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Ulster Bank Phased Withdrawal Update: Ulster Bank’s Remaining 63 Branches and ATM Services Close Permanently 21st April 23
Ulster Bank Personal Customers Strongly Urged to Take Action on Their Credit Cards 1st March 23
Ulster Bank to Raise Fixed Mortgage Interest Rates by Between 0.4% and 0.9%  24th Feb 23
Ulster Bank Phased Withdrawal Update 24th Jan 23
Ulster Bank to Raise 2, 4 and 7 year Fixed Mortgage Interest Rates by 0.75% and remove 5 and 10 year Fixed Rate Mortgages 24th Nov 22
Ulster Bank Opens Phased Withdrawal Redundancy Programmes for Exits in 2023 16th Nov 22
Ulster Bank to Commence Freezing Current and Deposit Accounts on or after 11 November & Ulster Bank Confirms Closure Dates of 25 Branches Transferring to Permanent TSB 8th Nov 22
Ulster Bank Phased Withdrawal Update 4th Oct 22
Ulster Bank holds Briefing for Business Representative Groups 20th Sept 22
Ulster Bank Six Month Period for the First Current and Deposit Customers to Receive Notice, Ends in October 7th Sept 22
Ulster Bank Progress on Phased Withdrawal: Ulster Bank new campaign and notice to Credit Card customers 9th Aug 22
Ulster Bank Phased Withdrawal Update: Transfer of Ulster Bank Home and Car Insurance Renewal Rights to Aviva Direct 28th June 22
Ulster Bank Progress on Phased Withdrawal: Sale of Performing Tracker Mortgage Portfolio to Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c. 1st June 22
Ulster Bank Phased Withdrawal Update: Transfer of Ulster Bank Existing Intermediary Activities to Irish Life Financial Services Ltd 13th May 22
Ulster Bank Withdrawal Progresses With Changes to Branch Services & Changes to Mortgage Business 28th March 22
Ulster Bank Update on Withdrawal: MOU with Permanent TSB Progresses to Legally Binding Agreement 17th Dec 21
Ulster Bank Encourages Customers to Get Ready for Changes in 2022 29th Oct 21
Ulster Bank Update on Phased Withdrawal: Ulster Bank commences changes to new business 30th Jul 21
Ulster Bank Progress on Phased Withdrawal: Non-Binding MOU Agreed with Permanent TSB
23rd Jul 21
Ulster Bank Update on Phased Withdrawal: MOU with AIB Progresses to Legally Binding Agreement. No Immediate Changes for Customers 28th Jun 21
Ulster Bank Progress on Phased Withdrawal: Ulster Bank and FSU Announce New Colleague Agreement 11th Jun 21
Ulster Bank Announces Phased Withdrawal from the Republic of Ireland Following Conclusion of NatWest Group Strategic Review 19th Feb 21
Agri food sector shows resillence in difficult year for the economy 23rd Dec 20
Ulster Bank partners with Women’s Aid to further strengthen supports for customers impacted by financial abuse 18th Dec 20
Average amount of money received by children making their Communion falls to €588 in 2020 - Ulster Bank survey 05th Dec 20
Ulster Bank cuts fixed mortgage rates and introduces safe and convenient digital paperless mortgage application 24th Nov 20
‘Learn, Adapt, Thrive’ - Ulster Bank launches new podcast series giving an insight into some of Ireland’s most resilient businesses and their experiences during COVID-19 20th Nov 20
Ulster Bank introduces digital platforms for business customers 17th Nov 20
Ulster Bank Urges Online Shoppers to be Scam Savvy this Black Friday 10th Nov 20
Ulster Bank Green Mortgage offering 01st Oct 20
Ulster Bank Hackathon 2020 goes virtual - and global 21st Sept 20
Appointment of new Ulster Bank (UBIDAC) Chairman 17th Sept 20
Ulster Bank offers three lending schemes to support businesses impacted by COVID-19 and those looking to expand and grow 8th Sept 20
Ulster Bank shares useful tips on Fraud and Scams, building on existing supports and services 7th Sept 20
Ulster Bank offers bespoke banking for vulnerable customers with launch of 'Banking My Way' 5th Sept 20
Ulster Bank brings Apple Pay to Business customers 2nd Aug 20
Ulster Bank Half Year 2020 Financial Results 31st July 20
Mortgage Switchers Offered €500 Cash Bonus for Moving Their Current Account to Ulster Bank 29th July 20
85% of people say their priorities have changed since COVID-19 restrictions were introduced, according to Ulster Bank survey 19th Jun 20
Ulster Bank Introduces Companion Debit Card, Offering Greater Help and Security for Cocooning Customers 24th Apr 20
Ulster Bank announces changes to Branch Network and further measures to support & protect customers and colleagues during COVID-19 25th Mar 20
Ulster Bank announces support for customers impacted by Coronavirus 10th Mar 20
Ulster Bank hosts anti-scams event in Swords Digital branch, Dublin 26th Feb 20
Ulster Bank aims to give First Time Buyers a €2,000 boost with new Home Saver account 19th Feb 20
Ulster Bank announces Full Year Financial Results 2019 14th Feb 20
Don't let Romance Scammers leave you Broken Hearted and Out of Pocket this Valentine's Day 10th Feb 20
New, free 'Spending' tracker in Ulster Bank app to help customers spot trends in their spend 7th Feb 20
Ulster Bank Offers Mortgage Customers Greater Repayment Certainty and Choice with Launch of Ten-Year Fixed Rate, Starting at 2.95% 15th Jan 20
Ulster Bank Continues to Improve Rates and Services for Mortgage Customers 26th Nov 19
When a Black Friday online bargain sounds too good to be true, it probably is, says Ulster Bank 18th Nov 19
Dedication to Sustainability Recognised as Ulster Bank is re-certified with the Business Working Responsibly mark by BITCI 13th Nov 19
Ulster Bank Killarney Hosts Information Day for Homebuyers and Homeowners in aid of Killarney Heartbeat 4th Oct 19
Ulster Bank’s Startup Programme Wins Learning Prize at Deloitte Financial Services Innovation Awards
2nd Oct 19
Ulster Bank’s First Five Mortgage Campaign Continues with Launch of Online Video Information Series for First-Time Buyers 27th Sept 19
Ulster Bank Appoints Chief Technology and Information Officer 16th Sept 19
Ulster Bank Simplifies Mortgage Offerings for all Customers, Reduces Five-Year Fixed Rate and Highlights New Rates for Those Seeking Exceptions 6th Sept 19
Ulster Bank rolls out enhanced Bank on Wheels to communities in Donegal 17th Aug 19
Ulster Bank appoints Head of Home Buying and Ownership 7th Aug 19
Ulster Bank reports H1 2019 Financial Results 2nd Aug 19
Ulster Bank Highlights Open Banking Opportunities for Fintechs at Information Event 23rd Jul 19
Ulster Bank Monaghan Raises €9,107 for the Holy Family School in Cootehill 11th Jul 19
Cavan Haulier Aims for Low Carbon Future by Becoming First Irish Company to use Greener Natural Gas Trucks, Supported by Ulster Bank’s Lombard 1st Jul 19
Communion spending jumps to eight-year high of €929: Ulster Bank Survey 24th Jun 19
Ulster Bank partners with BeLonG To Youth Services to raise funds for LGBTI+ supports 17th Jun 19
Longford people urged to learn more about how to avoid fraudsters and keep their money safe 17th Apr 19
Winners of 2019 Ulster Bank Hackathon announced 14th Apr 19
Over 220 coders, designers and entrepreneurs to converge on Dogpatch Labs for Ulster Bank Hackathon 8th Apr 19
Limerick people urged to learn more about how to avoid fraudsters and keep their money safe 19th Mar 19
Flipping the switch: how Mayo mortgage holders can kick-start their finances in 2019 with Ulster Bank 28th Feb 19
Ulster Bank donates cardiac arrest defibrillator to Newbridge First Responders 15th Feb 19
Ulster Bank announces Full Year 2018 Financial Results 2018 15th Feb 19
Don't let your head rule your heart this Valentine's Day as Ulster Bank issues romance scam warning 13th Feb 19
Ulster Bank introduces ClearSpend, a market-first, free mobile app to help Irish businesses manage company card spending in real time 14th Jan 19
Outgrown your home? Ulster Bank launches new mortgage campaign aimed at movers and switchers 4th Jan 19
Dogpatch Labs to upgrade and expand in CHQ, creating 100 extra membership spaces, with support from Ulster Bank 13th Dec 18
Farmers discuss the importance of succession planning and digital safety at Ulster Bank agri event in Donegal 16th Nov 18
Ulster Bank teams up with Visa to offer customers cashback on their favourite purchases 16th Nov 18
As Fraud Survey reveals increase in identity theft, Ulster Bank launches 'Friends Against Scams' training t help customers avoid fraudsters 13th Nov 18
Brindley Healthcare purchases Kilminchy Lodge Nursing in Co Laois, supported by Ulster Bank 5th Nov 18
Ulster Bank appoints new Non-Executive Director 10th Sept 18
Ulster Bank appoints new Director of HR 5th Sept 18
Ulster Bank announces €87,500 of grants available via its Skills & Opportunities fund 3rd Sept 18
RBS appoints new Ulster Bank Chief Executive 20th Aug 18
Ulster Bank reports H1 2018 Financial Results 3rd Aug 18
Ulster Bank announces €15m weather fund to support farmers 10th July 18
Ulster Bank appoints new Non-Executive Director 9th July 18
Ireland's lowest mortgage rates just got lower! Ulster Bank announces lowest fixed rate mortgage in Ireland, at 2.3% 29th June 18
Ulster Bank survey reveals spending on Communion entertainment more than doubles 12th June 18
Brindley Healthcare announces ambitious growth plans with support from Ulster Bank 8th June 18
Ulster Bank appoints new Head of Customer Experience & Products and Managing Director of Retail 26th May 18
Ulster Bank announces Skills and Opportunities Fund Round 1 2018 winners 25th May 18
Young Social Innovators of the Year 2018 announced 8th May 18
Ulster Bank first bank open for applications for Government's Credit Guarantee Scheme 1st May 18
Farmers come together at Ulster Bank agri event in Kilkenny 25th April 18
Ulster Bank releases Sustainable Banking Report 2018 23rd April 18
Ulster Bank Board Appointment 20th April 18
Petrichor announced as winners of 2018 Ulster Bank Hackathon 16th April 18
Ulster Bank launches ‘First Five’ Mortgage campaign 16th April 18
Ulster Bank announces Fixed rate mortgage cuts 12th March 18
Ulster Bank Full Year Results 2017 23rd February 18
Ulster Bank Skills and Opporunities Fund Round 1 2018 now open 14th February 18
Opening Statement Oireachtas Committee 1st February 18
Ulster Bank declaration of dividend for 2018 23rd January 18
Ulster Bank announces Skills and Opportunities Fund Round 2 2017 winners 11th December 17
Ulster Bank mobile app now offers Face ID authentication to customers 8th December 17
Ulster Bank survey finds only half of respondents are confident they could detect a potential scam 29th September 17
Ulster Bank announces Ireland's first banking open API 30 August 17
Ulster Bank appoints new Chairman 20th July 17
Ulster Bank Communion survey 2017 reveals children receive an average of €570 26th June 17
Ulster Bank annouces Skills and Opportunities Fund 2017 Round 1 winners 3rd July 17
Ulster Bank leads industry collaboration using Blockchain 9th May 17
Ulster Bank Releases 2016 Annual Report 5th May 17
Ulster Bank launches Android Pay for its customers 2nd May 17
Ulster Bank announces new market-leading Fixed Rates for mortgage customers 17th April 17
Ulster Bank media statement 23rd March 17
Ulster Bank launches Apple Pay in Ireland 7th March 17
Ulster Bank reports Full Year 2016 Operating Profit of €24m/ Adjusted Profit of €280m 28th February 17
Chatty Bank, House Tinder and Bank of Mum or Dad scoop top prizes at Ulster Bank’s Hackathon 20th February 17
Ulster Bank announcers opening of Skills and Opportunities Fund Round 1 2017 3rd February 17
Ulster Bank announces expansion to partnership with SBCI for €150m Agriculture Cashflow Support scheme 31st January 17
RBS appoints new Ulster Bank Chief Executive 20th November 15
Ulster Bank announces updated Home Mover proposition 18th August 15
Ulster Bank reports H1 operating profit of €178m 30th July 15
Dogpatch Labs to expand with the support of Ulster Bank 23rd July 2015
Ulster Bank announces further cuts to fixed mortgage rates 3rd July 2015
Ulster Bank Launched Internation Business offering 29th June 15
Ulster Bank marketing campaign - 'A mortgage you can live with' 25th June 15
Families spend average of €749 on First Holy Communion 16th June 15
Get a Taste of Cavan this summer! 1st June 15
Ulster Bank supports growing Meath juice businesss with €2.1 million investment 29th May 15
Ulster Bank becomes first bank to voluntarily join Credit Review Office 5th May 15
Ulster Bank reports €69m operating profit for Q1 2015 30th April 15
Ulster Bank's committments to those in arrears on their Home Loan 27th April 15
Ulster Bank to offer mortgages through brokers 14th April 15
Ulster Bank Executive changes 13th April 15
Ulster Bank launches first ever pasture loan to support growth of Ireland's farms 7th April 15
Ulster Bank announces new partnership with An Post 31st March 15
Ulster Bank to offer customers €1,500 contribution towards mortgage legal fees 12th March 15
Help Ulster Bank's Henor Hippo Get to the Game! 4th March 15
Ulster Bank reports €752m profit, Lending to businesses up 46%, Mortgage drawdowns up 41% 26th February 15
350 new jobs for Ulster Bank Direct Customer Contact Centre 19th February 15
Ulster Bank customers first in Ireland to get Mobile Banking at their fingertips 18th February 15
Ulster Bank launches tailored product solutions for Ireland's Food and Drink Industry 17th February 15
Ulster Bank appoints Director of Customer Experience and Products 5th February 15
Ulster Bank announces cuts to its fixed and standard variable rate mortgages 4th February 15
Ireland's first Banking 'Hackathon' to explore better ways of serving customers 21st January 15


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