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# Burden-Sharing

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# Bondholders
Noonan assures German bankers: 'Ireland will not burn senior bondholders'
Michael Noonan tells an audience in Berlin that senior bondholders in banks, or in the Irish state itself, will be repaid in full.
# Eurozone
Merkel throws down gauntlet to bondholders over Greek bailout
The German chancellor has warned private investors they must share the burden – putting her on a collision course with EU banking chiefs.
# Anger Management
Ratings agency gets Moody on Anglo... again
Unguaranteed bonds in Anglo and Irish Nationwide now lie eight notches below the junk threshold.
# Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Sunday
In your Fix tonight: Labour picks its president; the cost of a second Greek bailout; the former government minister and the social network; The Boss looses his Big Man; and the dog who loves a riot.
# Greece
Second Greek bailout "roughly equal" to earlier €110bn package, says PM
Greek Prime Minister Papandreou has dismissed calls to default on national debt.
# Debt Burden
Noonan pushing bondholder burden-sharing at EU meeting on Greek debt
Will any new and more favourable conditions on Greece’s bailout be extended to Ireland’s deal?
# Bondholders
Finance Minister announces plans to try to burn senior bondholders
Michael Noonan says attempts will be made to impose significant losses on bondholders at Anglo Irish Bank and Irish Nationwide Building Society.
AIB saves taxpayer €1.6bn by burning junior bondholders
Preliminary results of AIB’s burden-sharing exercise, largely cleared by the courts last week, are positive for the public.
# Bank of Ireland
UK pensioners taking BOI to court over burden-sharing plan
UK investors face losing 80 per cent of their investment under the bank’s plan – but could lose much more if they vote against the plan and it passes.
# Bank of Ireland
Bank of Ireland confirms plan to burn junior bondholders – and save us €2bn
The last bank outside State ownership wants to save as much as it can of the €2.6bn it owes in subordinated bonds.
# Bondholders
AIB announce junior bondholder burden-sharing scheme
Minister Noonan says AIB’s plan is the last chance to ensure appropriate burden-sharing by the bank’s bondholders.
Noonan dismisses court challenge of AIB junior bondholders against being burnt
A group of AIB investors with €2.6bn in bonds is trying to stop the government from enforcing an 80 per cent haircut.