Ratings agency Fitch upgrades Irish Life ratingPosted by Gerry Hassett on January 28, 2015In an endorsement of Irish Life's performance in the Irish marketplace and its financial strength, Fitch yesterday raised Irish Life's rating from A+ to AA-. The report identified these among contributing factors to the uplift, and also remarked that Irish Life has become 'very important' to Great-West Lifeco.Read more
2015 Financial Factsheet now availablePosted by Caitriona Gaffney on January 27, 2015The Life and Pension Advisory Services teams have updated their Financial Factsheet for 2015 and it's now available here on b-line. It's a great reference to have to hand.Read more
Improved service for medicalsPosted by Bernie Lynch on 20th January 2015Irish Life primarily uses our own Medicentre for Dublin-based appointments and Medmark, which has seven centres around the country; Dublin – Baggot St and Dublin Airport, Cork, Limerick, Galway, Sligo and Waterford. Medmark now offers an online booking system for setting up appointments. This has improved the turnaround time and conversion rates compared with other medical centres.Read more
Irish Life continues the push for pension reformPosted by Gerry Hassett on January 16, 2015Gerry Hassett and Group CEO Bill Kyle highlight the need for increased pension coverage and express willingness to work with government to achieve this.Read more
FATCA (Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act) updatePosted by Helen Huijsdens on Jan 5, 2015Due to new United States legislation which came into effect on 1st July 2014, new applicants for investment and savings policies have been asked to confirm if they are a U.S. citizen or U.S. tax resident where the proposer/policy owner is an individual. From 1st January 2015, this will also apply when the policy owner/proposer is not an individual e.g. for a company-proposed application.Read more
Spill the beans competition winnersPosted by Mick Quinn on December 5, 2014A big Thank you to all 169 brokers who ‘spilled the beans’ and entered our competition. We hope you enjoyed your night out at the movies on us.Read more
Introducing Enhanced AnnuitiesPosted by Shane O'Farrell on December 15, 2014Until now, annuities have been priced the same for all lives of a certain age regardless of health, as insurance companies assumed normal health and lifespan for all. An Enhanced Annuity changes this. With our new Enhanced Annuity, Irish Life will assess the health of the individual and quote an annuity cost appropriate to his or her expected future lifespan.Read more
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