Greencore proposed the return of value to shareholders after selling out of its US business for $1.075 billion  to American rival Hearthside Foods in a surprise move last year. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

I was wondering if there will be a special dividend to those people who didn’t participate in the Greencore tender offer. Regards Mr D.L., email I (...)

Greencore chief executive Patrick Coveney at the company’s agm. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The share buyback offer of sandwich group Greencore has been oversubscribed, with shareholders taking up the full £509 million (€567m) on offer. Howev(...)

The sale Phoenix Group will trigger a “return of value” of about £1.75 billion to the group’s shareholders – including almost 57,000 in Ireland

Standard Life Aberdeen’s sale of its insurance business to Phoenix Group has been overwhelming approved by shareholders after its chairman pledged it (...)