Ireland’s ‘stable political environment’ is quoted as one of the principal reasons for its relatively high ranking among 230 other destinations.

Dublin has been ranked 33rd on a list measuring quality of living in cities throughout the world. As Ireland prepares to take to the polls, the coun(...)

Tom Geraghty, Mercer Ireland chief executive: “If you look at one of the frustrations I have had since coming into the CEO position, it is that we are still known as a pensions firm.” Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Management consultant is one of those job titles that can mean almost anything, or nothing. But in the case of Mercer chief executive Tom Geraghty, it(...)

Mario Draghi, European Central Bank president and architect of quantitative easing: trustees must remember that QE is a temporary measure. Photograph: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

The first month of quantitative easing (QE) has come and gone. Although early indicators are positive, it will take some time to tell whether QE will (...)

The test of success for any pensions system is that it provides adequate income in retirement for our citizens. This requires our working population t(...)