This Sunday, Donegal and Kerry meet in the All Ireland Football Final. Both teams have spent the last few weeks training hard, and preparing for what is the showpiece event in the Gaelic Football calender. But there is a third team involved that are preparing just as hard.
Irish Life Actuarial Manager and two time All Ireland Football Final Referee David Coldrick gives us an insight into the process of how the GAA select the referee and how he and his team prepare for the big day.
With a fresh round of Apple hype about to emerge and fill up the Internet I thought that rather than fawn like a fanboy over the latest instalment of Apple bliss, I would extol the virtues of the latest version of Windows Phone 8. It may not be as trendy and it won’t gain you […]» Read More..
“Obstacles are those frightening things that become visible when we take our eyes off our goals” – Henry Ford Prices on average, as measured by the CPI (consumer price index), were 0.3% higher in July compared with July 2013. The most notable changes in the year were increases in Education (+4.5%), Alcoholic Beverages […]» Read More..
“In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity” – Albert Einstein The Central Bank raised its forecast for Irish GDP (gross domestic product) in 2014 to 2.5%, up 0.5%. European bond yields (which move inversely in response to the market price of a bond) fell to historical lows with the yield on Germany’s 10-year Bunds […]» Read More..
“Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realise they were the big things” – Robert Brault Eurozone economic growth accelerated in July, according to a flash estimate of Markit’s purchasing managers’ index. The headline PMI, covering business activity across both manufacturing and services, rose from a six-month low of […]» Read More..
“Time is more value than money. You can get more money, but you cannot get more time” – Jim Rohn Moody’s, the ratings agency, noted that it forecasts Irish growth rates “of at least 3% for the next few years,” more than twice the European average. The Irish government said its state-run “bad bank” […]» Read More..
“Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.” – Robert Collier Irish Life Investment Managers was named Equities Manager of the Year and Passive Manager of the Year at the European Pension Awards 2014. Irish Life Investment Managers was the only Irish investment company to be recognised in this […]» Read More..
Equities Manager of the Year and Passive Manager of the Year 3rd July 2014 – Irish Life announced today that its investment manager was named Equities Manager of the Year and Passive Manager of the Year at the European Pension Awards 2014. Irish Life Investment Managers was the only Irish investment company to be […]» Read More..