Category: Personal Finance

A question of engagement

Pension scheme member engagement requires a multi-channel, multimedia, multi-disciplinary approach according to Gerry Winters. There is no one size fits all approach to pension scheme member engagement. Every member is different. They are at different life and career stages, have...

/ May 1, 2019

GDPR – What it means for pension schemes

Orla Ormsby and Brid McDonnell look at the implications of GDPR on pension schemes. The General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) now governs the processing of personal data in all EU Member States. GDPR replaces the existing data protection legislation (the...

/ January 1, 2019

Meeting the needs of members

A good quality pension scheme can be a key employee retention tool writes Brian McGarry. The pace of the Irish economic recovery has been quite startling. From a position just five years ago where commentators were talking bleakly about a...

/ December 30, 2018

Are we there yet

Brian Sexton looks at the slow progress being made towards a national auto-enrolment pension scheme. In a welcome development towards the end of 2017 the Department of Social Protection announced that the government will roll out a five-year pension reform...

/ June 8, 2018