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Posted on September 18, 2019

Irish Life Pre-Budget Submission urges incentives to save for families’ medium and long-term needs 

  • Pension auto enrolment plan must get priority
  • Revenue neutral measure can make health insurance more affordable for many
Posted on August 28, 2019

We're very excited to be unveiling a major new Irish Life retirement planning advertising campaign. 3 out of 5 people approaching retirement don't know that they have a decision to take when they draw down their pension. We aim to make people approaching retirement age aware of this important decision - how to draw down their pension and get it working best for the lifestyle they want.

Posted on June 21, 2019

Now is the right time for Government to implement widescale and durable pension reform.  Auto enrolment can be the catalyst for change which will benefit generations to come. 

New research commissioned by Irish Life has indicated that support for the Government’s plan to make it automatic for everyone working to pay into a pension scheme is growing.  Belief that auto enrolment would encourage more people to save for their retirement has grown from 84% in 2017 to 86% in May 2019.

Posted on June 04, 2019
As the pensions landscape is set to become more challenging than ever, employers need to consider the role of Trustees when setting up a Defined Contribution Plan. With this is mind, Irish Life has carved out a market leading,EMPOWERing new solution to future-proof pension provision.
The Irish Life EMPOWER Master Trust is designed to provide Employers with Trustee Services that will absorb as much of the impact of this new pensions landscape as possible.
The Irish Life EMPOWER Master Trust allows employers to offer a modern, flexible pension scheme backed by the governance of an independent trust-based arrangement.
Posted on April 25, 2019
The Irish Brokers magazine interviewed David Harney, Group CEO Irish Life, about current issues in the pension industry.

In the interview David Harney discusses the IORPs Directives, highlights improvements needed on PRSAs. He also outlines his supports for auto enrolment and the need to nudge more private sector workers to save for retirement.

 
 
Posted on April 15, 2019
We are delighted to announce some enhancements to our DC Annual Benefit Statements. From April 2019 our benefit statement is being changed to a reader friendly A5 booklet format.
Posted on April 15, 2019

Last December we announced changes we were making to our core PLS offering on our Defined Contribution) DC, (Personal Retirement Savings Account) PRSA and Personal Retirement Bonds (PRB) products. The changes outlined were implemented at the 1 April 2019.

Posted on March 04, 2019

We are launching a new report analysing how DC plans across the country are structured and what they are offering for members.

 
Posted on February 08, 2019

New pensions regulations required under an EU Directive IORP (Institutions for Occupational Retirement Provision) II were due to come into force on 13 January. However, the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection have advised that they are working towards transposition into Irish law later this quarter.

 

Posted on December 18, 2018
We are delighted to announce that Irish Life Staff Charities donated an incredible total of €360,000 to two Irish charities. The funds were raised throughout 2018 by employees through various fundraising initiatives undertaken and the amount was then matched by Irish Life to reach this final total.
 
Each year, the Irish Life Staff Charities committee shortlists a number of Irish charities to receive donations collected throughout the year and the final two are selected by Irish Life employees. in 2018, the charities chosen were The Irish Motor Neurone Disease Association (IMNDA) and Remember Us. Each charity received a fantastic donation of €180,000 to help provide support services and equipment needs.
 

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