AIB’s new CFO, hauliers and state aid post Brexit, and pension funds unlocked
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AIB is understood to have selected Donal Galvin as its next chief financial officer, as the bank prepares to announce a planned dividend hike next week what would result in an estimated €290 million payment to the State. Joe Brennan has the details.
Thousands of people will have up to €2 billion in pension funds unlocked next month when the Budget 2019 increase in the State pension takes effect. Dominic Coyle examines the implications for Irish pensioners.