Fairfax would have paid €93.5 million for the Bank of Ireland shares when it bought into it in 2011

Billionaire Prem Watsa’s Fairfax Financial stands to make up to €255 million from the sale of shares in Bank of Ireland. Fairfax said yesterday it wa(...)

Fairfax Financial plans to sell almost 3 per cent of Bank of Ireland.

Fairfax Financial plans to sell almost 3 per cent of Bank of Ireland according to reports late on Monday.The investment group, founded by billionaire (...)

Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd, the Canadian property and casualty insurer run by contrarian investor Prem Watsa, said it would buy Brit Plc for about(...)

David Duffy, chief executive of AIB: hopes that the State would have its money back in full within 10 years.

Buyer beware is always a good starting point for retail investors who are considering purchasing shares. Prices can go up as well as down, after all. (...)

 Nick Corcoran (left) and Nigel McDermott of Cardinal Capital in Residence on Stephen’s Green, Dublin 2. Photograph: Clodagh Kilcoyne

The spectacular Gherkin building is the perfect place to look out on London’s financial world, from the City’s investment banks directly below it to M(...)

Bank of Ireland chief executive Richie Boucher has been diagnosed with cancer. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Bank of Ireland chief executive Richie Boucher has been diagnosed with cancer. Staff at the bank were informed of his illness after stock markets had (...)

Is this latest share sale a call by Wilbur Ross on Bank of Ireland?

A couple of years back, billionaire US investor Wilbur Ross brought together a number of top executives from the various companies in which his group,(...)

US billionaire investor  Wilbur Ross has sold his 5.5 per cent stake in Bank of Ireland. Photo: David Sleator/The Irish Times

The sale by billionaire investor Wilbur Ross of his entire shareholding in Bank of Ireland was priced at 0.265 euros a share, Deutsche Bank, the placi(...)

US billionaire investor Wilbur Ross surprised the markets yesterday by announcing his intention to sell his remaining 5.5 per cent stake in Bank of Ireland. Photograph: Bloomberg

US billionaire investor Wilbur Ross surprised the markets yesterday by announcing his intention to sell his remaining 5.5 per cent stake in Bank of Ir(...)

US billionaire Wilbur Ross will sell his entire holding in Bank of Ireland three years after his pioneering investment kept the struggling bank out of state hands, but he said he remained confident about its prospects.

US billionaire Wilbur Ross will sell his entire holding in Bank of Ireland three years after his pioneering investment kept the struggling bank out o(...)