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How to Protect Yourself from the Looming Pension Crisis

Having jumped from one job to another early in life… and with those jobs being across many continents, I haven’t really given much thought to my pension. Looking at the numbers, it seems I’m no.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMar 20th, 2017

"It"s Not Sustainable" - Sacramento Lashes Out At Calpers After Raising Pension Payments

In the latest sign that America’s looming pension crisis is inching closer to a.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 31st, 2017

A Cautionary Tale on Municipal Pensions

f you want a full view of what I am writing about today, look at this article from The Post and Courier, “South Carolina’s looming pension crisis.”  I want to give you some perspective on this, so that you can […] The post A Cautionary Tale o.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkDec 10th, 2016

China Slowdown Hastens Looming Pension Crisis

Potential shortfalls for retirees, a plight stemming in part from China’s low retirement age and its former one-child policy, especially threaten struggling industrial areas......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 4th, 2016

China Slowdown Deepens Looming Pension Crisis

Shortfall for retirees, a plight stemming in part from China’s low retirement age and its former one-child policy, especially threatens struggling industrial areas......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 3rd, 2016

India on the verge of a looming soil crisis, say experts

The declining response ratios due to excess spraying of fertilisers, which leads to wasteful expenditure on fertiliser subsidy, only leads to loss of key national resources.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineDec 10th, 2017

Tesla"s Looming Liquidity Crisis

Tesla"s Looming Liquidity Crisis.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaDec 7th, 2017

India on verge of looming soil crisis: Report

India is on the verge of a looming soil crisis that can potentially impact its agriculture in the near future. A third or 120 million hectares of soil of the total 350 million hectares has already tu........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineDec 7th, 2017

Lebanon crisis: PM Saad Hariri suspends resignation, vows to protect nation

Lebanon has been thrown into turmoil by Hariri's shock announcement from Saudi that he was stepping down.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 22nd, 2017

New Report Claims Pension Crisis A Myth

Many analyst and lawmakers have been sounding the alarm regarding pensions. They claim that the pensions are crippling state .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkNov 21st, 2017

The Politics of Venezuela"s Debt Crisis

A looming debt default for Venezuela, long seen as catastrophic for the country’s oil-dependent economy, may yet provide a vital political boost for embattled President Nicolás Maduro......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 3rd, 2017

Pension Crisis Is Much Worse Than It Seems 

The scale of the pensions crisis facing the US is enormous but it’s difficult to quantify just how impossible the task of pension trustees has now become. Milliman tries to solve this issue with its .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkNov 1st, 2017

Kentucky’s Public Pension Crisis Illustrates The Need For Pension Reform

Kentucky state lawmakers continue to delay reforming the state’s public pension systems. If changes are not imple.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 31st, 2017

The US is facing a major retirement crisis

Pedro Ribeiro Simões/Flickr The number of companies offering defined pension benefit plans has plummeted in the past decade, forcing workers to rely on other plans, like 401 (k)'s and IRA's Only 14% of all companies in the United St.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 30th, 2017

The Latest: Spain: Special powers meant to protect Catalans

The Latest on the Spain-Catalonia political crisis (all times local): 10 a.m......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 27th, 2017

Gold Will Be Safe Haven Again In Looming EU Crisis

Gold will be safe haven again in loo.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 26th, 2017

Market Extra: How optimistic math conceals depth of America’s public pension crisis

Optimistic return estimates have helped disguise the extent of underfunding in state pension funds, leaving public employees with a smaller safety net than they might have expected.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 23rd, 2017

Kentucky Pension Crisis Goes Nuclear As Teacher Retirements Surge 64% Over Last Year

As Kentucky's Governor Matt Bevin and legislators attempt to design a pension reform bill that will save the state's various public pension plans from literally running of cash.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 11th, 2017

Europe Markets: Spain’s IBEX slides almost 1% on looming risk of Catalan independence

Lingering worries over the Catalan crisis drags Spanish stocks down again Tuesday, dampening momentum for European stocks ahead of a closely watched address by the Catalan separatist leader......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 10th, 2017

Europe Markets: Spain’s IBEX slides more than 1% on looming risk of Catalan independence

Lingering worries over the Catalan crisis dragged Spanish stocks down Tuesday, dampening momentum for European stocks even as LVMH SE shares led the way higher for the luxury-goods sector......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 10th, 2017

Rohingya crisis must not destabilise Bangladesh

The silence from the international community, especially proponents of the principle of Responsibility to Protect, is deafening.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 5th, 2017