IRELAND - Paul Carty has been appointed chairperson of the National Pensions Reserve Fund (NPRF) Commission in succession to the late Donal Geaney.
The appointment is for a 5-year term and was announced by the finance minister Brian Cowen.
Carty is a chartered accountant who was formerly managing partner of Deloitte and Touche Chartered Accountants and is currently a financial consultant.
Carty was appointed an ordinary member of the National Pensions Reserve Fund Commission in August 2005. He was a member of the National Treasury Management Agency Advisory Committee from its inception until 2005.
The National Pensions Reserve Fund Commission is independent of Government and controls and manages the National Pensions Reserve Fund which was set up to meet as much as possible of the costs of social welfare and public service pensions from 2025 until at least 2055.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) and Labour MP Stephen Kinnock and will listen to the experiences of steelworkers when transferring their pensions away from the British Steel Pension Scheme (BSPS) next week in Port Talbot.
Just Group has acquired a 75% stake in the holding company of Corinthian Pension Consulting in a bid to strengthen its professional defined benefit (DB) advisory services.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has exercised its production order power under the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 for the very first time as part of a fraud investigation.
The ITN Limited Pension Scheme has named Trafalgar House as its administrator for an initial term of five years.