As most of the Irish banking sector is now in state hands, one of the many challenges ahead for the government is to decide how - and to what extent - the enormous deficits in the banks' defined benefit pension schemes can be filled, or shrunk. Taking all the state-supported banks together, these holes are several billion euro deep. At present, the taxpayer is helping to fill them.
Shortfalls in the Irish banks' defined benefit...
Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!
All Digital Access + eReader
Unlimited Access for 1 Month
Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.
€149 For the 1st Year
Unlimited Access for 1 Year
90 Day Pass
Get a Business Account for you and your team