Bank of Ireland announces the sale of Bank of Ireland Securities Services (“BoISS”) to Northern Trust Corporation for total cash consideration of up to €60 million subject to certain conditions. The transaction is conditional, inter alia, upon the receipt of certain regulatory clearances and is expected to close in the coming months. The sale is expected to generate equity tier 1 capital of c. €40 million for the Bank.
For further information please contact:
|John O’Donovan||Group Chief Financial Officer||+353 (0) 76 623 4703|
|Andrew Keating||Director of Group Finance||+353 (0) 1 637 8141|
|Dan Loughrey||Head of Group Communications||+353 (0) 76 623 4770|
|Tony Joyce||Head of Group Investor Relations||+353 (0) 76 623 4729|