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Searching for: researcher is "institute and faculty of actuaries (ifoa)"

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Pensions in a Global Context - Using the World Bank Criteria To Assess Seven Countries
Pensions in a Global Context
Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA)
Jun 2018 Brazil, Canada, China, Germany, India, Nigeria, Sweden Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Worldwide News
The Pensions in a Global Context Working Party has used the World Bank pension policy framework to evaluate a range of pension system designs in seven countries around the world. Using the Five Pillar framework - adequacy, affordability, equity, predictability, sustainability and robustness - the results show that, of the seven countries, Sweden and Canada scored top with Germany scoring relatively well, but there is still room to improve in most of the criteria.

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 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Assessing adequacy of retirement income: a bottom-up approach
Assessing adequacy of retirement income
Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA)
Jul 2016 United Kingdom State Pensions, Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Savings, Longevity, Investment - General
A report from the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) has suggested that the focus for prospective retirees should be directed towards retirement income goals rather than saving a proportion of their earnings. The report demonstrates that the benefits of tailored communications plans targeted at individual needs would be more successful than a one-size-fits-all approach. 

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

CC9889E8   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Secondary Annuity Market - IFoA Annuitant Opinion Polling
Secondary Annuity Market - IFoA Annuitant Opinion Polling
Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA)
26 Apr 2016 United Kingdom Pension Liberation, Annuities and Income Drawdown, Advisers
According to a YouGov survey, commissioned by the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA), 68% of UK pensioners surveyed said that they would be unlikely to cash in their annuity for a lump sum. If it were possible to sell their annuity product, 55% indicated they ‘don’t know’ what they would do with the lump sum received.

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.

13973650   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Freedom and Choice: Public attitudes one year on
Freedom and Choice: Public attitudes one year on
Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA)
Apr 2016 United Kingdom Savings, Pension Reform, Pensioners & Retirement
Research from the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) has revealed that 44% of respondents aged over 55 view the pension freedoms as a good thing, whilst 29% consider the reforms a bad thing. According to the findings, only 5% of all respondents said they had accessed their DC pension savings since the freedoms were introduced

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.

E0970759   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Majority of pensioners do not want to cash in their annuity
Majority of pensioners do not want to cash in their annuity
Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA)
23 Jun 2015 United Kingdom Annuities and Income Drawdown
Research conducted by YouGov for the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries has revealed that 55% of annuity holders over the age of 55 would not want to cash in their annuity. Of those questioned, 48% said that they value the certainty of receiving a set income for life, while 40% believe there is a high risk they could end up worse off by selling their existing annuity.

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 2015 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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How pensions can help meet consumer needs under the new social care regime
How pensions can help meet consumer needs under the new social care regime
Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA)
7 May 2014 United Kingdom Pension Reform, Long-term Care, Industry Bodies (excl. Regulatory Bodies)
The Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) has published research which considers how pension wealth and uses of pension or pension based products could fund long-term care under the new flexible pensions regime. The report proposes the introduction of a Pension Care Fund (PCF) which is a long-term care savings plan that would operate within the framework of a defined contribution pension scheme.

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 2014 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

CF8416AC    
 

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