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Results 706-720 of 1919. Go to page: 1  2  ...  45  46  47  48  49  50  [pp51–128 omitted]
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28% of the over 55s not comfortable taking on the risk of managing their pension savings
28% of the over 55s not comfortable taking on the risk of managing their pension savings
MGM Advantage
1 Apr 2014 United Kingdom Savings, Pensioners & Retirement
According to research from MGM Advantage, 28% of over 55s say that they are not comfortable with taking the risk of managing their own pension savings to produce a suitable income throughout retirement. The research also revealed that 26% of over 55s are very comfortable with managing their own pension savings, whilst 41% are somewhat comfortable and 5% do not know.

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

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Principal Financial Well Being Index - 1st Quarter 2014
Principal Financial Well Being Index
Principal Financial Group
Apr 2014 United States Savings, Pensioners & Retirement, Countries - US
The Principal Financial Well Being Index for the first quarter of 2014 has found that 32% of American workers who are saving for retirement save between 3% and 8% of their pay, while 23% save between 9% and 15%. 28% of employees have not yet started saving 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 2014 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Principal Financial Well Being Index - 4th Quarter 2013
Principal Financial Well Being Index
Principal Financial Group
Apr 2014 United States Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Savings, Countries - US
New research by the Principal Financial Group conducted among American workers has found that 31% of employees have not yet planned for their retirement savings/security, while only 37% believe they will be financially  prepared for a comfortable retirement. The report also found that 84% of workers whose employers provide a defined contribution pension arrangement are participating, with 37% contributing at least 10% of their salary.

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

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Retirement Security Tops List of Employee Concerns
2013/2014 Global Benefit Attitudes Survey
Towers Watson
Apr 2014 United States Savings, Pensioners & Retirement, Countries - US
According to results from the Towers Watson Global Benefit Attitudes Survey, 62% of US workers would give up some pay in exchange for a guaranteed retirement benefit. The results also reveal that only 39% of employees under the age of 40 are concerned about their retirement security, compared with 78% of workers aged 50 and above.

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

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Retirement adequacy - the need to look deeper
Retirement adequacy - the need to look deeper
Towers Watson
31 Mar 2014 Australia Savings, Pensioners & Retirement
According to research from Towers Watson and The University of Melbourne, 53% of couples and 22% of singles are on track to have a comfortable level of retirement income.

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

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Only 3% of the over 55s will blow the lot
Only 3% of the over 55s will blow the lot
MGM Advantage
28 Mar 2014 United Kingdom Savings, Annuities and Income Drawdown
Research from MGM Advantage has revealed that only 3% of over 55s would consider spending their pension savings as soon as they have access to them. Among this age group, 42% said that they like the certainty of using an annuity to provide a form of regular income, whilst 12% admitted that they are not yet sure what option is most attractive to them 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 >> Mar 2014 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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New retirees see income drop by two thirds
The State of Retirement Report
LV=
28 Mar 2014 United Kingdom State Pensions, Savings, Pensioners & Retirement
LV='s latest State of Retirement report reveals that while the average annual salary for the over 60s is £25,480, the average annual pension income, including state pension, is just a third of that at £8,774. The report further found that 19% of women within five years of retiring do not have any private pension savings at all and will rely solely on the state pension, compared to 12% 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 2014 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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TIAA-CREF Survey finds Americans spend less time planning their IRA investment than choosing a restaurant
TIAA-CREF IRA Survey
TIAA-CREF
13 Mar 2014 United States Savings, Pensioners & Retirement, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Countries - US
According to a survey by TIAA-CREF, just 15% of Americans spent more than two hours over the past year planning for an Individual Retirement Account (IRA). This compares to the 25% who spent more than two hours choosing a restaurant for a special occasion. The survey also found that the number of respondents currently contribute to an IRA fell from 22% in 2012 to 17%.

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

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New retirees spend 33,000 on luxuries in five years
New retirees spend 33,000 on luxuries in five years
LV=
7 Mar 2014 United Kingdom State Pensions, Savings, Pensioners & Retirement
Research by LV= has found that the average retiree overspends by approximately £6,500 in the first five years of retirement, spending almost £33,000 on 'non-essential purchases'. According to the research, 25% of retirees have taken out a credit card, with this percentage increasing to 33% for those aged over 70.

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 2014 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
5 Mar 2014 United Kingdom Trustees, Savings, Investment - General
Professional Pensions has published the latest edition of Pensions Buzz, a weekly survey which monitors the attitudes and opinions of the industry. This week's questions include:
  • Has five years of ultra-low interest rates harmed DB schemes or DC savers?;
  • Do trivial commutation rules need to be simplified?;
  • Are schemes doing enough to highlight lifetime allowance issues to members?;
  • When a defined benefit scheme closes to future accrual, should all of the trustees be nominated by members?; and
  • Should investment charges be banded in line with a sliding scale of investment return?

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

8282825B   Click here to contact the authors.
 
EBRI's 2014 Retirement Confidence Survey: Confidence Rebounds - for Those With Retirement Plans
EBRI Issue Brief No 397
Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI)
Mar 2014 United States Savings, Pensioners & Retirement, Countries - US
According to the Employee Benefit Research Institute's (EBRI) annual Retirement Confidence Survey, the percentage of workers who are very confident about having enough money for a comfortable retirement has increased from 13% in 2013 to 18%.

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

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Financial Wellbeing in later life: Evidence and Policy
Financial Wellbeing in later life: Evidence and Policy
Personal Finance Research Centre (PFRC) and International Longevity Centre UK (ILC-UK)
Mar 2014 United Kingdom State Pensions, Savings, Pensioners & Retirement
The International Longevity Centre UK (ILC-UK) has published a joint report by the ILC-UK and the University of Bristol’s Personal Finance Research Centre (PFRC) which looks at the financial aspects of wellbeing in later life, including the components of wealth by age. The report finds that the proportion of pension wealth accounts for more than half of total wealth in households headed by someone aged 50-54, but falls to less than a quarter in households headed by someone aged 80 or over.

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

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How Would Defined Contribution Participants React to Lifetime Income Illustrations? Evidence from the 2014 Retirement Confidence Survey
EBRI Notes March 2014
Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI)
Mar 2014 United States Savings, Pensioners & Retirement, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Countries - US
According to research by the Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI), 58% of employees who are contributing to an employer retirement arrangement thought that their estimated monthly retirement income was in line with their expectations. Just 17% of respondents said they would increase their retirement income contributions after finding out their monthly income estimate.

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

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Member Option Exercises - market activity picks up again
Member Options Survey
KPMG
Mar 2014 United Kingdom Savings, Pensioners & Retirement, Annuities and Income Drawdown
According to KPMG's Member Options research, one in four DB scheme members who are eligible for early retirement choose to exchange final salary pension benefits for earlier and more flexible options such as tax free lump sums. The research also found that 30% of pensioners who have already retired and are drawing their pensions  take advantage of options to exchange future pension increases for a higher pension today.

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

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The Savings and Investments Policy project: Our Financial Future
The Savings and Investments Policy project: Our Financial Future
The Savings & Investments Policy project
Mar 2014 United Kingdom Savings, Longevity
The Savings and Investments Policy project has published a report detailing the ways in which the UK is failing to save sufficiently for day-to-day needs and how it will reach a tipping point in 2035 when those retiring will be increasingly worse off than earlier generations. The report concludes that the UK faces major issues, particularly in terms of retirement provision and that, unless action is taken, there will be a long-term decline in the current standard of living.

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

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