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#KBC Bank

# kbc-bank - Thursday 12 November, 2020

KBC Bank pushed into €41 million loss for 2020 despite positive third quarter figures
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KBC Bank pushed into €41 million loss for 2020 despite positive third quarter figures

Nov 12th 2020, 11:25 AM 11,812 Views 12 Comments

However, the Belgian-owned bank saw a ‘record number’ of mortgage applications in the third quarter.

# kbc-bank - Saturday 26 September, 2020

Banking Culture Board not commenting on individual reports after KBC's €18.3 million fine
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Banking Culture Board not commenting on individual reports after KBC's €18.3 million fine

Sep 26th 2020, 8:30 AM 19,433 Views 32 Comments

Central Bank investigations into three other banks are ongoing.

# kbc-bank - Thursday 9 July, 2020

Explainer: Why Irish banks are being accused of 'profiteering from the pandemic'
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Explainer: Why Irish banks are being accused of 'profiteering from the pandemic'

Jul 9th 2020, 2:26 PM 20,629 Views 46 Comments

Developments in recent days have undermined the banks’ positions.

# kbc-bank - Wednesday 20 May, 2020

Overwhelming majority of Irish people expect austerity to return after the pandemic
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Overwhelming majority of Irish people expect austerity to return after the pandemic

May 20th 2020, 12:39 PM 18,634 Views 69 Comments

Opposition parties and trade unions have made strong statements in recent weeks against possible public spending cuts.

# kbc-bank - Friday 15 November, 2019

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

Updated Nov 15th 2019, 11:14 AM 26,168 Views 88 Comments

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

# kbc-bank - Friday 11 October, 2019

Roscommon family in controversial eviction case given one month to leave home
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# Strokestown

Roscommon family in controversial eviction case given one month to leave home

Oct 11th 2019, 12:50 PM 22,604 Views 0 Comments

The eviction gained national media attention last December.

# kbc-bank - Thursday 10 October, 2019

KBC seeks fresh injunction to force family at centre of controversial Strokestown eviction to leave property
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# Falsk

KBC seeks fresh injunction to force family at centre of controversial Strokestown eviction to leave property

Oct 10th 2019, 6:49 PM 21,391 Views 0 Comments

The eviction gained national media attention last December.

# kbc-bank - Monday 15 April, 2019

'It won't happen overnight': Launch of new body to improve culture in Irish banks
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# Irish Banking Culture Board

'It won't happen overnight': Launch of new body to improve culture in Irish banks

Apr 15th 2019, 10:06 AM 17,557 Views 47 Comments

The board is funded by the five pillar banks and chaired by a retired Court of Appeal judge.

# kbc-bank - Thursday 7 February, 2019

Salaries predicted to rise by 5% on average this year as employers forecast Irish jobs Brexit boost
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# It's The Economy Stupid

Salaries predicted to rise by 5% on average this year as employers forecast Irish jobs Brexit boost

Feb 7th 2019, 6:01 AM 20,923 Views 26 Comments

Consumer sentiment was strong in January as spenders wait to see how Brexit will affect their pockets.

# kbc-bank - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

TDs meet with KBC Bank and say they don't want return to days of the Black and Tans
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# Eviction

TDs meet with KBC Bank and say they don't want return to days of the Black and Tans

Jan 9th 2019, 8:15 PM 29,733 Views 105 Comments

Mattie McGrath, Michael Collins and Carol Nolan met with the bank’s reps in the wake of violent scenes in Roscommon.

# kbc-bank - Saturday 22 December, 2018

'Yellow vest' protesters demonstrate at KBC headquarters as gardaí probe Dublin attacks
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'Yellow vest' protesters demonstrate at KBC headquarters as gardaí probe Dublin attacks

Updated Dec 22nd 2018, 4:30 PM 99,775 Views 215 Comments

A KBC building was also set alight on Thursday night in Dublin city centre.

# kbc-bank - Friday 21 December, 2018

Gardaí investigating fire at KBC building in Dublin city centre
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Gardaí investigating fire at KBC building in Dublin city centre

Dec 21st 2018, 9:34 AM 41,696 Views 163 Comments

The alarm was raised last night and a fire was extinguished in the lobby.

# kbc-bank - Wednesday 19 December, 2018

Occupation of KBC Bank branch ends after talks about evictions 'settled'
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Occupation of KBC Bank branch ends after talks about evictions 'settled'

Updated Dec 19th 2018, 7:50 PM 74,700 Views 181 Comments

Three TDs and a dozen members of the Land League had staged a protest in the Baggot Street branch of the bank since 2pm.

# kbc-bank - Friday 29 June, 2018

Court rules that KBC are entitled to repossess properties belonging to Jerry Beades
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Court rules that KBC are entitled to repossess properties belonging to Jerry Beades

Jun 29th 2018, 7:44 PM 20,754 Views 0 Comments

The financial lender claims that more than €2 million in loans to the anti-eviction activist remains outstanding.

# kbc-bank - Friday 27 April, 2018

Court descends into chaos as bank accuses Dublin couple of failing to vacate their home
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Court descends into chaos as bank accuses Dublin couple of failing to vacate their home

Apr 27th 2018, 7:34 AM 52,978 Views 0 Comments

Gordon Smith was removed from the court by gardai after refusing to say whether he would abide by a new court order to vacate the Balbriggan property.

# kbc-bank - Monday 26 February, 2018

Galway couple overcharged €1.23 million by KBC Bank on their mortgage
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Galway couple overcharged €1.23 million by KBC Bank on their mortgage

Feb 26th 2018, 10:41 AM 48,907 Views 58 Comments

The couple were overcharged on mortgages for a number of investment properties.

# kbc-bank - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

Judge criticises 'meaningless' legal 'advice' issued to couple evicted from their home
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Judge criticises 'meaningless' legal 'advice' issued to couple evicted from their home

Oct 10th 2017, 6:38 PM 38,374 Views 0 Comments

KBC Bank issued a repossession order to the couple.

# kbc-bank - Friday 2 June, 2017

‘Not good enough’ - KBC customers left frustrated as payments delayed
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‘Not good enough’ - KBC customers left frustrated as payments delayed

Jun 2nd 2017, 2:05 PM 16,668 Views 16 Comments

Customers have reported previous problems with payments before Bank Holiday weekends

# kbc-bank - Thursday 9 February, 2017

These are the reasons why KBC has decided not to leave Ireland
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# We're Staying

These are the reasons why KBC has decided not to leave Ireland

Feb 9th 2017, 1:30 PM 23,017 Views 16 Comments

The bank also announced it will have a new focus on small business lending.

KBC Ireland committing to business in Ireland, safeguarding 1,000 jobs
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KBC Ireland committing to business in Ireland, safeguarding 1,000 jobs

Feb 9th 2017, 7:01 AM 9,590 Views 28 Comments

The company’s Irish profits increased by over €150 million in one year.

# kbc-bank - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

'Very real concern' among KBC workers as bank to decide its future in Ireland on Thursday
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# KBC Bank Ireland

'Very real concern' among KBC workers as bank to decide its future in Ireland on Thursday

Feb 7th 2017, 6:20 AM 22,115 Views 41 Comments

The results of a strategic review of KBC Group’s Irish activities will be announced this coming Thursday.

# kbc-bank - Monday 10 October, 2016

Central Bank fines KBC Bank Ireland €1.4 million for "repeated breaches" on lending codes
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# Banking

Central Bank fines KBC Bank Ireland €1.4 million for "repeated breaches" on lending codes

Oct 10th 2016, 4:53 PM 16,610 Views 27 Comments

KBC was found to have breached Central Bank rules on 18 separate occasions.

# kbc-bank - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

Life in the slow lane: Irish business outlook 'steady' compared to bullish 2013
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# Steady As She Grows

Life in the slow lane: Irish business outlook 'steady' compared to bullish 2013

Aug 5th 2014, 10:39 AM 3,837 Views 5 Comments

After major improvements towards the end of 2013, Irish businesses are making slower progress this year.

# kbc-bank - Saturday 12 July, 2014

Whose recovery is it anyway? Many left behind as the economy accelerates
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# Stalled Recovery

Whose recovery is it anyway? Many left behind as the economy accelerates

Jul 12th 2014, 8:45 AM 9,668 Views 54 Comments

Saddled with debt and facing little prospect of wage growth, many Irish people aren’t feeling the benefit of the economic turnaround.

# kbc-bank - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

On the way out? KBC Bank considers a sale of its Irish outfit
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# Out The Door

On the way out? KBC Bank considers a sale of its Irish outfit

Jun 17th 2014, 11:51 AM 9,769 Views 11 Comments

The Belgian outfit is focused on returning to profitability within two years, but then says that all options are on the table.

# kbc-bank - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

'The shortest bankruptcy in the world' - IMHO agrees three month debt deal with banks
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# End Of The Tunnel

'The shortest bankruptcy in the world' - IMHO agrees three month debt deal with banks

Jun 4th 2014, 1:39 PM 16,367 Views 116 Comments

The mortgage holder’s advocate has struck a deal with two major banks and hopes more will follow.

# kbc-bank - Thursday 1 May, 2014

Business sentiment hits 7 year high
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Business sentiment hits 7 year high

May 1st 2014, 11:57 AM 4,095 Views 16 Comments

But changes in the level of activity are “fairly modest”.

# kbc-bank - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

Consumers 'gradually recovering from the extreme difficulties'
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# Spend Spend Spend

Consumers 'gradually recovering from the extreme difficulties'

Feb 4th 2014, 12:11 PM 6,604 Views 36 Comments

How are you feeling about spending more money?

# kbc-bank - Monday 16 September, 2013

Priory Hall resident whose partner died by suicide welcomes 21 day timeline for solution
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Priory Hall resident whose partner died by suicide welcomes 21 day timeline for solution

Sep 16th 2013, 11:02 PM 7,184 Views 21 Comments

Minister Phil Hogan has tasked Department of Environment officials with the job of talking to all the stakeholders at the Donaghmede complex and proposing a solution within the next three weeks.

# kbc-bank - Thursday 5 September, 2013

KBC Bank to open eight branches and target new customers
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KBC Bank to open eight branches and target new customers

Sep 5th 2013, 8:38 AM 11,367 Views 39 Comments

The Belgian-owned bank is hoping to attract 10 per cent of the retail banking market with a new current account.

# kbc-bank - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

Better business conditions mean 'more firms are hiring'
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Better business conditions mean 'more firms are hiring'

Jul 2nd 2013, 6:30 AM 3,329 Views 8 Comments

A new survey from KBC Bank Ireland and Chartered Accountants Ireland looks at business sentiment in the country, and says Irish business activity has strengthened.

# kbc-bank - Thursday 13 June, 2013

Back for good? Irish lenders promoting 90 per cent mortgages
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# Mortgages

Back for good? Irish lenders promoting 90 per cent mortgages

Jun 13th 2013, 10:00 PM 19,432 Views 74 Comments

KBC Bank is now actively seeking candidates for 90 per cent loans, but did you know other lenders are making similar offers?

# kbc-bank - Monday 8 April, 2013

Consumer confidence rises slightly in March
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# Consumer Sentiment

Consumer confidence rises slightly in March

Apr 8th 2013, 1:03 PM 3,168 Views 9 Comments

The marginal increase comes amid concerns about the looming property tax and cuts to pay outlined in the Croke Park II deal.

# kbc-bank - Friday 25 January, 2013

Belgian KBC to pay back €8.3bn in ECB loans
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Belgian KBC to pay back €8.3bn in ECB loans

Jan 25th 2013, 11:15 AM 4,249 Views 10 Comments

The bank says it will soon reimburse money borrowed in exceptional ECB long-term lending operations, owing to improvements in the credit markets and its own cash position.

# kbc-bank - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

Retail sales and consumer sentiment up in July, August
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Retail sales and consumer sentiment up in July, August

Aug 28th 2012, 2:09 PM 3,066 Views 15 Comments

KBC Bank Ireland said Katie’s Taylor’s big win may have increased shopper positivity…

# kbc-bank - Thursday 9 August, 2012

Consumer sentiment in July strongest in two years
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Consumer sentiment in July strongest in two years

Aug 9th 2012, 4:07 PM 1,724 Views 6 Comments

KBC Bank Ireland said influences such as the EU summit on Ireland’s bank debt, the ECB rate cut and the latest Troika review likely impacted on sentiment.

# kbc-bank - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

Consumer sentiment brightened (slightly) in March
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Consumer sentiment brightened (slightly) in March

Apr 11th 2012, 1:05 PM 1,178 Views 19 Comments

Consumer sentiment has risen for the third month in a row and is now at its highest level since last October according to the KBC Bank/ESRI

# kbc-bank - Tuesday 15 November, 2011

Consumer sentiment shows surprise increase in October
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Consumer sentiment shows surprise increase in October

Nov 15th 2011, 12:03 PM 1,174 Views 4 Comments

Irish consumers became more positive in October, apparently finding more reasons to be optimistic about the economic outlook.

# kbc-bank - Tuesday 6 September, 2011

Front-loaded budget ‘could push economy to breaking point’
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# Doom And Gloom

Front-loaded budget ‘could push economy to breaking point’

Sep 6th 2011, 12:00 PM 1,048 Views 12 Comments

The KBC/ESRI Consumer Sentiment Index is virtually unchanged, but shows a worrying emerging trend in the medium term.

# kbc-bank - Wednesday 10 August, 2011

Summer sales fail to bring out the shoppers
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# Consumerism

Summer sales fail to bring out the shoppers

Aug 10th 2011, 12:17 PM 287 Views 3 Comments

KBC says consumer sentiment fell in July, despite aggressive price cuts by retailers, with shoppers fearing for the future.

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