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Irish Life was sold by the State to Canada’s Great-West Lifecoin 2013 for €1.3bn to recoup some of the cost of the lender’s rescue

Irish Life is being threatened with industrial action – including potential strikes – as it moves ahead with a plan to close its defined benefit pensi(...)

Irish Life chief executive David Harney. Allianz agreed in February to pay €145 million for Irish Life’s 30.4 per cent stake in Allianz Irish Life Holdings. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Irish Life Group, the largest life insurance and pensions provider in the State, made an €85 million profit from the sale earlier this year of its min(...)

Friends First, which traces its roots in Ireland back to 1834, came under the total control of Achema, formerly known as Eureko, 15 years ago.

Dutch financial group Achmea is poised to extract €220 million from its move to sell Friends First, the Irish life assurance, pensions and investment (...)

Tom Kenny, who has joined Dublin-based financial services software company Corlytics as its chief financial officer.

Corlytics, the Dublin-based financial services software company, has appointed former managing director of Canada Life International Assurance, Tom Ke(...)

File photograph of Michael Lynn who is still in a Brazilian prison fighting efforts to extradite him.   Picture Garrett White / Collins

Disgraced Irish solicitor Michael Lynn used about €3 million belonging to his Kendar Holdings foreign property company to fund his personal lifestyle,(...)

Friends First HQ

UK insurance group Aviva is in advanced talks to acquire Friends First from Dutch group Achmea, according to sources. The Irish life assurance, pensio(...)

Irish Life chief executive David Harney:  “Sales at Irish Life Investment Managers were 25 per cent ahead of budget at the end of the end of the second quarter.” Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Irish Life reported a 17 per cent increase in profits in the three months to the end of June, year on year, contributing €42 million to its Canadian p(...)

David Harney, chief executive at Irish Life, on the balcony at his office on Abbey Street in Dublin. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

In 2008, David Harney took over as head of Irish Life’s corporate business, which was then riding the crest of the wave. Within 12 months, new sales (...)

Irish Life Investment Managers charged Irish Life €44 million in fees for acting as its investment manager last year, a rise of 10 per cent on 2014.

Irish Life Investment Managers (ILIM) increased its after-tax profit by 51 per cent to €22.1 million in 2015, a year when its assets under management(...)

Irish Life Assurance said it saw “strong growth in single premium life and pension sales, particularly through the independent broker and branch networks”

Profits at the country’s biggest life and pensions group more than doubled last year as it recorded significant increases in both its retail and corpo(...)

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