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Private and Commercial Trusts – Part 2

In part 1 of this series of blogs on private and other non-pension trusts, we looked at the origins of trust law and the basic concept of trusts, which is simple - someone (the settlor) gives property of any kind to one or more persons (the trustees) to hold for the benefit of…

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Budget Briefing 2018 - Recording Now Available!!

Our Budget Briefing webinar in conjunction with Brokers Ireland took place on Wednesday 11th October at 8am, in which our Consulting team outlined the key changes in order to help you plan for 2018.If you missed the webinar you can access the recording here.We hope that you…

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Budget 2018 Webinar: Register Now!!

Wednesday 11th October 8.00-9.00am - CPD AccreditedIndependent Trustee Company in conjunction with Brokers Ireland is hosting a webinar on Wednesday 11th October following the 2018 budget announcement. This webinar will take place from 8:00-9:00am and aims to give you guidance…

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Finalists at the Irish Pension Awards 2017

Independent Trustee Company is delighted to be shortlisted by the Irish Pension Awards 2017 in the following three categories:Pensions Consultancy of the Year Pension Scheme Administrator of the Year Independent Trustee Firm of the Year The Irish Pensions Awards give…

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New Pension Lending Calculator!!

We have recently launched our new Pension Lending Calculator which is available in the resources section of our website.Use our new calculator to check if there are sufficient funds in your scheme to purchase your desired property and ensure you have sufficient liquidity to…

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Introduction to Pension Borrowing

While the appetite for lending to self-directed pensions was subdued during the recession years, banks are again making loans to pensions, as announced in a recent blog. Facilities for investment in commercial property will originate with our larger banking partners, while ICS…

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Pension & Mortgages: The ITC Solution

The latest ITC Pension & Mortgages webinars took place on Thursday, 22nd of June and were presented by ITC Business Development Managers John McGovern and Steve Garavan.These seminars highlighted the pension property opportunity to the 80 brokers in attendance, along with…

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Gearing of Pension Property is Back

Over the past number of months, we in ITC have been working with our banking partners to facilitate borrowing against property in pensions and, as a result, a gearing option for residential property has recently been launched by our partners in ICS Mortgages (Dilosk). …

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QROPS – the real protection against Brexit

This was a conclusion reached at a series of lunchtime and morning webinars recently hosted by ITC on the topic of Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Schemes (QROPS).The ITC QROPS webinars were presented by ITC Group Managing Director, Aidan McLoughlin, Legal Officer,…

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International Pensions Workshop

On March 23rd, advisors were invited to join ITC for a workshop on International Pensions. The workshop took place in the Croke Park Hotel and gave advisors the opportunity to meet our ITC Malta team and learn more about advantages of transferring their clients’ pensions to…

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