Bank of Ireland (IRE.N)
13 Feb 2015
Borrower The Governor and Company of the Bank of Ireland
DUBLIN, Feb 27 - Bank of Ireland Chief Executive Richie Boucher said he had made mistakes in the run-up to the Irish banking crisis and will take full responsibility for them when he appears before a parliamentary inquiry.
DUBLIN, Feb 27 - The Bank of Ireland has examined the likely impact on the wider market if Greece were to leave the euro zone and felt that such a scenario would be manageable for its business, chief executive Richie Boucher said on Friday.
DUBLIN, Feb 27 - Bank of Ireland made a profit last year for the first time since the 2008 financial crisis, thanks to growth in new lending and a claw-back of money set aside for bad loans.
* Bank of Ireland CEO says quite comfortable with new central bank mortgage restrictions Further company coverage: (Reporting By Padraic Halpin)
DUBLIN, Feb 27 - Bank of Ireland posted a profit last year for the first time since the financial crisis struck in 2008 as new lending grew by more than half and it clawed back money set aside previously to cover bad loans.
* Bank of Ireland CFO says expects nim to rise further this year, albeit at more moderate pace Further company coverage: (Reporting By Padraic Halpin)
DUBLIN, Feb 27 - Bank of Ireland may "take some advantage" of the European Central Bank's new bond buying programme when it begins next month, chief executive Richie Boucher said on Friday.
* Fy underlying profit before tax of 921 million euros versus 569 million euro loss a year ago
LONDON, Feb 5 - Bank of Ireland and Goldman Sachs have agreed to acquire a portfolio of Irish commercial loans with a face value of 540 million euros ($617 million) from Danske Bank, Bank of Ireland announced on Thursday.