22 November 2012

Ireland requires soul searching on attitude towards equity market – ISE CEO

Ireland risks missing out on a substantial economic dividend from a generation of homegrown Irish business success stories in the absence of a clear national policy to support entrepreneurs and grow businesses to scale according to the ISE's Deirdre Somers. She was speaking at the Published Accounts Awards ceremony, hosted by the Leinster Society of Chartered Accountants.

15 November 2012

ISE given key role to monitor debt securitisations standards in Europe

The ISE has been appointed to a key role in a new European initiative designed to provide the benchmark standard for the asset backed securities market. The new initiative is led by an organisation called Prime Collateralised Securities [PCS]. PCS is an industry-led, non-profit initiative set up to develop a label for high quality securitisations.

5 November 2012

Transparency Regulations – unwinding of delegation

In line with EU requirements, the Central Bank of Ireland and the Irish Stock Exchange have successfully unwinded a delegation arrangement relating to the performance of certain tasks under the Transparency Regulations.

4 October 2012

Morgan Stanley admitted as a primary dealer in Irish Government bonds

Morgan Stanley, the leading global financial services firm, has been admitted as a primary dealer in Irish Government bonds.

20 July 2012

ISE extends Xetra contract with Deutsche Börse

The ISE has extended its use of the ISE Xetra trading system, the electronic securities trading platform developed by Deutsche Börse, until 31 December 2016.

11 June 2012

Fastnet Oil and Gas joins ISE with market capitalisation of €22.8m

Fastnet Oil and Gas has joined the Enterprise Securities Market (ESM), the ISE's market for growth companies, with a market capitalisation of €22.8m.

10 June 2012

ISE reports strong pre-tax profits for 2011

The ISE has reported revenues of €21.3m for 2011, a 4% increase on 2010. Pre-tax profits after an exceptional pension charge of €2 million were €4.6m.

21 March 2012

ISE joins BT Radianz community

Market data from the ISE is now accessible to the 15,000+ global member sites in the BT Radianz Cloud making it easier for investors in Europe and beyond to access ISE information.

2 March 2012

ISE warns investors about share scams

The ISE warns investors to be vigilant to potential fraud from "boiler room" scams which contact investors unexpectedly and offer to buy shares at prices higher than current market value.

27 February 2012

ISE is Europe's first exchange to list Global Depositary Notes

The ISE has admitted the first ever Global Depositary Note (GDN) to a European exchange market. Issued by Citibank, it relates to an offering by Pemex, the Mexican state-owned petroleum company, one of the largest companies in Latin America.

21 February 2012

ISE and MSE launch the European Wholesale Securities Market

The ISE and the Malta Stock Exchange (MSE) have launched the European Wholesale Securities Market (EWSM), www.ewsm.eu, a new market for wholesale fixed income debt securities.