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Life & Pensions

How did Ireland's financial services industry change from being domestically to internationally focused?

Aidan Carrigan, Finance Ministry

We've always been quite clear that we're competing for business in Ireland to establish it as a financial centre. The record of the financial centre has been built on the basis of developing a core of skilled workers, the attractive tax rate, the international business language, and developing a certain centre of excellence with transferable skill