Latest Investor News

Please see below a collection of the Latest Investor News for Farmer Business Developments plc

 

18th August 2022 - Results of Farmer Business Developments plc Voluntary Share Buyback Scheme

Please click here to read the statement issued by Farmer Business Developments plc in relation to the Voluntary Share Buyback Scheme, which was approved by the shareholders at the recent AGM in June. 

22nd June 2022 - Presentation by the Chairman to the AGM of Farmer Business Developments plc

Please click here to read the presentation by the Chairman, Padraig Walshe, to the 2022 AGM of Farmer Business Developments plc. 

22nd June 2022 - Presentation by FBD Hotels & Resorts to the AGM of Farmer Business Developments plc

Please click here to read the presentation by FBD Hotels & Resorts to the 2022 AGM of Farmer Business Developments plc.

23rd May 2022 - Notice of AGM for Farmer Business Developments plc

Please click here to read the notice of the AGM for Farmer Business Developments plc which will be held at Noon on the 15th June 2022 at the Irish Farm Centre, Bluebell, Dublin 12. 

23rd May 2022 - Publication of Chairman's Statement for 2021

 Please click here to read the Chairman's Statement for the Year Ended 31st December 2021. 

23rd May 2022 - Publication of Annual Report for 2021

Please click here to read the Annual Report for the Year Ended 31st December 2021. 

14th February 2022 - FBD Hotels & Resorts reaches agreement to acquire Killashee Hotel

 

Please click here to read the official statement in relation to the acquisition of Killashee Hotel by FBD Hotels & Resorts.

23rd May 2022 - Publication of Annual Report for 2021

Please click here to read the Annual Report for Farmer Business Developments plc for the year ended 31st December 2021.

10th November 2021 - Resumption of Dividend Payments to Shareholders

Please click here to read the statement from Padraig Walshe, Chairman, in relation to the return of dividend payments to shareholders.

31st August 2021 - Changes to the Board of Directors

Please click here to read about recent changes to the Board of Directors of Farmer Business Developments plc

17th June 2021 - Results of AGM 2021

The AGM of the Company was held on the 17th of June 2021 at The Irish Farm Centre, Bluebell, Dublin 12 at 10am.

Please click here for a copy of the results of the AGM.

17th June 2021 - Shareholder AGM Questions and Answers

Please click here to view a copy of the questions recieved in advance of the AGM from our shareholders and answered by the Chairman, Padraig Walshe. 

17th June 2021 - Strategic Review announced at AGM

At the AGM, Chairman Padraig Walshe announced " the Directors have decided to conduct a strategic review of our business in order to evaluate present and future opportunities, threats and risks in the external environment as the world begins to emerge from the pandemic and in the context of our desire to support and reward our shareholders" 

17th June 2021 - Summary of Key Points from Update provided by FBD Hotels & Resorts

Please click here to view a copy of a summary of the key points provided to the AGM by David Kelly, CEO of FBD Hotels & Resorts.

24th May 2021 – Notice re AGM 2021 and COVID Notice

The AGM of the Company will be held on the 17th of June 2021 at 10am in The Irish Farm Centre, Bluebell, Dublin 12.

Please click here to download a copy of the AGM Notice.

Due to Covid-19, we strongly encourage all Shareholders on this occasion to refrain from attending the AGM in person, to submit their proxy forms in advance of the meeting, and to join the AGM remotely.

Please click here to download instructions for shareholders in relation to the hosting of the AGM, to include details of the teleconference facility that has been put in place.

 

24th May 2021 – Publication of Annual Report 2020

Please click here to download a copy of the recently published Annual Report for 2020. 

 

24th May 2021 – Publication of Chairman’s Statement 2020

Please click here to download a copy of the recently published Chairman’s Statement for 2020. 

 

20th May 2021 - Validity of FBD Hotels Vouchers extended to end-2021

Farmer Business Developments plc has announced that the validity of the €50 FBD Hotels vouchers issued to all shareholders last autumn has been extended to 31st December 2021.

Chairman Padraig Walshe said: “The €50 gift voucher can still be used against an overnight stay at any of our three Irish hotels, Castleknock Hotel in Dublin, Faithlegg in Co Waterford, and The Heritage in Killenard, Co Laois. As an added gesture, we would also like to offer you a complimentary bottle of wine on arrival.”

The gift vouchers were originally issued to shareholders last September and due to expire on 28th February 2021.  

Padraig Walshe said: “We realise that the unexpected closure of the hotels after Christmas upset the plans of many shareholders. We now look forward to welcoming our shareholders and honouring gift vouchers when presented and put towards an enjoyable stay in one of our three stunning properties at any time up to 31st December 2021.”

 

17th August 2020 – Results of AGM 

The AGM of the Company was held on the 17th of August 2020 at 10am at The Irish Farm Centre, Bluebell, Dublin 12.

Please click here in order to view a copy of the results of the AGM.

 

24th July 2020 – Publication of Annual Report 2019

Please click here for a copy of the Annual Report for the year ended 31st December 2019.

 

24th July 2020 – Publication of Chairman’s Statement

Please click here for a copy of the Chairman’s Statement for 2019.

 

24th July 2020 – Publication of AGM and COVID Notice

The AGM of the Company will be held on the 17th of August 2020 at 10am in The Irish Farm Centre, Bluebell, Dublin 12.

Please click here to download a copy of the AGM Notice.

Due to Covid-19, we strongly encourage all Shareholders on this occasion to refrain from attending the AGM in person, to submit their proxy forms in advance of the meeting, and to join the AGM remotely.

Please click here to download instructions for shareholders in relation to the hosting of the AGM, to include details of the teleconference facility that has been put in place.

 

5th May 2020 - Chairman’s Letter to Shareholders

Please click HERE for a copy of the chairman’s letter to the shareholders.

 

29th November 2019 - Chairman’s Statement on Interim Dividend Payment

Please click here for a copy of the chairman’s statement in relation to the interim dividend payment.

 

7th June 2019 - Chairman’s Statement on Berlin Land

Please click here for a copy of the chairman’s statement in relation to the current status of the Berlin Land.

 

10th May 2019 - Publication of Annual Report 31/12/2018

Please click here for a copy of the annual report for Farmer Business Developments plc for the year ended 31/12/2018

Please take note that the Annual General Meeting for the company will take place 12 noon on the Friday 7th of June 2019. 

Please click here for further details.

 

7th November 2018 – Statement on Subscription for Loan Notes in FBD Holdings plc

Please click here for a copy of the recent press release announcing the subscription of Loan Notes in FBD Holdings plc.

 

8th June 2018 – Board changes at Farmer Business Developments plc

Please click here for a copy of the recent press release announcing Directorship changes at Farmer Business Developments plc.

 

5th April 2018 – Investing in Farmer Business Developments plc

Please click here for a copy of information published by the Farmers Journal on the 5th April 2018 regarding investing in Farmer Business Developments plc.

 

27th December 2017 – Increased Investment in Development Lands in Berlin

Please click HERE for information in relation to the additional investment made in development lands adjacent to the new Berlin Airport.