Friday 22 September 2017

Denying bonuses a dangerous precedent

There are three politically incorrect facts about the AIB bonus controversy that politicians, the media and the public seem to deliberately ignore.

One: the AIB staff in question are legally and contractually entitled to the payments as part of their remuneration package.

Two: the payments relate to the period 2007-08, before a penny of State funding had been injected into AIB.

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