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# recapitalisation - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Now even Disney has had to get a bailout...

Euro Disney’s shareholders have approved a €1 billion recapitalisation.

# recapitalisation - Friday 15 August, 2014

Was it legal? High Court refers PTSB bail-out case to Europe

The High Court could not rule on whether the move was legal.

# recapitalisation - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

"I'm reflecting" - Still no decision on post-bailout credit line says Noonan

Minister Noonan addressed the Finance Committee on the agenda for the upcoming Economic and Financial Affairs Council meeting.

# recapitalisation - Monday 24 June, 2013

Bank bondholders would be forced to take losses under Noonan plan

The Financial Times has obtained a proposal circulated by Noonan on how Eurozone banks should deal with problems in future.

# recapitalisation - Friday 19 October, 2012

The Evening Fix... now with added Shane Ross haircut

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

# recapitalisation - Friday 29 June, 2012

We Know How You Feel Photo of the Day OMG

We Know How You Feel Photo of the Day

This is Luxembourg’s Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker at summit of EU leaders in Brussels. Maybe he knows something we don’t…

# recapitalisation - Saturday 9 June, 2012

Spain bailout could reach €100billion, say sources

The IMF warned earlier today that the country’s banks could require up to €40billion in recapitalisation alone.

# recapitalisation - Wednesday 9 May, 2012

Honohan's call for direct recapitalisation of banks is '€64bn too late' - SF

Sinn Féin has welcomed a call from the governor of the Central Bank for distressed banks to be directly recapitalised from EU funds.

# recapitalisation - Tuesday 8 May, 2012

Honohan calls for EU-wide 'banking union'

The Central Bank governor also said Irish banks should be recapitalised with EU funds – and without running up our national debt.

# recapitalisation - Monday 23 April, 2012

Ireland recorded a 13.1 per cent deficit last year

Without the whole banking debt, it could have been down to 9.4 per cent.

# recapitalisation - Saturday 3 March, 2012

AIB still paying millions for staff gym and golf club fees Exclusive

The bank – which is 99.8 per cent owned by the taxpayer – still pays fees for thousands of staff, despite a State ban on bonuses.

# recapitalisation - Monday 20 February, 2012

Bank of Ireland reports 80 per cent drop in losses

Preliminary results for 2011 show that losses before tax fell to €190m, compared to €950m in the previous twelve months.

# recapitalisation - Saturday 26 November, 2011

Noonan says no additional funds needed for IL&P recapitalisation

The Minister for Finance says that the €1.3 billion that will be needed to recapitalise the financial institution has already been accounted for.

Sale of Irish Life collapses at a cost of €1.3 billion to taxpayer

The Department of Finance said challenging market conditions did not support the sale in recent days.

# recapitalisation - Friday 18 November, 2011

Budget leaks: Government to inject €250 million into credit unions Exclusive

The recapitalisation figure in the leaked budget documents is significantly less than the €1 billion previously suggested by Michael Noonan – but there will be more money available in 2012 if the credit unions need it.

# recapitalisation - Saturday 8 October, 2011

Eurozone debt crisis: 9 key diary dates this month

Will this be the most important month for the 17 nations of the euro area?

# recapitalisation - Thursday 6 October, 2011

Government to recapitalise credit unions by as much as €1billion

Finance minister Michael Noonan has also said that the banking sector is now well-placed to deal with any further distress in the economy.

# recapitalisation - Wednesday 20 July, 2011

Irish Life and Permanent shareholders could reject nationalisation

The government is proposing to inject nearly €4 billion to take 99 per cent control of the bank.

# recapitalisation - Wednesday 15 June, 2011

80 Credit Unions 'risk closure' over loan losses - insurer

CUNA Mutual, a major insurer of Irish credit unions, says a fifth of branches could close over mounting lending losses.

# recapitalisation - Tuesday 14 June, 2011

Credit unions could be next to receive taxpayer funding

The Cabinet will soon discuss a solvency plan that could see the State provide a capital injection into credit unions.

# recapitalisation - Monday 14 March, 2011

Noonan asks Trichet for more time to restructure banking system

Finance Minister Michael Noonan has met with the ECB president Jean Claude Trichet to discuss Ireland’s banking system and corporate tax rate.

# recapitalisation - Friday 11 February, 2011

Take 5: Friday

After 30 years of rule, Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has resigned; two survivors of yesterday’s plane crash have been released from hospital; and the European Commission says it knows Ireland’s delay in recapitalising its banks is merely “temporary”.

# recapitalisation - Thursday 10 February, 2011

Government accused of ‘election stroke’ over decision to postpone recapitalisation

Brian Lenihan says that the recapitalisation has been deferred because the party no longer had a mandate – however, Fine Gael’s Michael Noonan said the move was an “election stroke”.