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Supporting enterprise and financial education

Using our expertise in banking and business, and working in partnership with others, we provide funding for a range of initiatives to build the long-term financial health and employ-ability of future generations.

 

Supporting Enterprise and Innovation

 

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Supporting Enterprise and Innovation

We deliver banking services to small, medium and large businesses in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland facilitating business and economic growth and sustaining jobs in our economies.

At local level our relationship managers and sector specialist teams, bespoke start-up packages and asset finance services support a wide range of corporate and SME customers with additional support through the following:

•NI’s only fully funded Entrepreneur Accelerator programme. We provide entrepreneurs with unique coaching, environments, digital learning and networks. Focusing on the key driver to success (that’s you, the entrepreneur) insight, support and challenge is provided by our trained coaches to take any business further, faster.

•If you are currently a Ulster Bank customer our Business Growth Enablers can provide you with essential business information, tools, contacts and introductions to networks as part of our Ulster Bank Boost programme.

•Celebrating success through our sponsorship of the Ulster Bank/Belfast Telegraph Business Awards

 

Financial Education for Schools

 

Today’s teenagers are tomorrow’s adults. Their ability to lead financially healthy lives deserves positive and proactive support. 

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Financial Education for Schools

Financial Education

Financial literacy and enterprise education will be critical to drive cultural change in the way young people manage money and engage with entrepreneurship. Today’s teenagers are tomorrow’s adults.

Their ability to lead financially healthy lives and to be employable – whether as employees or as employers providing jobs for others – deserves positive and proactive support.

That’s why we invest forward, working at community level in schools, to help develop the financial capability of young people through our MoneySense programme.

MoneySense is a free financial education programme that aims to help 5-18-year-olds in the UK and Republic of Ireland towards a better financial future. It uses the key money moments in a young person’s life – starting to save their pocket money, opening a bank account or getting their first mobile phone – to make learning about money feel relatable.

Any student, parent or school is free to use these resources, with content tailored to meet the needs of students from the age of 5 to 18. Through teaching an understanding of money, debt, credit, earning and saving, we can give the next generation the ability to make their own financial decisions, leading to greater choice and freedom in adult life.

Modules include interactive activities and exercises to bring learning to life. Teachers can use the MoneySense resources themselves or ask us to visit their school and support them in delivering a MoneySense session.

View our MoneySense website.

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