#EBS Building Society
# ebs-building-society - Today’s News
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# ebs-building-society - Wednesday 12 December, 2012
The approval is seen as routine and may be the last extension, with the possibility of a withdrawal early next year.
# ebs-building-society - Tuesday 9 October, 2012
New figures show the seven banks covered by the State’s guarantees have returned €3.36 billion so far.
# ebs-building-society - Thursday 8 December, 2011
AIB says its funding costs are not driven by the ECB’s own rates – and that it needs to ensure it makes money for the taxpayer.
# ebs-building-society - Wednesday 3 August, 2011
Department of Finance figures show that the Exchequer would be €2bn better off than at last year, if not for the banks.
# ebs-building-society - Thursday 26 May, 2011
The merger will be completed by July 1, but EBS will retain its own brand after AIB buys its shares for the price of €1.
# ebs-building-society - Wednesday 27 April, 2011
The Department of Finance says it will advertise in the papers, seeking expressions of interest for appointments to boards.
# ebs-building-society - Monday 18 April, 2011
Nine things you need to know by 9am: Enda’s “charm offensive” continues, MORE bad news for Irish banks, and a new €430m ski resort in… Louth?
# ebs-building-society - Friday 15 April, 2011
The results come as the building society prepares for a merger with Allied Irish Banks as ordered by the government last month.
# ebs-building-society - Thursday 31 March, 2011
AIB needs €13.3bn, Bank of Ireland €5.2bn, Irish Life & Permanent €4bn, and EBS building society €1.5bn in state funds.
# ebs-building-society - Wednesday 30 March, 2011
All six of the guaranteed banks will be in state ownership, with Bank of Ireland and Irish Life and Permanent needing cash.
The National Treasury Management Agency says the sale of the building society was not ‘commercially attractive’
# ebs-building-society - Thursday 17 March, 2011
Central bank stress tests are considering the possibility of a 55 – 60 per cent drop in house prices since the peak of the property boom in 2007.
# ebs-building-society - Wednesday 2 March, 2011
The Central Bank decides, on a ‘once-off’ basis, to tell us that Ireland’s banks owe bondholders a total of €63.4 billion.
# ebs-building-society - Thursday 16 December, 2010
Gillian Bowler will step down from the helm of Irish Life & Permanent once her successor has been appointed.
# ebs-building-society - Tuesday 19 October, 2010
The European Commission begins its probe into the plans of the state-owned building society, which is up for sale.