'Agriculture a key growth area for banks'

December 2013
Irish Farmers Monthly;12/1/2013, p10
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the goal of the Bank of Ireland (BOI) to develop further agriculture, which represents the single biggest standalone sector in business banking. According to the Group Chief Executive of BOI, Richie Boucher, BOI gives 50 per cent of all new lending into the agriculture sector in the first half of 2013. It cites the Building Business Momentum conference which tackles key role for primary producers in challenging times and local businesses.


Related Articles

  • BOUNCE BACK BY BANK?  // Irish Farmers Monthly;Sep2010, p16 

    The article focuses on the business forecast on the dividend payments of the Bank of Ireland according to bank director Richie Boucher, in which Boucher anticipates a dividend payment return by 2013.

  • NEWS for Country Bankers.  // Banking;Jun66, Vol. 58 Issue 12, p90 

    Presents issues of interest to people involved in banking. Changes in farm financing needs; Information on a folder designed to help farmers increase production using credit.

  • Agri credit disbursement surges to Rs 288.7b.  // Technology Times;3/23/2015, Vol. 6 Issue 12, p1 

    The article reports on the increase of agricultural credit reimbursement by banks in Pakistan between July 2014 to February 2015.

  • Bol cuts back on mortgage business in the UK.  // Lending Strategy;Feb2009, p11 

    The article reports on the decision of the Bank of Ireland (BoI) to cut back on its mortgage business in Great Britain in an effort to control cost. One of the plans of BoI for its British mortgage business is to end the sale of residential mortgages through brokers. The bank will also close its...

  • 'BOI is turning the corner'.  // Daily Mail;11/14/2013, p17 

    BANK of Ireland is returning to profitability despite 'huge mistakes' that resulted in a €4.8billion bailout paid for by the taxpayer.

  • Proposed sale of Farm Credit System lender to Dutch bank ignites controversy.  // Rural Cooperatives;Sep/Oct2004, Vol. 71 Issue 5, p7 

    The article reports that a proposal to sell one of the nation's leading Farm Credit System lenders to a Dutch cooperative bank has sent a shockwave throughout the nation's farm cooperative and agricultural credit communities. The charter of the Farm Credit System was revised in the late 1980s so...

  • Ag portfolios strong, although dairy conditions vary.  // North Western Financial Review;6/15/2007, Vol. 192 Issue 12, p22 

    The article focuses on a survey conducted by the Wisconsin Bankers Association (WBA) in April 2007 about farm credit services' (FCS) loan products. WBA surveyed 52 agricultural bankers wherein 81% of them related an increase in FCS loans, while 77% noted an increase in FCS housing loans....

  • A Sage of Farm Finance. Telschow, Tony // North Western Financial Review;10/15/2008, Vol. 193 Issue 20, p10 

    The article praises the advocacy of banker Denny Everson in providing financial help to farmers in the U.S. He is most remarkable for his enthusiasm in providing farmers the financial support they need through his agricultural banking program. His awareness of the growing financial problems...

  • Farm Debt Probed in New Illinois Study.  // Banking;Jan66, Vol. 58 Issue 7, p86 

    Presents updates on banks and banking in the U.S. as of January 1, 1966. Study of the debts of farmers in central Illinois; Details regarding 'Financial Stock-Flow Relationships Among Central Illinois Farmers,' by Robert Ferber; Findings of the study.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics