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#Pensions

# pensions - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

Labour TD calls for bankers' pay and pensions to be tackled
# Bankers
# Bankers

Labour TD calls for bankers' pay and pensions to be tackled

Nov 14th 2012, 9:00 PM 5,382 Views 58 Comments

Labour Party TD for Dublin North Brendan Ryan says the Irish public “will not stand for further cuts in education or other frontline services”.

Top execs pension contributions 36 times more than other staff
# Pensions
# Pensions

Top execs pension contributions 36 times more than other staff

Nov 14th 2012, 10:10 AM 3,509 Views 15 Comments

ESRI research shows companies contribute an average of €100,000 for top executives compared to just €2,700 for other employees.

Half of Údarás na Gaeltachta budget spent on former employees' pensions
# Gaeltacht
# Gaeltacht

Half of Údarás na Gaeltachta budget spent on former employees' pensions

Nov 14th 2012, 8:59 AM 6,767 Views 41 Comments

Sinn Féin Senator Trevor Ó Clochartaigh said the government is doing “untold damage” to the future of the Gaeltacht.

# pensions - Thursday 8 November, 2012

Gilmore says €500,000 salaries for bank executives is "not acceptable"
# Bankers
# Bankers

Gilmore says €500,000 salaries for bank executives is "not acceptable"

Nov 8th 2012, 12:30 PM 5,365 Views 79 Comments

The Tánaiste’s comments follow the release of figures that show six current executives at the former Anglo Irish Bank earn over half a million euro a year.

# pensions - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

Super-levy needed for high pensions, says Labour Party Chairman
# Pensions
# Pensions

Super-levy needed for high pensions, says Labour Party Chairman

Nov 7th 2012, 2:32 PM 4,653 Views 58 Comments

All pensions over €100,000 a year should be subject to a levy of 10 per cent, rising to 25 per cent on pensions over €500,000, says Colm Keaveney TD.

# pensions - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

AIB chief executive asks senior executives to give up pensions
# Bankers' Pay
# Bankers' Pay

AIB chief executive asks senior executives to give up pensions

Nov 6th 2012, 4:13 PM 8,708 Views 103 Comments

Enda Kenny says the AIB chief has written to former executives, asking them to recall their ‘moral responsibility’.

# pensions - Saturday 27 October, 2012

Saorview, sales and Shakhtar Donetsk: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Saorview, sales and Shakhtar Donetsk: The week in numbers

Oct 27th 2012, 7:30 PM 6,348 Views 0 Comments

Plus – what’s the monetary value of virginity? And what was Ireland’s best-performing sales sector in September?

# pensions - Tuesday 23 October, 2012

The Evening Fix: Now with added muscle music
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Now with added muscle music

Oct 23rd 2012, 8:11 PM 6,519 Views 0 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Charges could see value of pensions drop by 31pc - report
# Retirement
# Retirement

Charges could see value of pensions drop by 31pc - report

Oct 23rd 2012, 7:14 PM 7,343 Views 28 Comments

A Department of Social Protection report says costs levied by pension companies can take huge chunks off their value.

# pensions - Saturday 13 October, 2012

Tolls, prizes and liquid nitrogen: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Tolls, prizes and liquid nitrogen: The week in numbers

Oct 13th 2012, 7:30 PM 6,385 Views 4 Comments

How much is the Nobel Prize worth to YOU? And after the first two debates, how likely is it that Obama will remain president?

# pensions - Friday 12 October, 2012

Strike likely as talks over Aer Lingus and DAA pensions break down
# Strike
# Strike

Strike likely as talks over Aer Lingus and DAA pensions break down

Oct 12th 2012, 6:49 PM 5,460 Views 45 Comments

Efforts to resolve the €748 million deficit in the pensions scheme ended “in disarray” last night, SIPTU says.

# pensions - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Aer Lingus warns over €748 million pension deficit
# Pensions
# Pensions

Aer Lingus warns over €748 million pension deficit

Oct 10th 2012, 4:07 PM 5,014 Views 30 Comments

The airline said it has put forward proposals as part of the Labour Relations Committee process seeking to improve pension prospects for employees.

# pensions - Friday 5 October, 2012

Row rumbles on as Siptu rejects DAA/Aer Lingus offer
# Aer Lingus
# Aer Lingus

Row rumbles on as Siptu rejects DAA/Aer Lingus offer

Oct 5th 2012, 4:25 PM 3,777 Views 15 Comments

Aer Lingus has slammed Siptu, accusing the trade union of releasing “wildly inaccurate details” about the process.

# pensions - Saturday 22 September, 2012

The 9 at 9: Saturday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Sep 22nd 2012, 8:56 AM 10,231 Views 20 Comments

Good morning! Here are nine things you should know as you start your day…

Guineys workers told: 30 years service? Sorry, no pensions
# Shop Closure
# Shop Closure

Guineys workers told: 30 years service? Sorry, no pensions

Sep 22nd 2012, 8:00 AM 16,122 Views 71 Comments

The employees found out about the shop closure after a phone call on Monday telling them not to come into work the next day.

# pensions - Saturday 15 September, 2012

Teeth, taxes and Junior Certs: the week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Teeth, taxes and Junior Certs: the week in numbers

Sep 15th 2012, 7:30 PM 5,671 Views 1 Comment

Just HOW well did Ireland do at the Paralympics? And which country’s population has the most smokers?

# pensions - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

SIPTU serves notice of industrial action on DAA
# Dispute
# Dispute

SIPTU serves notice of industrial action on DAA

Sep 11th 2012, 7:13 PM 7,092 Views 33 Comments

There has been no details of work stoppages revealed yet – and any action will not happen until after 1 October.

# pensions - Monday 3 September, 2012

The 9 at 9: Monday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Sep 3rd 2012, 8:40 AM 9,068 Views 5 Comments

Good morning! Here are nine things you should know as you kick off your week…

Early release of voluntary pensions 'could generate €1.24 billion' - IBEC
# Pensions
# Pensions

Early release of voluntary pensions 'could generate €1.24 billion' - IBEC

Sep 3rd 2012, 6:45 AM 4,684 Views 18 Comments

The employers’ group says allowing people to access cash from voluntary pension funds could mean a tax windfall.

# pensions - Saturday 1 September, 2012

Pensions, the internet and whiskey: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Pensions, the internet and whiskey: The week in numbers

Sep 1st 2012, 7:30 PM 5,101 Views 7 Comments

How much is a premium Dublin hotel room REALLY worth? And what does it take to reach age 116?

# pensions - Thursday 30 August, 2012

Young people 'delusional' about income needed in retirement - survey
# Pensions
# Pensions

Young people 'delusional' about income needed in retirement - survey

Aug 30th 2012, 10:18 AM 9,616 Views 42 Comments

A Red C poll commissioned by the Irish Association of Pension Funds says too few young people appreciate how much they’ll need.

# pensions - Wednesday 1 August, 2012

Aer Lingus and DAA staff vote for industrial action
# Pensions
# Pensions

Aer Lingus and DAA staff vote for industrial action

Aug 1st 2012, 6:12 PM 5,663 Views 53 Comments

Workers are unhappy with proposed changes to their pensions.

# pensions - Monday 9 July, 2012

Gallery: Former taoisigh… where are they now?
# Gone Fishin
# Gone Fishin

Gallery: Former taoisigh… where are they now?

Jul 9th 2012, 7:30 AM 13,445 Views 28 Comments

Bertie, Albert, Brian and co. What are they up to these days?

# pensions - Thursday 28 June, 2012

Staff reject AIB plans for pay freeze and pension changes
# AIB
# AIB

Staff reject AIB plans for pay freeze and pension changes

Jun 28th 2012, 9:28 AM 3,904 Views 46 Comments

The IBOA says the proposals are not acceptable, but the bank – which holds its AGM today – says costs must be cut.

The 9 at 9: Thursday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Jun 28th 2012, 8:49 AM 6,817 Views 5 Comments

Nine things you need to know this morning…

Pension changes to impact former taoisigh and those on “Rolls Royce” salaries
# Pensions
# Pensions

Pension changes to impact former taoisigh and those on “Rolls Royce” salaries

Jun 28th 2012, 7:30 AM 4,328 Views 24 Comments

A proposed new scheme will benefit lower paid public servants, says Minister Brendan Howlin.

# pensions - Saturday 23 June, 2012

Poll: Do you contribute to an occupational pension scheme?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you contribute to an occupational pension scheme?

Jun 23rd 2012, 10:39 AM 4,843 Views 24 Comments

Irish Pensions Board has expressed concern over drop in occupational pension scheme members – are you one?

Pensions board chief warns fund trustees of legal action
# Pensions
# Pensions

Pensions board chief warns fund trustees of legal action

Jun 23rd 2012, 10:12 AM 2,771 Views 6 Comments

Irish Pensions Board also says it is concerned by the drop in membership of occupational pension schemes.

The 9 at 9: Saturday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Jun 23rd 2012, 8:57 AM 6,774 Views 8 Comments

Nine things you need to know this morning.

# pensions - Tuesday 19 June, 2012

Young men around twice as likely to emigrate as women - report
# Census 2011
# Census 2011

Young men around twice as likely to emigrate as women - report

Jun 19th 2012, 10:29 AM 3,043 Views 38 Comments

An ESRI analysis of the Census 2011 data suggests that more than one in ten men aged in their 20s have left Ireland.

# pensions - Friday 15 June, 2012

Another pension scheme may bite the dust: Why is it happening?
# Pension Scheme
# Pension Scheme

Another pension scheme may bite the dust: Why is it happening?

Jun 15th 2012, 12:28 PM 5,158 Views 17 Comments

Independent News and Media may close pension scheme as AIB says it will.

# pensions - Thursday 14 June, 2012

AIB to cut managers' pay, freeze staff salaries and change pensions
# AIB
# AIB

AIB to cut managers' pay, freeze staff salaries and change pensions

Jun 14th 2012, 2:04 PM 5,468 Views 41 Comments

Staff were informed of the plan in an email circulated today. Perks like gym memberships will also be cut.

# pensions - Saturday 9 June, 2012

Noonan: €1.2 billion of pension reserves already committed
# Rainy Days
# Rainy Days

Noonan: €1.2 billion of pension reserves already committed

Jun 9th 2012, 12:40 PM 2,798 Views 30 Comments

That leaves about €4.5 billion in the pot.

# pensions - Tuesday 15 May, 2012

EU warns of rising financial pressure from ageing population
# EU
# EU

EU warns of rising financial pressure from ageing population

May 15th 2012, 6:54 PM 1,759 Views 13 Comments

Almost one-third of EU citizens will be aged 65 or over by 2060, says EU report.

# pensions - Friday 11 May, 2012

45 years: average age of civil servants as staffing levels approach crisis point
# Civil Service
# Civil Service

45 years: average age of civil servants as staffing levels approach crisis point

May 11th 2012, 3:03 PM 4,145 Views 50 Comments

The country’s top civil servants say more urgency is needed on staffing levels, with some public servants taking on the work of two or three people.

# pensions - Monday 23 April, 2012

Nearly two-thirds of civil servants in line for pay increase this year
# Public Pay
# Public Pay

Nearly two-thirds of civil servants in line for pay increase this year

Apr 23rd 2012, 12:31 PM 5,902 Views 112 Comments

63 per cent of civil servants – including 2,776 who already earn over €70k – are entitled to ‘increments’ this year.

# pensions - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

Commission will not strip Flynn's pension before court ruling
# Mahon
# Mahon

Commission will not strip Flynn's pension before court ruling

Apr 4th 2012, 6:00 PM 3,315 Views 30 Comments

Current commissioner Maros Sefcovic says Padraig Flynn’s pension may be stripped, but only after he is convicted of an offence.

# pensions - Monday 26 March, 2012

The 9 at 9: Monday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Mar 26th 2012, 8:32 AM 4,660 Views 5 Comments

Nine things to know this morning…

# pensions - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

Column: Our welfare system is wasteful – and a timebomb for our children
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Our welfare system is wasteful – and a timebomb for our children

Mar 14th 2012, 7:30 AM 331 Views 57 Comments

As benefits for the most vulnerable are cut, our system throws money at others who don’t need it, writes Aaron McKenna.

# pensions - Sunday 11 March, 2012

The 9 at 9: Sunday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Mar 11th 2012, 8:54 AM 9,964 Views 39 Comments

Nine things to know this morning…