The European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority ("EIOPA") has issued a statement on principles to mitigate the impact of Coronavirus/COVID-19 on the occupational pensions sector.
Pension funds that operate defined benefit schemes are exposed to longevity risk; the risk that their pensioners live longer than predicted.
On 13 October, the Irish Government announced its Budget for 2021 which contains a number of important changes for Irish based employers.
COVID-19 may have dominated the workplace agenda in recent months – but employers in Ireland can't lose sight of any of the other issues arising in the course of the employer-employee relationship.
Isle of Man
DQ Advocates is a leading Isle of Man-based law firm with an international reach, offering a full range of legal, regulatory and tax services to a local and global client base.
Giambrone & Partners
As countries across Europe reel from the consequences of the devastating economic setbacks that coronavirus has delivered...
The Malta Budget 2021 was presented by the Minister for Finance, Dr Edward Scicluna on Monday, 19th October.
Following the issue of a consultation document on the proposed amendments to the Retirement Pensions Act and on the amendments to the Pension Rules...
These include repurchase transactions, securities or commodities lending and securities or commodities borrowing, a buy-sell back transaction or sell-buy back transactions.
Baer & Karrer
Employees are generally vital for the success of a business operation. Merger & acquisition (M&A) transactions («Transactions») regularly affect the employees of a target business...
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
As part of its Plan for Jobs 2020, the UK Government announced in July 2020 that it would pay a bonus to employers that brought furloughed employees ...
Veale Wasbrough Vizards
With a growing number of areas being placed into local lockdowns under the Government's 3 tiered COVID alert system, what support will be available for businesses
The government has announced various financial aid measures in recent days, designed to assist businesses whose operations are negatively impacted by coronavirus.
Clyde & Co
Employee benefits are not usually at the forefront of our minds when we are considering workplace culture.
The Pensions Regulator has updated its guidance on reporting duties and enforcement activity during COVID-19 to say that from 1 January 2021 pension scheme providers and trustees should...
This morning, 5 October 2020, Sir Nigel Teare handed down judgment in a three-handed collision dispute: Sakizaya Kalon & Osios David v Panamax Alexander  EWHC 2604 (Admlty).
Brahams Dutt Badrick French LLP
With the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme closing on 31 October 2020, many were concerned that a cliff-edge ending to Government wage support would lead to a wave of redundancies.
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has published its response to the 2019 consultation "Investment Innovation and Future Consolidation", together with a new consultation on...
Because women typically live longer than men and may have a smaller pension pot, they need to plan accordingly to make their money last.
Social Security Agreement between Turkey and Mongolia that was signed on 7 March 2018, has been approved by Turkey President with the decision no:9.