Etihad ups stake in Aer Lingus to 4.1per cent

It increased stakes via series of share purchases in March.


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Abu Dhabi’s Etihad Airways has increased its stake in Ireland’s Aer Lingus to 4.1 percent via a series of share purchases in March.

The Gulf carrier last week spent €10m ($13.9m) buying nearly six million shares in the Irish airline, increasing its shareholding from 2.98 percent to 4.11 percent and valuing its stake at around €37m.