Press Releases:

eir announces third quarter FY19 results to 31 March 2019

May 29, 2019

Issued 29 May 2019 - eir has today published its results for the third quarter FY19 and nine months to 31 March 2019.

eir agrees deal with KN Circet for next stage in its €500m fixed network investment programme

May 20, 2019

Issued 16 May 2019: eir has today announced the next step in its €500m fixed network investment programme, agreeing a deal with KN Circet to build the Optical Distribution Network (ODN) for the rollout of high-speed broadband to 1.4 million premises.

eir announces successful extension of existing term loans

May 13, 2019

Issued 13 May 2019 - eir has today announced the successful extension of €945m of its existing term loans, the maturity of which will now move from April 2024 to May 2026.

eir announces successful pricing of senior secured notes and new term loan facility

April 26, 2019

Issued 26 April 2019 - eir announced today the successful pricing of the offering by its subsidiary, eircom Finance DAC, of €750 million senior secured notes due 2026 and by its subsidiary, Eircom Finco S.à r.l., of a new €400 million term loan facility under its existing senior facilities agreement.

eir announces recent developments

April 23, 2019

Issued 23 April 2019 - eir announced today that trading in the quarter ended March 31, 2019 was in line with expectations, with high single digit EBITDA growth compared to the corresponding period in 2018.

eir announces the launch of senior secured notes offering and new facility under its senior facilities agreement

April 23, 2019

Issued 23 April 2019 - eir announced today the launch of an offering by its subsidiary, eircom Finance DAC, of senior secured notes due 2026 and the intention of its subsidiary, Eircom Finco S.à r.l., to introduce a new facility under its existing senior facilities agreement to raise in aggregate amount of €850 million.

eir announce second quarter FY19 results to 31 December 2018

February 27, 2019

eir today announced results for the second quarter and six months to 31 December 2018

eir launches €0.5 billion fixed network investment programme

February 11, 2019

"Ireland's Fibre Network" available within five years to every town with more than 1,000 premises

Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, eir and An Garda Síochána launch campaign to tackle cyber bullying

February 11, 2019

Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Dr Katherine Zappone joined eir and An Garda Síochána to launch a campaign to help tackle the increasing problem of cyber bullying in Ireland.

eir announce first quarter FY19 results to 30 September 2018

November 13, 2018

eir today announced results for the first quarter to 30 September 2018.

eir announce 4th quarter and full year results to 30 June 2018

September 4, 2018

eir today announced results for the fourth quarter and full year to 30 June 2018

eir announce delisting of Notes from ISE and relisting on TISE 25.06.18

June 26, 2018

DUBLIN, June 25th, 2018 eircom Finance DAC’s €700,000,000 aggregate principal amount of 4.50% Senior Secured Notes due 2022 delisted from ISE and relisted on TISE

eir announce 3rd quarter results to 31 March 2018

May 11, 2018

eir today announced results for the third quarter and nine months to 31 March 2018

eir sport secures the broadcast rights to the Guinness PRO14 from next season.

May 4, 2018

eir sport and the Guinness PRO14 have agreed a landmark partnership to broadcast every game for the next three years from the 2018/19 season.

eir MAR announcement eircom Finance DAC – closing of acquisition and new Board of Directors – 09.04.2018

April 9, 2018

9 April 2018: Dublin, Ireland – The acquisition of a majority stake in eir by a consortium led by NJJ Telecom Europe (“NJJ”), part of NJJ Group, the private investment firm of telecoms investor and operator Xavier Niel, has now completed. A new board of directors, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer have been announced and will work with a new senior management team.

eir MAR announcement eircom Finance DAC - satisfaction of acquisition conditions 29 March 2018

March 29, 2018

EIRCOM FINANCE DESIGNATED ACTIVITY COMPANY (THE "ISSUER") This announcement contains inside information. SATISFACTION OF ACQUISITION CONDITIONS

eir - MAR announcement eircom Finance DAC - EHSA Board resignation - 8 March 2018

March 8, 2018

(Issued 8 March 2018) RESIGNATIONS FROM BOARD OF EIRCOM HOLDCO S.A. The parent company of the Issuer, Eircom Holdco S.A. (“EHSA”), entered into a definitive agreement with Toohil Telecom Holdings Limited (“Toohil”) Toohil to acquire 100% of EHSA on 19 December 2017. The transaction is conditional upon the satisfaction of certain conditions.

eir CEO and Chairman Designate Announcements

February 20, 2018

New CEO, Carolan Lennon - “One objective for eir – to provide the best mobile and broadband network to every household and business across Ireland through multi-year investments.”

eir announces second quarter results to 31 December 2017

February 2, 2018

eir today announced results for the second quarter and half year to 31 December 2017

eir Withdraws from NBP

January 31, 2018

(Issued 31 January, 2018) The board of eir has decided to withdraw as one of the bidders from the National Broadband Plan (NBP) tender process.

Company Press Release - eir Announces Required Consents Received in its Senior Secured Notes Consent Solicitation - 11.01.2018

January 11, 2018

DUBLIN, January 11, 2018 – eircom Holdings (Ireland) Limited (the "Company") today announces that the consent solicitation with respect to eircom Finance DAC's (the "Issuer") €700,000,000 aggregate principal amount of 4.50% Senior Secured Notes due 2022(ISIN: XS1432395785/ XS1432396080 (RegS/144A)) (the "Notes") has been successful.

Company Press Release - eir Commences Bond Consent Solicitation 08.01.2018

January 8, 2018

eircom Finance DAC (the “Issuer”) today announced the launch of a consent solicitation process (the “Solicitation”) in connection with the €700,000,000 aggregate outstanding principal amount of its 4.50% Senior Secured Notes due 2022 (ISIN: XS1432395785/ XS1432396080 (RegS/144A)) (the “Notes”) and issued a consent solicitation statement (the “Consent Solicitation Statement”) in connection therewith and this announcement should be read together with the Consent Solicitation Statement.

Company Press Release - Acquisition of Eircom Holdco S.A.

December 20, 2017

A consortium led by NJJ Telecom Europe (“NJJ”), part of NJJ Group, the private investment firm of telecoms investor and operator Xavier Niel, has agreed, alongside Iliad SA (“Iliad”), a fully integrated operator in France with nearly 20m subscribers, to acquire a majority of eir, the Irish telecommunications and broadband business, at an enterprise value of approximately €3.5 billion.

MAR Announcement - Acquisition of Eircom Holdco S.A.

December 20, 2017

The Board of the Issuer has been advised that the majority shareholders of the parent company of the Issuer, Eircom Holdco S.A. (“EHSA”), have entered into a definitive agreement with Toohil Telecom Holdings Limited (“Toohil”) Toohil to acquire 100% of EHSA.

New Christmas Craic-eir Report reveals Ireland’s favourite cracker joke

December 7, 2017

This Christmas, eir is bringing great together with a winning combination of broadband and 4G.

2017 eir Spider Awards Winners Announced

December 1, 2017

Rubicoin wins Grand Prix at 2017 eir Spider Awards. Dylan Collins, SuperAwesome, wins Digital Hero Award

Are you a Silver Surfer?

November 20, 2017

2018 Open eir Silver Surfer awards are open for nominations! The awards celebrate older people who have embraced technology in inspiring ways ENTER TODAY at www.ageaction.ie

Maria Kelly announced as the Listener’s Choice in the eir Other Voices Open Call

November 6, 2017

Today, Mayo-born, Dublin-based writer and performer Maria Kelly has been announced as the chosen act in this years’ eir Other Voices Open Call. ...

FIRST QUARTER RESULTS ANNOUNCEMENT TO 30 SEPTEMBER 2017

November 3, 2017

Financial performance in line with expectations with continued growth in broadband, mobile, TV & bundles

eir Statement on the ISDS submission for the NBP

September 26, 2017

eir confirms it has responded to the Department of Communications Climate Change and Environment’s invitation to submit a detailed submission (ISDS) as the next milestone in the on-going National Broadband Plan tender process.

eir MAR announcement 14.09.2017

September 14, 2017

The major shareholders of Eircom Holdings S.A. (“EHSA”) have informed the Board of the Issuer that they have been approached by a trade buyer who may wish to make a significant investment in EHSA alongside them.

EIR FOURTH QUARTER AND FULL YEAR TO 30 JUNE 2017 RESULTS ANNOUNCEMENT

September 13, 2017

eir today announced results for the full year and fourth quarter ended 30 June 2017.

Meteor rebrands to eir

July 24, 2017

After 12 years as a standalone brand within the eir Group, Meteor is officially rebranding to eir.

eir Appoints New Chairman

June 29, 2017

eir is pleased to announce that Mr Carl Leaver has been appointed Chairman designate of the board of directors of eircom Holdings (Ireland) Limited and the relevant boards within eir’s corporate structure.

eir Statement on 3.6 GHz Spectrum Auction

May 22, 2017

(Issued 22 May 2017) Following the conclusion of the 3.6 GHz Band Spectrum Award conducted by the Commission for Communication Regulation (ComReg), eir has successfully purchased a package of ...

eir statement on Fibre to the Home Rollout 04.04.17

April 4, 2017

eir welcomes today’s announcement by Minister Denis Naughten which recognises our role in delivering high speed broadband to the great majority of homes and businesses in Ireland, as well as our continued commitment to this ongoing nationwide rollout.

eir Organisational Announcement 20.03.2017

March 20, 2017

eir Announces Changes to Management Team. Jon Florsheim to Depart. New Chief Information and Technology Officer Appointed.

eir Agrees New Repriced and Extended €1.6bn Senior Facilities Agreement

March 10, 2017

eir Agrees New Repriced and Extended €1.6bn Senior Facilities Agreement Reduced Coupon Provides Annualised Savings of €12 million Issued 10 March, 2017 eir today announced that eircom Holdings ...

eir Launches Refinancing of €1.6bn Senior Facilities Agreement

February 23, 2017

Issued 23 February, 2017 eir today announced that eircom Holdings (Ireland) Limited has launched a refinancing of the existing Senior Facilities Agreement (SFA), which has been in place since 11 ...

eir Secures Credit Rating Upgrades from all Three Agencies

February 10, 2017

eir today confirmed that all three ratings agencies, Moody's Investors Service, Standard & Poor’s, and Fitch Ratings have each upgraded their credit rating for eircom Holdings (Ireland ) Limited, trading as eir.

Open eir Silver Surfer Awards Closing Date fast approaching!

January 30, 2017

ENTER TODAY at www.ageaction.ie

Second Quarter and Six Months Results Announcement to 31 December 2016

January 26, 2017

eir today announced results for the second quarter and six months ended 31 December 2016. Commenting on today's announcement, Richard Moat, CEO eir, said: "Strong business momentum continues with underlying revenue and EBITDA growth for the quarter of 2% and 4% respectively…

eir Sport announces details of its expanded Allianz Leagues coverage

January 25, 2017

(Issued Wednesday 25th January) eir Sport today, announced details of its coverage of the forthcoming Allianz Leagues which includes a historic Irish broadcasting first. ...

Minister Varadkar launches the eir Fund - Connecting Communities

January 11, 2017

A key initiative within eir's CSR Programme to provide funding of up to €500,000 to communities across Ireland over the next three years

eir Announces New Non-Executive Directors

December 20, 2016

(Issued 20 December, 2016) eir has announced the appointment of three new non-executive directors to the board of eircom Holdings Ireland Limited (EHIL). ...

eir Statement on Zyxel Modem

December 6, 2016

(Monday, 5th December 2016) eir has identified unauthorised access by a third party on a small number of our broadband modems.

eir today announced results for the first quarter ended 30 September 2016

November 3, 2016

eir today announced results for the first quarter ended 30 September 2016

eir Realigns Divisional Units, Appoints Marketing Director

September 30, 2016

(Issued 30 September, 2016) eir has announced a number of changes to the company’s organisational structure to ensure an optimal structure to serve our customers and compete effectively. ...

100 Jobs for Rural Fibre Broadband Rollout

September 22, 2016

(Screggan, Co. Offaly 06:30, Thursday, 22nd September 2016) eir has announced the creation of a further 100 jobs as a direct result of the rollout of high speed fibre broadband across Ireland. ...

IFA Announces Support for eir's National Broadband Bid

September 22, 2016

(Issued 19 September 2016) eir and the Irish Farmer's Association (IFA) today announced a partnership in support of eir's bid for the upcoming National Broadband Plan. ...

eir Sport to broadcast all six Dundalk Europa League group games Free-To-View

September 2, 2016

eir Sport has today announced they will be broadcasting all six of Dundalk's Europa League group games on a free-to-view basis. ...

FOURTH QUARTER AND FULL YEAR RESULTS ANNOUNCEMENT TO 30 JUNE 2016

September 2, 2016

First year of annual growth in 8 years, eir today announced results for the fourth quarter and twelve months ended 30 June 2016. ...

eir announces intention to amend existing Senior Loan Facilities

July 26, 2016

(Issued Tuesday, 26th July 2016) eir has today announced plans to make certain amendments to its existing Senior Loan Facilities. ...

eir Announces the Pricing of Senior Secured Notes Tap Issue

July 25, 2016

NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION OR RELEASE IN OR INTO ANY JURISDICTION IN WHICH OFFERS OR SALES WOULD BE PROHIBITED BY APPLICABLE LAW Dublin, 25 July 2016: eir announced today the pricing of a tap issue by ...

Financial Disclosure Addendum to Senior Secured Notes Launch (eir Announces Recent Developments)

July 25, 2016

Current Trading Trading for the three months ended June 30, 2016 was in line with expectations and the positive momentum of the last four quarters continued throughout this period. ...

eir announces the launch of €200 million senior secured notes tap issue

July 25, 2016

Dublin, 25 July, 2016: eir announced today the launch of a tap issue by its subsidiary eircom finance DAC of €200 million of aggregate principal amount of its existing 4. ...

Introducing eir Sport: a new name in Irish Broadcasting

July 6, 2016

New six channel eir Sport Pack free to all eir broadband customers eir Sport Secures rights to 2019 Rugby World Cup and 2017 Women's Rugby World Cup #SettingSportFree (Tuesday, 5 July 2016) eir, ...

GIC to Acquire Stake in eir

June 10, 2016

Dublin, 10 June 2016: eir announced today that it has been informed that GIC, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund and one of the world’s largest global investors with assets in more than 40 ...

eir Announces the Pricing of Senior Secured Notes Offering

June 7, 2016

NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION OR RELEASE IN OR INTO ANY JURISDICTION IN WHICH OFFERS OR SALES WOULD BE PROHIBITED BY APPLICABLE LAW Principal amount increased to €500 million at 4. ...

eir announces the launch of €350 million Senior Secured Notes offering

June 6, 2016

NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION OR RELEASE IN OR INTO ANY JURISDICTION IN WHICH OFFERS OR SALES WOULD BE PROHIBITED BY APPLICABLE LAW Dublin, 6 June, 2016: eir announced today the launch of an offering by ...

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