Employment Law

German Pension Scheme Funding

An interesting summary on the German pension system and the new development of Pension Scheme Funds and contractual trust arrangements (posh word for what is essentially a trust, holding the assets of the employer for the beneficiary employee to secure future pension payments).

http://www.mayerbrown.com/files/Publication/d0d0bd46-efa3-46b1-b6d5-bba1de0c8efe/Presentation/PublicationAttachment/a02a460b-b483-4164-82a2-c0ddc8e077d7/White-Paper_Pension-Scheme-Funding.pdf