Regulation of defined contributions master trusts
APTI are delighted to announce our involvement as a key sponsor to The National Pensions Summit. The event takes place on the 19th of September in Croke Park Dublin. Regina Doherty Minister For Employment Affairs And Social Protection will open the event. Committee Member Jim Connolly is a key note speaker at the event.
Next Members meeting will be helf at 3.30pm on 27th September in offices of Brokers Ireland
It is largely the high cost of annuities which continues to bankrupt DB schemes in this country, and it’s a bit Irish that the solution is to evict the members and let them fend for themselves. In effect, they’re being told “we can’t afford to pay the pension we promised, so here’s a lump of money – see what you can do yourself.”
“It remains distinctly odd in the context of the effort to address abysmal pensions coverage in this country, that the Government should conclude that there are too many pension schemes in Ireland. We think there are too few!”
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