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Generation late to ladder resilient despite knock-on retirement woes
Generation Rent 2016
Halifax
29 Apr 2016 United Kingdom Pensioners & Retirement, Investment - Property
According to a report from Halifax, entitled Generation Rent, a third of young people expect to still be paying their mortgage beyond the age of 60. Of those surveyed, 34% expect to work beyond retirement age to pay off their mortgage and 51% of the respondents are worried that mortgage payments will hamper their ability to save for retirement.

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 >> Apr 2016 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

F2974866   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Younger savers failing to maximise tax free allowance
Younger savers failing to maximise tax free allowance
Halifax
16 Mar 2013 United Kingdom Taxation, Savings, Investment - General
Halifax has reported that older savers have higher ISA balances than younger savers, with the average balance of £11,809 for those in the 55 to 64 age band, which is a third above the national average. This figure rises to £15,035 for savers over the age of 75.

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 >> Mar 2013 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

BD754925   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Great Expectations: Britain's Big Retirement Delusion
Great Expectations: Britain's Big Retirement Delusion
Halifax
18 Apr 2009 United Kingdom State Pensions, Scheme Issues & Trends, Savings, Investment - General
Research from Halifax has found that 52% of Britons do not currently pay into a pension scheme, and over 70% over-estimate how much state pension they will receive. Of those questioned, £59 a month was the average amount people were willing to save towards their pension.

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 >> Apr 2009 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Share Dealing Survey
Attitudes to investing and market predictions
Halifax
Sep 2004 United Kingdom Investment - General
This research has revealed that women are more successful at managing their share portfolios than men and older investors are more likely to make money on the stock market than younger groups. Confidence in the FTSE 100 remains strong and investors are predicting month on month increases in value.

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 2004 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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The Stockmarket's Best Kept Secret
Predictability of the market
Halifax
Sep 2003 United Kingdom Investment - Performance, Investment - General
According to this research, the stockmarket is predictable. It shows that, since 1950, equity investors enjoyed an average gain of 10% between November and April but suffered an average loss of 1% between May and October each year.

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 2003 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Attitudes to saving and investment
Attitudes to saving and investment
Halifax
Aug 2003 United Kingdom Savings
This research shows that more than two thirds of people currently have savings in a bank or building society account. However, longer term, it appears that people still do not know what they need to save and for how long so that they can make their retirement and other dreams come true.

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 >> Aug 2003 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

A8163520   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Savings Survey Q2, 2003
People's attitudes to savings
Halifax
Jul 2003 United Kingdom Savings
In this research, 28% of adults said they were more likely to save over the next three months compared with 23% who said they were less likely to save, giving a balance of +5 in June. In March there was an overall balance of -1 with 29% stating they were less likely to save whilst 28% said they were more likely to save.

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 >> Jul 2003 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

8E1459A2   Click here to contact the authors.
 
40 Years of the Saving Ratio
The proportion of post-tax income that households save rather than spend
Halifax
Jul 2003 United Kingdom Savings
The UK saving ratio is recovering from the historic low it reached in 2000. In the 40-year period that the saving ratio has been in existence, it has varied from a high of 12.4% in 1980 to a low of 4.3% in 2000. At 4.7%, the average last year, the ratio was above its historical low but was nonetheless significantly below the 8.0% average for the 1963-2002 period.

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 >> Jul 2003 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

5B1458BC   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Savings Survey
People's attitudes to savings
Halifax
Mar 2003 United Kingdom Savings
The survey tracks people's attitudes to savings, measuring the relative attractiveness of different types of financial investments and tracking sentiment about the stockmarket and interest rates, including the propensity to save. There has been increasing pessimism regarding the future course of the stockmarket. Only 16% (7.5 million) believe the market will rise over the next few months compared with 45% (21.2 million) who expect further declines.

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 >> Mar 2003 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Time to tackle confusion over pensions
Individuals' understanding of pensions
Halifax
Nov 2002 United Kingdom Miscellaneous
This research, carried out amongst a representative sample of 990 adults aged 16+, shows that two thirds of people do not understand pensions.

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 2002 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Does the Pension Dream actually become a Reality?
Individuals' retirement aspirations and preparations
Halifax
Nov 2002 United Kingdom Pensioners & Retirement, Savings
This research shows that almost 80% of people would like to retire by the age of 60 but, in reality, only half actually believe that they will be able to achieve this dream. For those who do not have a pension, the main reason appears to be that they just "haven't got round to sorting it out yet". A representative sample of 994 adults aged 16+ were interviewed.

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 2002 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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