Called to appear at the banking inquiry: Richie Boucher, Michael Buckley, Richard Burrows, Laurence Crowley, Frank Daly, Donal Forde, Robert Gallagher, Dermot Gleeson, Brian Goggin, Cormac McCarthy, Brendan McDonagh, Eugene Sheehy, Michael Torpey

Bank of Ireland chief executive Richie Boucher is one of 13 witnesses who have been summoned to appear before the Oireachtas Banking Inquiry from next(...)

Ulster Bank chief executive Jim Brown said the results were a “clear signal” that its strategy was working and “evidence of sustained progress across all areas of the bank”.

Ulster Bank made an operating profit of £606 million (€752 million) in 2014. This compared with a loss in the previous year of £1.6 billion and was it(...)

John (right) and Michael Taggart are suing Ulster Bank over the  fall of their business empire.

Ulster Bank was not aware of an alleged £25-30 million black hole in one-time property giant Taggart Group’s finances, the High Court heard today.A se(...)

 Ulster Bank and its parent company Royal Bank of Scotland are to create 350 additional jobs at an Ulster Bank customer contact centre in Belfast. Photo: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Ulster Bank and its parent company Royal Bank of Scotland are to create 350 additional jobs at an Ulster Bank customer contact centre in Belfast.Ellve(...)

Willie Penrose, Labour TD: “I’m scared of everybody heading for the hills and expanding like nobody’s business. You could have a confluence of factors coming that would actually eat up farmers’ incomes and leave them with virtually nothing.” Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Politicians have questioned bank assurances that dairy farmers are well-positioned to deal with volatile prices when the milk quota ends on March 1st.(...)

Price inflation was little changed in the construction industry last month as reports of lower fuel costs were outweighed by exchange rate movements

Growth in the Irish construction sector weakened during January, with activity and new orders slowing sharply from the end of 2014. However, strong gr(...)

Savetastic App scoops top prize at Ireland’s First Banking “Hackathon”. From left:  Alejandro Ricotti, Diego Alexandre, Kelson Martins, Ivan Tabarino.

We all love to save a few bob. So it should come as no surprise that an app using a customer’s banking information to offer them savings emerged trium(...)

Ms McMahon has previously held roles with GE Capital, MasterCard and Lombard Finance  Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Ulster Bank has appointed Maeve McMahon as its first director of customer experience and products. She will report directly to chief executive Jim Bro(...)

The team behind Savetastic – Alejandro Ricotti, Diego Alexandre, Kelson Martins and Ivan Tabarino – which won Ireland’s first banking hackathon.

An app that uses a customer’s banking information to offer savings on a range of items such as utility bills, travel and shopping, took the top prize(...)

Banking & Payments Federation Ireland says the measures may have impact on house building.

The main representative body for Irish banks has welcomed the Central Bank’s decision to ease its proposals on loan-to- value (LTV) mortgage limits f(...)