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Analysis: Pension policy promises in draft German coalition deal

Feb 13, 2018 - Investment & Pensions Europe

After months of talks, the CDU, its sister party the CSU, and the SPD - roughly centre-right and centre-left parties, respectively - came to an agreement last Wednesday that paves the way for them to govern Germany in a grand coalition. But what does it mean for pensions policy in Europe's largest economy?

The coalition agreement that looks set to form the basis of Germany's new government does not mention occupational pensions outright, but the national association for the sector still se...