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Posted on November 27, 2019

Irish Life’s offices will close for the Christmas period on Tuesday, 24 December 2019 at 12pm and will re-open on Thursday, 2 January 2020.

Read this news item to find out what this means for you, depending on the method you use for paying regular contributions. 

Posted on November 08, 2019

Move to reduce Cheque Payments from 1 January 2020 in respect of Defined Contribution, PRB and PRSA Claims.

Posted on November 07, 2019

Irish Life has appealed to the Government to avoid excessive administrative bureaucracy and costs on smaller pensions schemes.

Ireland set to impose significantly more regulation and cost than other European countries

Oireachtas Committee to support a cost benefit analysis on implementation of IORPS II

Posted on October 25, 2019
The Pensions Act requires every pension Trust to appoint a Registered Administrator for their schemes and for the Registered Administrator to re-register annually.
Irish Life can confirm that we completed the Registration with the Pension Authority in September 2019 for the schemes that we will be the Registered Administrator for.
Posted on September 26, 2019

Women in Ireland likely to retire poorer than men

  • Irish Life report highlights Ireland’s ‘gender pension gap’ –
  • At retirement age, Irish women likely to have a pension pot worth €120,000 less than men -
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.

 
 

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