Bank of Ireland (IRE.N)
13 Feb 2015
DUBLIN, March 31 (Reuters/IFR) - Canada's Fairfax Financial Holdings has sold half of its 5.8 percent stake in Bank of Ireland for more than triple what it paid for it in 2011, a source with knowledge of the deal said, pushing the share price down 6 percent.
DUBLIN, March 31 (Reuters/IFR) - Canada's Fairfax Financial Holdings sold a 2.9 percent stake in Bank of Ireland at 36 euro cents per share on Tuesday, a source familiar with the transaction said.
DUBLIN, March 30 - Canada's Fairfax Financial Holdings on Monday moved to sell half of its 5.8 percent stake in Bank of Ireland, cashing in on shares that have more than tripled in value since their purchase at the height of the euro zone crisis.
DUBLIN, March 30 - Fairfax Financial on Monday launched the sale of 2.9 percent of Bank of Ireland in a deal being managed by Deutsche Bank, sources told IFR.
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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.
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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.