Ulster Bank has topped the list over the past two years of financial institutions taken to task by the ombudsman. Photograph: Alan Betson

Ulster Bank has upped the ante in its challenge to Financial Services and Pensions Ombudsman decisions to include additional boom-era borrowers seekin(...)

Developer Johnny Ronan is betting that Dublin’s office market will recover more quickly than the hotel sector, dropping plans for a hotel in his  23-storey  building on Tara St

Developer Johnny Ronan is betting that Dublin’s office market will recover more quickly than the hotel sector, dropping plans for a hotel in the 23-st(...)

KBC Group’s chief executive Johan Thijs

KBC Group chief executive Johan Thijs was forced on Friday evening to apologise for “insensitive” comments on the country’s tracker-mortgage scandal, (...)

Minister of State for Finance Michael D’Arcy: Irish banks  on their “last chance” to restore public faith. File photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times

Irish banks are on their “last chance” to restore public faith in the industry, according to Minister of State for Finance Michael D’Arcy at the launc(...)

EBS’s concession that a further 500 customers were caught up in the tracker mortgage scandal brings the number of its customers affected to 2,400.

EBS has conceded that a further 500 of its customers were caught up in the tracker mortgage scandal, just days before executives from its parent AIB a(...)

AIB said that during the period October 2009 to December 2013 it is estimated that the average tracker margin for principal dwelling houses would have been about 6.8 per cent. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

AIB has been accused of concocting a notional tracker mortgage rate of 7.9 per cent for some 4,000 customers caught up in the tracker controversy. T(...)

Oireachtas finance committee told that there are 3,000 homeowners at EBS, now part of majority State-owned AIB, who have not been returned to tracker rates.

There could be at least another 5,000 customers caught up in the tracker mortgage controversy, according to the financial adviser who helped to expose(...)

Approved Mortgage loan application with house key and rubber stamp

The issue of mortgage overcharging has been bubbling since 2010 when Bank of Ireland and KBC were forced by regulators to restore thousands of borrowe(...)

Central Bank governor Philip Lane said there was an issue with the culture of the banking system. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The trickle of stories from people wrongly taken off tracker mortgages by banks in the wake of the financial collapse turned into a flood in October w(...)

All indicators suggest that house price and rental growth will continue into 2018, with double-digit hikes expected in the former and price growth of between 4-7 per cent for the latter. Photograph: Getty Images

It’s been a year of highs – US markets reached new peaks, while rents exceeded Celtic Tiger levels. And lows, as evidenced by the ongoing tracker mort(...)

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