The services offered by banks in Ireland differ greatly and so do the fees they charge. Some banks have special teams who deal with business accounts. They also have very useful information for start-up businesses in Ireland.
Many people decide to open their business account with the same bank that holds their personal bank accounts. Your own bank may be more supportive if you have a good financial track record and have built up a relationship with them.
- Moneyfacts – This website was launched in 2000 and is an independent financial comparison website. It compares a range of difference types of bank accounts available to all types of customers.
- NI Business Info website is a dedicated online resource providing practical advice for business throughout Northern Ireland.
- FINFACTS – the Business and Finance Portal has an online directory of Irish Financial institutions and links to their websites.
- Competition and Consumer Protection Commission – For independent information on financial products visit the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission website Your money.
- Border People – Cross border business guide for companies
- Border People – Cross border business
- Border People – Business Banking in Northern Ireland
- Irish Banking Federation
Page last checked: September 2017
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