Saturday 18 November 2017

Going for broke as UK patience wears thin

Charlie Weston

Charlie Weston

ULSTER Bank was in a state of panic yesterday.

The British-owned lender has been bounced into a savage new round of staff lay-offs and branch closures as the patience of its UK owners wears thin.

Loss-making Ulster Bank is owned by Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), which is in turn owned by the British government.

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