Merrion Capital

Merrion Capital, 100% owned by Merrion Capital Holdings,  is a leading Irish financial services firm, providing corporate finance advisory, funds management and stockbroking services to a domestic and international client base.

Merrion Capital Holdings is majority owned by management and staff and has Allen & Co Inc (US) as strategic investor. The firm has a strong international board and employs 60 people.

Merrion Capital has advised on many of the major corporate finance deals in the Irish market, including the purchase  of Eircom by STT and the Eircom ESOT, the IPO of Aer Lingus and the take-private of the Jefferson Smurfit Group.

In July 2008, Merrion Capital acquired the Dublin-based Oppenheim Investment Managers Limited, now renamed Merrion Capital Investment Managers Ltd, which manages circa €1 billion in assets.

Corporate News

Merrion Capital Press Release

Merrion Capital today announced that it has received approval from the Central Bank of Ireland for the acquisition of the business by management supported by two new strategic investors. Executives at the Dublin based broker will retain a majority interest in Merrion while Brehon Capital Partners Limited and Somers Limited … read more

Merrion Advisory PRSA is launched

We are delighted to announce the launch of the Merrion Advisory PRSA. The Merrion Advisory PRSA is a non-standard PRSA, where Merrion Stockbrokers acts as the PRSA provider. This new non-standard PRSA offering complements our existing platform of personalised pension structures all of which offer investment flexibility, control and transparency. … read more


Market News

Ryanair – Strong Q1 results allow management to increase guidance and special dividend is on the way

July 28, 2014

Ryanair has reported a robust set of Q1 results this morning that came in ahead of consensus forecasts. Ryanair carried 24.3 million passengers (+4% YoY) with revenue increasing to €1.496 billion (+11% YoY) during the quarter. Q1 profit after tax increased to €197 million (Q1 2013: €78 million), generating a … read more