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#Bankers' Bonuses

# bankers-bonuses - Monday 22 July, 2019

Acting Central Bank governor says bankers' pay caps 'may limit the pool of candidates for senior positions'
# Banks
# Banks

Acting Central Bank governor says bankers' pay caps 'may limit the pool of candidates for senior positions'

Jul 22nd 2019, 9:10 PM 11,795 Views 60 Comments

The finance minister is currently considering a report which reviewed whether bankers’ pay should be increased.

# bankers-bonuses - Monday 20 February, 2012

Lloyds Bank to strip bankers of £1m in bonuses
# Lloyds
# Lloyds

Lloyds Bank to strip bankers of £1m in bonuses

Feb 20th 2012, 8:53 AM 927 Views 2 Comments

The bank is to strip several existing and former senior bankers of more than $1 million in bonuses over their roles in mis-selling payment protection insurance.

# bankers-bonuses - Monday 30 January, 2012

Under-fire RBS chief Stephen Hester waives £1m bonus
# Bankers' Bonuses
# Bankers' Bonuses

Under-fire RBS chief Stephen Hester waives £1m bonus

Jan 30th 2012, 8:37 AM 1,143 Views 10 Comments

Stephen Hester, whose bank is 82 per cent owned by the British taxpayer, gives up his bonus to avoid becoming a ‘pariah’.

# bankers-bonuses - Saturday 28 January, 2012

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Jan 28th 2012, 7:43 PM 5,495 Views 0 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: Occupied buildings, topless protests and the overriding importance of warm socks.

# bankers-bonuses - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

British bankers may sue over bonuses - if they're 'too small'
# Scruples
# Scruples

British bankers may sue over bonuses - if they're 'too small'

Jan 3rd 2012, 2:35 PM 2,569 Views 11 Comments

British legal experts warn that bankers may not be willing to settle for low bonuses, despite the massive public backlash.

# bankers-bonuses - Monday 3 October, 2011

Column: Michael Fingleton's expense claims are despicable - but they are tip of the iceberg
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Michael Fingleton's expense claims are despicable - but they are tip of the iceberg

Oct 3rd 2011, 8:30 PM 187 Views 42 Comments

Former trader Nick Leeson laments the lack of real will to bring ex-Irish Nationwide chief Michael Fingleton to account but notes that the excesses of certain individuals are distracting us from the wider banking scandal.

# bankers-bonuses - Wednesday 27 April, 2011

Column: Nick Leeson on why bankers' bonuses are a red herring
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Nick Leeson on why bankers' bonuses are a red herring

Apr 27th 2011, 4:53 PM 6 Views 0 Comments

In his latest weekly column for TheJournal.ie, Nick Leeson writes that bankers’ bonuses awarded during the economic crisis are not contractual should be refunded – but warns against believing bonus culture itself is the whole problem.

# bankers-bonuses - Thursday 24 February, 2011

The 9 at 9: Thursday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Feb 24th 2011, 8:24 AM 1,707 Views 0 Comments

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Dept of Foreign Affairs puts crisis management team in Libya; the last day of campaigning sees party leader return closer to home and the government rushes through ‘three strikes’ legislation on illegal file sharing.

# bankers-bonuses - Friday 10 December, 2010

Future bankers' bonuses to be hit with 90 per cent tax
# AIB
# AIB

Future bankers' bonuses to be hit with 90 per cent tax

Dec 10th 2010, 9:14 AM 569 Views 0 Comments

Amendment to Finance Bill will bring in levy but it will not apply to the deferred 2008 payments of €40m to AIB senior staff.