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#Irish Life

# irish-life - Thursday 20 September, 2018

Irish Life is worried Amazon's huge data centre in Tallaght could affect its future housing projects

The pensions fund has a site adjacent to the facility being planned by the tech giant.

# irish-life - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

Irish Life workers to strike for 24 hours over pension scheme this Thursday

A rally will be held outside the Irish Life Dublin offices from 12pm to 2pm on Thursday.

# irish-life - Monday 2 April, 2018

Irish Life workers to strike for 24 hours over pension scheme

Irish Life members of the Unite trade union are to strike on 12 April.

# irish-life - Friday 30 June, 2017

Two former bankers involved in Anglo Irish Bank defraud scheme lose court appeal

The Court of Appeal upheld the convictions of two former bankers jailed for conspiracy to defraud the public Anglo Irish Bank in 2008.

# irish-life - Monday 17 April, 2017

Why you should be very wary of signing this insurance form on arrival at an Irish hospital

Signing up for private health care where none is available increases your bill ten times, and sometimes the situation can be even worse.

# irish-life - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

European court sides with the government over bank recapitalisation

The court found there is a greater public interest in protecting financial systems.

# irish-life - Sunday 6 November, 2016

From The Daily Edge 13 behaviours that are only acceptable in Ireland DOn't Do It

# irish-life - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

From The Daily Edge 21 things Irish people have absolutely no patience for My Rage

# irish-life - Thursday 9 June, 2016

Former CEO of Irish Life and Permanent convicted of €7.2 billion conspiracy to defraud

Denis Casey (56) and three other former banking executives had pleaded not guilty to charges.

# irish-life - Friday 15 April, 2016

# irish-life - Monday 28 March, 2016

From The Daily Edge 19 Of The Hardest Things About Living In Ireland The Old Sod

19 Of The Hardest Things About Living In Ireland

The hardships…

# irish-life - Monday 4 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge 18 stupid questions the world has about Ireland What Is Life

18 stupid questions the world has about Ireland

We are a misunderstood country.

# irish-life - Friday 1 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge 13 things that make Irish siblings the best siblings Irish Siblings

13 things that make Irish siblings the best siblings

You can’t beat em.

# irish-life - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge 32 milestones in every Irish person's life Storage Heaters

32 milestones in every Irish person's life

Growing up, growing up to be…

# irish-life - Thursday 30 April, 2015

# irish-life - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

Permanent TSB won't cut rates on mortgages - it wants to boost profits from them instead

The bank is about to go on a fundraising drive.

# irish-life - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

Being unhealthy can be a bit of a goldmine...

An Irish pension provider is offering larger payouts to people who are, well, likely to die sooner.

# irish-life - Saturday 28 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge 10 little things life in Ireland would be better off without Irishproblems

10 little things life in Ireland would be better off without

Just little things. Annoying little things.

# irish-life - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Low paid Irish Life workers to get 7% pay rise

Almost 1,000 staff will get a rise and a lump sum payment.

# irish-life - Sunday 26 October, 2014

Extract: The bits of Irish history you weren't taught at school

Do you remember when ‘I Shot JR’ windscreen sticker were ubiquitous or The Hucklebuck dominated the Irish music scene?

# irish-life - Friday 13 June, 2014

WATCH: Here's what Irish dads mean to their children

What makes a good father – and how will you let him know tomorrow?

# irish-life - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

€168m in claims were paid out by Irish Life last year --- including one of over a million euro

Data from the company’s 2013 accounts shows cancer accounted for almost half of all life insurance claims.

# irish-life - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Column: Economic rights are just as vital to a democracy as civil rights

We must rail against the insidious notion that moral norms are not rights at all but, rather, privileges bestowed upon us by our kindly masters, writes Dr Tom Hickey.

# irish-life - Friday 2 August, 2013

Irish Life sale boosts exchequer surplus in July

The €1.3 billion sale of Irish Life held a exchequer surplus last month of €1.43 billion as tax take in July was lower than predictions.

# irish-life - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Historical mural ripped off Irish Life building and put in black bags

The mural had been part of the Irish Life Centre on Lower Abbey Street since 1987.

# irish-life - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

This man is the new CEO of Irish Life

Bill Kyle will take over once the acquisition of Irish Life by a Canadian firm has been completed.

# irish-life - Tuesday 19 February, 2013

Sold: Government confirms sale of Irish Life for €1.3 billion

The government has finally sold off the life and pensions arm of Irish Life and Permanent which was split from Permanent TSB after it required a €4 billion bailout in 2011.

# irish-life - Monday 3 December, 2012

From The42 Soccer move an 'easy' one for Celtic fan McGuinness Interview

Soccer move an 'easy' one for Celtic fan McGuinness

The Donegal boss also explained the similarity between the Scottish team and GAA sides.

# irish-life - Friday 16 November, 2012

Liberty Hall: SIPTU disappointed at planning refusal, while An Taisce seeks review

SIPTU is left disappointed as An Bord Pleanála turns down an application to rebuild Liberty Hall – while An Taisce says reviews are needed.

An Bord Pleanála refuses permission for new 23-storey Liberty Hall

The planning authority says the proposed multistorey would be “unacceptably dominant in the city”.

# irish-life - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

Noonan hasn't asked Permanent TSB staff on over €200k to take pay cut

The finance minister says his department is reviewing bankers’ pay, but he hasn’t asked staff to waive parts of high salaries.

# irish-life - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

Irish life CEO remuneration breaches government's pay cap - Doherty

Sinn Féin finance spokesperson Pearse Doherty says Kevin Murphy’s total remuneration package of €586,000 breached the government’s own pay cap.

# irish-life - Monday 22 October, 2012

NAMA sells 17 per cent stake in holding company to UK firm

The State’s ‘bad bank’ has announced the sale of 17 per cent of shares in its investment holding company to a UK firm.

# irish-life - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

Irish Life chief "optimistic" that group can return taxpayer cash

The Irish Life group reports profits of €112 million for the first half of 2012, boosted by the splitting-off of Permanent TSB.

# irish-life - Monday 2 July, 2012

New health insurer to create jobs and competition

GloHealth is Ireland’s fourth health insurer.

# irish-life - Monday 23 April, 2012

Ireland recorded a 13.1 per cent deficit last year

Without the whole banking debt, it could have been down to 9.4 per cent.

# irish-life - Saturday 31 March, 2012

Census and celsius: the week in statistics

How many of us are there in Ireland? How hot was it here last week? And how much is Will Ferrell’s next film going to make?

# irish-life - Wednesday 28 March, 2012

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as any of the bits and pieces you may have missed.

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Government granted High Court order for €1.3bn Irish Life takeover

The court order, granted under legislation introduced by Brian Lenihan, means the recapitalisation of the banking sector is complete.

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