Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c.
NYSE : AIB

June 22, 2011 09:43 ET

Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c. - Exercise of Call Option in Relation to the Remaining Principal Amount Outstanding of Its

DUBLIN 4, IRELAND--(Marketwire - Jun 22, 2011) -



For Immediate Release 22(nd) June 2011


Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c. ("AIB)[NYSE:AIB]



ALLIED IRISH BANKS, P.L.C.

EXERCISE OF CALL OPTION IN RELATION TO THE REMAINING PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OUTSTANDING OF ITS

EUR500,000,000 7.50 per cent. Step-Up Callable Perpetual Reserve Capital Instruments (ISIN: XS0120950158) (the "Perpetual RCIs")

U.S.$100,000,000 Subordinated Primary Capital Perpetual Floating Rate Notes (ISIN: IE0000189625) (the "Perpetual Dollar Notes" and together with the Perpetual RCIs, the "Notes")

Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c. (the "Bank") gives notice that on 27 June 2011 it will redeem the outstanding principal amount of each series of Notes listed below at the relevant redemption price per nominal amount of Notes specified below pursuant to the Terms and Conditions of each such series (as amended by the Extraordinary Resolution passed at a meeting of the relevant holders of the Notes held on 16 June 2011 details of which were set out in the Bank's announcement of 16 June 2011).


Description of the Notes Common code/ISIN Redemption price per nominal amount

EUR500,000,000 7.50 per cent. Step- 0120950515/ EUR0.01 per EUR1,000 Up Callable Perpetual Reserve XS0120950158 Capital Instruments

U.S.$100,000,000 Subordinated 001056093/ U.S.$0.01 per U.S.$1,000 Primary Capital Perpetual Floating IE0000189625 Rate Notes


The Principal Paying Agent for the Notes is:

The Bank of New York Mellon One Canada Square London E14 5AL

This notice does not constitute an offer to sell or buy or the solicitation of an offer to sell or buy the Notes.


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Contact Information


  • For further information, please contact:

    Alan Kelly

    Director, Corporate Affairs &
    Marketing

    AIB Group

    Dublin

    Tel: ?1-6412162

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    Catherine Burke

    Head of Corporate Relations and
    Communications

    AIB Group

    Dublin

    Tel: ?1-6413894

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