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Ulster Bank today

With over 180 years of heritage, Ulster Bank Ireland DAC, is a full service Retail and Commercial Bank, focused on serving the needs of our 1.1m customers in the Republic of Ireland. Ulster Bank leverages the scale, capabilities, and investment capacity of RBS to deliver a superior service proposition to its customers. Investments in technology, brand and people support these goals, to ensure that Ulster Bank remains at the forefront of Irish banking in a changing and competitive market.

Our business is formed of two distinct divisions:

Retail banking

Corporate and Commercial banking

Retail Banking

Ulster Bank Retail Banking provides branch banking and direct banking services for personal and small business customers throughout the Republic of Ireland.

Branch banking

88 branches in the Republic of Ireland

Responsible for branch-based marketing, sales and service activities

Delivering a full range of competitively priced products to the marketplace

Direct banking

Responsible for Anytime internet banking and mobile banking services

Direct product offerings 

E-commerce strategy and activities

Private banking

Tailored day to day banking services for high net worth individuals

Corporate and Commercial Banking

Ulster Bank Corporate and Commercial Banking answers the day-to-day banking needs of business and corporate customers.We provide treasury and money market services, asset financing, online banking and international services.  There are three business units:

Business banking

Operates through the distinct geographic locations in the Republic of Ireland

 Provides a range of services to businesses from start-ups and franchises to established companies

 Specialist experience in food, media, building materials, leisure, healthcare, project finance and infrastructure

 Foreign direct investment

 Dedicated invoice finance support

Capital Markets

Helps customers understand hedging and investment instruments

Provides specialist economic advice on treasury developments


Creates and delivers product solutions for business customers in all aspects of transactional banking including:

International and domestic cash management

 Global trade finance

 Merchant services

 Commercial cards

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We champion potential, helping people, families and businesses to thrive.