Bank of Ireland (IRE.N)
30 Jan 2015
Lead Manager(s) BNP Paribas, Lloyds Bank, Morgan Stanley, Natixis
* Tentative signs that house price growth may be cooling (Adds Bank of Ireland rate cut)
DUBLIN, Dec 12 - Bank of Ireland bought a portfolio of performing mortgages from the liquidators appointed to the failed Anglo Irish Bank for 253 million euros ($315.5 million) on Friday as it seeks to expand its loan book in the face of tepid demand.
BRIEF-Bank of Ireland to acquire RESI mortgage portfolio from Irish Bank Resolution Corp's liquidators
* Today agreed terms to acquire a portfolio of performing residential mortgages from Kieran Wallace and Eamonn Richardson, special liquidators to Irish Bank Resolution Corporation Ltd
DUBLIN, Nov 5 - Bank of Ireland's chief executive said lending to business would not be boosted simply by the outcome of bank stress tests and while improving, credit demand would trail the economic recovery taking hold.
DUBLIN, Nov 5 - Bank of Ireland said on Wednesday that its proportion of homeowners in arrears was down 24 percent from a peak at the end of September, and investment property loans in distress had fallen 12 percent from their peak.
DUBLIN, Oct 31 - Bank Of Ireland said it continued to generate capital at a significant pace during the third quarter, when its margins grew further and its stock of defaulted loans declined.
* Trading in line with expectations, benefiting from positive economic environment
DUBLIN, Oct 24 - Staff at Bank of Ireland , the country's largest bank by assets, are set to receive their first pay increase in six years after the part state-owned lender reached an agreement with its largest trade union on Friday.
* To pay Irish National Pensions Reserve Fund 214.5 million eur cash as coupon payment due on preference shares Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Reporting by Conor Humphries)