KBC:  “It is extremely disappointing that KBC have refused to engage with the FSU on these serious issues.” Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

The Financial Services’ Union (FSU) is seeking an early conciliation meeting in a dispute with KBC Bank over its plans to close four branches. FSU ge(...)

An Ulster Bank ATM on Grafton Street, Dublin. Photograph: Frank Miller

UK banking giant NatWest confirmed on Friday that it was carrying out a review of strategy at Ulster Bank in the Republic, after The Irish Times repor(...)

Bank of Ireland chief executive Francesca McDonagh. The bank’s redundancy plan will have “serious ramifications” for both staff and services, says the FSU. Photograph: Laura Hutton

The Financial Services Union (FSU) has referred Bank of Ireland to the Workplace Relations Commission (WRC) over its decision to pursue voluntary redu(...)

Deloitte Ireland forecast last week that Irish retail banks are likely to cut  as many as 7,650 positions  in the next five years.

Financial Services Union (FSU) general secretary John O’Connell will raise fears over a fresh wave of job losses in the banking sector in a meeting wi(...)

Financial Services Union:  “We cannot assume that rules made for the pre-Covid-19 world are sufficient now.” Photograph: Joe Giddens/PA

The Financial Services Union (FSU) has written to Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise Leo Varadkar calling for Government backing for rules on remote(...)

Financial Services Union  said it would be ‘seeking a freeze’ on any plans to reduce employee numbers at this time. File photograph: Bloomberg

The Financial Services Union (FSU) has written to banking chiefs to press them on how they plan to staff bad-loans units amid an expected surge in arr(...)

Corporate Business, Indian, Office - Group of Customer Service Executives Attending Calls at a Busy Call Centre

Some 40 per cent of staff in Irish bank call centres and departments have said that hot-desking continues to be practised by their employers, even as (...)

Banks are redirecting staff to help larger offices and contact centres cope with the surge in queries from customers. Photograph: Getty

Thousands of frontline bank workers are being offered top-up payments for putting their shoulders to the wheel as the sector seeks to maintain service(...)

The IMF now expects 2020 growth to come in below last year’s rate. Photograph: Getty

The International Monetary Fund’s managing director, Kristalina Georgieva, has said the organisation it is preparing to cut its global growth forecast(...)

Ibec chief Danny McCoy said: “All available options including remote working, flexible working, parental and carers leave, as well as other forms of leave should be reviewed. Photograph: Joe Giddens/PA Wire

Low paid workers and those in the “gig” economy who are affected by the corona virus will be particularly hit hard by the “anaemic” system of social p(...)

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