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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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Paperless Pensions: Surveying Member Attitudes
Paperless Pensions: Surveying Member Attitudes
Trafalgar House
Mar 2019 United Kingdom Administration, Pensioners & Retirement
Research from Trafalgar House has found that the age demographic least likely to know how to access their pension account is the under 35s. The findings also revealed that within this age group, 43% of those who had not accessed their account online were unsure about how to do so.

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 ASFA Retirement Standard (December quarter 2018)
The ASFA Retirement Standard
Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA)
Mar 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 $60,977 a year, whilst couples aged around 65 seeking a "modest" lifestyle would need to spend $39,775 a 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 >> Mar 2019 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Where there’s a will: Britons could still be leaving money to the wrong people
Where there’s a will: Britons could still be leaving money to the wrong people
Phoenix Group
25 Feb 2019 United Kingdom Death Benefits, Pensioners & Retirement, Scheme Issues & Trends
Research by Phoenix Group has revealed that the majority of Britons do not check the beneficiaries of their financial policies and could be leaving money to the wrong people. According to the survey of more than 2,000 adults, 54% of respondents were not aware that their pension typically goes to the person who is named in their pension policy rather than their will. The figures also found that 65% of individuals holding a personal pension policy have failed to review the beneficiaries of their policy since it was set up.

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

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Mind the Pension Pay Gap
Behaviour & Attitudes Survey
25 Feb 2019 Ireland Automatic Enrolment, Equality, Pensioners & Retirement, Pension Reform
Aviva's Behaviour & Attitudes Survey has revealed that men are more proactive and confident than women about their retirement income, with 63% of women admitting to not having any pension provision. When questioned about the prospect of auto-enrolment, 43% men were aware of the Government’s plans, compared to 33% of women.

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

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Retirement brings "FOMO" concerns for workers over 50
Retirement brings "FOMO" concerns for workers over 50
AEGON
5 Feb 2019 United Kingdom Longevity, Pensioners & Retirement
Research by AEGON has revealed that the fear of missing out (FOMO) means that half of workers over the age of 50 favour a phased transition into retirement that allows them to balance their health and wealth. The research also found that 42% of those surveyed cited the need of an income to supplement their pension as a reason to work beyond 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 >> Feb 2019 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Saving woes stretch retirement outlook
ING International Survey: Savings 2019
ING International
Feb 2019 WORLDWIDE Pensioners & Retirement, Savings
According to the ING International Survey: Savings 2019, which canvassed the views of nearly 15,000 people across 15 countries, 61% of non-retirees living in Europe worry about having enough money in retirement, with the highest levels of concern reported in Spain, France and Poland. The findings also revealed that 59% of Australians and 62% of Americans who have not yet retired worry about having enough money in 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 >> Feb 2019 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Revealed: Which generation saves most for their retirement?
Revealed: Which generation saves most for their retirement?
deVere Group
14 Jan 2019 WORLDWIDE Pensioners & Retirement, Savings
A survey conducted by the deVere Group has found that Generation Y "Millennials" aged between 24 and 38 years old are saving more towards their retirement than the next oldest generation of workers. According to the research, those in Generation Y who started seeking financial advice from deVere in 2018 put aside an average of 19% of their income towards their retirement, whilst members of Generation X (aged between 39 and 53 years old) saved 16% on average.

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

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Half of UK workers 50+ shun ‘cliff edge’ retirement
Half of UK workers 50+ shun ‘cliff edge’ retirement
AEGON
9 Jan 2019 United Kingdom Pensioners & Retirement
Research by Aegon has found that 49% of workers over 50 years of age and earning upwards of £20k would like to transition into retirement by blending work and retirement. The traditional 'cliff edge', where workers go from their usual work pattern to full retirement all at once, is now favoured by just 31% of workers over the age of 50.

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

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2018 Pension Trends Survey Report - Securing the Future
Pension Trends Survey
Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA)
2 Jan 2019 United Kingdom Automatic Enrolment, Pensions Dashboard, Legislation, Pensioners & Retirement, Savings, State Pensions, Taxation
The ACA has published a report outlining the results of its 2018 Pension Trends Survey. The report is the final one in the series and revealed that 24% of employers believe the typical retirement age in their company is now above the age of 65. The findings also revealed that 88% of employers say the April 2018 increase in minimum automatic enrolment contributions did not impact negatively on scheme participation.

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

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