FSU general secretary Larry Broderick:  “It could take up to 35 years to move from the bottom of a junior level scale to the top of that scale”

The Financial Services Union (FSU) has called for banks in Ireland to include staff in any profit-sharing schemes, not just senior executives. In a(...)

AIB has repeatedly said it is ready to proceed with an IPO whenever Minister for Finance Michael Noonan presses the button. Photograph by Cyril Byrne

The appointment this week of Gordon MRM and London-based Citigate Dewe Rogerson as public relations advisers to the Department of Finance in respect o(...)

FSU general secretary Larry Broderick: banking and financial services could be growth areas for the Northern Ireland economy.  Photograph: Leon Farrell/Photocall Ireland

The Financial Services Union (FSU) has called on politicians in Northern Ireland to formulate a strategy for the sector that would minimise bank bran(...)

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan has said the Government could instigate an AIB share sale as early as May or June. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The Department of Finance has appointed Irish agency Gordon MRM and London-based Citigate Dewe Rogerson to act as public relations advisers on the pos(...)

AIB: the bank was valued at €12.2bn by the Ireland Strategic Investment Fund  in 2015. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan has said “no final decision” on the timing of a stock market flotation of AIB shares has been made by the Governm(...)

AIB has already signalled that a ‘prudent dividend’ is likely to be paid in the new year. Photographer: Crispin Rodwell/Bloomberg

There will be some familiar themes in Irish banking in 2017 – mortgage arrears, non-performing loans and the tracker mortgage examination – but it co(...)

The Department of Finance is seeking public relations assistance with a possible flotation of AIB

The Department of Finance has tendered for a public relations adviser to assist on the possible stock market flotation of AIB. The contract is for an (...)

Neither AIB nor the Department of Finance commented on  Edmund Honohan’s remarks. Photograph: Chris Maddaloni/Collins

The Master of the High Court has queried whether AIB’s largest shareholder – the Minister for Finance – is aware of the extent of its litigation in re(...)

There are concerns around the future of Italian banks in the wake of prime minister Matteo Renzi’s crushing defeat. Photograph: Max Rossi/Reuters

Maybe it was the calm before the storm but Irish bank shares performed well yesterday in spite of concerns around the future of their Italian counterp(...)

Home repossessions aren’t part of the Irish culture

Figures published this week by the Central Bank paint a broadly more positive picture of Irish mortgage lending and household debt than a year ago. (...)

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