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#Allied Irish Banks

# allied-irish-banks - Friday 6 November, 2015

AIB is going to start paying billions back to the Irish State
# Pony Up
# Pony Up

AIB is going to start paying billions back to the Irish State

Nov 6th 2015, 8:11 AM 25,075 Views 157 Comments

Michael Noonan said this lays the ground work for recovering the full value of the taxpayer’s €20.8 billion investment in the bank.

# allied-irish-banks - Thursday 1 May, 2014

European Bank Holiday leaves employees without wages despite early warnings
# Transactions
# Transactions

European Bank Holiday leaves employees without wages despite early warnings

May 1st 2014, 1:33 PM 33,448 Views 42 Comments

No interbank transaction can take place across the EU today.

# allied-irish-banks - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

AIB explains why its home repossessions tripled last year
# Debt
# Debt

AIB explains why its home repossessions tripled last year

Apr 9th 2014, 4:05 PM 14,433 Views 66 Comments

The bank is currently engaged in 9,000 legal or potential legal cases with customers in mortgage arrears.

# allied-irish-banks - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

News of 100 mortgage write-downs shows crisis 'akin to Russian roulette'
# Arrears
# Arrears

News of 100 mortgage write-downs shows crisis 'akin to Russian roulette'

Mar 19th 2014, 6:58 PM 14,417 Views 64 Comments

“One bank’s sustainable solution could be another bank’s unsustainable mortgage leading to repossession proceedings,” Fianna Fáil’s Michael McGrath said today.

# allied-irish-banks - Saturday 15 February, 2014

Noonan confirms he said no to bonuses in face-to-face meeting with AIB bosses
# Incentivisation
# Incentivisation

Noonan confirms he said no to bonuses in face-to-face meeting with AIB bosses

Feb 15th 2014, 12:10 PM 7,922 Views 31 Comments

The Finance Minister has confirmed he met with officials from the bank, but “personally reinforced” that there are currently no plans to re-introduce bonuses.

# allied-irish-banks - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

Some Bank of Ireland cards to be blocked from AIB machines
# ATM Only Cards
# ATM Only Cards

Some Bank of Ireland cards to be blocked from AIB machines

Feb 4th 2014, 10:52 AM 26,692 Views 24 Comments

The cards are not “internationally branded”, AIB said, and will no longer function in ATMs this April.

# allied-irish-banks - Friday 17 January, 2014

Transgender woman awarded €5k after AIB did not recognise her new name
# Equality Tribunal
# Equality Tribunal

Transgender woman awarded €5k after AIB did not recognise her new name

Jan 17th 2014, 10:35 AM 18,403 Views 113 Comments

The Equality Tribunal ruled that she had been discriminated against by Allied Irish Bank.

# allied-irish-banks - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

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

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

Nov 20th 2013, 10:45 PM 21,535 Views 43 Comments

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

# allied-irish-banks - Friday 21 June, 2013

Noonan: Taxpayers put lots of money into BOI and AIB, now we could get some back
# Retrospective Recapitalisation
# Retrospective Recapitalisation

Noonan: Taxpayers put lots of money into BOI and AIB, now we could get some back

Jun 21st 2013, 9:14 AM 8,003 Views 68 Comments

Michael Noonan has explained the significance of last night’s agreement between eurozone finance ministers about the potential retrospective recapitalisation of Ireland’s banks.

# allied-irish-banks - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

Increase in AIB's mortgage interest rates takes effect today
# Mortgages
# Mortgages

Increase in AIB's mortgage interest rates takes effect today

Jun 5th 2013, 2:25 PM 8,629 Views 55 Comments

The 0.4 per cent increase in the standard variable rate, from 4.0 to 4.4pc, had been announced in late April.

# allied-irish-banks - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

Check out this ad that was shot entirely on an iPhone 5
# Smartvideo
# Smartvideo

Check out this ad that was shot entirely on an iPhone 5

Apr 24th 2013, 9:20 PM 16,460 Views 29 Comments

The 30-second ad was shot by Dublin based advertising agency Rothco.

AIB, EBS and Haven variable rate mortgages to increase from June
# Mortgage Rates
# Mortgage Rates

AIB, EBS and Haven variable rate mortgages to increase from June

Apr 24th 2013, 5:52 PM 12,392 Views 98 Comments

The rate increases vary from 0.25 per cent to 0.4 per cent.

# allied-irish-banks - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

AIB recorded pre-tax loss of €3.8 billion in 2012
# Annual Financial Report
# Annual Financial Report

AIB recorded pre-tax loss of €3.8 billion in 2012

Mar 27th 2013, 10:17 AM 4,514 Views 29 Comments

AIB’s chief executive David Duffy – who the report shows was paid €546,000 last year – said that assisting mortgage customers in difficulty would be a “major priority for this year”.

# allied-irish-banks - Saturday 9 March, 2013

Doherty condemns AIB use of non-disclosure agreement for mortgage deals
# Mortgages
# Mortgages

Doherty condemns AIB use of non-disclosure agreement for mortgage deals

Mar 9th 2013, 4:00 PM 13,017 Views 34 Comments

Buy-to-let borrowers signing the agreement are requested not to disclose any details of negotiations with the bank, including the fact that they are happening.

# allied-irish-banks - Thursday 3 January, 2013

Ulster Bank the latest to announce branch closures
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

Ulster Bank the latest to announce branch closures

Jan 3rd 2013, 6:55 PM 12,882 Views 31 Comments

The bank looks set to close 20 branches across the island of Ireland in the coming weeks.

# allied-irish-banks - Friday 28 December, 2012

In last bondholder payment of 2012, BoI pays out nearly €40 million
# Bondholders
# Bondholders

In last bondholder payment of 2012, BoI pays out nearly €40 million

Dec 28th 2012, 7:30 PM 10,640 Views 68 Comments

The only one of Ireland’s main banks not under State control makes the final payment to bondholders today bringing to over €20 billion the amount paid out by it and other banks this year.

# allied-irish-banks - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

EU approves six-month extension of Ireland's bank guarantee
# Bank Guarantee
# Bank Guarantee

EU approves six-month extension of Ireland's bank guarantee

Dec 12th 2012, 11:33 AM 5,920 Views 37 Comments

The approval is seen as routine and may be the last extension, with the possibility of a withdrawal early next year.

# allied-irish-banks - Saturday 8 December, 2012

Shatter welcomes AIB comments on mortgage write-offs
# Debt
# Debt

Shatter welcomes AIB comments on mortgage write-offs

Dec 8th 2012, 3:22 PM 12,342 Views 85 Comments

The Justice Minister has said that the personal insolvency bill will be enacted through both Oireachtas houses by 20 December and will become operative next year.

# allied-irish-banks - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

Taoiseach welcomes cut to ex-AIB chief's pension
# AIB
# AIB

Taoiseach welcomes cut to ex-AIB chief's pension

Nov 7th 2012, 10:36 AM 5,428 Views 56 Comments

Kenny added that the taxation of pensions will be dealt with in the Budget for 2013.

# allied-irish-banks - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

AIB chief executive asks senior executives to give up pensions
# Bankers' Pay
# Bankers' Pay

AIB chief executive asks senior executives to give up pensions

Nov 6th 2012, 4:13 PM 8,709 Views 103 Comments

Enda Kenny says the AIB chief has written to former executives, asking them to recall their ‘moral responsibility’.

# allied-irish-banks - Tuesday 9 October, 2012

Banks repay €3.3 billion in fees from State guarantee schemes
# Bank Guarantee
# Bank Guarantee

Banks repay €3.3 billion in fees from State guarantee schemes

Oct 9th 2012, 6:45 AM 5,641 Views 9 Comments

New figures show the seven banks covered by the State’s guarantees have returned €3.36 billion so far.

# allied-irish-banks - Monday 8 October, 2012

Central Bank names six banks which missold PPI to ineligible customers
# PPI
# PPI

Central Bank names six banks which missold PPI to ineligible customers

Oct 8th 2012, 7:42 AM 9,998 Views 25 Comments

A seventh institution asked not to be named by the regulator.

# allied-irish-banks - Thursday 4 October, 2012

Noonan: There is no way of verifying who AIB bondholders are
# Bondholders
# Bondholders

Noonan: There is no way of verifying who AIB bondholders are

Oct 4th 2012, 5:55 PM 10,477 Views 107 Comments

Finance Minister Michael Noonan has said that an attempt to verify exactly who the bondholders who received €1 billion this week are would be an “irretrievable” step towards default.

# allied-irish-banks - Monday 1 October, 2012

GALLERY: Protestors occupy AIB branches over €1 billion bond repayment
# AIB
# AIB

GALLERY: Protestors occupy AIB branches over €1 billion bond repayment

Oct 1st 2012, 3:01 PM 16,677 Views 52 Comments

Sinn Féin protested at AIB’s O’Connell St branch – while the Occupy movement moved into Grafton St – to protest the move.

AIB repays €1 billion to unsecured bondholders today
# Bondholders
# Bondholders

AIB repays €1 billion to unsecured bondholders today

Oct 1st 2012, 10:08 AM 11,159 Views 138 Comments

More than €18 billion has been repaid to bondholders by state-owned Irish banks this year.

# allied-irish-banks - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

Infographic: How much have the Irish put into their banks?
# Irish Banks
# Irish Banks

Infographic: How much have the Irish put into their banks?

Sep 4th 2012, 1:22 PM 11,552 Views 88 Comments

As this image reveals, quite a bit.

# allied-irish-banks - Thursday 9 August, 2012

AIB apologises for misreporting of customer loan repayment data
# AIB
# AIB

AIB apologises for misreporting of customer loan repayment data

Aug 9th 2012, 9:52 AM 3,405 Views 30 Comments

Personal customer reports provided by the bank to the Irish Credit Bureau misrepresented information on missed loan repayments.

# allied-irish-banks - Friday 27 July, 2012

AIB confirms branch closures as operating loss cut by 64 per cent
# AIB
# AIB

AIB confirms branch closures as operating loss cut by 64 per cent

Jul 27th 2012, 10:22 AM 7,304 Views 22 Comments

Bank also announced a 0.5 per cent increase in its Standard Variable mortgage rate.

# allied-irish-banks - Thursday 5 July, 2012

Passing ECB cut on to customers a 'commercial decision for each bank' - Dept of Finance
# Mortgages
# Mortgages

Passing ECB cut on to customers a 'commercial decision for each bank' - Dept of Finance

Jul 5th 2012, 2:59 PM 4,865 Views 23 Comments

Tracker mortgage customers will see their rate adjusted as per the ECB change – but what about other mortgage holders?

# allied-irish-banks - Thursday 14 June, 2012

The 5 at 5: Thursday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Thursday

Jun 14th 2012, 4:52 PM 2,485 Views 1 Comment

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

# allied-irish-banks - Friday 27 April, 2012

Around 11,500 AIB credit card customers to be refunded over €3.1m
# AIB
# AIB

Around 11,500 AIB credit card customers to be refunded over €3.1m

Apr 27th 2012, 7:51 AM 5,758 Views 14 Comments

Ireland’s biggest bank has apologised for overcharging customers who could now be entitled to refunds averaging €270 per customer.

# allied-irish-banks - Friday 30 March, 2012

AIB reports losses of €2.3 billion for last year
# AIB
# AIB

AIB reports losses of €2.3 billion for last year

Mar 30th 2012, 9:19 AM 2,006 Views 27 Comments

The bank’s annual financial report has been released this morning, revealing a growing number of bad mortgage debts.

# allied-irish-banks - Saturday 3 March, 2012

AIB still paying millions for staff gym and golf club fees
# Club Sub
# Club Sub

AIB still paying millions for staff gym and golf club fees

Mar 3rd 2012, 8:30 AM 8,560 Views 68 Comments

The bank – which is 99.8 per cent owned by the taxpayer – still pays fees for thousands of staff, despite a State ban on bonuses.

# allied-irish-banks - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

AIB to donate 39 major artworks to the State
# Art
# Art

AIB to donate 39 major artworks to the State

Feb 22nd 2012, 3:19 PM 2,333 Views 20 Comments

The bank will also make almost one thousand pieces of art available to be used for public exhibition.

# allied-irish-banks - Thursday 8 December, 2011

Good news: AIB, BoI and IL&P banks pass latest round of stress tests
# Stress Tests
# Stress Tests

Good news: AIB, BoI and IL&P banks pass latest round of stress tests

Dec 8th 2011, 6:30 PM 2,540 Views 39 Comments

The results were widely expected and indicate that Michael Noonan’s restructuring of the banking system is working in this regard.

AIB will not pass on ECB's 0.25pc cut to mortgage customers
# Mortgages
# Mortgages

AIB will not pass on ECB's 0.25pc cut to mortgage customers

Dec 8th 2011, 3:07 PM 3,890 Views 26 Comments

AIB says its funding costs are not driven by the ECB’s own rates – and that it needs to ensure it makes money for the taxpayer.

# allied-irish-banks - Monday 21 November, 2011

AIB sells asset management wing to South African finance company
# AIB
# AIB

AIB sells asset management wing to South African finance company

Nov 21st 2011, 9:36 PM 3,190 Views 6 Comments

Prescient Holdings has acquired AIB Investment Managers for an undisclosed sum in a deal subject to regulatory approval.

# allied-irish-banks - Wednesday 9 November, 2011

AIB to sign up to government's 'mortgage to rent' scheme
# Mortgages
# Mortgages

AIB to sign up to government's 'mortgage to rent' scheme

Nov 9th 2011, 4:08 PM 1,087 Views 11 Comments

State-controlled AIB will participate in the Keane Report’s suggestion allowing struggling mortgage holders to rent their homes.

# allied-irish-banks - Thursday 27 October, 2011

New initiative will make applying for credit 'easier' for businesses
# Credit
# Credit

New initiative will make applying for credit 'easier' for businesses

Oct 27th 2011, 8:00 AM 200 Views 1 Comment

The new Standardised SME Lending Application Form, adopted by AIB and Bank of Ireland, will help businesses to identify exactly what is required of them when applying for credit, says the Minister for Small Business

# allied-irish-banks - Sunday 25 September, 2011

AIB seeks to pay new CEO salary above €500,000 threshold
# AIB
# AIB

AIB seeks to pay new CEO salary above €500,000 threshold

Sep 25th 2011, 5:10 PM 1,462 Views 72 Comments

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan has confirmed that the bank wants to pay a new CEO above the salary cap introduced by the last government.

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