Talk about a big-name buy. The Governor and Company of the Bank of Ireland (IRE), to give them their proper polysyllabic title, is easily the best percentage gainer on the entire New York Stock Exchange this afternoon, up more than 18% as …
Asked to name the best footballer to emerge from the youth ranks at Manchester City, a wit might come up with Ryan Giggs, for whom club sages were envisaging a bright blue future until Alex Ferguson, lately arrived in Manchester from …
Bank of Ireland said it remains on track to buy back €1.3bn of preferred stock issued during the financial crisis, even as its capital level fell in the third quarter on a widening pension deficit. Bank of Ireland shares eased slightly to close at …
The head of Sport Ireland has said that organisers of mixed martial arts events here have a responsibility to ensure fighters are safe. Former Olympian John Treacy is calling for a review to determine whether or not the sport should be …
A few years ago I reached a tipping point where I had lived in the UK for more years than I’d lived in Ireland, the country of my birth. Acknowledging that was a big deal for me. I’d been playing with the figures and putting it off, discounting the …
Meanwhile, IRE is awaiting approval from the Federal Home Loan Bank Board, which regulates S&Ls, to increase its stake in Atlantic Federal from 9.9 percent to 30 percent through stock options. Pearce, who owns 9.9 percent of Atlantic …
These are external links and will open in a new window The length of time it takes for major planning decisions to be made is making Northern Ireland a laughing stock, an assembly member has said. Alban Maginness, the chairman of …
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BELFAST (Reuters) - The British government will grant Northern Ireland’s politicians a few days for more talks after they missed a deadline to restore a power-sharing government on Thursday, Prime Minister Theresa May’s spokesman said. …
DUBLIN, March 30 (Reuters) - Shares in Bank of Ireland BKIR.I and Allied Irish Banks (ALBK.I) will be suspended from trading on Thursday on the Irish stock exchange ahead of the publication of crunch stress tests. The central bank said …