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Irish Results 2014 Melbourne Mercer Global Pension Index (MMGPI)

Sustainability major cause for concern in Irish pension system says Global study.  A major international comparative study calls the sustainability of the Irish state pension into serious question. The 2014 Melbourne Mercer Global Pension Index (MMGPI) measures 25 countries’ retirement systems against the headings of adequacy, sustainability and integrity. This is the first time Ireland has participated in the MMGPI.  Ireland’s overall ranking was 11th place. However, our score in terms of sustainability ranked Ireland 20th out of 25 countries. The reason for our low rating on sustainability is twofold: a concern about Ireland’s future ability...

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