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Retirement Report 2019: Adequate Savings Index
Retirement Report
Scottish Widows
10 Jul 2019 United Kingdom Pensioners & Retirement, Savings
The 15th annual Scottish Widows Retirement Report shows that the number of people saving enough for a comfortable retirement has hit its highest ever level, with 59% now saving adequately for the future, compared to 55% 12 months ago. However, the proportion of people not saving at all for later life remains static at 17%, while one in five people expect they will never be able to afford to retire.
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The ASFA Retirement Standard (March quarter 2019)
The ASFA Retirement Standard
Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA)
Jul 2019 Australia Countries - excl. European Union and US, Pensioners & Retirement, Savings
The Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA) has published updated figures which reveal that a couple aged around 65 looking to achieve a comfortable retirement needs to spend $61,061 a year, whilst couples aged around 65 seeking a "modest" lifestyle would need to spend $39,848 a year.
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Fixing the freedoms
Fixing the freedoms
Age UK
30 Jun 2019 United Kingdom Advisers, Pensioners & Retirement, Pension Reform
According to a paper commissioned by Age UK, low take up of advice and guidance provision is leading to many older people making risky decisions they may subsequently regret. The paper claims that since the introduction of pension freedoms a lack of innovation has led to many older savers being forced into making complex decisions without advice or appropriate products to choose from.

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 2019 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Tens of thousands entering retirement without ever taking advice each year, ABI warns
Tens of thousands entering retirement without ever taking advice each year, ABI warns
Association of British Insurers (ABI)
3 Jun 2019 United Kingdom Advisers, Longevity, Pensioners & Retirement, Pension Scams, Taxation
Analysis by the ABI has found that more than 62,000 people accessed some of their pension for the first time between April and September last year, but 34% of these customers had not taken any form of financial advice.

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 2019 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Over 23 Million Employees To Work Beyond 65
Over 23 Million Employees To Work Beyond 65
Canada Life
29 May 2019 United Kingdom Pensioners & Retirement, Savings
According to research by Canada Life, 71% of UK employees are set to work beyond the age of 65. Of those surveyed, 32% say they need to continue earning a wage because their pension savings are insufficient. This figure rises to 39% amongst those approaching the traditional retirement age (45-54-year olds).

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 2019 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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People declare themselves fit to work for longer
People declare themselves fit to work for longer
AIG
24 May 2019 United Kingdom Pensioners & Retirement, State Pensions
Research from AIG has revealed that, on average, workers believe they will be fit enough to work until 68, which is beyond the age they can start claiming the state pension even when it is extended to 67 by 2028.

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 2019 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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TIAA survey finds level of financial confidence among adult children may stem from their parents’ approach to retirement planning
TIAA survey finds level of financial confidence among adult children may stem from their parents
The TIAA Institute
20 May 2019 United States Countries - US, Pensioners & Retirement
A survey from TIAA has revealed that respondents who lack confidence in their parents' financial security in retirement (27%) are twice as likely to lack confidence in their own retirement as those who are confident in their parents' (72% compared to 36%).

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 2019 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Overcoming the Risks at Retirement
Overcoming the Risks at Retirement
WEALTH at Work and the Pensions Management Institute (PMI)
May 2019 United Kingdom Pensioners & Retirement, Pension Scams, Taxation, Transfers, Trustees
WEALTH at Work and the Pensions Management Institute have published research investigating trustees' concerns for their pension scheme members as they access their retirement savings. According to the research, 88% of trustees are worried that their members approaching retirement will face predatory attention from scammers, 81%  of trustees do not think their members are equipped to deal with the taxation implications of accessing their pension and 60% of trustees are concerned that their members’ money will not last the duration of their 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 >> May 2019 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Pensions Buzz
Pensions Buzz
Professional Pensions
30 Apr 2019 United Kingdom Pensioners & Retirement, NEST/Personal Accounts, State Pensions, Transfers, Trustees
Professional Pensions has published the latest edition of Pensions Buzz, a weekly survey which monitors the attitudes and opinions of the industry. This edition's questions include:
  • Are trust based DC schemes taking too long to transfer funds to other providers?;
  • As retired households' disposable income grows faster than working households', should the state pension triple lock be abolished?;
  • Would mid-life MOTs work better for savers through a flexible approach, or a statutory requirement?;
  • Should NEST remain in public hands?; and
  • Should trustees be subject to maximum term limits for particular 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 >> Apr 2019 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Pension freedoms usher in a new generation of "freetirees"
Pension freedoms usher in a new generation of ‘freetirees’
AEGON
2 Apr 2019 United Kingdom Pensioners & Retirement, Pension Reform
Research by Aegon has revealed that half of individuals over the age of 50 dismiss a traditional retirement journey in favour of easing themselves into retirement, with 26% considering starting to collect their pension while still working.

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 2019 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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The Pensioners' Incomes Series 2017 to 2018
The Pensioners' Incomes Series
Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
28 Mar 2019 United Kingdom Pensioners & Retirement, Regulatory Bodies (excl. tPR), Savings, State Pensions
The Pensioners' Incomes Series 2017 to 2018 is the latest edition of the annual Pensioners' Incomes Series from the DWP. According to the report, 67% of pensioners received income from private pensions in 2017/18, an increase from 62% in 1994/95. The report also showed that In 2017/18, benefit income was the largest component of total gross income for both pensioner couples and single pensioners. This was 59% for single pensioners, while for pensioner couples it was 35%.

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 2019 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Five steps women can take to lift their retirement confidence
Five steps women can take to lift their retirement confidence
Qantas Super
13 Mar 2019 Australia Countries - excl. European Union and US, Equality, Pensioners & Retirement, Savings
According to the latest quarterly update to the Qantas Super CBSA Retirement Confidence Index, women are falling behind men in all areas of retirement confidence and preparedness. The index found that although the gender gap in retirement confidence was smaller than in the previous quarter, women had an overall retirement confidence rating of 4.8 out of 10, whilst men had an overall rating of 5.4 out of 10. The research also found that only 28% of women feel able to rely upon their superannuation and other investments to fund their retirement, compared with 40% of men.

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 2019 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Pensioners of tomorrow risk staggering £68K shortfall as they underestimate cost of retirement
Pensioners of tomorrow risk staggering £68K shortfall as they underestimate cost of retirement
Nationwide
5 Mar 2019 United Kingdom Pensioners & Retirement, Savings
A poll conducted by Nationwide of more than 1,000 people aged 40 to 60 found that 33% of respondents expect to rely upon the state pension alone to fund their retirement. Nationwide estimates that this could leave individuals within this group with a shortfall of £68,000 over the course of their retirement. The poll also found that 52% of respondents are worried about affording retirement, while 54% do not know how much they have saved in 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 >> Mar 2019 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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The auto-enrolment experience over time: Understanding the real impact of contribution increases on behaviours and attitudes
The auto-enrolment experience over time
NEST Insight
1 Mar 2019 United Kingdom Automatic Enrolment, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Pensioners & Retirement, Savings
NEST Insight has published research analysing how the rise in minimum auto-enrolment contributions in April 2018 impacted savers. Following the rise, 51% of NEST members said they did not notice an increase in their pension contributions and 28% of members are considering increasing their contributions further.

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 2019 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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The Lifetime Allowance ‘timebomb’ - why more than a million workers need to know what it is and what to do about it
Royal London Policy Paper 31
Royal London
Mar 2019 United Kingdom Annuities and Income Drawdown, Pensioners & Retirement, Taxation
Royal London has published its latest policy paper which aims to provide, for the first time, a broad estimate of the number of people in the working age population who are likely to be affected by the Lifetime Allowance based on their current pension wealth and pension scheme membership. According to the paper, around 1.25 million non-retired adults are expected to see their pension wealth pass the Lifetime Allowance limit by the time they retire.

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 2019 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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