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AIB

Allied Irish Banks. One of the 'Big Four' Irish commercial banks. In February 2009 the government included AIB in a €7 billion rescue plan and on the 30th of September 2010 the Government took a majority stake in the bank, meaning that it is now a nationalised bank.

# aib - Friday 20 December, 2013

Issue with AIB debit cards ‘has been resolved’ says bank

Customers said they were unable to use debit cards at non-AIB ATMs and in shops.

# aib - Thursday 19 December, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Everybody’s talking about goings-on at St Vincent’s Hospital, Luke ‘Ming’ Flanagan, and the IMF on the bondholders…

From Business ETC AIB fined €490,000 by Central Bank Enforcement

AIB fined €490,000 by Central Bank

Allied Irish Bank contravened four regulations between 2007 and 2013.

# aib - Monday 9 December, 2013

One third of SMEs don’t understand their energy bills and 86 per cent don’t know how to lower them

AIB has announced it will be offering loans aimed at making businesses more energy efficient.

# aib - Monday 2 December, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

Everyone’s talking about the sentencing of Thomas Byrne, arrests over the Phoenix Park murder and more ‘top up’ revelations.

From Business ETC Bank of Ireland and AIB pass balance sheet assessments Banking

Bank of Ireland and AIB pass balance sheet assessments

The bank does not need to raise additional capital, according to the Central Bank.

# aib - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

From The Score Here’s the key GAA club fixtures for the week ahead Schedule

Here’s the key GAA club fixtures for the week ahead

There’s plenty on the agenda this weekend in the AIB provincial club championships.

# aib - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

From Business ETC Two Irish banks raise funds in transactions not seen for several years Markets

Two Irish banks raise funds in transactions not seen for several years

Both transactions, made by Allied Irish Bank and Permanent TSB, were met with strong demand.

# aib - Monday 18 November, 2013

Index shows first time buyers spend 17% of their net income on their new home

There is a higher afforability level in Dublin due to property prices increasing by up to 12.1 per cent.

# aib - Friday 15 November, 2013

From The Score 6 Talking Points before this weekend’s GAA club action Comment

6 Talking Points before this weekend’s GAA club action

The Clare senior football final and the AIB provincial club championships take centre stage again this weekend.

# aib - Thursday 14 November, 2013

Stolen credit cards may have been used fraudulently in Loyaltybuild breach

The Taoiseach and Minister of State for Tourism are calling for companies to put extra resources into protecting customer’s card details.

# aib - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

From The Score Cooper hopeful that Kerry will not suffer ‘mass exodus’ like Cork Kingdom Future

Cooper hopeful that Kerry will not suffer ‘mass exodus’ like Cork

Tomás Ó Sé is the only confirmed retirement in the Kingdom ranks yet speculation persists over the future of Paul Galvin and Eoin Brosnan.

# aib - Monday 11 November, 2013

From The Score 6 Talking Points after the weekend’s GAA club action Comment

6 Talking Points after the weekend’s GAA club action

The Clare and Dublin county hurling finals complemented a busy weekend of AIB provincial club action.

# aib - Sunday 10 November, 2013

From The Score As it happened: Sunday GAA club match tracker Updates

As it happened: Sunday GAA club match tracker

There were seven games in the AIB senior club championships as well as county finals in Clare and Dublin.

# aib - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

Column: We hope to ease the enormous pressure placed on mortgage holders

A new initiative spearheaded by the Irish Mortgage Holders Organisation aims to help these borrowers and others who are reluctant to engage with the banks, writes Dr Constantin Gurdgiev.

# aib - Monday 4 November, 2013

AIB and Irish Mortgage Holders Organisation to establish third-party advice body

The bank will give an unconditional grant of €150,000 to the IMHO to facilitate discussions between borrowers and the lender.

# aib - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

From The Score Here’s the key GAA club fixtures for the week ahead Schedule

Here’s the key GAA club fixtures for the week ahead

There’s plenty Gaelic football and hurling action on around the country.

# aib - Wednesday 23 October, 2013

From Business ETC Five Irish banks included in ECB stress-test plans Banking Sector

Five Irish banks included in ECB stress-test plans

Bank of Ireland, AIB, Merrill Lynch International Bank, Ulster Bank and Permanent TSB have all been named on a list of 128 banks to take part in the process.

# aib - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

From The Score Shane Curran, Brendan Bugler, a zipline and a reference to Die Hard Club Call

Shane Curran, Brendan Bugler, a zipline and a reference to Die Hard

The Roscommon and Clare natives were in Carton House recently for the official launch of this year’s AIB GAA Club Championships.

From Business ETC Central Bank: Short sale selling not banned for AIB shares Shares

Central Bank: Short sale selling not banned for AIB shares

The bank made the comment as Aillied Irish Banks’ stock price rocketed and it became a hugely valuable bank in Europe.

# aib - Monday 21 October, 2013

From Business ETC Banking union raises concerns as AIB considers outsourcing of 1,000 jobs IBOA

Banking union raises concerns as AIB considers outsourcing of 1,000 jobs

The IBOA says its concerned about the consequences of outsourcing for the economy as a whole, and has described proposals by AIB to outsource some IT operations as “potentially short-sighted”.

# aib - Monday 30 September, 2013

Column: The challenges and changes we’ve seen since the bank guarantee

On the anniversary of the bank guarantee, the leaders of four Irish organisations reflect on the 2008 decision – and the subsequent changes they have observed in their sectors over the past five years.

# aib - Friday 27 September, 2013

From Business ETC ESM chief: Recouping of AIB, BoI costs “either difficult or impossible” Bailout Fund

ESM chief: Recouping of AIB, BoI costs “either difficult or impossible”

The Government had been hoping to unload the debt from the two bailed-out banks.

# aib - Monday 16 September, 2013

Hogan wants proposed resolution to Priory Hall debacle within three weeks

A spokesperson for the Priory Hall Residents Committee hasn’t “had any contact” with the Department of Environment despite press reports of a planned meeting today.

# aib - Sunday 8 September, 2013

Priory Hall resident tells Minister: ‘I am sick to death of your government’s excuses’

Several Sunday newspaper reports detail more problems for residents evacuated from the north Dublin apartment complex nearly two years ago.

# aib - Saturday 7 September, 2013

Bankers’ answers on Priory Hall prompt “massive worry” among residents

AIB boss David Duffy said this week the bank would pull out of a process aimed at reaching a solution for all of the residents, and try and reach deals with just its own customers.

# aib - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Ulster Bank CEO: ‘It costs money to live in a house’… TDs: ‘We know’…

Members of the Oireachtas Finance Committee took exception to Jim Brown’s repeated assertion this afternoon that “there is a cost to living in a home”.

LIVE: Ulster Bank chief Jim Brown faces Finance Committee

TDs and Senators are grilling the bankers on mortgage arrears and other issues this week. It’s Ulster Bank’s turn this afternoon.

# aib - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Everyone’s talking about junior doctors going on strike, AIB saying some customers just don’t want to pay their mortgages, and John Waters (briefly) going to jail.

AIB chief is ‘not aware of’ any internal investigations into former directors

The bank’s CEO David Duffy said that no investigations had happened during his tenure and that discussing past directors would be “therapeutic but unfair”.

From Business ETC AIB says 4% of its total mortgage holders are in ‘strategic default’ Mortgage Arrears

AIB says 4% of its total mortgage holders are in ‘strategic default’

CEO David Duffy told an Oireachtas Finance Committee that 20 per cent of customers in mortgage default have the ability to pay but have chosen not to.

Finance Committee to press BoI chief on banking inquiry response

Bank of Ireland’s response to a Michael Noonan letter on preservation of records was “measured at best, reserved at worst” according to committee chairman Ciarán Lynch.

# aib - Monday 2 September, 2013

“Arrogant, Inhuman, Bastards” – Ivan Yates takes aim at banks over his bankruptcy

The former Fine Gael minister defended his bankruptcy in the UK, saying that it made him feel so down he wished he was dead.

# aib - Thursday 29 August, 2013

TDs and Senators coming back next week to grill bankers over mortgage arrears

TDs and Senators on the Oireachtas Finance Committee will grill the heads of the main Irish banks next week.

# aib - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

One in four pubs have cut opening hours and half have seen turnover drop

New research shows that less than a third of regular pub-goers are under 30, but industry heads say that the sector is bouncing back.

# aib - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Complaints to Financial Services Ombudsman up almost a third

4,676 complaints were made by customers between January and June of this year.

# aib - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

Community ‘stunned’ by armed robberies in west Dublin

Two raids – at a betting shop and on a cash-in-transit van – took place in the area yesterday.

# aib - Monday 12 August, 2013

Cash-in-transit raider flees on foot after getaway car fails to start

The cash box was recovered by gardaí after the raid at the AIB in West End Retail Park.

# aib - Friday 2 August, 2013

AIB chief says that 20 per cent of those in mortgage arrears are ‘strategic defaulters’ AIB

AIB chief says that 20 per cent of those in mortgage arrears are ‘strategic defaulters’

David Duffy says that the bank will be getting tough on home owners in arrears.

# aib - Thursday 1 August, 2013

AIB posts half-year loss of €572 million AIB

AIB posts half-year loss of €572 million

The chief executive of AIB says that the half-year interim results are “encouraging”, as the bank increases income.