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# Bank Bonuses

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# Pay
No bank staff hit with higher USC charge on bonuses since 2011
The charge was brought in to discourage ‘inappropriate’ bonus payments being made to staff in bailed out banks.
# incentivisation
Noonan confirms he said no to bonuses in face-to-face meeting with AIB bosses
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.
# Bank Bonuses
Bankers bonuses set to be capped after European approval for limits
MEPs support a move that would limit bonuses to 100 per cent of salary from January of next year.
# Bank Bonuses
'Culture of bonus as an entitlement' behind push for banker bonus legislation, says O'Dea
Former FF minister says proposals target higher-ranking bankers and their work performance.
# Bank Bonuses
FF tables new laws to defer bankers' bonuses for five years
Willie O’Dea’s new proposals would see bankers have bonuses deferred for five years, and forfeited if the bank loses money.
# Bank Bonuses
Bank of Ireland paid staff €66m in bonuses since bank guarantee: Report
A damning report commissioned by the Department of Finance has unveiled a “catalogue of errors” by the bank – and reveals that a further €21m is marked for bonus-type this year.
# Hardest Word
Sorry still the hardest word for Britain's bankers
Bob Diamond says there was a period of remorse and apology – but now it’s over.
# Bank Bonuses
Banks pay €44m in bonuses since state guarantee
Ireland’s bankers have earned €44m on bonuses since September 20 – with one BoI senior getting €500,000 in recent weeks.
# AIB Bonuses
AIB should have contested bonuses case, says Harney
Health Minister offers her view on the AIB bonus case which will see the bank pay out €40m in staff bonuses for 2008.
# Your Say
Poll: Should bankers get their bonuses?
Up to 2,400 staff in AIB are set to benefit from €40 million in bonuses. Is this only fair, or is too much of a kick in the teeth to taxpayers? Let us know what you think.
# Banking
UK gets tough on Bankers pay
A new code will see at least 40% of bonuses deferred for three years.