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# bank-of-ireland - Wednesday 20 March, 2013

Poll: Does bankers' pay need to be high to attract the right people? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Does bankers' pay need to be high to attract the right people?

It was revealed that the CEO of Bank of Ireland Richie Boucher received a total pay packet worth €843,000 last year – despite a €2.1 billion loss at the bank.

Bank of Ireland CEO received total pay of €843,000 last year

Bank of Ireland’s annual report reveals a minor pay increase for Richie Boucher, despite pre-tax losses of €2.17 billion.

# bank-of-ireland - Thursday 14 March, 2013

Column: New restructuring targets for banks don't go far enough to help distressed borrowers

Banks need strict supervision – they have crippled us and can’t be allowed run free, writes David Hall.

# bank-of-ireland - Monday 4 March, 2013

Key meeting in Brussels to discuss whether AIB, BoI costs can be recouped

Eurozone finance ministers will today discuss the key question of whether the Euro’s bailout fund will chip in to Ireland’s costs.

Bank of Ireland loses €2.1 billion in 2012

Looking to the year ahead, its chief executive, Richie Boucher, said that “taxpayers are very much in the money with regard to Bank of Ireland.”

# bank-of-ireland - Sunday 3 February, 2013

Everything you need to know about the promissory notes, but were afraid to ask

You have been and will be hearing a lot about promissory notes in the coming weeks but what’s it all about? We’ve taken your questions, come up with some of our own and asked the experts…

# bank-of-ireland - Friday 28 December, 2012

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

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.

# bank-of-ireland - Thursday 20 December, 2012

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Bank of Ireland Public Interest Directors paid over half a million since appointment

Joe Walsh and Tom Considine were questioned about salaries, bonuses and credit card interest hikes at the Bank of Ireland.

Oireachtas agenda: Seven Bills to be wrapped up before Christmas break

Michael D Higgins will be busy over Christmas: no fewer than seven Bills will be wrapped up today and sent for signature.

Bank directors to be asked if AIB and BOI are acting in public interest

Four directors – including former Tánaiste Dick Spring – will be questioned by the Oireachtas Finance Committee on whether the bailed-out banks are acting in the public interest.

# bank-of-ireland - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

Kenny 'doesn't like' Bank of Ireland rate hike - but can't stop it

Enda Kenny regrets Bank of Ireland’s decision on credit card rates, but says the issue is one for the Financial Regulator.

Bank of Ireland increases credit card interest by up to 4 per cent

The rate increases, which had been advertised in October, kicked in yesterday – only a week before Christmas.

# bank-of-ireland - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Bank of Ireland raises €250 million in sale of subordinated debt

The beleaguered bank has ventured back into the fundraising markets.

# bank-of-ireland - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

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

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

# bank-of-ireland - Friday 23 November, 2012

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock…

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Taxi hijacked at gunpoint in College Green bank robbery

Two robbers hailed a taxi after armed raid on city centre Bank of Ireland branch.

# bank-of-ireland - Thursday 22 November, 2012

Armed robbery at Bank of Ireland on College Green

Two men escaped with an undisclosed sum of money in the raid on Bank of Ireland on College Green in Dublin city centre today.

# bank-of-ireland - Friday 16 November, 2012

Bankers' pay: 1,262 staff at AIB earning six-figure packages

Sinn Féin says Michael Noonan is ‘feigning outrage’ at bankers pay, but doing little to encourage staff to take pay cuts.

# bank-of-ireland - Thursday 15 November, 2012

24 staff at Bank of Ireland earning over €400k a year

Michael Noonan says he “shares the outrage of the public” on bankers pay, but there are “legal constraints” in tackling it.

# bank-of-ireland - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

Bank of Ireland becomes first bank to borrow without State support

The bank has become the first bailed-out lender to raise money on the open markets, raising €1 billion in a bond auction.

# bank-of-ireland - Saturday 3 November, 2012

From The Daily Edge Here is the week's news... skewed Not The News

Here is the week's news... skewed

Breaking via The Mire wire: Making it easier to get an Irish Heritage certificate; criminals too busy wetting themselves at Garda Segways to commit crimes; Richie Boucher catches Bond producers’ eye.

# bank-of-ireland - Thursday 1 November, 2012

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Bank of Ireland: 120 homes repossessed or surrendered in first half of 2012

Meanwhile, it emerged that 16,000 BOI customers have had their mortgage restructured, with 86 per cent of people fully complying with payment.

# bank-of-ireland - Friday 26 October, 2012

Executives of three guaranteed banks to face Oireachtas committee

Representatives of IBRC, AIB and Bank of Ireland will all appear before the Finance committee next week.

# bank-of-ireland - Thursday 18 October, 2012

1,700 bankers in state covered banks paid over €100,000

861 in AIB, 61 in Permanent TSB, 143 in IBRC and 644 in Bank of Ireland paid over €100,000.

# bank-of-ireland - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

NAMA reports €222 million profit for half-year

The agency believes its staff levels will rise over the coming months.

# bank-of-ireland - Saturday 13 October, 2012

From The Daily Edge Here is the week's news... skewed Not The News

Here is the week's news... skewed

Breaking via The Mire wire: Suing for the right to piddle in peace; bank begs people not to pay cash; Enda upstages Rosanna.

# bank-of-ireland - Friday 12 October, 2012

Van Rompuy: Ireland could get deal on bank debts before new watchdog

The President of the European Council says the European banking supervisor doesn’t need to be finalised for the ESM to invest in banks.

# bank-of-ireland - Tuesday 9 October, 2012

Banks repay €3.3 billion in fees from State guarantee schemes

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

# bank-of-ireland - Monday 8 October, 2012

Central Bank names six banks which missold PPI to ineligible customers

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

# bank-of-ireland - Thursday 4 October, 2012

Column: Why banks have begun picking our pockets (and more is still to come)

We need more straight talking on the status of Irish banking, writes expert Ronan Coburn.

# bank-of-ireland - Tuesday 25 September, 2012

Bank of Ireland raises mortgage interest rates by 0.5pc

Mortgage holders have been written to in the last days informing them of an increase in rates from late next month.

# bank-of-ireland - Monday 24 September, 2012

Bank of Ireland criticised over changes to account charges

Most customers will only be able to avail of free banking if they have €3,000 in their account permanently.

# bank-of-ireland - Thursday 20 September, 2012

One in 5 mortgages will default by 2013

County by county survey shows that there are still “substantial losses to be realised on irish residential mortgage loans”.

# bank-of-ireland - Thursday 13 September, 2012

One in three people who apply for mortgages are turned down

Figures revealed for the first time show that 38 per cent of mortgage applications were rejected last year.

# bank-of-ireland - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

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

As this image reveals, quite a bit.

# bank-of-ireland - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

Bank of Ireland says it's 'concerned' that SMEs believe banks are not lending

The bank is reacting to the findings of Central Bank research which shows that Ireland has one of the highest rejection rate for SME loans.

# bank-of-ireland - Monday 20 August, 2012

45 per cent of parents have made no provision for their children’s education

Over two thirds of parents believe they will have to borrow their children’s third level education.

# bank-of-ireland - Sunday 19 August, 2012

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GALLERY: The 15 most valuable companies on the Irish Stock Exchange

There’s been some speculation about some firms delisting from Dublin. Here are the 15 biggest ones trading here.