Investing in a sustainable future: responsible investment

Irish Life are at the forefront of responsible investment in Ireland – and we want to share our commitment and approach to building a sustainable future with you.

Irish Life Investment Managers (ILIM)

Irish Life Investment Managers (ILIM) is our appointed investment manager. ILIM's vision is to build better futures and ILIM are committed to managing the assets entrusted to them responsibly, with the objective of delivering longer-term sustainable returns.

Click here to find out more about ILIM's approach to responsible investment, including a video update from Patrick Burke, Managing Director of ILIM, and various ESG related resources.

In addition, watch this short clip summaring how ESG factors influence responsible investment choices.

State of Play Report

Climate change is driving a surge in Responsible Investment and ESG activity among Irish asset managers. 

The 3rd Annual Responsible Investment State of Play report 2020, commissioned by Sustainable & Responsible Investment Forum (SIF) Ireland and supported by Irish Life Investment Managers, is an annual measure of the Irish industry as it pertains to Responsible Investment practices and surveyed 17 Irish domiciled Asset Managers.

Click on the images below for a copy of the report and a summary of the key insights from the report.


Climate Finance Week Ireland 2020

If you missed Kathy Ryan, Head of Responsible Investment, ILIM, at the ESG day of Climate Finance Week 2020 click here for the recording.

Ireland’s First Responsible Investment Advisor Course launched during Climate Finance Week and Irish Life supports the roll-out of this industry wide programme to bring sustainability to the fore. Find out more here.