buy Ulster Bank' - report

Jun 4th 2013, 2:45 PM 15,118 Views 63 Comments

The BBC says the Treasury will give up ownership of Ulster Bank in exchange for the British loans currently held by NAMA.

# ulster-bank - Saturday 4 May, 2013

Bankrupt developer Sean Dunne reveals liabilities of €718 million
# Bankrupt
# Bankrupt

Bankrupt developer Sean Dunne reveals liabilities of €718 million

May 4th 2013, 11:21 AM 12,546 Views 103 Comments

The bankruptcy filing also reveals that he has an average monthly income of €17,000 per month.

# ulster-bank - Friday 3 May, 2013

Ulster Bank lost €1,500 a minute in the first three months of 2013
# Turning A Corner?
# Turning A Corner?

Ulster Bank lost €1,500 a minute in the first three months of 2013

May 3rd 2013, 8:01 AM 6,347 Views 32 Comments

The British-owned bank continued to post an operating profit – but saw its gains worn away as it wrote off €285m of debts.

# ulster-bank - Monday 22 April, 2013

Ulster Bank drops free banking with €4 monthly charge for current accounts
# Bank Charges
# Bank Charges

Ulster Bank drops free banking with €4 monthly charge for current accounts

Apr 22nd 2013, 8:30 AM 18,865 Views 115 Comments

Ulster Bank will charge €4 a month for current accounts from July – unless customers keep minimum balances or lodge certain amounts.

# ulster-bank - Sunday 31 March, 2013

Sean Dunne declares bankruptcy in US
# Sean Dunne
# Sean Dunne

Sean Dunne declares bankruptcy in US

Mar 31st 2013, 11:34 AM 15,557 Views 98 Comments

The former property devleoper filed for bankruptcy at a Connecticut court on Friday, citing assets of between $1 – 10 million and debts in the region of $500 million – $1 billion.

# ulster-bank - Thursday 14 March, 2013

Column: New restructuring targets for banks don't go far enough to help distressed borrowers
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: New restructuring targets for banks don't go far enough to help distressed borrowers

Mar 14th 2013, 7:00 AM 23 Views 54 Comments

Banks need strict supervision – they have crippled us and can’t be allowed run free, writes David Hall.

# ulster-bank - Monday 11 March, 2013

Construction activity continues to fall as decline in unemployment eases
# Construction
# Construction

Construction activity continues to fall as decline in unemployment eases

Mar 11th 2013, 6:50 AM 5,156 Views 20 Comments

The weakest fall in activity was seen on housing projects and commercial and civil engineering each saw a slightly quicker reduction in activity.

# ulster-bank - Thursday 7 March, 2013

Ulster Bank ATM services 'running as normal'
# Technical Glitch
# Technical Glitch

Ulster Bank ATM services 'running as normal'

Mar 7th 2013, 7:23 AM 4,687 Views 16 Comments

The bank has apologised to customers impacted by a glitch that also affected RBS and NatWest in the UK.

# ulster-bank - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

Ulster Bank apologises for customer problems
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

Ulster Bank apologises for customer problems

Mar 6th 2013, 10:48 PM 17,990 Views 62 Comments

The bank took to Twitter to apologise after customers reported they could not access their accounts using ATMs.

# ulster-bank - Thursday 28 February, 2013

Ulster Bank parent company lost nearly €6bn in 2012
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

Ulster Bank parent company lost nearly €6bn in 2012

Feb 28th 2013, 10:00 AM 2,808 Views 3 Comments

Royal Bank of Scotland, which is majority owned by the British government, took a £5 billion charge for loan impairments last year.

# 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 6,758 Views 1 Comment

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

'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 20,444 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 10,885 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 12,909 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 3,118 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 6,851 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 5,581 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 3,000 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 11,589 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 5,296 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 6,576 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 3,247 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 10,057 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 1,026 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 2,248 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 3,508 Views 10 Comments

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