Banking, Insurance & Financial Services
Ireland is known globally for its significant reputation as a financial centre for international banking, funds and insurance. It comprises commercial banks, insurance companies, non-banking financial companies, cooperatives, pension funds, mutual funds and many other small financial entities.
Banking includes core banking activities, retail, private, corporate, investment and credit cards. Financial Service includes stock-broking, mutual funds, International Financial Services and the significant aircraft leasing sector that has developed in Ireland. Career opportunities in this sector are widely available for graduates especially in areas such as, ICT, engineering, mathematics, data analytics, business and law and will continue to be in demand for the next five to ten years.