Zurich Life Blog

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

US data dominated the back end of last week, with the monthly payroll data coming in well below expectations, writes Ian Slattery.

There is a common misconception that if you have health insurance you don't need serious illness cover, when in fact this couldn't be further from the truth.

Climate change poses important risks and opportunities for business and financial leaders globally and the Zurich sponsored Bloomberg Green Summit event will see top experts, influencers and activists call for real climate action and lasting positive change.
Economic data and earnings helped stocks move higher last week as major indexes notched their fourth week of gains in a row, writes Ian Slattery.

The shortlist for this year’s Dalkey Literary Awards presented by Zurich has been announced and includes household names and a new generation of home-grown talent.

Equities enjoyed their third positive week in a row, as a number of US indexes hit record highs once again, writes Ian Slattery.

The National Gallery of Ireland has launched the 2021 Zurich Portrait Prize and Zurich Young Portrait Prize competitions. 

Equities hit a record high in the US on Thursday, before markets closed for Good Friday, writes Ian Slattery.

Congratulations, you’re getting married! Getting into the nitty gritty of planning is an exciting time. Here’s five tips to get you started.

If you are considering starting a home improvement project, take two minutes to read this article. It will save you time in the long run.