Irish bonds reverse course and slip, as Allied Irish Banks (AIB -0.8%) says its deposit base...

|About: Allied Irish Banks, P.L.C.... (AIBYY)|By:, SA News Editor

Irish bonds reverse course and slip, as Allied Irish Banks (AIB -0.8%) says its deposit base shrank 17% this year - about €13B ($17.8B). The spread between Irish and German bonds widened three basis points to 544 bp, but it's 19 points narrower for the week.