Ulster Bank customers to be charged every time they use their card

Ulster Bank customers to be charged every time they use their card

From tomorrow, Ulster Bank customers will be charged every time they use their card.

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Ulster Bank reporting issues with customers' payments

Ulster Bank reporting issues with customers' payments

Some Ulster Bank customers are reporting difficulties receiving payments this morning.

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Ulster make three changes for Dragons as Reidy set for landmark cap

Ulster make three changes for Dragons as Reidy set for landmark cap

Ulster have made three changes for the clash with Dragons on Sunday with two Irish internationals returning to the squad.

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Ulster Bank aims to cut soured loans by further sale

Ulster Bank aims to cut soured loans by further sale

Ulster Bank plans to reduce by a significant amount its elevated level of non-performing mortgages through another loans sale this year.

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Construction activity hit a four-month high in December

Construction activity hit a four-month high in December

Construction activity growth hit a four-month high in the month of December.

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RBS says problems with online and mobile banking have been fixed

RBS says problems with online and mobile banking have been fixed

Customers started reporting problems at around 5am today but the bank later said it has resolved them.

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Ulster Bank €1.4bn home loans sale sparks row

Ulster Bank €1.4bn home loans sale sparks row

Confirmation that Ulster Bank has struck terms with a vulture fund for a major sale of its troubled mortgages with a face value of €1.4bn has reignited the debate over loan sales by Irish banks, with debt advocates again questioning if regulators should insist lenders writedown debt rather than selling on loans.

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Government ‘washing its hands’ of mortgage problem

Government ‘washing its hands’ of mortgage problem

The Government has been accused of “washing its hands” of the problem of mortgage arrears after Ulster Bank becomes the latest bank to sell over 5,000 of its non-performing loans to a vulture fund.

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Ulster Bank signals buying any rival bank off agenda

Ulster Bank signals buying any rival bank off agenda

Ulster Bank has denied considering making approaches to buy out rival banks in the Republic, as the lender returns to financial health with the improving economy.

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Ulster Bank rate reduction a ‘long-awaited shake-up’

Ulster Bank rate reduction a ‘long-awaited shake-up’

Ulster Bank’s reduction in fixed rates is a sign of “a mortgage war that shows no sign of abating”, but Irish homeowners still face hefty payments in comparison to their European counterparts.

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Ulster Bank still to redress 2,600 customers

Ulster Bank still to redress 2,600 customers

The Central Bank should “kick the ass of every bank up and down the country” for perpetuating “a culture that hasn’t changed”, bosses of Ulster Bank were told as it conceded 2,000 customers remain on the wrong tracker mortgage rate.

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New Credit Guarantee Scheme aims to help SME's stuggling to access finance

New Credit Guarantee Scheme aims to help SME's stuggling to access finance

Ulster Bank has announced that it is the first bank open for applications for the Government's new Credit Guarantee Scheme.

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Latest: Ulster Bank says money disappearing from some customers' accounts caused by human error

Latest: Ulster Bank says money disappearing from some customers' accounts caused by human error

Update 4.40pm: Ulster Bank says an issue with money disappearing from some customers' accounts was caused by human error.

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Ulster Bank to close 22 branches across Ireland leading to loss of more than 200 jobs

Ulster Bank to close 22 branches across Ireland leading to loss of more than 200 jobs

The closures are expected to lead to around 220 redundancies.

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100 job losses at Ulster Bank 'will hit staff and customers badly'

100 job losses at Ulster Bank 'will hit staff and customers badly'

Management at Ulster Bank have today confirmed the loss of over 100 jobs in the Republic of Ireland.

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New chief executive appointed at Ulster Bank

New chief executive appointed at Ulster Bank

Gerry Mallon has been appointed as chief executive of Ulster Bank in the Republic of Ireland.

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Ulster Bank announces lower fixed mortgage rates

Ulster Bank announces lower fixed mortgage rates

Ulster Bank has announced a new suite of three-year, five-year and seven-year fixed interest rate mortgage options for current customers.

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Ulster Bank returns to profit

Ulster Bank returns to profit

Ulster Bank has reported its first yearly profit since the financial crash in 2008.

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Early rain but drier and brighter later

Early rain but drier and brighter later

Early rain and drizzle. The afternoon will see drier and brighter conditions develop.

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Ulster Bank here to stay, says CEO

Ulster Bank here to stay, says CEO

Ulster Bank has confirmed it will continue operations in Ireland.

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Ulster Bank: Technical problem now resolved

Ulster Bank: Technical problem now resolved

Ulster Bank says a technical problem which led to delays to payments into some customer accounts overnight has now been resolved.

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More technical problems at Ulster Bank

More technical problems at Ulster Bank

Ulster Bank customers are experiecing more technical problems this morning.

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Ulster Bank defends downsizing decisions

Ulster Bank defends downsizing decisions

Ulster Bank has issued a statement defending the news that it is to shed 1,800 workers as it closes between 30 and 40 branches.

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Ulster Bank to cut up to 1,800 further jobs

Ulster Bank to cut up to 1,800 further jobs

Ulster Bank has announced up to another 1,800 job cuts and around 40 branch closures under plans to return it to profit within the next three years.

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Kenny 'unaware' of Ulster Bank split proposal

Kenny 'unaware' of Ulster Bank split proposal

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said he has not seen any proposal from the British government on a purchase of Ulster Bank.

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Ulster Bank to charge current account fees from July

Ulster Bank to charge current account fees from July

Ulster Bank has become the latest Irish bank to introduce fees on its current accounts.

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IBOA disappointed as Ulster Bank confirms branch closures

IBOA disappointed as Ulster Bank confirms branch closures

The Irish Bank Officials Association said today that it is disappointed at the confirmation of Ulster Bank's plans to close 22 branches across the island of Ireland.

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Bank workers' union to meet Ulster Bank next week

Bank workers' union to meet Ulster Bank next week

Finance union IBOA said it will meet senior management at Ulster Bank next week to discuss the closure of 20 branches.

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Ulster Bank fined almost €2m

Ulster Bank fined almost €2m

Ulster Bank has been fined just less than €2m over liquidity risk management failures, it has been revealed.

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Ulster Bank set aside €52m for customer compensation

Ulster Bank set aside €52m for customer compensation

Ulster Bank said that it has paid out €52m in compensation to customers in Ireland affected by the technical problems at the bank earlier this year.

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Ulster Bank boss Browne: Compensation cost tens of millions more than envisaged

Ulster Bank boss Browne: Compensation cost tens of millions more than envisaged

The Head of Ulster Bank Jim Browne has said the cost of redressing customers affected by the month-long IT issue which crippled the bank will be tens of millions more than originally thought.

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Ulster Bank to 'make amends' as refunding policy announced

Ulster Bank to 'make amends' as refunding policy announced

Ulster Bank have announced measures to ‘make amends’ to customers after a technical incident which left thousands unable to withdraw cash or access their accounts earlier in the summer.

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IT problems and PPI mis-selling costs RBS £300m

RBS will take a £300m (€382m) hit for an IT meltdown this summer, which left millions of people unable to access their money and for its role in mis-selling PPI.

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CAI urges customers affected by Ulster Bank faults to contact them

CAI urges customers affected by Ulster Bank faults to contact them

The Consumers' Association is today calling on anyone who was affected by the recent Ulster Bank technical debacle to contact them.

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Ulster Bank apologises for double charging some customers

Ulster Bank apologises for double charging some customers

Ulster Bank has this afternoon apologised for a new technical problem at the bank which has shown up on its systems.

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Ulster Bank report progress on resolving payments backlog

Ulster Bank report progress on resolving payments backlog

Ulster Bank has said that the majority of its customers' accounts are now up-to-date as far as last Monday.

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Chaos continues for Ulster Bank customers

Chaos continues for Ulster Bank customers

Half a million customers of Ulster Bank are still having problems accessing their accounts.

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Banker waives bonus after IT chaos

Banker waives bonus after IT chaos

Ulster Bank chief executive Jim Brown said he was turning down this year’s annual bonus after a computer meltdown left thousands of customers without access to cash.

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Taoiseach: Ulster Bank loss of service 'not acceptable'

Taoiseach: Ulster Bank loss of service 'not acceptable'

Taoiseach Enda Kenny said today that the lack of service for customers of Ulster Bank is unacceptable.

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Ulster Bank customers warned about fraud emails

Ulster Bank customers warned about fraud emails

Ulster Bank customers are being warned to watch out for bogus emails from fraudsters trying to gain access to their bank details.

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Ulster services 'back to normal by week of July 16'

Ulster services 'back to normal by week of July 16'

Ulster Bank has said that it expects its services to be back to normal for the majority of its customers by the week after next (beginning July 16).

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Bank officials to face Committee grilling on Ulster fiasco

Bank officials to face Committee grilling on Ulster fiasco

Central Bank officials have been summoned to appear before the Oireachtas Committee on Finance today, for questioning over the Ulster Bank scandal.

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Ulster Bank problems 'could continue into next week'

Ulster Bank problems 'could continue into next week'

Ulster Bank has said that the technical problems which have affected over 150,000 customers could continue into next week.

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Ulster Bank head apologises in letter to customers

Ulster Bank head apologises in letter to customers

Ulster Bank CEO Jim Brown has said he is aware that the current situation at the bank is "unacceptable".

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Ulster Bank reports 'progress' on clearing backlog

Ulster Bank reports 'progress' on clearing backlog

Ulster Bank today said it has made "steady progress" over the weekend to resolve its payments backlog, but "normal service" has not yet resumed.

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RBS chief to forgo bonus over computer calamity

RBS chief to forgo bonus over computer calamity

Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) chief executive Stephen Hester has announced that he will forgo his bonus this year because of the problems caused to thousands of customers by a failure in the company’s computers.

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Central Bank concerned by 'unacceptable' Ulster delays

Central Bank concerned by 'unacceptable' Ulster delays

The Central Bank said it is "concerned by the unacceptable delays" in resolving technical issues which have caused a huge backlog of transactions at Ulster Bank.

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Ulster Bank continuing to work on payments backlog

Ulster Bank continuing to work on payments backlog

Ulster Bank is continuing to work on a backlog of payments after a major computer glitch caused havoc in their system last week.

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Bruton: Ulster bank should suspend customer charges

Jobs Minister Richard Bruton is calling on Ulster Bank to suspend all charges on its customers' overdrafts until its technical problems have been completely fixed.

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McGrath attacks Central Bank 'silence' over Ulster Bank issue

McGrath attacks Central Bank 'silence' over Ulster Bank issue

A question mark remains over whether Ulster Bank will resolve a technical problem, which has impacted on more than 100,000 customers.

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Ulster Bank branches open over weekend to resolve backlog

Ulster Bank branches open over weekend to resolve backlog

Ulster Bank has confirmed its customers will be able to access the funds in their bank accounts this weekend.

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Charity: Pensioners can withdraw funds at Ulster Bank

Charity: Pensioners can withdraw funds at Ulster Bank

Age action has said pensioners whose payments have been delayed by the computer problems at Ulster Bank will be able to withdraw funds by calling to their nearest branch.

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Burton criticises Ulster Bank for tech glitch

Burton criticises Ulster Bank for tech glitch

Social Protection Minister Joan Burton has hit out angrily at Ulster Bank for a technical glitch that has left around 100,000 people unable to access their money, saying banks have "caused Irish people enough grief".

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Central Bank 'closely monitoring' Ulster payments situation

Central Bank 'closely monitoring' Ulster payments situation

The Central Bank has said that it is "closely monitoring" the situation at Ulster Bank, as tens of thousands of the bank's customers struggle to access their cash.

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Ulster Bank urged to explain job loss plans

Ulster Bank urged to explain job loss plans

Finance union leaders have called on Ulster Bank executives to publish the fine print on its plans for 950 redundancies after they agreed a new package of severance terms.

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Unions to begin redundancy talks with Ulster Bank next week

Unions to begin redundancy talks with Ulster Bank next week

Redundancy negotiations between Ulster Bank management and trade unions will begin next week.

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Ulster Bank redundancy talks to begin today

Ulster Bank redundancy talks to begin today

Talks between trade union representatives and management at Ulster Bank get underway later.

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250 new Waterford jobs announced

Some 250 new positions are being created in Waterford through the expansion of Irish company Eishtec.

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950 jobs to go at Ulster Bank

950 jobs to go at Ulster Bank

Ulster Bank is to seek a total of 950 redundancies with 600 jobs to go in the Republic and 350 in the North.

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Ulster Bank staff await news of job losses

Ulster Bank staff await news of job losses

Ulster Bank is expected to announce up to 900 job losses today as part of massive cutbacks at its parent company.

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