23 December 2014

Highlights from ISE activities for six special charities during 2014

In 2014 we committed to support and raise awareness for six charities - CASA, Irish Cancer Society, Cystinosis Foundation Ireland, Peter McVerry Trust, Pieta House, ALONE.

22 December 2014

Two new commercial mortgage backed securities list on the ISE

Deutsche Bank and Morgan Stanley list new commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) on the Irish Stock Exchange

11 December 2014

Ethiopia joins other African nations in listing its first bond on MSM

Ethiopia has listed its first sovereign bond on the ISE’s Main Securities Market. The US$1bn bond follows debt listings from a number of African nations in Ireland.

2 December 2014

Monthly market statistics for November 2014

Statistics for November and ytd 2014 on ISEQ performance, market capitalisation, equities and government bonds - trade numbers and turnover, new debt and fund listings.

1 December 2014

ISE offers discount of 33% on LEI bulk orders of 10 or more codes

The cost of buying 10 or more legal entity identifiers (LEIs) is reduced to €120 per LEI on www.isedirect.ie. The new charge for bulk renewals is €87. Prices ex VAT.

28 November 2014

US-based Fannie Mae lists $1,449m notes on the ISE’s GEM market

Fannie Mae, the leading residential mortgage provider in the USA’s secondary market, lists US$1,449m bond notes on the ISE’s Global Exchange Market (GEM)

26 November 2014

Denmark’s Saxo Bank lists €42.5m perpetual bond on ISE’s GEM market

Saxo Bank, the Denmark-based multi-asset brokerage and bank, lists €42.5m perpetual bond on the ISE’s Global Exchange Market (GEM)

24 November 2014

Daily disclosure requirement for actively managed ETFs removed

The ISE has removed the requirement for daily disclosure of portfolio details for actively managed exchange traded funds (ETFs). This change came into effect November 18.

24 November 2014

ISE reduces clearing fees in the Irish market by 50%

The ISE reduces clearing fees for order book trades in Irish equities and ETFs from 3 December, benefiting trading member firms and investors

21 November 2014

Deirdre Somers talks about leadership to Executive MBA students in UCC

ISE CEO Deirdre Somers returns to her alma mater University College Cork to deliver a guest lecture on leadership to students of UCC’s Executive MBA programme

20 November 2014

Winners of the 2014 Published Accounts Awards announced

The winners of the ISE sponsored Published Accounts Awards 2014 were announced today. The awards reward companies who seek excellence in financial reporting in Ireland.

17 November 2014

ISE signs Memorandum of Understanding with Shanghai Stock Exchange

The ISE has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Shanghai Stock Exchange, with the aim of developing a business relationship between the exchanges.

10 November 2014

ISE Fund Hub launches on www.isefundhub.com

The Irish Stock Exchange (ISE) today launches the ISE Fund Hub, www.isefundhub.com, a new web based information portal for ISE-listed funds

7 November 2014

BSkyB lists debt securities worth US$2bn on the ISE

BSkyB, the leading home entertainment and communications business in the UK and Ireland, has listed two debt securities of US$750m and US$1.25bn on the ISE’s GEM market.

6 November 2014

Monthly market statistics for October 2014

Statistics for October and ytd 2014 on ISEQ performance, market capitalisation, equities and government bonds - trade numbers and turnover, new debt and fund listings.

4 November 2014

The ISE’s importance to aviation finance highlighted in Airfinance Annual 2014/15

Joe Gill, Director of Corporate Broking, Goodbody Stockbrokers, writes in the Airfinance Annual 2014/15 how demand for aircraft is growing strongly.

29 October 2014

Companies shortlisted for Published Accounts Awards 2014 are announced

The Chartered Accounts Ireland Leinster society has today published the shortlist of companies nominated for the Published Accounts Awards for 2014. The winners of the ISE-sponsored awards will be announced on 20 November 2014.

28 October 2014

ISE CEO discusses “exchanges serving the real economy” at the 2014 WFE General Assembly

Deirdre Somers, ISE CEO, is attending the World Federation of Exchange’s 2014 General Assembly in Seoul Korea, where she is moderating a panel on “exchanges serving the real economy”.

28 October 2014

Wisdomtree lists its first UCITS ETFs in Europe on the ISE

Wisdomtree has listed its first UCITS exchange traded funds (ETFs) in Europe on the ISE. The four ETFs are listed on the Main Securities Market and traded in London. Wisdomtree is the eight largest exchange-traded product (ETP) provider in the world.

21 October 2014

Indecon publishes report on the economic impact of Ireland’s stock market and securities industry

The Indecon report finds that a local stock market and securities industry directly supports 2,100 jobs in Ireland and is worth €207m each year to the Irish economy.

16 July 2014

ISE reports strong growth in trading volumes in H1 2014

The strong demand for Irish shares during 2013 continued into H1 2014, according to new statistics published today by the ISE. The number of trades, 2.2m, was an increase of 32% on the same period in 2013.

4 June 2014

ISE reports 15% increase in pre-tax profits for 2013

The ISE has reported pre-tax profits of €7.2m for 2013, a 15% increase on 2012 (2012: €6.3m). Revenues were 12% higher at €22.9m (2012: €20.4m).

2 May 2014

Mainstay Medical floats on the ISE

Mainstay Medical has today raised €18m on its flotation on the Irish market and commenced trading with a market capitalisation of €90m. It is the first company on the ESM to have a dual quotation with Euronext Paris.

2 May 2014

ISEQ records gain of 10% in Q1 2014

Irish Stock Exchange (ISE) statistics released today show the ISEQ Overall index had a strong start to 2014, increasing by 10%, one of the best performing indices in Europe in Q1.

16 April 2014

Irish Residential Properties REIT lists on the ISE raising €200m

Irish Residential Properties REIT plc (“the REIT”), the first residentially focused REIT to list in Ireland, commenced trading on the ISE today. The REIT raised €200m from Irish and international investors.

14 April 2014

ISE changes its corporate structure to a plc

The ISE has formed a new corporate structure and has become a public limited company: The Irish Stock Exchange plc. All operations, services and processes are now being undertaken by the new entity.

19 March 2014

Dalata Hotel Group joins the ISE raising €265m

Dalata Hotel Group (Dalata), the largest hotel operator in Ireland, has today joined the ISE raising €265m. Dalata operates 40 hotels, totaling over 6,100 rooms, with all bar one – Cardiff – located in Ireland. The Group's portfolio includes the 13 Maldron Hotels as well as other well-known hotels across the country.

7 March 2014

Discovery Communications lists €300m corporate bond on the ISE

Global media company, Discovery Communications, has listed its first corporate bond on the ISE. The US based company specialises in non-fiction entertainment and operates more than 190 worldwide television networks.

6 March 2014

ISE honours Oonah Keogh - world’s first female member of a stock exchange

The extraordinary life of Oonah Keogh, admitted to the ISE in 1925 and the first female member of a stock exchange in the world, was marked at the ISE to celebrate International Women’s Day.


Sign up for press releases and other news