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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.

C98283B6    
 
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.

EB8301A7   Click here to contact the authors.
 
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.

EE8294C1    
 
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.

A7830593    
 
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.

C6832314   Click here to contact the authors.
 
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.

F78373E8   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Savings Report 2014
Savings Report
Scottish Widows
Mar 2014 United Kingdom Savings, Pensioners & Retirement
Findings in the Scottish Widows annual Savings Report have revealed that 60% of women are not preparing adequately for retirement, compared with 51% 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.

72831843   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Workers Still Uneasy About Financial Security and Retirement
2013/2014 Global Benefit Attitudes Survey
Towers Watson
Mar 2014 United States Savings, Pensioners & Retirement, Countries - US
According to results from the Towers Watson Global Benefit Attitudes Survey, 23% of US workers are very confident of their income sufficiency for the first 15 years of retirement. The results also reveal that only 25% of people plan on retiring before the age of 65, down from 31% in 2009.

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.

1E831426   Click here to contact the authors.
 
TIAA-CREF Investment Options Survey 2014
TIAA-CREF Investment Options Survey
TIAA-CREF
26 Feb 2014 United States Scheme Issues & Trends, Savings, Investment - General, Countries - US
According to a survey by TIAA-CREF, 33% of participants in an employer-sponsored retirement arrangement are unfamiliar with the investment options in their plan. Furthermore 36% feel they do not have the correct number of investment options in their arrangement to make the correct investment decisions - 18% are overwhelmed by too many investment choices, while the other 18% say they do not have enough investment choices.

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

8F8266FB    
 
Sun Life Canadian Unretirement Index Report 2014
Sun Life Canadian Unretirement Index Report
Sun Life Financial of Canada
20 Feb 2014 Canada Savings, Pensioners & Retirement, Countries - excl. European Union and US
Sun Life Financial's annual Canadian Unretirement Index has found that whilst 28% of Canadians expect to be retired at the age of 66, 27% say they will be fully employed at that age. The results for the 2014 index also revealed that 29% expect to be working part-time, whilst 2% believe they will be “no longer 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 >> Feb 2014 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

3482522C   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Financial Security Remains a Top Concern for Canadians
Financial Security Remains a Top Concern for Canadians
Towers Watson
20 Feb 2014 Canada Savings, Pensioners & Retirement, Countries - excl. European Union and US
According to figures from Towers Watson's Global Benefits Attitudes Survey, almost two-thirds of survey respondents aged 40 or older place saving for retirement as their number one priority. The results also revealed that three-quarters of Canadians are saving less than their ideal target for retirement, whilst only half believe that they will be able to improve their financial situation.

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

8482542E   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Multinationals close the door on defined benefit pensions as deficits become unmanageable
Multinationals close the door on defined benefit pensions as deficits become unmanageable
PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)
17 Feb 2014 WORLDWIDE Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Savings
According to research from PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), 83% of multinational companies are closing their DB pension plans to new employees, whilst 71% intend to freeze DB accruals for existing employees.

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

528247CA   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Tax Action 2014
Tax Action
unbiased.co.uk
17 Feb 2014 United Kingdom Savings, Advisers, Administration, Taxation
Figures from unbiased.co.uk have revealed that UK savers are wasting £2.9bn by not making the most of the pension tax relief allowance available to them.

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

E6825183    
 
The UK Annuity Market: Facts and Figures
The UK Annuity Market: Facts and Figures
Association of British Insurers (ABI)
14 Feb 2014 United Kingdom Savings, Investment - General, Annuities and Income Drawdown
Figures released by the Association of British Insurers (ABI) have revealed that ABI members in the UK sold 350,000 annuities in 2013. According to the figures, whilst there were 16% fewer annuities sold in 2013, the proportion of annuities purchased on the open market was 48% in 2013, compared with 31% in 2003.

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

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