About Pendragon and what we do
About the people at Pendragon
About our electronic information service
Pensions Surveys
How to contact us
Pendragon home page

Your one point of access to surveys, research and reports for the Pensions Professional

Searching for: researcher is "dunstan thomas"

Surveys listed in reverse order of publication date

Results 1-8 of 8.

'Engaging with baby boomers' retirement journeys' - Consumer Study
Engaging with baby boomers' retirement journeys
Dunstan Thomas
15 Nov 2017 United Kingdom Pensions Dashboard, Pensioners & Retirement
According to research by Dunstan Thomas, the Pensions Dashboard could offer a retirement planning solution for nearly half of baby boomers. One in five (22%) of 1,002 respondents aged 54-71 said they would use the Dashboard to assess whether they have enough in their pension pot to hit their retirement income target. A further 20% would use it to work out how much they can draw monthly out of their pension without running out of money too quickly.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Nov 2017 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

C4107352B   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Baby Boomers set to spend over 4 years in 'semi-retirement' beyond age 65
Baby Boomers set to spend over 4 years in 'semi-retirement' beyond age 65
Dunstan Thomas
29 Sep 2017 United Kingdom Pensions Dashboard, Longevity, Pensioners & Retirement, Savings, State Pensions
A nationwide study commissioned by Dunstan Thomas has found that the trend of semi-retirement is rising, with 19% of 66 to 71-year-olds still in paid employment and 56% of workers aged 54-71 expecting to work beyond the age of 65. Individuals who are working or plan to work beyond the age of 65, predicted an average 'semi-retirement' period of four years and two months during which they will continue to work part or full-time.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Sep 2017 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

A110633E0   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Providers buckling under strain of RDR systems changes
Providers buckling under strain of RDR systems changes
Dunstan Thomas
May 2012 United Kingdom Investment - General
A survey by Dunstan Thomas has found that pension product providers are struggling to implement systems changes required by the Retail Distribution Review (RDR). 32% of providers questioned said that the hardest change to make before the RDR deadline is introducing new price mechanisms for advertised transactions.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> May 2012 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

B368555E   Click here to contact the authors.
 
The changing face of the Retirement Planning Market
The changing face of the Retirement Planning Market
Dunstan Thomas
Dec 2011 United Kingdom Pension Reform, Pensioners & Retirement, European Union issues, Annuities and Income Drawdown, Administration
Dunstan Thomas has published a guide entitled "The changing face of the Retirement Planning Market", which follows research of pensions-focused IFAs and product providers throughout 2011. Respondents were asked to give their views on the impact of recent pensions and financial advisory market reforms, such as the abolition of compulsory annuities and new EU legislation changes.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Dec 2011 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

E76582E3   Click here to contact the authors.
 
IFA Survey
IFA Survey
Dunstan Thomas
Jun 2011 United Kingdom Pension Reform, Annuities and Income Drawdown
Dunstan Thomas has published a survey of independent financial advisers which reveals that 39% consider the abolition of compulsory annuities as the most beneficial pension reform for consumers.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Jun 2011 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

2B6176CF    
 
Provider Survey
Provider Survey
Dunstan Thomas
Jun 2011 United Kingdom Pension Reform, Investment - General, Automatic Enrolment, Annuities and Income Drawdown
Dunstan Thomas has published the results of a survey of pensions providers which reveal that 42% think that the annuity market will remain at the same size despite the abolition of compulsory annuitisation at age 75. 6% believe the annuity market will now increase in size.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Jun 2011 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

386174AB    
 
Pensions Simplification will cause major upheaval across the industry
Impacts of A-Day changes
Dunstan Thomas
Nov 2004 United Kingdom Pension Reform
According to this research, Pensions Administrators, Independent Financial Advisers (IFAs) and providers alike are bracing themselves for a massive workload in preparation for the A-Day change on 6 April, 2006.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Nov 2004 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

AB27086A   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Pension Providers are Failing to Meet the Government’s SMPI Initiative
NAPF Exit Poll on SMPI
Dunstan Thomas
Jun 2003 United Kingdom Miscellaneous

According to this research, fewer than one in three (30%) of the UK’s pensions providers has the appropriate technology to provide its customers with a statutory money purchase illustration (SMPI). The findings are based on interviews with 52 of the UK’s leading pensions providers at the recent NAPF conference. 

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Jun 2003 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

6A1410A2   Click here to contact the authors.
 

Results 1-8 of 8.