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Posted on March 07, 2016

In part one: From FTSE100 firms to corner shops, how is the British business community reacting to the possibility of Brexit? BBC Business Correspondent Joe Lynam is on the line and Economics Editor Arthur Beesley is in studio to discuss that, and whether we can look forward to the return of duty-free shopping in Holyhead.

Posted on February 24, 2016

Bank of Ireland have attempted to get the jump on their competitors this week by offering incentives to tempt people back into the property market, but is there any value to be had?

Posted on February 24, 2016

Irish Life wins overall IBA Life Award for 6th consecutive year and also wins Best Claims Support Award.

Posted on February 16, 2016

Irish Life contributed €204 million (CAD$290 million) profit in 2015

Great-West Lifeco Inc. (Lifeco) has reported its results for the fourth quarter and the full year ended 31 December 2015. View the full release here

In its second full year as a subsidiary of Great-West Lifeco, Irish Life continued to generate strong results contributing Euro €204 million (CAD$290 million) to Lifeco’s profits for the year ended 31 December 2015. This was up 11 % from Euro €184 million (CAD$261 million) in the previous year.

Posted on February 15, 2016

Carnage in global and Irish stock markets this week has left many investors afraid. Is money in stocks safe? What caused the fall in value and what does it mean for the wider economy? And will it scupper state plans to get some AIB money back? 

Posted on February 12, 2016
As people in Ireland prepare to celebrate the most romantic day of the year, Valentines Day, recent research by Irish Life has revealed that romance can often blossom in the workplace. 
Posted on February 08, 2016

What is fiscal space, anyway? Economist Jim Power joins host Ciarán Hancock and Economics Editor Arthur Beesley to discuss the economic issues that should dominate the general election.

Posted on February 01, 2016

Banking Inquiry committee members Joe Higgins and Eoghan Murphy are in studio to discuss the committee's findings, along with host Ciaran Hancock and political reporter Sarah Bardon

Posted on January 28, 2016

Ireland’s largest life assurance company, Irish Life, has welcomed the decision by Fitch Ratings to upgrade Irish Life Assurance plc (Irish Life) one notch, to ‘AA’ from ‘AA-‘.
The upgrade of Irish Life's rating reflects Fitch's view that Irish Life has become 'core' to its parent company, Great-West Lifeco Inc. Previously, Fitch viewed Irish Life as being 'very important' to its owner. Great-West Lifeco’s ownership of Irish Life has resulted in a three-notch uplift in Irish Life's Insurer Financial Strength rating to ‘AA’ from its stand-alone assessment of ‘A’.

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Posted on January 21, 2016

We know lobbying happens, but who lobbies whom about what? A new register reveals the answer for the first time. From pleas for more beach volleyball courts to tobacco, alcohol and rezoning submissions, Business Affairs Correspondent Mark Paul has story.