Questions tagged [pensions]

Questions relating to funds which are filled by employees and paid out to retirees.

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Are UK, the Netherlands and Germany considering pension fund reformation after stress tests of pension funds results?

According to this article, pension funds in the UK, the Netherlands and Germany face an “existential threat” because of their precarious financial positions: Sven Giegold, a member of the European ...
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What are the total unfunded liabilities of the top 5 states?

Detroit recent bankruptcy that left its 20,000+ retirees with less than 1/5ths of their pensions. This has left many people concerned about the finanial stability of the various state retirement plans....
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Have any US states managed to move their public pensions to a 401k-like system?

One can find numerous discussions of switching public pensions to a 401-like plan: Reform has been the hot topic in the world of public employee retirement plans for years. Too often the conversation ...