Zurich Investment Managers Market Update

Metis Ireland Director, Carl Widger spent the morning of 21st April with David Warren (Chief Investment Officer, Zurich Ireland) and two of his fund managers Philip Duggan & Michael Kelly, along with Richard Temperley who is head of Investment Development.  ...

DIRT First-Time Buyers Relief

In today’s economy it is difficult for first time buyers to save a deposit for their first home. With the rising cost of rent and DIRT at its highest rate in Irish history, the challenge in escaping the “rent trap” is a large one. The events of the past have led to...

Friends First New Fund Launch

Carl Widger attended a Friends First fund launch in the Savoy Hotel on Tuesday 12th April. Friends First are introducing a new fund called “Concept K” to the market. It’s a managed by Klaus Kaldemorgen from Deutsche Asset management.   Carl commented: “It looks...