New data released this month by the Central Statistic Office (CSO) showed that households in Ireland saved over €31 billion in 2020. Of this, €16bn was added to deposits - significantly higher than the €12bn added in 2006 at peak use of Special Saving Incentive Accounts (SSIAs). With interest rates currently at an all time low, cash on deposit is earning little to no return. Whatever your clients financial goals are, you can give them the potential to earn a better return with Regular Savings from Zurich. Read our article below on how you can help your clients onto the property ladder with the help of Zurich Regular Savings.
The Zurich Master Trust has recently been launched and will help remove the trusteeship requirement for your corporate clients. Built on Zurich’s corporate pedigree and investment excellence, the Zurich Master Trust is certainly a solution you’ll want to discuss with your clients. You can learn more about the Zurich Master Trust and other industry and product updates by reading on.
As always, if you have any questions regarding any of the topics in this newsletter please do not hesitate to contact your Zurich Broker Consultant.
Raising a minimum of 10% of the value of a new house (first time buyer) is now the minimum requirement for getting on the housing ladder. The key to building up that deposit is to start saving sooner, rather than later.
Zurich's Client Dashboard lets your client access information on their policy quickly and easily. Over the past year we've teamed up with one of Ireland's leading digital design agencies to completely reimagine the Client Dashboard, bringing the most important information to the fore.
Ronan O'Neill Head of Retail & Corporate Marketing
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