Ireland: Pensions and Investment News and Analysis

Latest news and analysis of pensions, asset management, regulation and trends in Ireland from our award-winning journalists.

Brendan Kennedy at The Pensions Authority

IORP II drives fall in Irish pension scheme numbers, says Pensions Authority


For many schemes, trustees and sponsoring employers have decided that ‘it is not practical or economic to make their scheme compliant’ with IORP II

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Ireland: All systems go for national auto-enrolment

Top 1000 Pension Funds 2023

Irish government aims to launch auto-enrolment retirement system in 2024


LifeSight reaches €2bn AUM in Ireland ahead of auto-enrolment arrival


’Employers are preparing for big reforms around pensions, with the expected arrival of auto-enrolment early next year’

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Country Report – Ireland (February 2023)

February 2023 (magazine)

Ireland is preparing an Auto Enrolment Bill, which will kick-start the process of defined contribution pension reform in earnest, some 15 years after the concept was first mooted. The plan is for a Central Processing Authority to administer the system and for up to four providers to tender for a chance to manage member contributions.