‘A Legislative, Regulatory and Revenue Perspective Of Pensions, And The Opportunities For Solicitors In This Changing Landscape’

Whether you are interested to know more about a pension for yourself or you advise clients and/or pension providers on pension structures, it is essential that you are up to date on the changing landscape of pensions from a legislative, regulatory and Revenue perspective, which this presentation covers.

Also highlighted are the challenges and opportunities for both Pension Providers and their clients within this changing environment, as well as the opportunities for the legal profession to help shape this new environment through investment structuring and legal advice to both clients and Pension Providers.

Topics covered include:

  • Property as an asset class in pension
  • AIFMD (Alternative Investment Fund Management Directive)
  • Pension Authorities recent paper to Government and what impact this will have on pension structures
  • Roles of the solicitor in pension structures.


Gerard Keane has over 25 years’ experience in the pensions industry, is managing director of both Newcourt Pensioneer Trustees Ltd and Newcourt Retirement Fund Managers Ltd since 2003 and 2007 respectively. He is a director of The Association of Pension Trustees in Ireland (APTI) and was elected Chairman for the period July 2010 to July 2012, having previously held the position of Treasurer for the Association. As a current director of APTI Gerard is actively engaged with legislative submissions/changes relating to all areas of pensions law and regulation, and has regular contact with the Central Bank, Pensions Authority and Revenue Commissioners through APTI. He is a Revenue approved Pensioneer Trustee and a Qualified Financial Adviser (QFA).

Category of CPD: Management (or General)*
Duration: 1 Hour

* (which you can also use as General CPD if you have already done your mandatory Management hours).


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