trending Market Intelligence /marketintelligence/en/news-insights/trending/xb2UIgxn0ShJ9HeotPs01g2 content
Log in to other products

Login to Market Intelligence Platform

 /


Looking for more?

Contact Us

Request a Demo

You're one step closer to unlocking our suite of comprehensive and robust tools.

Fill out the form so we can connect you to the right person.

If your company has a current subscription with S&P Global Market Intelligence, you can register as a new user for access to the platform(s) covered by your license at Market Intelligence platform or S&P Capital IQ.

  • First Name*
  • Last Name*
  • Business Email *
  • Phone *
  • Company Name *
  • City *
  • We generated a verification code for you

  • Enter verification Code here*

* Required

Thank you for your interest in S&P Global Market Intelligence! We noticed you've identified yourself as a student. Through existing partnerships with academic institutions around the globe, it's likely you already have access to our resources. Please contact your professors, library, or administrative staff to receive your student login.

At this time we are unable to offer free trials or product demonstrations directly to students. If you discover that our solutions are not available to you, we encourage you to advocate at your university for a best-in-class learning experience that will help you long after you've completed your degree. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

In This List

S&P revises outlook on Bank of Ireland Group, Bank of Ireland

Street Talk - Ep. 64: Coronavirus jumpstarts digital adoption

Street Talk Podcast

Street Talk - Ep. 63: Deal talks continue amid bank M&A freeze, setting up for strong Q4

Street Talk Podcast

Street Talk - Ep. 62: 'Brutal' outlook for oil demand offers banks in oil patch no relief

Amid Q1 APAC Fintech Funding Slump, Payment Companies Drove Investments


S&P revises outlook on Bank of Ireland Group, Bank of Ireland

S&P Global Ratings on Dec. 24 upgraded Bank of Ireland's long-term issuer credit rating to A- from BBB+ and revised the outlook on the rating to stable from positive.

The rating agency also raised the long- and short-term resolution counterparty ratings of the Irish lender to A/A-1 from A-/A-2. The bank's short-term issuer credit rating was affirmed at A-2.

At the same time, S&P Global Ratings affirmed the BBB-/A-3 long- and short-term issuer credit ratings of Bank of Ireland's nonoperating holding company Bank of Ireland Group PLC and revised the outlook on the long-term rating to stable from positive.

The upgrade of Bank of Ireland is based on the agency's recognition of enlarged additional loss-absorbing capacity after taking into account the issuance of a total of €1.55 billion of bail-inable instruments over the second half.

S&P Global Ratings said the outlook revision reflects its expectations that Bank of Ireland Group will continue to proactively reduce its nonperforming loans and maintain its domestic market position over the next two years. The agency noted that it expects the bank to potentially miss its profitability and growth objectives. Bank of Ireland's stable outlook mirrors that on the group.

This S&P Global Market Intelligence news article may contain information about credit ratings issued by S&P Global Ratings. Descriptions in this news article were not prepared by S&P Global Ratings.