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#Ulster Bank

# 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 6,373 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 8,264 Views 56 Comments

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

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

Ulster Bank compensation scheme expected today

Aug 31st 2012, 7:59 AM 4,294 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 689 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 2,666 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

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 3,767 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 4,927 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 63 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 3,472 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

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 9,947 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 4,807 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 16 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 6,438 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 5,675 Views 13 Comments

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

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

'Last week of delays' for Ulster Bank customers

Jul 10th 2012, 7:23 AM 3,545 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 3,707 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 3,760 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 4,428 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.

36 Ulster Bank branches open today as problems continue
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

36 Ulster Bank branches open today as problems continue

Jul 7th 2012, 10:46 AM 3,189 Views 18 Comments

The bank will continue to open this weekend as it says it expects the vast majority of customers to return to normal service after next week.

Ulster Bank debacle: how are you doing now?
# Readers' React
# Readers' React

Ulster Bank debacle: how are you doing now?

Jul 7th 2012, 7:15 AM 6,414 Views 21 Comments

Many of our readers, plus some folk on Twitter, have been relating their experiences. Here are just some of them.

# ulster-bank - Friday 6 July, 2012

The Evening Fix: Friday
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Friday

Jul 6th 2012, 8:06 PM 7,994 Views 2 Comments

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

Ulster Bank: some customers may be waiting another week for normal service
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

Ulster Bank: some customers may be waiting another week for normal service

Jul 6th 2012, 7:21 PM 4,418 Views 24 Comments

Some customers have found meanwhile that transactions have been processed twice on their accounts.

Ulster Bank customers can claim stress compensation, says Financial Ombudsman
# Ulster Compensation
# Ulster Compensation

Ulster Bank customers can claim stress compensation, says Financial Ombudsman

Jul 6th 2012, 8:57 AM 11,750 Views 31 Comments

Reduction in competition in financial sector very concerning, he says. But how do you claim compensation if you have been affected by IT woes at the Bank?

More Ulster Bank branches to open this weekend
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

More Ulster Bank branches to open this weekend

Jul 6th 2012, 7:30 AM 2,249 Views 14 Comments

The bank will open further high street outlets as customers continue to face problems accessing their money.

# ulster-bank - Thursday 5 July, 2012

Ulster Bank boss says he will give up bonus
# Fiasco
# Fiasco

Ulster Bank boss says he will give up bonus

Jul 5th 2012, 9:12 PM 6,824 Views 38 Comments

The change of heart came just hours after he had repeatedly refused to discuss giving up his bonus earlier today.

The Evening Fix: Thursday
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Thursday

Jul 5th 2012, 8:08 PM 6,650 Views 3 Comments

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

Passing ECB cut on to customers a 'commercial decision for each bank' - Dept of Finance
# Mortgages
# Mortgages

Passing ECB cut on to customers a 'commercial decision for each bank' - Dept of Finance

Jul 5th 2012, 2:59 PM 4,872 Views 23 Comments

Tracker mortgage customers will see their rate adjusted as per the ECB change – but what about other mortgage holders?

LIVEBLOG: Ulster Bank CEO refuses to give up his bonus
Live Jul 5th 2012, 2:22 PM

LIVEBLOG: Ulster Bank CEO refuses to give up his bonus

Ulster Bank customers still receiving warning letters
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

Ulster Bank customers still receiving warning letters

Jul 5th 2012, 6:30 AM 10,991 Views 49 Comments

Two people contacted TheJournal.ie yesterday after receiving warnings about missed loan payments and failed direct debits.

# ulster-bank - Wednesday 4 July, 2012

The Evening Fix: Wednesday
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Wednesday

Jul 4th 2012, 8:03 PM 6,411 Views 0 Comments

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

Ulster Bank must compensate customers, says Central Bank
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

Ulster Bank must compensate customers, says Central Bank

Jul 4th 2012, 2:46 PM 8,358 Views 37 Comments

Contingency planning of Ulster Bank has been appalling, Oireachtas Committee told.

Ulster Bank: significant delays expected next week but normal service by 16 July
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

Ulster Bank: significant delays expected next week but normal service by 16 July

Jul 4th 2012, 11:10 AM 4,187 Views 39 Comments

Ulster Bank’s parent group believes the technical issues will be fixed for the vast majority of customers by July 16.