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#Building Society

# building-society - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge 6 things you'll hear new homeowners say Sponsored By Ebs

6 things you'll hear new homeowners say

Trust us, you’ll recognise these gems. You might have even said them yourself.

# building-society - Thursday 12 September, 2013

Strike threat looms for EBS

The Unite trade union has said that a strike notice will be served as early as next week if a resolution is not reached in talks.

# building-society - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

EBS apologises after double-charging error on debit cards

The former building society said today that the issue affected approximately 2,500 transactions.

# building-society - Sunday 3 March, 2013

Extract: 'The Financial Regulator investigating what went wrong at Irish Nationwide is a unique piece of Irish irony'

Michael Fingleton’s autonomous powers in Irish Nationwide should have been picked up on by the Financial Regulator – why weren’t they? asks Tom Lyons and Richard Curran.

# building-society - Thursday 13 September, 2012

One in three people who apply for mortgages are turned down

Figures revealed for the first time show that 38 per cent of mortgage applications were rejected last year.

# building-society - Friday 24 August, 2012

Column: Pretending this mortgage crisis isn't happening won't make it go away

One in ten people who have a mortgage in Ireland are struggling to pay it off. Where is the urgency in solving this epidemic, asks Noeline Blackwell.

# building-society - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

EBS workers vote to end '13th month' strike action EBS

EBS workers vote to end '13th month' strike action

94 per cent of Unite members withdraw their action and to accept a deal brokered at the Labour Relations Commission last week.

# building-society - Wednesday 11 January, 2012

EBS staff to hold second strike over '13th month' payment

Staff will picket EBS branches and the offices of its parent bank AIB, in protest at the withholding of a December payment.

# building-society - Tuesday 20 December, 2011

EBS staff begin strike action over '13th month' payment EBS

EBS staff begin strike action over '13th month' payment

Staff at the State-owned building society say their ‘Scrooge-like’ employer is withholding an annual payment of four weeks’ pay.

# building-society - Monday 19 December, 2011

Hundreds of EBS staff to go on strike tomorrow over Christmas payment EBS

Hundreds of EBS staff to go on strike tomorrow over Christmas payment

Some staff are picketing tomorrow over the building society’s decision to cancel a traditional ’13-month’ payment.

# building-society - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

EBS staff vote to strike over Christmas payment EBS

EBS staff vote to strike over Christmas payment

A majority of UNITE members at the building society vote to pursue action over the withholding of a ’13th month’ payment.

# building-society - Wednesday 7 December, 2011

EBS cancels Christmas payments for staff

Staff are balloting for strike action after the building society said there would be no traditional Christmas payment for employees. The payment has been made every year for the past 45 years.

# building-society - Wednesday 21 September, 2011

Noonan pushes for repayment of Fingleton's Irish Nationwide bonus

The Minister for Finance has asked that the board of the newly formed IBRC continue to push for the return of €1 million paid to the former Irish Nationwide chief in 2009.

# building-society - Friday 19 August, 2011

EBS to raise mortgage rates

EBS is to hike its variable mortgage rate from October.

# building-society - Friday 17 June, 2011

Rate hike for EBS mortgage customers

The Standard Variable Rate is going up by a quarter of one per cent from 1 August.

# building-society - Tuesday 9 November, 2010

Banks, insurers facing tougher sanctions

Financial Regulator decides to shut that pesky stable door with new regulations for boards of directors in the financial sector.