Cary Grace, chief executive of Aon’s global retirement and investment business.  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Diversity was built into Cary Grace’s DNA – almost. Her early years were spent in what was essentially a social experiment, a planned community outsid(...)

Insurance group Aon said on Wednesday that it was no longer pursuing a combination with rival brokerage Willis Towers Watson

Aon said on Wednesday it had scrapped plans to pursue a merger with rival insurance brokerage Willis Towers Watson, a day after it revealed it was in (...)

Some 1,576 claims are still outstanding more than three and a half years after Setanta Insurance collapsed. Photograph: iStock

More than 1,500 claims relating to the now defunct Setanta Insurance are still outstanding more than three years after it went out of business. Fia(...)

Wage pressures are building, as evidenced by the recent industrial action at Bus Eireann. For now however, Irish salaries remain either competitive - or too low, depending on how you look at it - compared with European norms. (Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times)

The bad news is we’re paid less than many of our European compatriots; but the good news is that we have stronger “buying power” than many of them, w(...)

The new roles in Cork will be in asset management operations, risk and data management, compliance and accounting

Willis Towers Watson, a global professional services group which spans insurance broking to HR consultancy, plans to create 40 jobs in asset manageme(...)