News round-up: Thursday's top stories

It was a day dominated by banking job cuts, stockbroking takeovers and company results. Here are Thursday's top stories.

8th March, 2012
News round-up: Thursday's top stories
AIB dominated the local news agenda today.

Today's main stories:

* **AIB** to cut 2,500 jobs in drive to reduce costs; its shares rise(!story/Home/News/AIB+shares+jump+after+job+cut+news/id/19410615-5218-4f58-8ae8-1e2d14139830) on the news.

* The bank’s **chief executive David Duffy** says in an email that pay and benefits for remaining staff is under review.

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