Shareholder Information

The Governor and Company of the Bank of Ireland is a corporation established in Ireland in 1783 under Royal Charter. Its ordinary stock, of nominal value €0.05 per unit, has a primary listing on the Irish Stock Exchange and a premium listing on the London Stock Exchange.

Shareholder profile as at 31 December 2014 % by value As at 31 December 2015 % by value
Ireland 16% 16%
UK 24% 24%
US 38% 35%
Europe / other 10% 11%
Retail 12% 14%
Total 100% 100%
Shareholding range – units of stock as at 31 December 2015 Number of Stockholders % of total holders Stock held units % of total stock
Up to 500 21,029 19.97% 4,169,744 0.01%
501 to 1,000 10,698 10.15% 8,250,755 0.03%
1,001 to 5,000 31,503 29.90% 81,879,837 0.25%
5,001 to 10,000 12,919 12.26% 95,510,029 0.30%
10,001 to 50,000 20,658 19.61% 472,251,334 1.46%
50,001 to 100,000 4,293 4.07% 312,414,013 0.97%
100,001 to 500,000 3,182 3.02% 645,119,034 1.99%
Over 500,0001 1,074 1.02% 30,726,104,965 94.99%
Total 105,356 100% 32,345,699,711 100%

1Excludes stockholdings held by New Ireland Assurance Company plc