to restructure or close underperforming markets in the Europe, Middle East, and Africa regions, including the Republic of Ireland (following its previously announced exit of South Korea and Vietnam). Although it will take time for these efforts to yield
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Europe's highest court on Tuesday told a lower court to re-examine a long-running dispute between France, Italy and Ireland and EU competition regulators over whether millions of euros in state aid granted to the alumina sector was legal.
* Use of industry data for loan loss models a new feature
Accelrys ( ACCL ) acquires Irish cloud-based life sciences compliance software maker QUMAS for $50M in cash. QUMAS generated revenue growth of 27% in 2012
LONDON (Reuters) - Banks in Europe, keen for any hints about next year's industry health check by European regulators, will find few pointers from Ireland 's just-completed review of its three major lenders.
colonoscopy.In case long-standing tensions might erupt into violence in Israel, Given has set up a manufacturing facility in Ireland to take over production with minimal disruption to physicians and hospitals.Given has focused more attention on Japan
of U.K. commercial loans to Cerberus for £90M n cash. Late last week, the bank sold a portfolio of poorly-performing Irish mortgages to Apollo Group for £257M. This group of assets generated losses of £33M a year ago. Noncore assets at Lloyds
market." Covidien intends to finance the transaction, which is expected to be completed by March 31, with cash on hand. The Irish -based firm forecast that Given will add $40-50M a quarter in incremental revenue. The acquisition is seen as being neutral
LONDON, Dec 6 (IFR) - Bank of Ireland took a giant leap forward in its plans to return to mainstream banking this week when it successfully repaid EUR1.8bn of state aid, breaking free from the...
LONDON, Dec 6 (Reuters) - Ireland does not envisage an early sale of the 15 percent equity stake it holds in Bank of Ireland , Finance Minister Michael Noonan said on Friday.