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Forecast revisions post full year results

The highlight of Hibernia REIT’s full year results was the underlying NAV growth of 14.5% to €1.46 (Davy forecast €1.43) making it one of the fastest growing REITs in the world. It...

Jun 1 2017 | Colin Grant | Company Report | 2 pages

Mortgage market upturn to reset banks on a long-term growth trajectory

The strong upturn in mortgage activity in Q1 gives confidence that banks’ loan books are closer to an inflection point. The mortgage market is set to at least double in the next few...

Revised mortgage-to-rent a catalyst to deal with long-term mortgage arrears

Home-owner mortgage arrears have fallen by 45% since their peak in 2013, yet long-term cases remain stubbornly high. Key issues in resolving such cases include: affordability and...

May 25 2017 | Diarmaid Sheridan , David McNamara , Stephen Lyons , Emer Lang | Sector Report | 15 pages

SFCR confirms solvency buffer of €38m to lower end of target range of 110-130%

FBD’s Solvency and Financial Condition Report (SFCR) confirms that its group solvency capital ratio (SCR) of 126% is a product of total free funds of €304m and a solvency capital...

May 22 2017 | Emer Lang | Company Report | 4 pages

Good margin management

Lloyds Banking Group’s (LBG) Q1 IMS demonstrated strong margin management with the net interest margin (NIM) running significantly ahead of expectations and coming in advance of the...

Apr 28 2017 | Diarmaid Sheridan | Company Report | 2 pages

Q1 ahead of NIM and impairment charge; expect trends to persist through 2017

Lloyds Banking Group (LBG) has reported a strong Q1 statement with both the net interest margin (NIM) and the impairment charge ahead of expectations and expected to remain so...

Apr 27 2017 | Diarmaid Sheridan | Company Report | 2 pages

Upgrading forecasts

Following Hibernia’s letting of the top two floors at 1 Windmill Lane (1WML) at a rent of €57.60/square foot on March 31st (Hibernia REIT - New letting at 1 Windmill Lane) and Feedback...

Apr 13 2017 | Colin Grant | Company Report | 2 pages

Feedback from Davy real estate site visit

Davy hosted its fourth annual real estate site visit in Ireland on April 5th and 6th. The general tone continues to be upbeat on the outlook for all sectors – residential has the...

Apr 11 2017 | Colin Grant , David Jennings , Colin Sheridan CFA | Sector Report | 6 pages

Restructuring complete; moving to the next phase

Having moved its head office to London from Dublin, IFG has now completed its UK refocus. Its core UK market is high net worth platform (through James Hay) and advisory (Saunderson...

Apr 3 2017 | Stephen Lyons , Emer Lang | Company Report | 4 pages

Operating leverage drives double-digit returns

Virgin Money (VM) would not be immune to a sharp Brexit-related slowdown, but we believe that its business model, characterised by strong cost performance and robust asset quality...

Mar 29 2017 | Emer Lang | Company Report | 5 pages

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