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Hundreds of KBC workers meet with union to discuss future of Bank.

Apr 20 2021, 16:28    FSU

KBC and Bank of Ireland need to confirm that TUPE legislation will apply say FSU. John O’Connell, General Secretary of the Financial Services Union (FSU) has called for a clear statement from KBC and Bank of Ireland (BOI) that they intend for TUPE legislation to apply to any possible deal between the two Banks. Mr O’Connell advised a virtual mass meeting, arranged by the FSU of almost 400 KBC staff that the FSU had engaged a Senior Legal Team to advise the Union on the complexities …


  • Bank of Ireland and KBC need to confirm staff will transfer with the work says FSU.    FSU No excuse for not establishing a banking forum. John O’Connell, General Secretary of the Financial Services Union (FSU) has called on Bank of Ireland (BOI) and KBC to publish the memorandum of understanding and to confirm that transfer of understanding legislation (TUPE) will apply to any …
  • AIB agreement to increase parent’s leave allowance from the existing two weeks to five weeks is welcome news    FSU The Financial Services Union has welcomed the announcement by AIB that it plans to increase its parents leave allowance from the existing two weeks to five weeks. AIB are proceeding with this change in response to legislative changes passed through the Dail and the Seanad last week. AIB has …
  • Code of Practice on Right to Disconnect is a very welcome and positive development    FSU Code of Practice on Right to Disconnect is a very welcome and positive development says FSU. Implementation is key to its success. The Financial Services Union (FSU) has welcomed the publication of the new Code of Practice on the Right to Disconnect developed by the Workplace Relations Commission. …
  • FSU welcomes creation of group to review the collective bargaining    FSU Press Statement from the Financial Services Union. FSU welcomes creation of group to review the collective bargaining. Workers have the right to fair workplace and the Government needs to support this. FSU welcomes the announcement by the Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and …
  • FSU meet with Sean Fleming TD. Minister of State at the Department of Finance    FSU Press Statement from the Financial Services Union FSU meet with Sean Fleming TD. Minister of State at the Department of Finance Government needs to act on Banking Forum. Banking infrastructure will be ripped apart if we do not say stop says FSU. The establishment of a Banking Forum, proposed Bank …
  • Publication by Danske Bank of workplace Domestic Violence policy a welcome development    FSU Press Statement from the Financial Services Union Publication by Danske Bank of workplace Domestic Violence policy a welcome development says FSU. The Financial Services Union (FSU) has welcomed the publication today by Danske Bank of a domestic violence workplace policy which was negotiated with …
  • Financial Services Union welcomes the publication of the consumer protection outlook report.    FSU Press Release from the Financial Services Union. Financial Services Union welcomes the publication of the consumer protection outlook report. Central Bank should lead by example by putting consumer interests first. The General Secretary of the FSU has today welcomed the publication of the consumer …
  • SEARS legislation needed as a matter of urgency.    FSU Press release from the Financial Services Union SEARS legislation needed as a matter of urgency. Customers first approach to Banking needed says FSU. The Central Banks decision to fine Ulster Bank €38 million for its handling of tracker mortgages shows the urgent need for a customer first …