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Bank levy extended, Ulster Bank and KBC exempt

KBC Bank Ireland and Ulster Bank are exempt from the bank levy because they are exiting the Irish market The Government’s bank levy is to continue for another year, the Minister for Finance has announced in his budget speech. Introduced in 2013, initially for a period of three years, the idea of the levy was to ensure that the banks ...

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Bank of Ireland CFO leaves bank to join Musgrave Group

Bank of Ireland’s chief financial officer Myles O’Grady is to take up a new role with SuperValu owner Musgraves Group Bank of Ireland has blamed state-imposed curbs on bankers pay and bonuses for the announcement that its chief financial officer Myles O’Grady is to leave the bank to move to a job with the Musgrave Group. Myles O’Grady is moving ...

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Fears of ‘excessive’ inflation overstated – Makhlouf

Central Bank Governor Gabriel Makhlouf said current price pressures reflect ‘transitory factors that will fade out over time’ Central Bank Governor Gabriel Makhlouf has said fears of “excessive” euro area inflation are “overstated”. The Governor made his remarks in a speech this lunchtime at the annual Dublin Economics Workshop, which is being held online this year. The Governor, who is ...

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