Become a Member

Become a Member

Why Join Irish Funds?

Irish Funds Industry Association members enjoy a wide range of benefits directed at increasing their knowledge, networks and influence. View our members directory.

Direct Links to Policy Makers and Regulators

As the recognised voice of the fund and asset management industry in Ireland we have ongoing engagement with local, European and global regulators and policy makers. Through our close working relationship with the Central Bank of Ireland, all relevant Irish government departments, our involvement with the European Parliament, European Commission and ESMA, and our engagement with global regulators and policy makers like IOSCO and the FSB, we ensure advocacy at the highest levels on the issues that matter to you.

The Irish Funds Industry Association clg (Irish Funds) is represented on the board of the European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA). We also work closely with many other European and global associations providing a wide representation of our members’ views and positions.

Access to Information

With our finger on the pulse of industry developments we provide members with timely industry updates on technical, regulatory and tax issues. You will also receive access to our industry webinars and all the relevant and up to date papers, consultations, submissions and other industry publications via our dedicated information portal. Irish Funds’ members have access to our members portal with over 2,500 resources available (industry papers, working group minutes and more).

Develop and Drive Industry Positions

By participating in the Association's broad and inclusive structure of 7 steering groups and almost 40 working groups your organisation can play an active part in shaping all the components that contribute to making the environment welcoming and effective for the funds industry

Setting the Standards for the Management of Investment Funds

Irish Funds is at the forefront of regulatory and governance standards for Irish and international investment funds. Through the development and publication of white papers, codes of practice, industry consultations and technical guidance, Irish Funds sets world class standards for investment funds.

Build your Network and Promote your Brand

Through our extensive global calendar of events we provide a range of opportunities to connect and share insights with policy makers, asset managers, distributors, technical experts and service providers. We hold more than 30 online and in person events every year. Participation as a member provides valuable opportunities to get access to the latest information and build networks with new contacts while enhancing relationships with existing ones. Members have priority access to promote their brand via a range of sponsorship opportunities.

Professional Development

Through the programmes we support with the Institute of Banking along with industry-specific seminars and briefings, the association actively supports the professional development of those working in the industry. View more about funds industry educational programmes.

EntitlementsFull MemberAssociate Member
Input to industry positions and standards
Online access to Irish Funds industry working group documents
Receive all final industry publications
Receive regulatory, legislative updates and industry newsletters
Participate in working groups
Nomination and voting rights for membership of governing Council
Full notification of local and international industry seminars, conferences and briefing events
Attend Irish Funds member-only events
Discounted Annual Conference attendance
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Detailed company profile and link to your organisation's website on

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