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The Annual Jack Fitzpatrick Lecture Proudly Sponsored by Independent Trustee Limited

Last week Independent Trustee Limited (ITL) sponsored the Irish ProShare Association’s (IPSA) annual Jack FitzPatrick Lecture for the second time. Jeremy Mitchell, our trustee services director in charge of share schemes, was the first speaker and introduced the guest for the…

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The Drive for 5? Pffft..Try 6 in a Row!

ITC Group is delighted to announce that we, for the 6th year running, have been awarded Independent Trustee Firm of the Year at the Irish Pension Awards.The winners were announced at the gala dinner and awards ceremony on 20th November 2019 at the Shelbourne Hotel Dublin. The…

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Should You Consider Taking a Transfer Value From a Defined Benefit Pension Scheme?

In our latest vlog, ITC's John McGovern discusses the variables to consider when taking a transfer value from a Defined Benefit Pension Scheme. He also takes a look at what investment return or risk would be needed on the transfer value offered to at least match…

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Tax deadline: Set up an ITC pension overnight with ITC Nexus

With the tax deadline looming on 31st October, it’s good to know that a self-administered pension can be set up overnight if you use ITC’s online facility - ITC Nexus. Send us a cheque for your client’s tax savings the following morning, ensuring you meet the deadline…

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ITC Annual Survey

From 24th Sept - 4th Oct, we will be conducting our annual survey. The ITC survey has been designed to allow us to gain feedback on how we can support our clients and advisors in their everyday business. The survey covers areas such as; ITC’s products, support and…

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Changes to the ITC Team

We recently made some important changes to our ITC Management Team.Sean McLoughlin has decided for personal reasons to step down from his executive role as Head of Advisor Services effective from 31st August 2019. As a founder director and leader of the company for the past 25…

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We’ve Added Some New Features to ITC Nexus – Check them Out

In an effort to continually improve our processes and to keep our Advisors and Clients updated, we recently added some features to the ITC Nexus portal.What is ITC Nexus?ITC Nexus is our new online portal for brokers, designed to give greater control over the creation and…

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Self-Administered ARFs - Protection Against Bomb Out Risk

In our latest vlog, ITC's Eoin Hassett will take you through self-administered ARFs and how they can be of benefit to your clients.   The views expressed in this video are based on our current (as of July 2019) understanding of pensions law and…

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How the Client App is Changing Property Investments

Many ITC scheme investors and their advisors favour investment in property. Here are some of the reasons why:For many property is a well understood asset class compared to, say, equities. From owning or renting property personally, investors may have an understanding of…

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ITC Office Closing for 25th Anniversary Celebration

This year marks the 25th anniversary for Independent Trustee Company. To celebrate and thank our staff for their years of service, we will be closing the office this Friday, 31st of May, to reopen Tuesday 4th of June.Please note that we will process bank transfers and requests…

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