Pension Ceiling, Cash Rehabilitation Benefit, National Earnings Register and Church Investments

(16.02.2015 - News)
Joakim Palme, professor in political science at the University of Uppsala and son of late Swedish Prime Minister Olof Palme, argues against a pension ceiling. He points out that, rather than leading to equality, a pension ceiling will widen the gap between different social groups.

Earnings-related Pension Reform Will Reach Its Goals

(11.02.2015 - Notice)
According to our projections at the Finnish Centre for Pensions, the 2017 pension reform will extend working lives, defer retirement and raise the average pension of future age cohorts on all educational levels. At the same time, the pressure to raise the earnings-related pension contributions will be reduced.

Clearly Rising Effective Retirement Age

(05.02.2015 - Notice)
According to statistics of the Finnish Centre for Pensions, the effective retirement age rose significantly in 2014. On average, the Finns retired on an earnings-related pension at age 61.2 years. The equivalent figure in 2013 was 60.9 years.

2015 Pension Booklets Published

(02.02.2015 - News)
The new pension booklets for 2015 have been published. Download (pdf) the booklets or order printed copies.

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