Ulster Bank’s headquarters in Dublin. Photograph: Frank Miller

A report into Ulster Bank’s treatment of SME debtors during the recession has cleared it of allegations that it was involved in “systematic and instit(...)

Derry Crown Court told Colum Lewis-Canning (55) from Moneyrannel Road in Limavady, took the money from an account owned by a long time personal and professional friend.

The Crown Court in Derry has been told of the demise of the banking career of one of the North-West’s most successful investment bankers who abused hi(...)

UK chancellor of the exchequer George Osborne. He is to sell some of government’s stake in Lloyds.

UK chancellor of the exchequer George Osborne said his government will cut its stake in Lloyds banking group in the run-up to May’s general election, (...)

Ulster Bank staff will receive a once-off pre-Christmas payment of €700 as part of the deal. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Ulster Bank staff have voted to accept pay proposals which will see workers get their first pay rise in over three years.The deal - which covers emplo(...)

Goldman Sachs is the latest global investor to be linked with an Irish loan portfolio. (Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Reuters)

A venture between Goldman Sachs and CarVal Investors is understood to be poised to purchase about €1 billion of real estate loans linked to the for(...)

The Bank of England sign on the wall of its headquarters in London. A power cut at the bank added to the drama of banking stress tests yesterday

A power cut at the Bank of England added to the drama of the banking stress tests on Tuesday, as reporters and officials were forced to quit Threadnee(...)

Mark Carney, governor of the Bank of England, pauses during a news conference . Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Royal Bank of Scotland and Lloyds barely passed stress tests set by the Bank of England, which said their capital at the end of last year fell short(...)

RBS will receive up to £1.1 billion (€1.4bn) in cash for the portfolio. (Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg)

Ulster Bank’s parent the Royal Bank of Scotland Group (RBS) is to sell a portfolio of Irish prooperty loans to an entity controlled by Cerberus, a US (...)

When Sinn Féin’s Pearse Doherty asks the first question of Finnish academic  Peter Nyberg on Wednesday, it will kick off the public hearings of the Joint Committee of Inquiry into the Banking Crisis. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

When Sinn Féin’s Pearse Doherty asks the first question of Finnish academic and finance expert Peter Nyberg on Wednesday, it will kick off the public (...)

Profit at Tynagh Energy, the multinational-backed power generator that is receiving a €66 million subsidy from electricity consumers, soared to €40 m(...)