KBC to open flagship hub on College Green

10/14/15

‘We’ve become known for our modern hubs but College Green is a further evolution on what we offer customers’ - Dara Deering, KBC Bank Ireland.

KBC Bank Ireland is opening a flagship retail banking hub in a prime location on College Green in Dublin.  The 303 square metre hub located at 16 College Green, will offer banking facilities on the doorstep of Trinity College and in the heart of Dublin’s shopping district. The hub, which is KBC’s twelfth retail banking location nationwide, will offer state-of-the-art facilities including a ‘Discovery Zone’ providing interactive technology and access to digital brochures and apps.

College Green will be KBC’s largest retail site to date and the Bank is due to open three more hubs this year. The expansion is part of KBC’s ongoing development into a retail bank, having successfully launched a full suite of retail banking products and services over the past two years ranging from current and savings accounts to savings and investmentsinsurance productscredit card, personal loanmobile app and mortgage offers.

Discussing the new hub, Dara Deering, Executive Director and Head of Retail Banking, KBC Bank Ireland, said:


“We’re delighting to have secured a fantastic location for our flagship hub in the heart of Dublin’s shopping and commercial zone. We’ve become known for our modern hubs but College Green is a further evolution on what we offer customers. It will feature a ‘digi-hub’ consumer experience, where they can research and access our products and services through digital technology and also speak to a customer representative at any time.

With almost 17,000 potential customers on our doorstep in Trinity College, we’ll provide a competitive offering for students, as well as local workers and shoppers in the area. 
The new hub will offer a relaxed, modern space to meet with personal finance specialists on KBC’s full range of competitive retail banking products.”


The opening of the new hub follows openings in Kilkenny, Naas, Maynooth, Dundrum, Stillorgan, Swords and Grand Canal in the past nine months, joining existing hubs in Cork, Limerick, Galway and Baggot Street in Dublin.

KBC’s College Green hub will open near the end of May with a team of 8 personal finance specialists.