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New Zealand’s pension ranked eighth best in the world

Visual Capitalist, an online business and investment website based in Canada, released a report late last year comparing pensions plans around the world, to showcase which countries are best equipped to support their older citizens. So how did New Zealand fare? The study used data from Melbourne Mercer Global Pension …

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How are the other half doing?

The Global AgeWatch Index (2015) highlights many of the challenges facing policymakers in a “graying world”, where the population of older people (defined as anyone over 60) is already 868 million and expected to top a billion within 10 years and 2 billion by 2050. Approximately 80 percent of those …

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