Flac wants the mortgage-to-rent scheme to be enhanced. Photograph: PA

Some of the more difficult cases of owner-occupier mortgage arrears in Ireland have not yet been dealt with by the country’s main banks, according to (...)

Michael and John Taggart. The brothers are suing Ulster Bank for alleged negligence and improper conduct which they say contributed to the fall of their house-building empire.

Ulster Bank made a “serious omission” when it failed to alert property developers Michael and John Taggart of changed arrangements for repaying mul(...)

ames Stewart, from Hillhead Road in Ballyclare, appeared at Belfast Crown Court where he pleaded guilty to fraud.  Photograph: Google Street View

A 29-year-old Co Antrim man has admitted using his position as a bank employee to steal money from the accounts of three customers.James Stewart, from(...)

IMHO director David Hall: Expects to publish the results by the end of January and is planning to conduct a similar survey for buy-to-let mortgages in February

The Irish Mortgage Holders Organisation, which assists those in arrears with their home loans, is planning to publish a ranking of banks according to (...)

PTSB’s cuts of up to 0.42 per cent in variable rates will be applied  to new customers and those on existing “managed” variable rates but not to those on the standard variable rate. Photograph: Alan Betson

The new year was less than a week old when Bank of Ireland and Permanent TSB lowered some of their mortgage interest rates. In PTSB’s case, cut(...)

PTSB Group chief executive Jeremy Masding at the Permanent TSB headquarters after the publication of pan-European stress tests by the European Central Bank.  Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

If 2014 was the year when the main banks in Ireland returned to profit, 2015 could be the one when AIB and Permanent TSB are returned, at least in par(...)

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(...)

Customers in Claremorris were delighted to find an ATM that handed out more than twice the sums of money they had requested. Photograph : Matt Kavanagh/The Irish Times

Christmas came early to bank customers in a Mayo town — thanks to an ATM glitch that paid out more than twice the cash they had requested.The machine (...)

Fianna Fáil TD Barry Cowen said Ulster Bank was going back on a pledge not to close a bank where no other bank was available. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Up to 1,000 people from west Offaly have marched through the town of Ferbane in protest at the planned closure of the town’s last bank branch. Ulster (...)

Michael (left) and John Taggart saw their business collapse after the property bubble burst

A former property developer was accused of lying in court in Belfast on Thursday over claims he never received bank letters calling in millions of pou(...)