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From TheJournal.ie 'We've heard of moneylenders meeting customers at the post office as they collect their social welfare' Opinion

'We've heard of moneylenders meeting customers at the post office as they collect their social welfare'

Dr Olive McCarthy and Dr Noreen Byrne of UCC say while new Central Bank rules for moneylenders are welcome, they don’t go far enough.

From TheJournal.ie Taoiseach meets with five major banks to discuss Covid-19 Mortgages

Taoiseach meets with five major banks to discuss Covid-19

The government says that the banks have agreed that anyone availing of a mortgage break can now extend the loan term.

From TheJournal.ie Banking institutes warn customers to be 'extra vigilant' of Covid-19 online scams Banking

Banking institutes warn customers to be 'extra vigilant' of Covid-19 online scams

Figures from the BPFI show €12m was scammed through card fraud alone last year.

From TheJournal.ie Internal bank documents reveal AIB mortgage break did require savings before meeting with minister Payment Deferral

Internal bank documents reveal AIB mortgage break did require savings before meeting with minister

At the end of last week and over the weekend customers complained of issues they had accessing this payment deferral.

From TheJournal.ie UK banking group Lloyds to cut around 780 branch jobs Job Losses

UK banking group Lloyds to cut around 780 branch jobs

The jobs will be cut between June and October.

From TheJournal.ie AIB joins rival bank in cutting three and five year fixed mortgage rates Banking

AIB joins rival bank in cutting three and five year fixed mortgage rates

Last week, KBC dropped its fixed mortgage rates from 2.85% to 2.55%.

From TheJournal.ie Capital power: why fintech companies are looking to Dublin in the e-money licence quest Future Of Finance

Capital power: why fintech companies are looking to Dublin in the e-money licence quest

US company Payoneer is the latest to get approval as Ireland is at the centre of a fintech revolution.

From TheJournal.ie Ulster Bank says an issue with its online and mobile banking services has now been resolved It Issue

Ulster Bank says an issue with its online and mobile banking services has now been resolved

The problem did not affect ATM, debit/credit cards or in-person purchases.

From TheJournal.ie Bank of Ireland services are working again after earlier issues Sorted

Bank of Ireland services are working again after earlier issues

Some branches will remain open until 8pm this evening.

From TheJournal.ie Calls for head of KBC group to apologise after comments about 'annoying' tracker mortgage scandal Johan Thijs

Calls for head of KBC group to apologise after comments about 'annoying' tracker mortgage scandal

More than 40,000 people were affected by the scandal.

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: Why were some customers locked out of their mobile banking app? Banking

Explainer: Why were some customers locked out of their mobile banking app?

Many AIB customers complained to the bank after being told their device was ‘rooted’.

From TheJournal.ie 'Unacceptable harm': The scandal that led to a record fine for one of Ireland's pillar banks Tracker Scandal

'Unacceptable harm': The scandal that led to a record fine for one of Ireland's pillar banks

Permanent TSB has been fined €21 million for regulatory breaches affecting tracker mortgage customers.

From TheJournal.ie Ulster Bank says it's 'unacceptable' a data breach resulted in its former customers' details being compromised Cabot Financial

Ulster Bank says it's 'unacceptable' a data breach resulted in its former customers' details being compromised

The breach resulted in names, contact information, and financial details being compromised.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: 'Mortgage rules are massively unfair on people who can't rely on their parents for a sizeable deposit' Opinion

Opinion: 'Mortgage rules are massively unfair on people who can't rely on their parents for a sizeable deposit'

Since the banks no longer require you to prove that you saved the deposit – having one says nothing about your ability to repay the loan, writes Fiona Cassim.

From TheJournal.ie SF proposes new law to prevent mortgages being sold to a vulture fund without the borrower's consent Great Sell Off

SF proposes new law to prevent mortgages being sold to a vulture fund without the borrower's consent

Doherty said his proposed Bill will ensure the code is put into primary legislation.

From TheJournal.ie It took 9 consecutive questions for bank execs to admit €1.3bn mortgage 'vehicle' won't pay tax Mortgage Arrears This post contains videos

It took 9 consecutive questions for bank execs to admit €1.3bn mortgage 'vehicle' won't pay tax

Last week the bank confirmed it was transferring more than 6,000 home loans into a special purpose vehicle.

From TheJournal.ie Banking industry asks Irish public for its say on new culture board to help 'rebuild trust' in sector Banking Culture

Banking industry asks Irish public for its say on new culture board to help 'rebuild trust' in sector

The banks have said they know their reputation has been damaged, and they want to take steps to address that.

From TheJournal.ie Problem over payment of child benefit to Irish parents 'resolved' following industry-wide banking issue Delayed Payment

Problem over payment of child benefit to Irish parents 'resolved' following industry-wide banking issue

Customers with An Post, Ulster Bank and PTSB have been affected.

From TheJournal.ie Are post offices even viable? An increase in financial services could have been the game changer Shut Down

Are post offices even viable? An increase in financial services could have been the game changer

The Bobby Kerry report stated that the expansion of financial services in post offices was essential to their survival.

From TheJournal.ie The aggravating and mitigating factors: How the judge in the Drumm case arrived at six years Former Ceo

The aggravating and mitigating factors: How the judge in the Drumm case arrived at six years

Judge Karen O’Connor noted that the most significant form of mitigation would have been a result of a guilty plea but that was not available in this case.

From TheJournal.ie Irish economy is growing substantially but Brexit 'poses major threat' Warning

Irish economy is growing substantially but Brexit 'poses major threat'

High levels of household and public debt are also concerning, the Central Bank has said.

From TheJournal.ie 'Bizarre carry-on': Criticism of consumer expert who said tracker victims should have faced tougher questioning Mortgage Scandal

'Bizarre carry-on': Criticism of consumer expert who said tracker victims should have faced tougher questioning

Brendan Burgess said people’s lives may have been destroyed, but that may not have been because of the overcharging.

From TheJournal.ie RBS, which owns Ulster Bank, agrees to pay €4.1 billion fine Us Mortgage Crisis

RBS, which owns Ulster Bank, agrees to pay €4.1 billion fine

The bank has been fined by the US Justice Department over its role in the subprime mortgage crisis.

From TheJournal.ie Mobile app transfers not appearing in some Ulster Bank customers' accounts European Bank Holiday

Mobile app transfers not appearing in some Ulster Bank customers' accounts

Yesterday was a European bank holiday, which affected the situation.

From TheJournal.ie In rural Germany, mobile banking means a bank in the back of a truck visiting different towns Mobile Banking

In rural Germany, mobile banking means a bank in the back of a truck visiting different towns

The closure of branches in rural Germany has led to mobile banking services that visit small towns.

From Business ETC After more than 10 years, RaboDirect is closing down in Ireland Shut Down

After more than 10 years, RaboDirect is closing down in Ireland

The lender holds deposits from 90,000 Irish customers.

From TheJournal.ie RaboDirect announces that it is closing down its Irish operations in May Shut Down

RaboDirect announces that it is closing down its Irish operations in May

The bank holds over €3 billion in deposits from its Irish customers, who will now have to move their money elsewhere.

From TheJournal.ie 'Take a look in the mirror': Why didn't the Central Bank act earlier on the tracker mortgage scandal? Tracker Scandal

'Take a look in the mirror': Why didn't the Central Bank act earlier on the tracker mortgage scandal?

The Central Bank’s governor Philip Lane confirmed 13,000 impacted customers are still waiting to get their money back.

From TheJournal.ie Irish people warned they are being 'ripped off' by ATMs in foreign countries Cash

Irish people warned they are being 'ripped off' by ATMs in foreign countries

People are advised not to withdraw money in their own currency rate as it is more expensive.

From TheJournal.ie Here's how banks plan to 'rebuild trust' after the tracker mortgage scandal Banking Standards Board

Here's how banks plan to 'rebuild trust' after the tracker mortgage scandal

The initiative has been welcomed by Minister Paschal Donohoe today.

From TheJournal.ie Goldman Sachs says it is 'considering options' after report of UK jobs moving to Dublin Brexit

Goldman Sachs says it is 'considering options' after report of UK jobs moving to Dublin

The company’s the European asset management business is set for changes.

From TheJournal.ie High Court injunction imposed on Sunday Business Post over banking commission fears Injunction

High Court injunction imposed on Sunday Business Post over banking commission fears

The commission is probing transactions involving the Irish Banking Resolution Corporation (IBRC).

From TheJournal.ie 'I'm not going anywhere': Lay litigants in uphill battle against banks and vulture funds Debt

'I'm not going anywhere': Lay litigants in uphill battle against banks and vulture funds

There are calls for the Legal Aid Board to relax its merits test so more families in debt can access professional representation.

From TheJournal.ie From 'I don't know what a tracker mortgage is' to the biggest financial scandal of our time Tracker Scandal

From 'I don't know what a tracker mortgage is' to the biggest financial scandal of our time

The heads of three banks are due to meet with the Finance Minister to discuss the issue today.

From TheJournal.ie Nearly a decade after its bailout, AIB wants to turn its customers into 'fans' Aib 2.0

Nearly a decade after its bailout, AIB wants to turn its customers into 'fans'

But one of the bank’s retail execs says people may need to pay extra for face-to-face services.

From TheJournal.ie More than 30,000 people may be affected by tracker scandal - double the Central Bank's estimate Expert Opinion

More than 30,000 people may be affected by tracker scandal - double the Central Bank's estimate

Financial advisor Padraig Kissane said many people who should be included in the current redress process have been told they are not impacted.

From TheJournal.ie 'They've gone without food, without heat in their home': Ulster Bank execs grilled over tracker scandal Overcharging

'They've gone without food, without heat in their home': Ulster Bank execs grilled over tracker scandal

The bank’s CEO revealed almost 3,500 customers were overcharged.

From TheJournal.ie Bank of Ireland has poached a senior UK exec for its new CEO HSBC

Bank of Ireland has poached a senior UK exec for its new CEO

HSBC’s Francesca McDonagh will be the pillar bank’s first female chief.

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