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Legg Mason to open management company in Dublin to add to Brexit options

10th March 2017: Baltimore-Maryland headquartered asset manager is to open a fund management company in Dublin to serve clients in the European Union afer Brexit,. The company has a management company in the US, and its portfolio of management companies includes Edinburgh-based Martin Currie. Legg Mason is an active asset manager with over 360 investment professionals amongst its worldwide staff of 3,400.

Insurance Ireland launches 'Year of Diversity and Inclusion'

15th February 2017: Insurance Ireland today launched its Year of Inclusion to highlight inclusion best practices in member companies and to draw on expert external resources to advance a four part plan for the year.

Professional services firm Accenture to create 300 tech and design jobs, bringing employment total in Ireland to over 2,200

February 10th 2017: The Taoiseach, Enda Kenny joined Accenture Chairman & CEO Pierre Nanterme for the official opening of 'The Dock' the companys multi-disciplinary research and incubation hub today offering jobs in artificial intelligence, advanced analytics, the Internet of Things (IOT), and industries including financial services, retail, consumer goods, life sciences and utilities.

Willis Towers Watson is to establish asset management operations in Cork

3rd February 2017: Minister for State, Eoghan Murphy TD today announced that Willis Towers Watson is to establish asset management operations in Cork. Willis Towers Watson plans to create up to 40 roles in areas like asset management operations, service provider oversight, risk & data management, investor on-boarding, compliance, and accounting over the next few years. The company is supported by the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation through IDA Ireland.

AIB report: 62% of businesses are 'not familiar with equity finance'

Most Irish SMEs rely on traditional forms of finance to grow their business, despite a large increase in the availability of alternative sources of capital for SMEs at all stages of their development, according to a new research report, 'Equity Finance - The Irish Equity Challenge' published today (February 1st). The research, by Ipsos MRBI for AIB, finds that 71% of those surveyed said they were partly financed by the reinvestment of profits from the business, while 56% also relied on traditional bank debt in the form of a business loan or overdraft.

Leading Luxembourg fund servicing company sets up in Dublin to capitalise on Brexit-related 'significant rise in UK-based deal flows'

January 30th 2017: In a move that will further deepen Ireland's investment funds servicing offering, Luxembourg's FundRock, a leading independent UCITS management company and alternative investment fund manager is to open a branch in Dublin. The move comes as a result of market uncertainty in the investment management sector post-Brexit and is in response to clients looking to move their funds to Ireland.

An 'experienced and innovative' Central Bank will be a key resource in Ireland's Brexit plan to attract financial jobs to Ireland says Minister Eoghan Murphy in Government's IFS2020 Plan ahead of EFF

"Maintaining a vibrant and attractive international financial services sector requires a financial regulator that is both experienced and innovative", he says. The statement is in the Minister's forward to a 2017 Action plan document on the Government's IFS2020 Strategy published today, ahead of the Government's European Financial Forum in Dublin on January 24th.

CDB Aviation Lease Finance appoints top management team, with Rob Murphy as COO, and Pat Hannigan as CCO

January 16th 2017: China Development Bank-owned CDB Aviation Lease Finance (CDBALF) today announced the appointment of former Freshfield's global aviation and asset finance team leader Rob Murphy as COO and its General Counsel and Avolon's former head of EMEA Pat Hannigan as Chief Commercial Officer. Former GECAS executive John Cunningham has been appointed SVP Asia Pacific. CEO Peter Chang said the team will be charged with expanding CDBALF's "market reach beyond China and shifting the company's current approach to a more western, customer-centric focus serving all global markets".

TK Whitaker, public servant and patriot

TK (Ken) Whitaker, who died, at the age of 100, on January 9th, was the civil servant most closely associated with Ireland's open economic policies in the 20th and 21st centuries.

The evolving career of risk management

The rise in the importance of risk management in the wake of the global financial crisis has seen more and more young professionals choose to specialise in risk management as a career writes Brendan Simeson.

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