Re-launched in 2021 as Spry Finance and already having over 1,000 new customers, Spry Finance is 100% Irish owned, regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland and headquartered in Dublin. Spry Finance is the sole provider of lifetime loans that has been operating successfully in Ireland since 2006 and has a €400m mortgage portfolio under management. It is fully funded by a number of major international financial institutions including Canada Life Reinsurance. Spry Finance is a customer-focused company, providing older people with real options for living a greater life in later life. A lifetime loan is a mortgage that allows people to release equity in their home – without having to sell it or move out – by borrowing a lump sum secured on the property. An exemplary sponsor for this years Carer of the Year.