“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..
“When you come to a roadblock, take a detour.” – Mary Kay Ash Residential property prices at a national level, increased by 10.6% in the 12 months to May. This compares with an increase of 8.5% in April and a decrease of 1.1% recorded in the twelve months to May 2013. However, residential […]» Read More..
“All great achievements have one thing in common – people with a passion to succeed.” – Pat Cash Minister for Finance Michael Noonan indicated that he believes a €2bn budgetary adjustment in 2015 will not be necessary to meet the deficit target of 3% of GDP. This follows recommendations from the IMF for […]» Read More..
“We don’t see things as they are, we see them as we are” – Anais Nin According to the Central Bank Ireland’s recovery is under way, but its fragile lenders and the large amounts of debt held by households pose considerable threats to stability. Research shows that Irish consumer spending and debt […]» Read More..
With Father’s Day around the corner, we surveyed 300 Irish Dads in a poll of “Most Inspiring Father”. Barack Obama (1st) and Michael D. Higgins (2nd) topped the poll, with Keith Duffy and Ronan O’Gara following in 5th and 6th place respectively. Our survey revealed some other insights into fathers in Ireland today including: […]» Read More..
“You will never find time for anything. If you want the time you must make it.” – Charles Buxton Ireland’s credit rating was upgraded one level by Standard & Poor’s. The rating was raised to A- from BBB+ with a positive outlook. The Bord Gáis Energy Index was unchanged month-on-month in May […]» Read More..
Last year we paid over 2,500 claim payments worth over €168 million to families right across Ireland. Making a claim is not something you do every day and we know it can feel very daunting at a time when you are already feeling vulnerable. The way we look at it is when someone makes a […]» Read More..