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Why Irish Life for Investments?

So why should you choose Irish Life for your Investment needs?

1. More people in Ireland choose us for their Investments than anyone else

We are Ireland's Number 1 for Investments. We have the leading market share for unit-linked lump sum investments based on annual market share to July 2015.

2. Multi-Award winning Investment Manager

Investment Manager of the Year

Irish Life's investment Manager has won the Investment Manager of the Year three years running at the Irish Pension Awards 2013-2015.

€60 Billion Assets

Irish Life's investment manager manages over €60 Billion, the most money for people in Ireland.

3. Making things easy for you


With many of our plans you can easily take a payment break or increase/ decrease your payments to suit your needs.

My Online Services

Our online services gives you 24/7 access to all your pension plan details, fund factsheets, fund performance and payment details in one place.

4. You're in good hands


Over 75 years protecting families in Ireland


Taking care of over 1 million customers.


Irish Life is rated A+ by Standard and Poor's and AA- by Fitch.

Great-West Lifeco

Part of the Great-West Lifeco group of companies, one of the world’s leading life assurance organisations.

5. Innovative fund offering - Irish Life MAPS

We offer an innovative range of investment funds called Irish Life MAPS - a range of five multi-asset portfolio funds from careful to very adventurous


Each Irish Life MAP fund uses the innovative Dynamic Share to Cash (DSC) model.


Irish Life Investment Managers (ILIM) now take care of over €4 Billion of investments in total using their multi-asset portfolio strategies.

This information is correct as at 31st March 2016.

Warning: If you invest in this product you may lose some or all of the money you invest.

Warning: The value of your investment may go down as well as up.

Warning: Certain funds may be affected by changes in currency exchange rates.

Get comfortable investing in 3 easy steps


1. Get your investor profile

Take our investor profile test to see what kind of investor you are


2. Match the Fund for you

Find out which Irish Life MAPS fund matches your investor profile.


3. See your expected range of returns

Find out more about Investing in MAPS and your next steps.