Zurich Life Blog

A round up of all the latest news, views, commentary and analysis on the insurance, pensions and investment industry.

In this investment podcast recorded on October 19th 2020, Jacqueline Hogan, Investment Marketing Specialist and Ian Slattery, Investment Consultant discuss the effect of political events on investment markets. All the information contained in this podcast was accurate at the time of recording.

Garry Ringrose was voted Zurich Players’ Player of the Year, Caelan Doris was voted Young Player of the Year and the Irish Women’s XVs Player went to Cliodhna Moloney at the Zurich Irish Rugby Players Awards 2020.

UCD, Zurich Ireland and Z Zurich Foundation join forces to narrow the socio-economic gap on education outcomes for young people.

Given the challenges in getting a forecast of the economy exactly right, holding a diversified range of assets that move in different directions depending on market conditions can be helpful.

Farm Insurance Ambassador and youngest ever Grand Prix Farmer of the Year Winner, David Russell shares his tips and insights into looking after your mental health in the farming industry. 

Ag Mental Health Week 2020 runs from 10th – 16th October. Peter Hynes explains how the initiative came to fruition and why mental wellbeing in agriculture is important, now more than ever.

In the latest investment podcast Jacqueline Hogan, Investment Marketing Specialist and Ian Slattery, Investment Consultant discuss corporate bonds as an investment asset class and Zurich’s two new corporate bond funds.

Caelan Doris and Louise Galvin were on hand to announce the nominees for the 2020 Zurich Players’ Player of the Year Award.

In the latest episode of the Senior Times magazine’s podcast series, writer, broadcaster and communications guru Terry Prone talks to Mike Murphy about her illustrious career.

€3m in awards announced for 51 COVID-19 community response projects by Rethink Ireland Innovate Together Fund.