Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 13°C Tuesday 18 May 2021

#KBC Bank Ireland

# kbc-bank-ireland - Thursday 24 September, 2020

KBC Bank fined €18.3 million by the Central Bank over tracker mortgage scandal
# The Banks
# The Banks

KBC Bank fined €18.3 million by the Central Bank over tracker mortgage scandal

Updated Sep 24th 2020, 12:35 PM 37,075 Views 42 Comments

The Central Bank said the impact on customers was ‘devastating’.

# kbc-bank-ireland - Thursday 16 November, 2017

After putting aside €4m last year to cover tracker scandal, KBC now says it'll cost €59m
# Compensation
# Compensation

After putting aside €4m last year to cover tracker scandal, KBC now says it'll cost €59m

Nov 16th 2017, 10:14 AM 10,279 Views 22 Comments

KBC estimates up to 1,661 of its customers may have been impacted.

# kbc-bank-ireland - Saturday 11 November, 2017

High Court Master lashes KBC and tells father in arrears to write to Taoiseach
# Dear Leo
# Dear Leo

High Court Master lashes KBC and tells father in arrears to write to Taoiseach

Nov 11th 2017, 6:15 AM 23,404 Views 0 Comments

Edmund Honohan: ‘What kind of a way is that for a bank to approach its customers?’

# kbc-bank-ireland - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

'Very real concern' among KBC workers as bank to decide its future in Ireland on Thursday
# KBC Bank Ireland
# 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 22,128 Views 41 Comments

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

# kbc-bank-ireland - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

Irish consumers haven't felt this good for 10 years
# Feeling Good
# Feeling Good

Irish consumers haven't felt this good for 10 years

Jan 12th 2016, 3:12 PM 10,619 Views 75 Comments

The figures from the ESRI and KBC Bank Ireland show consumer sentiment at its highest point for ten years.

# kbc-bank-ireland - Friday 15 August, 2014

Two out of three ain't bad: another ratings agency gives Ireland an A
# Thumbs Up
# Thumbs Up

Two out of three ain't bad: another ratings agency gives Ireland an A

Aug 15th 2014, 10:45 PM 23,668 Views 44 Comments

The move should spark even more interest in our government debt.

# kbc-bank-ireland - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

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

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

Aug 5th 2014, 10:39 AM 3,838 Views 5 Comments

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

# kbc-bank-ireland - Monday 7 July, 2014

Two speed recovery underway with consumers unconvinced by economic 'upturn'
# Life In The Slow Lane
# Life In The Slow Lane

Two speed recovery underway with consumers unconvinced by economic 'upturn'

Jul 7th 2014, 12:01 PM 6,774 Views 33 Comments

Irish consumers are still overwhelmingly negative about their personal finances, with many unconvinced of the impact of the economic recovery.

# kbc-bank-ireland - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

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

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

Jun 17th 2014, 11:51 AM 9,772 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-ireland - Monday 9 June, 2014

Did the elections cause a nosedive in how good we're feeling about the economy?
# Ballot Box Blues
# Ballot Box Blues

Did the elections cause a nosedive in how good we're feeling about the economy?

Jun 9th 2014, 2:28 PM 4,761 Views 24 Comments

KBC Bank’s consumer sentiment survey tumbled last month, with the election blamed for widespread bad humour.

# kbc-bank-ireland - Thursday 15 May, 2014

KBC Bank halves loan impairments to €48 million
# Bad Loans
# Bad Loans

KBC Bank halves loan impairments to €48 million

May 15th 2014, 11:39 AM 4,898 Views 15 Comments

The bank is planning a blitz targeting new customers throughout the year.

# kbc-bank-ireland - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

Irish consumers in 'notably more positive mood' last month
# Feeling Good
# Feeling Good

Irish consumers in 'notably more positive mood' last month

Jan 15th 2014, 12:04 PM 4,839 Views 16 Comments

It appears that our bailout exit made consumers feel more confident about their own financial situation too.

# kbc-bank-ireland - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

Concern over Budget 2014 weakened consumer sentiment last month
# Consumers
# Consumers

Concern over Budget 2014 weakened consumer sentiment last month

Dec 3rd 2013, 12:24 PM 5,227 Views 24 Comments

KBC Bank said the most recent survey seems to reflect a “broad endorsement of domestic economic policy” even if there is a sense that it will hurt household finances.

# kbc-bank-ireland - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

Consumer sentiment weakened in February amid job concerns
# Consumer Sentiment
# Consumer Sentiment

Consumer sentiment weakened in February amid job concerns

Mar 5th 2013, 2:15 PM 2,708 Views 6 Comments

Pressures on household finances and high-profile job losses contributed to the weakening of consumer sentiment in February.

# kbc-bank-ireland - Monday 11 February, 2013

Consumer sentiment increases sharply in January
# Consumers
# Consumers

Consumer sentiment increases sharply in January

Feb 11th 2013, 12:01 PM 3,696 Views 16 Comments

A significant drop in December took economists by surprise but confidence levels now appear to have stabilised.

# kbc-bank-ireland - Monday 3 December, 2012

Irish consumer confidence rose in November
# Consumer Confidence
# Consumer Confidence

Irish consumer confidence rose in November

Dec 3rd 2012, 12:26 PM 2,592 Views 9 Comments

The KBC Bank Ireland/ESRI index shows a small amount of growth with sentiment at 63.8 in November compared to 60.9 in October.

# kbc-bank-ireland - Thursday 1 November, 2012

Poll: Is speculation about the Budget impacting on your spending?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Is speculation about the Budget impacting on your spending?

Nov 1st 2012, 10:17 AM 6,505 Views 56 Comments

Is the talk of possible tax hikes and benefit cuts in next month’s Budget affecting how you spend your money right now?

# kbc-bank-ireland - Wednesday 24 October, 2012

Irish business activity increasing but consumer sector displaying renewed weakness - survey
# KBC Bank Ireland
# KBC Bank Ireland

Irish business activity increasing but consumer sector displaying renewed weakness - survey

Oct 24th 2012, 6:30 AM 2,709 Views 2 Comments

Concerns over the eurozone and the upcoming Budget are hitting companies expansion plans, say KBC Ireland/Chartered Accountants Ireland

# kbc-bank-ireland - Friday 10 August, 2012

Retail organisation urges against negative budget speculation
# Spending
# Spending

Retail organisation urges against negative budget speculation

Aug 10th 2012, 6:45 AM 3,065 Views 21 Comments

While consumer confidence is on the increase, Retail Excellence Ireland warns that spending continues to fall.

# kbc-bank-ireland - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

Irish business activity "strengthens in early 2012"
# Business
# Business

Irish business activity "strengthens in early 2012"

Apr 25th 2012, 6:30 AM 1,491 Views 5 Comments

A survey by KBC Bank Ireland/Chartered Accountants Ireland shows that Irish business activity levels show the first clear improvement since 2007.

# kbc-bank-ireland - Thursday 1 March, 2012

Poll: Do you feel more optimistic about the Irish economy?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you feel more optimistic about the Irish economy?

Mar 1st 2012, 3:08 PM 5,123 Views 65 Comments

The latest consumer sentiment index tells us that consumers became slightly more confident in February. Did you?

Consumer sentiment brightened in February
# Consumers
# Consumers

Consumer sentiment brightened in February

Mar 1st 2012, 2:32 PM 1,023 Views 4 Comments

Consumer sentiment was up last month – and had also increased compared to last year, as consumers become less pessimistic about the outlook for the jobs market, KCB Bank Ireland and the ESRI said today.

# kbc-bank-ireland - Friday 4 November, 2011

Two banks will pass on ECB interest rate cut to mortgage holders
# Interest Rates
# Interest Rates

Two banks will pass on ECB interest rate cut to mortgage holders

Nov 4th 2011, 9:48 AM 3,398 Views 23 Comments

But aside from Permanent TSB and KBC Bank Ireland, what are the other banks doing?