KBC Bank Ireland: Irish subsidiary of the Belgian financial group reported a third-quarter profit of €25 million

Reduced impairment provisions helped KBC Bank Ireland to post a profit in the third quarter of this year, keeping it on course to return to full-yea(...)

KBC added more than 31,500 customer accounts for the first half of the year. Photograph:

KBC Bank Ireland could be in line for a potential tie-up with either Permanent TSB or Ulster Bank, following comments on Thursday that its Belgian par(...)

½KBC recorded an operating profit of €26.1 million before tax and impairment costs for the quarter under review.

KBC Bank Ireland has reported a €16.2 million profit for the first three months of 2015 compared to a loss of €17.1million for the corresponding quart(...)

KBC Bank Ireland has reported a loss of €91 million for 2014 following loan impairment costs of €198 million. Photo: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

KBC Bank Ireland expects to create about 100 new jobs in Ireland this year as it continues its retail expansion by opening five additional branches to(...)

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We received a large entry for Ciarán Hancock’s Christmas Quiz, which took some time to work through. It threw up a few odd answers with a number of yo(...)

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This year the winner of Ciarán Hancock’s Christmas Quiz will receive a pair of flights from Dublin to London, courtesy of London City Airport along(...)

KBC  plans to open two additional branches in Maynooth and Dundrum before Christmas and has earmarked five openings for the early part of 2015. This will give it 15 branches.

KBC Bank Ireland will next week launch a new suite of investment products here, as the latest addition to its offering for retail investors.The KBC Si(...)

KBC grew its deposit book “reasonably well” in Q3, with total retail deposits at € 3.3 billion (up from € 2.7 billion at year end 2013) and it opened over over 30,000 new customer accounts. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien /The Irish Times

Fiona ReddanLosses at KBC Bank Ireland fell to €14 million in the third quarter of 2014, compared to a loss of €51 million in the same period in 2013,(...)

KBC Bank Ireland has cut loan losses significantly  in the first quarter of the year. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Loan impairments at KBC’s Irish operation fell in the first quarter of the year, the bank said today. The latest figures show that provisions for loan(...)

The card will offer up to 56 days interest-free credit and incorporates new “tap and go” technology that will allow consumers to pay for purchases of €15 or less without a Pin number.

KBC Bank Ireland plans to launch a Mastercard credit card in the coming days as the latest step in its introd(...)