A proposed auto-enrolment retirement savings system could be introduced in Ireland as early as next year. So, who will be required to automatically enrol in the new scheme? Zurich Head of Corporate Life & Pensions Joe Creegan explains how it could work. This article was originally published in Accountancy Ireland.

‘We encourage people to start as early as possible’, says Tommy Shannon, managing director of Excel Industries. This article is an Irish Times Content Studio production.

‘A pension is a really important benefit because it’s a very tax efficient way of saving for retirement,’ says Maeve McCleane of Lidl Ireland. This article is an Irish Times Content Studio production.

Zurich’s annual research into pension coverage in Ireland reveals the benefits of paying into a retirement fund and provides insights on the attitude of adults towards financial advisors during COVID-19.
Personal Pension Term Insurance is available to those who are self employed and taxed under Schedule D (Case I or II) or those in non-pensionable employment which is an employment that is not linked to an occupational or statutory scheme and taxed under Schedule E.
As we move into the busiest time of year for us all we'd like to share some of our newest brochures and sales aids to help you throughout pension season! 
How is it different to a savings account?: 5 big questions about pensions, tackled by an expert. This article was first published on thejournal.ie.

This clued-in forty-something couple are taking financial advice now to make sure their pensions perform for a bright and sunny future. This article is an Irish Times Content Studio production.

Not sure how it all works? From doing the sums to picking a fund, we speak to Kristen Foran, a Zurich pensions expert, for easy-to-follow advice. This article was first published on thejournal.ie.

Zurich’s annual pension survey reveals mixed feelings among Irish adults about saving for the future. This article was first published on thejournal.ie.

We are excited to announce that our ‘Small Actions’ pension campaign is now live. Watch and listen out for the campaign which commences nationwide this week and runs until 7th November.

As you are no doubt aware, in late April it was announced that the EU Occupational Pension Schemes Regulations 2021 had been signed, thereby transposing the IORP II Directive into Irish Law. These new regulations make significant changes to the Pensions Act by inserting the terms of IORP II directly into the Pensions Act in Ireland.