Switzerland tops Global Retirement Index, but survey shows retirement security is weakening worldwide.
While Northern European countries continue to provide the most favorable economic and social conditions for retirees, growing government debt and private pension liabilities are challenging retirement security in most developed nations. Under these conditions, individuals are likely to bear a greater responsibility for retirement savings and income. According to Natixis Global Asset Management CEO for The Americas and Asia, John T. Hailer, investors will need to adopt a more risk conscious view of long-term investing and set personal measures of portfolio performance.
Report: 2014 Global Retirement Index