Back in April 2013, the SEC said OK, fine. You can post materially important information about your company on social media as long as you make the public aware that this stuff might wind up there. This was after Netflix Chief Executive Officer Reed Hastings made comments on Facebook about the company’s viewership levels, and it created a bit of a buzz.
New York investment banker Carlos Abadi was among the losers when Allied Irish Banks Plc imploded, wiping out $6.3 billion of junior bonds. Two years later, he’s willing to buy the lender’s debt again.
Ireland may need to inject 3.5 billion euros ($4.7 billion) of capital into Allied Irish Banks Plc by the end of the year, leaving it with a 90 percent stake in the nation’s second-largest lender, Stephen Lyons , an analyst with Dublin-based securities firm Davy, said.
Anglo Irish Bank Corp. and Irish Nationwide Building Society will start talks with government officials this week to decide which parts of the state- controlled lenders may be merged following the country’s bailout, two people with knowledge of the discussions said.