Maybe the stock rise was due to plain old Irish luck. Or perhaps it had something to do with the stock market having algorithms that control its' auto "braking system" in order to avoid "crashes.:sick:
I will go out on a limb and say it was random just as shaking the Pope's hand on the day the news broke.
With $25 million payout he certainly did not do too badly.
Bill has commented on his departure although the remarks provide no real information.
To say that there's a lot of "stuff" going on is like "no comment". Hard to "spin" news like that.