Grafton Group chief executive Gavin Slark. Photograph:  Nick Bradshaw

DIY and builders’ supplier group Grafton Group said it would reinstate its second interim dividend for 2019, which was suspended in March last year du(...)

The European Securities and Markets Authority’s  move on Friday to temporarily recognise Euroclear UK & Ireland in London as a so-called third country CSD for the first six months of the year gives time for the transfer to the new system.

The EU regulator for financial markets paved the way for electronic trading in shares and debt instruments listed on Euronext Dublin to continue post-(...)

Companies with shares or debt listed in Dublin must tell Euronext Dublin, the stock exchange operator, by February 24th that they have passed necessary corporate resolutions to allow for the migration of their securities to the new holding and settlement system in Belgium on March 12th.

Companies with shares or debt listed on Euronext Dublin have less than five months to hold shareholder meetings and get paperwork in order to ensure t(...)

The group said it was ‘entering the next phase of its migration project of Irish securities from Euroclear UK & Ireland’

The company behind the settlement of shares traded on the Irish Stock Exchange has secured passporting rights from the Central Bank, allowing it to co(...)

Euroclear said Irish authorities are “actively considering” the legal proposals that it has made.

The Government may have to push through “bespoke legislation” to ensure Irish shares can continue to be traded and settled seamlessly following Brexit(...)

It is expected that the Irish securities market will have migrated to Euroclear Bank in Belgium by March 30th, 2021. Photograph:  iStock

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has rubberstamped a plan to facilitate the continued settlement of Irish shares traded for up to (...)

Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The company behind the settlement of shares traded on the Irish Stock Exchange is working on a back-up plan to continue to service the market in the w(...)