Thursday April 2, 2020

Stock take for Irish bosses

The recovery in share prices has been growing significantly in the past couple of years, with some chief executives making spectacular gains, writes Richard Curran.

8th June, 2013
Michael O'Leary, chief executive, Ryanair: his shares in Ryanair are currently valued at around €355 million.



International stock markets have climbed spectacularly from the depths of the financial crisis in 2008. Major trading floors have seen share prices rise substantially for a few years in a row. In Ireland, the collapse was more painful, and the climb back up has been a little less rapid. However, certain Irish companies have seen enormous share price gains.

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