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Written Answers - Bank Guarantee Scheme

Thursday, 19 April 2012

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 762 No. 1

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 71.  Deputy Michael McGrath Information on Michael McGrath Zoom on Michael McGrath  asked the Minister for Finance Information on Michael Noonan Zoom on Michael Noonan  if he will show separately for each covered institution the amount of senior bonds, presenting figures separately for secured and unsecured, repaid since the original bank guarantee of September, 2008 to date and the amount that remain unpaid at the present time; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [19595/12]

Minister for Finance (Deputy Michael Noonan): Information on Michael Noonan Zoom on Michael Noonan The covered institutions have supplied the relevant information as follows:

  Secured Senior Bonds Outstanding at 13 April 2012 Secured Senior Bonds Repaid 30 Sept 2008 to 13 April 2012 Unsecured Senior Bonds Outstanding at 13 April 2012 Unsecured Senior Bonds Repaid 30 Sept 2008 to 13 April 2012 Total Amount Outstanding; Secured and Unsecured at 13 April 2012
  €bn €bn €bn €bn €bn
AIB/EBS 4.6 4.8 7.4 27.7 12.0
BOI 9.8(b) 6.1(a) 6.7 29.6 16.5(b)
ILP 2.7 5.3 10.0 8.0
IBRC(c) 2.7 22.2 1.4 3.3 4.1

(a) This includes securitisation payment of €2.9bn.

(b) This includes securitisation outstanding of €3.7bn.

(c) This includes former INBS.

 72.  Deputy Michael McGrath Information on Michael McGrath Zoom on Michael McGrath  asked the Minister for Finance Information on Michael Noonan Zoom on Michael Noonan  the amount of losses that have been imposed to date on subordinated bondholders at the covered institutions since the introduction of the original bank guarantee in September, 2008; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [19596/12]

Minister for Finance (Deputy Michael Noonan): Information on Michael Noonan Zoom on Michael Noonan In aggregate, the covered Irish banks have generated €15.5bn of capital from Liability Management Exercises (LMEs) over the last four years. The breakdown per year is as follows:

€bn 2008 2009 2010 2011 Total
PTSB 1.0 1.0
BoI 1.0 1.3 1.5 3.8
AIB 1.1 0.4 3.6 5.1
EBS 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.3
INBS 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.3
Anglo 1.8 1.6 3.3
Total cash gains from Sub-debt burden sharing 0.0 4.0 3.4 6.5 13.9
*BoI — Debt for Equity transactions     0.3 0.4 0.7
BoI — Residential Mortgage Backed Securitization LMEs       0.3 0.3
Anglo — Unrealised Tier 1 gain   0.3     0.3
Other 0.2 0.1 0.1   0.35
Total gains from LMEs 0.2 4.4 3.8 7.2 15.5

*In the case of Bank of Ireland (BoI) subordinated bondholders received €0.7bn of ordinary equity shares in consideration for their bond holdings (debt for equity transactions), as part of its recapitalisation in 2010 and 2011. In addition, BoI generated €0.3bn of capital in December 2011 from the re-purchase of c. €1.2bn residential mortgage backed securitizations.

 73.  Deputy Michael McGrath Information on Michael McGrath Zoom on Michael McGrath  asked the Minister for Finance Information on Michael Noonan Zoom on Michael Noonan  the estimated amount of shareholders’ equity that has been wiped out at the covered institutions since the emergence of the financial crisis in Ireland in 2008; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [19597/12]

[169]Minister for Finance (Deputy Michael Noonan): Information on Michael Noonan Zoom on Michael Noonan Unfortunately, it has not been possible to get the information from the covered institutions in the timeframe allowed by the Question. I will write to the Deputy in the near future with information provided by the institutions.


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