Financial Services

The world of banking and insurance faces considerable challenges. Market conditions in which financial institutions will have to focus on both fundamental balance sheet management and innovative approaches to capturing funding and realising profitability.

An already complex regulatory environment will almost certainly become more demanding of market participants. 

Mazars has a long history of supporting clients in the Banking and Insurance sectors throughout the world. Our clients number amongst the largest financial institutions, both internationally and here in Ireland. We believe in understanding our clients business and, from this base, applying our skills in a proactive manner to ensure that we always provide tangible and measurable results.

Our dedicated team provides services to organisations operating in the following sub-sectors:

  • Retail Banking
  • Investment Banking
  • Asset Management
  • Covered Bond Issuers
  • Securitisation Structures
  • Life Assurance
  • General Insurance
  • Motor and Travel Insurance
  • Reinsurance
  • Insurance Risk Transfer Structures

Our services to these sectors include:

  • Actuarial services
  • External Audit
  • Internal Audit
  • Cover Asset Monitor
  • Financial Reporting Advisory
  • Outsourced support services
  • Acquirer/Vendor Due Diligence
  • Asset Due Diligence
  • Regulatory Advisory & Compliance (Prudential and Consumer)  
  • Corporate Governance
  • Board Effectiveness Reviews
  • Taxation Compliance
  • Taxation Advisory
  • IT Audit


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Fund Management Companies

Demonstrating compliance with CP86. This is important because it sets out how Irish authorised fund management companies can comply with the rules in the UCITS and AIFMD regimes.

Mazars in Securitisation

Comprehensive solutions for your securitisation transactions.

In a fast growing and innovative environment you need professional advisors who offer solutions to an ever changing and challenging market.

Asset Management

We have a dedicated asset management team with an in-depth understanding of the key challenges and opportunities facing the sector.


Insurance companies face increasing regulation, competition and risk. Our actuarial team offers practical advice and solutions to address these challenges.