post covid

Irish Public Sector Finances Post Covid – Implications for Investors

It’s only a few short years ago when the Global Financial Crisis of 2008 resulted in Irish public sector debt rising to a massive 120% of GDP, a level viewed as unsustainable...

Defined Benefit Pension Scheme

Retiring from a Company Pension Scheme Part 1 - Determining your Income Requirement If you are in a company pension scheme and are approaching retirement you...
Investing pension in property

Property Investment using your Pension

Property Investment using your Pension - Are Higher Returns on Direct Property Ownership More Apparent than Real? Internationally, property is usually classified as an alternative asset class i.e. alternative to the mainstream asset classes which...
ESG Investments

ESG Investing – Markets Update

Market Update July 2020 Equity markets Year to DateRegion                               Performance year to date                                           (euro terms)Ireland*                           ...
executive pension

Tax Efficient Pension Planning for Couples

It would not be uncommon for many directors of small businesses to also have their spouses working in the business. These would range from active directors to part-time workers.  Many companies fund...