Bank of Ireland (IRE.N)
6 Dec 2013
|Market Cap (Mil.):||$10,783.10|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||752.80|
LONDON, Dec 6 (IFR) - Bank of Ireland took a giant leap forward in its plans to return to mainstream banking this week when it successfully repaid EUR1.8bn of state aid, breaking free from the clutches of a government that supported it through the financial crisis.
LONDON, Dec 6 - Ireland does not envisage an early sale of the 15 percent equity stake it holds in Bank of Ireland, Finance Minister Michael Noonan said on Friday.
DUBLIN - Bank of Ireland (BoI) raised 580 million euros ($788 million) through a share sale as part of a milestone deal to repay 1.9 billion euros to the state, handing the government a timely financial boost.
* Bank to avoid 450 mln euro step up charge of as a result
DUBLIN, Dec 4 - The Irish government's equity stake in Bank of Ireland fell to around 14 percent from 15 percent after it chose not to take part in a share sale on Wednesday, a spokesman for the finance department said.
DUBLIN, Dec 4 - Bank of Ireland : * The placing stock represents approximately 7.4 per cent. of the bank's issued
DUBLIN, Dec 4 (IFR/Reuters) - Bank of Ireland has got enough orders to meet its target of placing 580 million euros ($788.08 million) of equity on Wednesday as part of a deal to repay 1.8 billion euros of state-owned preference shares, a source involved in the deal told Reuters.
DUBLIN, Dec 4 - Bank of Ireland plans to raise 580 million euros ($788.08 million) of equity through a placing as part of a deal to repay 1.8 billion euros of state-owned preference shares, the lender said on Wednesday.
LONDON, Dec 3 (IFR) - Bank of Ireland is close to launching new shares and debt that will repay EUR1.8bn of state-owned preference shares that the bank had to issue as part of its 2009 bailout, according to market sources.
* BOI says happy with its approach to potential loan losses