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21 Feb 2017
 

EMAIL SCAM – NOTICE TO BROKERS

PLEASE BEWARE – BE VIGILANT How did it happen? An IBA member received an email supposedly from a client. The…

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20 Feb 2017
 

Winners of the 27th Annual Insurance Service Awards

The Irish Brokers Association’s 27th Annual Insurance Service Awards took place last Friday afternoon 17th February in the Westin Hotel,…

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14 Feb 2017
 

Completion of Annual PCF Confirmation Return Deadline 28 February 2017

Dear IBA Member, Please note that completion of Annual PCF Confirmation is now available on the Central Bank Online Reporting…

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9 Feb 2017
 

Suggestions to Prevent Credit Card Fraud

Financial crime is one of the top two profit-generating crimes in Ireland at the moment. Vigilance is required for every…

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8 Feb 2017
 

Insurance Institute – Recruiting an Insurance Practitioner Apprentice?

  Are you interested in recruiting an Insurance Practitioner Apprentice? Employers are signing up now to take on apprentices for…

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7 Feb 2017
 

Discussion Paper on the Payment of Commission to Intermediaries

Dear IBA Member, The market responses to Discussion Paper on the Payment of Commission to Intermediaries, issued in July 2016,…

Travel Insurance
5 Feb 2017
 

Blue Insurance Wins ‘Best Travel Insurance Provider’ in Ireland

2nd February 2017:  Blue Insurance, Ireland’s leading online insurance provider, won the award for “Best Travel Insurance Provider” at the…

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31 Jan 2017
 

360 Search Survey – Influences of Gender in the Workplace Survey

360 Search is currently conducting a survey on the influences of gender in the workplace within the insurance sector.  This…

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31 Jan 2017
 

Brokers Ireland – Proposed Merger of IBA & PIBA

The IBA and PIBA have been successfully collaborating over the past two years under the Brokers Ireland brand.  This has…