John O’Dwyer, chief executive of VHI. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Health insurance firm VHI has entered the life insurance market, under the VHI Life brand. The move comes after the Central Bank granted it authoris(...)

Laya is moving deeper into its new rival’s core life insurance market, the ‘Sunday Times’ reported

Laya versus Irish Life Insurer Laya Healthcare is preparing a pre-emptive strike against Irish Life’s entry into health insurance by moving deeper int(...)

Irish Life chief executive Bill Kyle said the brand choices for the health insurance business included using Irish Life in the name, sticking with the GloHealth brand, or coming up with an entirely new identity. Photograph:  Bryan O’Brien

Irish Life has engaged research group Red C to help it determine a brand for its new health insurance subsidiary, which is set to be formed from the (...)

The price of health insurance with Laya Healthcare and GloHealth is to go up by as much as 14 per cent starting next month. A Laya spokeswoman stress(...)

Bill Kyle, Irish Life’s chief executive said that the new company would provide a “compelling alternative” to the existing players and would become the “health insurer of choice” for Irish consumers.

Irish Life is set to become a major player in the health insurance market here after acquiring Aviva Health and buying out the the 51 per cent of GloH(...)

Blue is the colour and GAA is the game for Declan O’Rourke, who heads the Irish operation of global insurance giant AIG. Dublin blue, that is, not t(...)

Declan O’Rourke, general manager of AIG in Ireland, said whiplash awards here were out of kilter with the rest of Europe. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

AIG, the world’s biggest insurer, wants Ireland to consider banning whiplash claims to help counter soaring motor insurance charges and to avoid the (...)

Genzyme’s 24-hour resuscitation marathon was part of its wellbeing programme
Fit for work in mind and body

Looking after the mental health and wellbeing of employees is becoming a priority for many companies. “Many employers now help staff with everything f(...)

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AbbVie Ireland – Time to Talk Following its foundation in 2013, research-based pharmaceutical AbbVie implemented the AbbVie Talent Philosophy and Ti(...)

Irish Life is in exclusive negotiations to acquire Aviva Health, which was put up for sale by its UK parent late last year.  Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times.

Irish Life is in exclusive negotiations to acquire Aviva Health, which was put up for sale late last year. The Irish Times has learned that Irish Lif(...)