AIB Group Plc engages in the provision of financial services. It operates through the following segments: Retail and Commercial Banking; Wholesale, Institutional and Corporate Banking; AIB UK; and Group. The Retail and Commercial Banking segment includes personal and SME customer related services. The Wholesale, Institutional and Corporate Banking segment comprises of corporate banking; syndicated and international finance; real estate finance; and specialised finance. The AIB UK segment involves AIB GB and First Trust Bank operations. The Group segment involves group treasury, support functions, and central control. The company was founded on September 21, 1966 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.