MICHAEL BUCKLEY CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF ALLIED IRISH BANK GIVES A
PRESS CONFERENCE IN DUBLIN.
Michael Buckley, Chief Executive Officer of the Allied Irish Bank in
the Republic of Ireland, explains the bank's findings during a press
conference at AIB headquarters in Dublin, March 14, 2002. U.S. banking
expert Eugene Ludwig handed in his report on the biggest bank fraud in
Irish history at the headquarters of Allied Irish Banks after rogue
currency trader John Rusnak racked up losses of nearly $700 million
(495 million pounds) at its U.S. subsidiary Allfirst Financial.