Tánaiste Joan Burton announcing the composition of the new Pensions Council at Government Buildings. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Reform of the Irish pension system is essential if we do not want to endanger the retirement income of current and future pensions, Tánaiste and Mini(...)

The court heard there were 1,681 members involved in the 180 or so schemes

The Pensions Authority has obtained a High Court order allowing it to replace a company managing some 180 pension schemes, involving €80 million, foll(...)

Adrian Daly, who set up Source Pensions in 2009. Photograph: Eric Luke

The Pensions Authority has begun an investigation into the activities of Source Pensions Administration and Trustee Company Limited in its capacity (...)

It’s not a particularly onerous task. You just open the envelope and read through the less than weighty document within, or use your log-in details to(...)

Joan Burton: proposes the establishment of an inter-departmental group called the Universal Retirement Savings Development Group

Tánaiste and Minister for Social Protection Joan Burton will bring a memo to Cabinet this morning to deal with what she has described as the State’(...)

The IASS  is operated jointly by Aer Lingus and Dublin Airport Authority. Photograph: Frank Miller

A proposal to cut retired workers’ pensions as part of an overall plan to plug a €750 million hole in Irish Airlines Superannuation Scheme (IASS) has(...)

 Rachael Ingle, chairwoman of the Irish Association of Pension Funds. Photograph: Alan Betson / THE IRISH TIMES

Irish workers cannot be sure of receiving a State pension in retirement in future generations, according to a report published this morning.The cost o(...)

This year, the combined pension levy on private pensions will bring in more money to the Exchequer than the hotly contested water charges are expected to deliver next year

Could you help me with a query in relation to pensions and the deduction of the old age pension allowance?A person retiring at 65 this year will not b(...)

Aer Lingus and the Dublin Airport Authority should significantly increase their financial contributions aimed at dealing with a €760 million deficit i(...)

It is understood Minister for Social Protection Joan Burton will postpone changes to pension schemes

Measures to spread the financial burden of failed pension schemes more evenly on members will not be in(...)