Locked content Comarch snatches flagship ZUS contract from Asseco

WSE-listed IT firm Comarch has won the tender for maintenance of social security ZUS’s core KSI IT system. The winning offer was PLN 242 million, while the creator and current maintainer WSE-listed Asseco bid PLN 374 million. The contract will run for four years. “I strongly underline that we ...

ZUS: 70% new pension application filed so far

As many as 283k pension applications have been filed so far to the Social Security fund (ZUS), representing 70 percent of all people entitled to retire earlier, after Poland lowered its retirement age. As many as 410k people have the right to do so until the end of this year.

OFEs transfer PLN 3.16 bln to ZUS after Q3

Private pension funds OFEs transferred PLN 3.16 billion to the social insurance board ZUS under the pre-retirement asset shift at end-Q3. In the same period, OFEs received PLN 2.52 billion in transfers from ZUS.

Locked content ZUS: 257k pension applications filed in September

As many as 257.7k pension applications have been filed in September to the Social Security fund (ZUS), its spokesman Wojciech Andrusiewicz said. Out of that number, 196.7k were motions filed for the first time. September was the first month when claims under the new law, which lowers the retirement ...
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Lower retirement age to cost Poland PLN 54 bln – ZUS head

According to Social Security fund (ZUS) President Gertruda Uścińska the cost Poland will bear between 2017-2021 for lowering retirement age will reach PLN 54 billion. “We’ve analyzed how similar changes to the law in the past affected workers, and we’ve calculated that 82 percent of those able to re...

Locked content Comarch with cheapest offer in tender for ZUS IT systems

Software company Comarch has made the cheapest offer in the tender for the maintenance of ZUS IT systems with a bid of PLN 242 million. There were two other bids – one from Asseco at PLN 374 million and finally Atos at PLN 431 million. The budget for the work is PLN 374 million. ZUS’s…

OFE to transfer PLN 7.74 bln to ZUS in 2018

Private pension funds OFE will transfer PLN 7.74 billion to the Social Security fund ZUS under the pre-retirement asset shift next year and will receive PLN 3.27 billion in transfers from ZUS, according to ZUS financial plan for next year.

OFEs transfer PLN 1 bln to ZUS in Q1

Private pension funds OFEs transferred PLN 1 billion to the social insurance board ZUS under the pre-retirement asset shift in Q1. In the same period, OFEs received PLN 836.5 million in transfers from ZUS.

Locked content Micro-firms may pay lower contributions starting 2018

Social security (ZUS) contributions for microenterprises may be lowered as early as January 2018, Minister Henryk Kowalczyk told TV Republika. Currently, all micro firms pay a lump sum contribution of at least PLN 1,200 a month. “It is a barrier to entrepreneurs, and many decide to terminate t...