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The changes announced in the Chancellor’s 2014 Budget brings the UK DC system more in line with a number of countries which already do not include compulsory annuitisation. In this video you can hear from Neil Lloyd, who will provide an overview of the North American experience.
Published:08 September 2014
Business Area:Defined Contribution Pensions
This document assesses the extent to which consumers would be better off purchasing their annuity on the open market. It considers some potential drivers of provider and consumer behaviours including a high-level assessment of the expected profitability of annuity business.
Published:14 February 2014
There is not greater cause of controversy or cause for concern than the fate of those purchasing annuities today. This guide helps employers prevent the worst practices of the annuity industry being meted on their retirees and ensure that the pension pot they helped accumulate, is spent properly.
Published:30 January 2014
Pensioner buy-ins continue to look attractive for many schemes at the present time compared to the equivalent funding reserve. The latest Bulk Annuity Market Monitor update from the Aon Hewitt Risk Settlement Group shows how the position looked at the end of May 2012.
Company:Aon Hewitt UK
Published:01 June 2012
This is the third of our series of reports that focus on pensions issues of direct relevance to insurance companies, financial advisers, employers, trustees,consumer bodies and policymakers. Pension annuities are complex financial instruments that are not well understood by the press or consumers.
Published:31 May 2012