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Founded in , Davy is Ireland's largest stockbroker, wealth manager, asset manager and financial advisor and has offices in Dublin , Belfast , Cork , Galway and London. Davy offer a range of services to private clients, small businesses, corporations and institutional investors. Employing over people, Davy is an independent company owned by management and staff. Asset Management business is involved in the development and ongoing management of investment funds.
Capital Markets business offers clients services relating to the Irish equity market and European building materials, airline and gaming sectors, with a parallel offering in the international debt and currency markets. Corporate Finance business works with domestic and overseas companies, to provide a range of integrated corporate finance services. Private Clients business works with individuals, charities and companies to meet their wealth management needs through financial planning, investment management and asset selection.
Research business provides analysis  across a range of sectors to help clients make more informed investment decisions. Barry Dixon is Head of Research at Davy, leading an equity research team across multiple sectors and disciplines. Chief Economist, Conall MacCoille was appointed in and produces Economic and Global Debt Research. As the leading broker in the Irish market, Davy accounted for approximately 40 per cent of all dealings in Irish equities on the Irish Stock Exchange in and is the only domestically based primary dealer in Irish Government Bonds and acts as arranger on most Irish corporate bond issues.
It acts as broker to 9 of the top 10 companies listed on the Irish Stock Exchange and 15 out of the 24 companies listed on the ESM Ireland's equivalent of AIM.
Davy is also responsible for circa 70 per cent of funds raised on the Irish Stock Exchange. James and Eugene Davy were raised in Rathmines  and James, on the advice of his UCD economics professor, decided to enter stockbroking after graduating with a degree in Economics, while Eugene graduated with a Law degree. At the time, Irish stockbroking was dominated by brokers who trained in London and lacked a more specific Irish perspective.
The bulk of business consisted of buying and selling major British-quoted shares for private clients. Over the next two decades the two brothers gradually built up the company by tapping into the slowly emerging Catholic middle class, the majority of its competitors being run by Protestants. It was also helped by Eugene Davy 's contact's obtained through playing rugby , being capped 34 times for Ireland, acting as manager of the national team, and eventually becoming President of the IRFU.
Their respective sons Brian and Joseph began to take control of the broker in the s. In , Davy opened an office in Cork providing wealth management and corporate finance services to clients in the Munster region. This year also brought the opening of another regional office for Davy, located in Galway.
Davy Private Clients invested in the Maldron Hotel Group through Dalata with former Jury's chief executive Pat McCann and TVC Holdings in In August , Davy opened its first overseas office in London. Davy Private Clients were significant shareholders in Azur Pharma, who announced their merger in with US rival Jazz Pharmaceuticals with a Dublin headquarters. Davy was the only Irish dealer in Irish Government Bonds, when the country returned to the market for the first time since in January Davy Private Clients were part of those who secured shares in the social networking giant Facebook  through their investment in Tiger Global Management's funds.
In , Davy Research was named Ireland's No. In March , following a four-month trawl, both nationally and overseas, Ivan Murphy was appointed Head of Davy Corporate Finance. Davy advised the Irish Government on the sale of the national lottery license,  operated by the stated owned An Post.
On 8 March , Davy announced acquired Bloxham's private client business. When the Irish Stock Exchange demutalised in April , the broker became its largest shareholder holding The Davy Portrait Award was won by Ian Cumberland, a Northern Ireland-based artist.
The Davy Portrait Awards was won by Joe Dunne, a portrait artist based in Dublin. The Mahon Tribunal established that Davy, throughout the s and s, made a series of payments to the corrupt politician Liam Lawlor. The next year the firm was the subject of an Irish Stock Exchange inquiry over the handling of the floatation of Greencore plc, the recently privatised Irish Sugar Company.
The then Taoiseach, Albert Reynolds did not hold back in his criticism "you employ professional people to do the job In a high profile insider dealer case, the chief executive of Fyffes plc whose shares were the subject of the illicit trading said that he was "set up" by Davy and misled by a presentation to investors by Davy on behalf of his company. He also told the High Court he believed there was an arrangement between Davy and the party found responsible by the courts of insider dealing for the purpose of selling the shares they held in his company.
The Irish Stock Exchange , who has Davy as one of its largest shareholders, and the Central Bank of Ireland then declined to give them access to the reports.
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Such a failure of openness, transparency and fairness can only serve to undermine confidence in the complaints process, forcing those with grievances into the courts. Such a course of action is not in the interest of any of the stakeholders.
The Exchange stated that it was satisfied that Davy had taken appropriate remedial action to ensure that internal controls and conduct of business procedures had been rectified to mitigate against any recurrence of the breaches discovered.
The broker attracted adverse criticism for continually writing glowing reports about its largest client and former owner Bank of Ireland by always setting price targets about the current market price.
This is a low risk bank. The Financial Services Ombudsman in July claimed a legal challenge by the stockbrokers was aimed at, in effect, 'setting aside' their office. Davy rejected this, saying it supports the Ombudsman's office. The case went to the Supreme Court and Davy won   . In Davy took legal action against Mr. McNamara for breach of his loan obligations and secured a summary judgment in January Hundreds of clients of Davy, including former Anglo Irish Bank chairman Sean FitzPatrick.
The investors lost all of their money and the broker wrote to its clients apologising for not communicating more about their losses. The effected parties, who lost many millions, were said to be reviewing their legal options. In December , the Central Bank reprimanded and fined the firm for failing to report 61, transactions.
There was a "systems failure" in Davy concerning its treatment of the vulnerable young man who they had sign blank paperwork, failures in its documents section and failure in responsibility by higher management, including a senior manager who certified in a "paper-covering exercise" that their client was suitable for CFD trading, the judge found.
In January the board of Siteserv announced the appointment of Davy Corporate Finance to advise alongside KMPG on their strategic and corporate options given the pending maturity of their debt with IBRC. In responses to parliamentary questions posed, the Department of Finance said that Carville had declared a potential conflict of interest arising from his involvement with Siteserv before he joined. Murphy also asked Noonan about a possibility that the purchase of Siteserv shares using privileged information might have occurred while the sale process was ongoing.
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