Published On: Sun, Jul 19th, 2015

Shari Arison mulls foreign partner for Bank Hapoalim

Shari Arison hopes that selling a stake to a foreign partner would help expand the Bank's international business.

Shari Arison


Shari Arison is considering bringing a new investor into Bank Hapoalim (TASE: POLI). Sources inform “Globes” that the Arison group is considering the recruitment of a new partner in the controlling interest in Israel’s largest bank. As far as is known, as of now, there are no concrete contacts with any specific investor, but the group has decided to seriously consider offers in the matter.

Arison currently owns 20.2% of Bank Hapoalim’s shares through Arison Holdings, with a market value of $1.48 billion. Market sentiment towards the Bank Hapoalim share is positive. The share has climbed 16% since the beginning of the year, so the share price is attractive for such a sale. The Arison group has sold free shares in the bank (that are not part of the controlling interest) for over $105 million. If more shares are sold, it means there will be another partner in the controlling interest… READ MORE

By Irit Avissar and Ron Stein

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shareholder of Bank Hapoalim Shari Arison, on Monday filed a

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