Cuts to interest rates have reduced the income pension funds earn from their fixed-income investments.

The coronavirus pandemic has dealt a blow to pension systems across Europe, heaping pressure on policymakers to introduce reforms to avoid a decades-(...)

Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection Regina Doherty, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe, announce major changes to pensions in Ireland, on Wednesday. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Proposals to reform Ireland’s pensions system have been broadly welcomed, especially a plan to ensure all private sector workers are members of a priv(...)

A recent Aviva study on pensions found that, on average, workers needed to put an additional €1,000 a month into their pension savings. Photograph: Getty Images

Support for automatically enrolling people in pension schemes is growing in Ireland, according to a new report from State Street Global Advisors. Ei(...)