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Posted on June 19, 2018

More than 150 employees from across Irish Life and Canada Life braved the Hell & Back course at Kilruddery House on Saturday 16 June for Irish Life Staff Charities.

All funds raised for the event will go to our staff charities of the year, the Irish Motor Neuron Disease Association (IMNDA) and Remember Us.

Posted on May 24, 2018

Economist Megan Greene talks to Cliff Taylor about market turbulence in Italy sparked by political upheaval. They also look at trade tensions between the US and China.

Posted on May 17, 2018

The IMF's urged the Government not to cut taxes in the upcoming budget, to protect against future fiscal shocks. DCU professor of economics Edgar Morgenroth, Cliff Taylor and Eoin Burke-Kennedy discuss why Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe would do well to heed the warning, contained in the fund's latest assessment of State’s economic performance.

Posted on May 10, 2018

The timber industry contributes about €2.3 billion to the Irish economy each year and supports 12,000 jobs in rural Ireland. But with some 78 per cent of the output exported overseas, the implications of Brexit are obvious.

Posted on May 03, 2018

A row has erupted over a controversial decision by Dun Laoghaire Rathdown county council to place land around Leopardstown racecourse on its Vacant Sites Register. 

Posted on May 01, 2018
  • 3,323 individual claims for Income Protection during 2017; on average claimants received €22,659
  • Mental health and back pain were the main reasons for claims (20% each) followed by cancer (17%)
  • Irish Life paid more than €1 million each week to people who were injured or too ill to work
  • Between 2015-2017, 2,474 people who claimed Income Protection benefits have recovered sufficiently from their illness and returned to work
Posted on April 26, 2018

On this week's podcast, Mark Paul talks to Ciarán Hancock about Irish-owned Smyths Toys €79 million European expansion.

Posted on April 23, 2018
Irish Life Group Limited announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire a strategic shareholding in Invesco Limited, Ireland’s largest Irish-owned independent financial consultancy. 
Posted on April 20, 2018

Mark Paul and Simon Carswell talk to Ciarán Hancock about the latest developments in the INM saga. Also, Eoin Burke-Kennedy has the details of the government’s latest Stability Programme Update. But first, Laura Slattery has a roundup of some of the other stories this week, including the appearance of senior Facebook executive Joel Kaplan at an Oireachtas Committee.

Posted on April 06, 2018

Irish Life, the leading provider of Income Protection benefits in Ireland*, paid out over €57 million to people who were unable to work due to illness or injury during 2017. A review of Irish Life’s claims data provides a snapshot into the health of the working population in Ireland, and includes an overview of the types of illnesses that led to more than 3,000 people receiving Income Protection payments in 2017 due to illness or injury**