A Dull September for Irish Pension Funds

Irish pension funds returned 0.5% on average during September. Merrion Investment Managers topped the league table with a gain of 1.2%, while Friends First/BMO lagged the peer group with a return of -0.3%. Three consecutive months of positive average …

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A Mixed August for Irish Pension Funds

Irish pension funds rose by 0.6% on average during August. Zurich Life delivered the best performance this month with a gain of 1.6%, while Merrion Investment Managers delivered the worst, with a return of -0.7%. Irish pension funds have gained 4.0% …

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July - a Bright Month for Irish Pension Funds

Irish pension funds gained 2.1% on average during July. Davy Asset Management and New Ireland turned in the best performances this month with returns of 2.6%, while Merrion Investment Managers delivered the worst, with a return of 1.6%. Pension funds …

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June Disappointment for Irish Pension Managed Funds

The warm weather enjoyed in June was not reflected in the performance of Irish pension managed funds, which fell back 0.6% on average. Davy Asset Management took top spot this month with a return of 0.2%, while Merrion Investment Managers propped up …

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A Sunny May for Irish Pension Funds

May was a bright month for Irish pension managed funds which gained 2.4% on average over the month. Zurich Life topped the table over the month, with a return of 3.6%, while New Ireland lagged the peer group over this period, with a return of 1.1%. …

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Irish Pension Funds Spring Back in April

Irish pension managed funds enjoyed a welcome return to positive territory during April, gaining 2.3% on average over the month. Merrion Investment Managers, Setanta Asset Management and Zurich Life shared top spot over the month, with returns of …

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March Misery for Irish Pension Managed Funds

Irish pension managed funds saw further declines during March, losing 1.9% on average over the month. Setanta Asset Management topped the table over the third month of the year, with a return of -0.2%, while New Ireland lagged the peer group over the …

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A Frosty February for Irish Pension Managed Funds

Irish pension managed funds were under the weather during February, losing 1.8% on average over the month. Davy Asset Management and Merrion Investment Managers topped the table over the second month of the year, with returns of -1.3%, while Setanta …

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Irish Pension Funds Quick Off the Blocks in 2018

Irish pension managed funds enjoyed positive returns during January 2018, gaining 1.0% on average over the month. Aberdeen Standard Investments and Zurich Life topped the table over the first month of the year, with returns of 1.3%, while Setanta …

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A Merry Christmas for Irish Pension Funds

Irish pension managed funds rallied during December, gaining 0.5% on average over the month and wiping out November’s losses. Davy Asset Management topped the table over the final month of the year, with a gain of 0.9%, while Merrion Investment …

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