2012 Annual Report
2013 marks our 40th year of serving customers in Ireland. As we enter our fifth decade in Ireland and as part of a larger Banking Group with a vision to creating a new alternative Retail Bank in the future, I look forward to many years ahead to realising our ambition and our commitment to Ireland.
John H.Reynolds. Chief Executive
IIB Banking licence received on May 17th and trading officially commenced on Merrion Square.
IIB established themselves as market leader in the forward foreign exchange markets.
IIB was the first bank to receive approval to operate in the IFSC.
IIB Financial Services merged with Irish Life Homeloans.
Irish Life Finance Group maintains over 7% of the annual residential mortgage market in Ireland.
IIB changes name to "IIB Bank" under parent KBC Bank and Insurance group. IIB Homeloans owns 10% of the Irish residential mortgage market.
New headquarters opens its doors on Sandwith Street.
IIB rebranded to KBC Bank Ireland.
KBC pilots its retail deposit function.
KBC launches online videos to help mortgage customers in difficulty.
Smart Access Account launched to market.
Launch of first Sterling Deposit Account.
KBC named Bank with the best corporate reputation in Ireland by RepTrack.
KBC launches Top-Up Deposit Account to market.
KBC announce new home insurance offer with Zurich.
KBC launches Interest UpFront Savings Account.
KBC wins prestigious national Award for it long term support of the Arts.
KBC opens its first ‘pop up’ in Dundrum Town Centre, Dublin.
KBC make sense of the budget with simple infographic from Austin Hughes.
KBC opens flagship retail office in Dublin city centre.