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# aib - Monday 22 February, 2021

Four in five people were targeted by banking fraud last year in Ireland
# Fraudsters
# Fraudsters

Four in five people were targeted by banking fraud last year in Ireland

Feb 22nd 2021, 6:30 AM 12,690 Views 9 Comments

In the last year, fraud losses on credit and debit cards amounted to 22 million.

# aib - Friday 19 February, 2021

Ulster says go: Bank's decision to exit was in the wind — but why is it happening now?
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

Ulster says go: Bank's decision to exit was in the wind — but why is it happening now?

Feb 19th 2021, 8:50 AM 32,747 Views 31 Comments

Ulster Bank’s long goodbye creates major headaches for policymakers.

# aib - Sunday 24 January, 2021

Irish banks want to take on Revolut together — but why has the competition watchdog 'rejected' them?
# The Banks
# The Banks

Irish banks want to take on Revolut together — but why has the competition watchdog 'rejected' them?

Jan 24th 2021, 6:30 AM 75,563 Views 37 Comments

Why has it taken so long for Irish banks to address competition from fresh-faced fintech companies?

# aib - Saturday 23 January, 2021

AIB customers hit by increase in 'smishing' fraud attacks
# Fraud
# Fraud

AIB customers hit by increase in 'smishing' fraud attacks

Jan 23rd 2021, 12:21 PM 27,942 Views 27 Comments

Gardaí are warning bank users not to click fraudulent links in texts or give away personal details.

# aib - Wednesday 2 December, 2020

AIB to cut 1,500 jobs and merge branches in bid to save costs
# AIB
# AIB

AIB to cut 1,500 jobs and merge branches in bid to save costs

Dec 2nd 2020, 11:15 AM 37,562 Views 36 Comments

The bank said it aims to achieve over 10% reduction in costs by 2023.

# aib - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Pace of recovery in Irish manufacturing slips as spike in Covid-19 cases 'rattles' business sentiment in August
# Nervous Times
# Nervous Times

Pace of recovery in Irish manufacturing slips as spike in Covid-19 cases 'rattles' business sentiment in August

Sep 1st 2020, 6:45 AM 10,409 Views 2 Comments

Recent lockdowns in Kildare and the midlands weighed heavily on the data.

# aib - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

Card spend increase last month in pubs, restaurants and hotels compared to 2019, AIB says
# Money
# Money

Card spend increase last month in pubs, restaurants and hotels compared to 2019, AIB says

Aug 19th 2020, 12:51 PM 17,913 Views 12 Comments

The average card transaction in pubs has increased by 50% since last year.

# aib - Sunday 9 August, 2020

'There are people working in their bedrooms keeping the banking system going and this is their reward'
# The Banks
# The Banks

'There are people working in their bedrooms keeping the banking system going and this is their reward'

Aug 9th 2020, 12:05 AM 109,047 Views 33 Comments

Bank of Ireland redundancies ‘surprised’ the general secretary of the Financial Services Union.

# aib - Thursday 6 August, 2020

Bank of Ireland to conduct review after customers lose thousands of euro in text scam
# Smishing
# Smishing

Bank of Ireland to conduct review after customers lose thousands of euro in text scam

Aug 6th 2020, 4:30 PM 65,208 Views 86 Comments

Fraudsters have targeted people via texts that appear to be from the bank.

# aib - Thursday 9 July, 2020

Explainer: Why Irish banks are being accused of 'profiteering from the pandemic'
# The Banks
# The Banks

Explainer: Why Irish banks are being accused of 'profiteering from the pandemic'

Jul 9th 2020, 2:26 PM 20,605 Views 46 Comments

Developments in recent days have undermined the banks’ positions.

# aib - Wednesday 1 July, 2020

AIB reverses 'de-facto ban' on mortgage approval for wage subsidy recipients
# Awaiting Approval
# Awaiting Approval

AIB reverses 'de-facto ban' on mortgage approval for wage subsidy recipients

Jul 1st 2020, 6:04 PM 36,884 Views 13 Comments

The bank said that it may still refuse to allow a mortgage to be drawn down if it finds a customer is unable to meet repayments.

# aib - Tuesday 30 June, 2020

Call for banks to reverse 'de-facto ban' on mortgage approval for wage subsidy recipients
# Covid19
# Covid19

Call for banks to reverse 'de-facto ban' on mortgage approval for wage subsidy recipients

Jun 30th 2020, 10:30 AM 14,820 Views 30 Comments

Applicants who received approval before the Covid-19 crisis have had approval pulled.

# aib - Friday 1 May, 2020

'Worst on record' job losses as over 40% of manufacturing firms cut staff
# Fear Factory
# Fear Factory

'Worst on record' job losses as over 40% of manufacturing firms cut staff

May 1st 2020, 6:30 AM 17,419 Views 13 Comments

Some 41% of firms surveyed say they let workers go in April.

# aib - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

Five main banks now have freephone lines to help people who are cocooning
# Bpfi
# Bpfi

Five main banks now have freephone lines to help people who are cocooning

Apr 8th 2020, 6:10 AM 10,518 Views 7 Comments

The phone lines are operating during normal banking hours, from Monday to Friday.

# aib - Friday 27 March, 2020

Internal bank documents reveal AIB mortgage break did require savings before meeting with minister
# Payment Deferral
# Payment Deferral

Internal bank documents reveal AIB mortgage break did require savings before meeting with minister

Mar 27th 2020, 12:05 AM 74,356 Views 95 Comments

At the end of last week and over the weekend customers complained of issues they had accessing this payment deferral.

# aib - Monday 23 March, 2020

Bank of Ireland to temporarily shut more than 100 branches across the country
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Bank of Ireland to temporarily shut more than 100 branches across the country

Mar 23rd 2020, 10:43 AM 48,454 Views 53 Comments

The bank said that 161 branches would remain open to offer a full service.

# aib - Friday 13 March, 2020

AIB suspending new contactless fee due to Covid-19
# No Charge
# No Charge

AIB suspending new contactless fee due to Covid-19

Mar 13th 2020, 7:11 PM 76,927 Views 67 Comments

The 1 cent fee per contactless payment was due to begin on 30 May.

# aib - Tuesday 10 March, 2020

1 cent contactless fee and more maintenance charges in store for AIB customers from May
# Banking
# Banking

1 cent contactless fee and more maintenance charges in store for AIB customers from May

Mar 10th 2020, 10:03 AM 70,008 Views 117 Comments

Customers can expect to pay an average of €2.20 per year in contactless fees.

# aib - Monday 24 February, 2020

AIB joins rival bank in cutting three and five year fixed mortgage rates
# Banking
# Banking

AIB joins rival bank in cutting three and five year fixed mortgage rates

Feb 24th 2020, 8:40 AM 36,768 Views 38 Comments

Last week, KBC dropped its fixed mortgage rates from 2.85% to 2.55%.

# aib - Tuesday 4 February, 2020

AIB setting aside €300 million redress for 'previously identified' tracker mortgage victims
# Banks
# Banks

AIB setting aside €300 million redress for 'previously identified' tracker mortgage victims

Updated Feb 4th 2020, 8:42 AM 22,173 Views 34 Comments

The Central Bank said last year that lenders had already paid €683 million in redress to impacted customers.

# aib - Thursday 23 January, 2020

'At 38, did I think I'd be back at Croke Park? No' - the Monaghan All-Star eyeing All-Ireland club glory
# Unsinkable
From The42
# Unsinkable

'At 38, did I think I'd be back at Croke Park? No' - the Monaghan All-Star eyeing All-Ireland club glory

Jan 23rd 2020, 6:00 PM 8,718 Views 2 Comments

Tommy Freeman and Magheracloone are preparing for the last step of their dream journey against Galway side Oughterard.

# aib - Thursday 7 November, 2019

As TransferMate reaches profitability, its mission for the US market is taking shape
# Future Of Finance
# Future Of Finance

As TransferMate reaches profitability, its mission for the US market is taking shape

Nov 7th 2019, 11:00 AM 350 Views 1 Comment

The Kilkenny fintech company is accelerating its US play after it sealed a deal with Wells Fargo this year.

# aib - Monday 14 October, 2019

Half of small Irish businesses have cancelled or delayed investment over Brexit
# Brexit
# Brexit

Half of small Irish businesses have cancelled or delayed investment over Brexit

Oct 14th 2019, 7:07 AM 5,688 Views 0 Comments

AIB’s survey of SMEs found that almost half have felt a negative impact from Brexit already.

# aib - Sunday 6 October, 2019

Explainer: Why were some customers locked out of their mobile banking app?
# Banking
# Banking

Explainer: Why were some customers locked out of their mobile banking app?

Oct 6th 2019, 4:00 PM 56,298 Views 28 Comments

Many AIB customers complained to the bank after being told their device was ‘rooted’.

# aib - Monday 30 September, 2019

AIB 'resuming to normal service' after experiencing 'technical issues' with online banking
# AIB
# AIB

AIB 'resuming to normal service' after experiencing 'technical issues' with online banking

Updated Sep 30th 2019, 4:16 PM 29,266 Views 17 Comments

Numerous customers had reported having issues with AIB’s online banking on social media.

# aib - Thursday 6 June, 2019

Bank of Ireland and AIB are using a new blockchain platform to verify their staff's credentials
# Financial Services
# Financial Services

Bank of Ireland and AIB are using a new blockchain platform to verify their staff's credentials

Jun 6th 2019, 1:18 PM 1,200 Views 0 Comments

The solution was built by Deloitte to track and manage educational and regulatory qualifications.

# aib - Thursday 2 May, 2019

A European bank holiday left people here short of wages and welfare payments today (but it will be fixed soon)
# SEPA PAYMENTS
# SEPA PAYMENTS

A European bank holiday left people here short of wages and welfare payments today (but it will be fixed soon)

May 2nd 2019, 9:30 AM 89,281 Views 46 Comments

No electronic euro payments could be made yesterday.

# aib - Thursday 18 April, 2019

'I left feeling like s**t': AIB criticised for 'presuming' Irish woman was international student
# Racial Assumptions
# Racial Assumptions

'I left feeling like s**t': AIB criticised for 'presuming' Irish woman was international student

Apr 18th 2019, 12:05 AM 106,724 Views 150 Comments

Sarah* (20) was born in Ireland to Chinese parents. She now attends the National College of Ireland (NCI).

# aib - Monday 15 April, 2019

'It won't happen overnight': Launch of new body to improve culture in Irish banks
# Irish Banking Culture Board
# Irish Banking Culture Board

'It won't happen overnight': Launch of new body to improve culture in Irish banks

Apr 15th 2019, 10:06 AM 17,550 Views 47 Comments

The board is funded by the five pillar banks and chaired by a retired Court of Appeal judge.

# aib - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

Three sisters feature as three-in-a-row Slaughtneil to the fore in club camogie awards
# Derry Girls
From The42
# Derry Girls

Three sisters feature as three-in-a-row Slaughtneil to the fore in club camogie awards

Apr 10th 2019, 10:19 AM 2,893 Views 0 Comments

Aoife, Bróna and Eilís Ní Chaiside are all honoured in defence, while the provincial players of the year have also been named.

# aib - Tuesday 9 April, 2019

'Upsetting and humiliating': AIB ordered to pay €4,000 to Syrian dentist over account refusal
# WRC
# WRC

'Upsetting and humiliating': AIB ordered to pay €4,000 to Syrian dentist over account refusal

Apr 9th 2019, 4:44 PM 35,488 Views 37 Comments

The discrimination case was taken before the Workplace Relations Commission (WRC).

# aib - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

'I've never used decks before' - How Kilbane ended up DJing as support to Groove Armada
# Murder On Kilbane's Floor
From The42
# Murder On Kilbane's Floor

'I've never used decks before' - How Kilbane ended up DJing as support to Groove Armada

Nov 20th 2018, 12:09 PM 5,055 Views 2 Comments

In the first episode of a four-part series, the ex-Ireland and Premier League footballer goes chasing a lifelong dream.

# aib - Thursday 8 November, 2018

Facebook is moving into AIB's Ballsbridge HQ and could bring 5,000 more jobs
# D4 4 Lyfe
# D4 4 Lyfe

Facebook is moving into AIB's Ballsbridge HQ and could bring 5,000 more jobs

Nov 8th 2018, 10:41 AM 25,416 Views 63 Comments

The tech giant has had its international headquarters in Ireland since 2009.

# aib - Friday 26 October, 2018

AIB CEO Bernard Byrne to resign next year
# Resignation
# Resignation

AIB CEO Bernard Byrne to resign next year

Oct 26th 2018, 7:48 AM 14,452 Views 54 Comments

Byrne will remain as CEO of AIB Group into 2019 while the board appoints his successor.

# aib - Thursday 27 September, 2018

Poll: Does the €500,000 salary cap for bankers at State-owned institutions need to be reviewed?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Does the €500,000 salary cap for bankers at State-owned institutions need to be reviewed?

Sep 27th 2018, 9:53 AM 29,065 Views 84 Comments

It’s worried that staff at Irish banks could be attracted by more lucrative job offers.

Donohoe says bankers' pay cap of €500k is 'worth reviewing' as State-owned banks can't keep staff
# Wage Cap
# Wage Cap

Donohoe says bankers' pay cap of €500k is 'worth reviewing' as State-owned banks can't keep staff

Sep 27th 2018, 6:20 AM 25,788 Views 36 Comments

The finance minister said State-owned banks are finding it difficult to retain staff due to wage competition.

# aib - Monday 20 August, 2018

Most businesses are very worried about Brexit but only a small number have a plan to handle it
# Plan For The Worst
# Plan For The Worst

Most businesses are very worried about Brexit but only a small number have a plan to handle it

Aug 20th 2018, 6:10 AM 7,006 Views 13 Comments

Only 6% have a formal plan in place, according to the AIB Brexit Sentiment Index.

# aib - Friday 27 July, 2018

'Somebody in particular will need a few extra bodyguards that weekend'
# Hard To Forget
From The42
# Hard To Forget

'Somebody in particular will need a few extra bodyguards that weekend'

Jul 27th 2018, 12:49 PM 12,943 Views 2 Comments

In Episode 3 of ‘The Toughest Rivalry’, Harry Redknapp and Gianluca Vialli learn all about the history between Castlehaven and Erin’s Isle.

# aib - Monday 28 May, 2018

AIB extend sponsorship of All-Ireland Football Championship through to 2023
# Take It To The Bank
From The42
# Take It To The Bank

AIB extend sponsorship of All-Ireland Football Championship through to 2023

May 28th 2018, 2:44 PM 2,862 Views 2 Comments

The deal will also see AIB’s association with the All-Ireland club championship reach 32 years.

# aib - Friday 20 April, 2018

'There shouldn't be bonuses for bankers': Taoiseach takes stance on bankers' pay
# Remuneration Restrictions
# Remuneration Restrictions

'There shouldn't be bonuses for bankers': Taoiseach takes stance on bankers' pay

Apr 20th 2018, 9:43 PM 22,614 Views 65 Comments

Varadkar’s comments come after Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe said the government will establish a review to examine bankers’ pay.

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