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Too poor to retire - Why younger generations will have to work more, save more or spend less
Too poor to retire
Rathbones
Nov 2018 United Kingdom Investment - General, Investment - Property, Longevity, Savings, Worldwide News
Research from Rathbones has found that 61% of people think younger generations will be financially worse off in retirement than their parents, whilst only 10% believe that they will be better off.

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

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Melbourne Mercer Global Pension Index 2018
Melbourne Mercer Global Pension Index
Mercer
Oct 2018 WORLDWIDE Investment - General, Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Worldwide News
Mercer has published its Melbourne Global Pension Index, which provides a comparison of retirement income systems in 34 countries and rates them based on their adequacy, sustainability and integrity. This year, the scores ranged from 39.2 for Argentina to 80.3 for the Netherlands.

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

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Natixis Global Retirement Index 2018
Natixis Global Retirement Index
Natixis Investment Managers
Sep 2018 WORLDWIDE Longevity, Pensioners & Retirement, Worldwide News
Natixis Investment Managers has published its Global Retirement Index 2018, which provides an in-depth analysis of welfare in retirement around the world. The report reveals that Switzerland takes the top spot in the Index, with Ireland and Canada moving into the top ten, whilst Germany fell from seventh to thirteenth and the UK rose one place to seventeenth.

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

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Real Momentum: Global Public Investors and the Real Assets Market
Real Momentum: Global Public Investors and the Real Assets Market
BNY Mellon and the Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF)
18 Jun 2018 WORLDWIDE Investment - General, Scheme Issues & Trends, Worldwide News
BNY Mellon, in association with the Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF), has published a report on global public investors and the real assets market. Between January and March 2018, OMFIF surveyed and interviewed sovereign funds and public pension funds with nearly $4.6trn in assets under management in order to gauge their response to changing market conditions and ascertain their approach to investing in real assets. According to the results, the current pension fund portfolio contains, on average, 9.4% real estate and 2% infrastructure, with public pension funds planning the highest increase in infrastructure investment over the next two years.

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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Pension Funds in Figures - Preliminary report for 2017
Pension Funds in Figures
OECD
1 Jun 2018 WORLDWIDE Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Worldwide News
The OECD has published the fourth issue in its 'Pension Funds in Figures' report series, in which it provides a short preview of the characteristics of pension funds in a selection of OECD and non-OECD jurisdictions. This issue gives preliminary data relating to the analysed pension funds for 2017, with the final figures to be published in the 2018 edition of 'Pension Markets in Focus' in October 2018. According to the preliminary figures, pension fund assets in the OECD area grew by more than 11% in 2017, exceeding 56% of OECD-area GDP. The analysis also reveals that the United States held the greatest amount of assets, with assets worth USD 16.2trn, and that the largest increases in total pension fund assets occurred in non-OECD jurisdictions such as Armenia and Malawi, where private pension systems are still a relatively recent development.

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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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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OECD Annual Survey of Investment Regulation of Pension Funds 2018
OECD Annual Survey of Investment Regulation of Pension Funds
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
Jun 2018 WORLDWIDE Investment - Management, Worldwide News
The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has published its "Annual Survey of Investment Regulation of Pension Funds" which describes the main quantitative investment regulations applied to pension funds in OECD and selected non-OECD countries as of December 2017. The information collected for the report concerns all forms of quantitative portfolio restrictions (minima and maxima) applied to pension funds at different legal levels (law, regulation, guidelines, etc).

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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New Data Reveal How Employers Customize Their 401(k) Plans to Encourage Saving
The BrightScope/ICI Defined Contribution Plan Profile: A Close Look at 401(k) Plans, 2015
ICI/BrightScope
12 Mar 2018 United States Automatic Enrolment, Countries - US, Scheme Issues & Trends, Worldwide News
The Investment Company Institute (ICI) and BrightScope have published the latest edition of 'The BrightScope/ICI Defined Contribution Plan Profile: A Close Look at 401(k) Plans, 2015', a comprehensive study of the US Department of Labor's Form 5500 data published by 550,000 401(k) plans and data from the BrightScope Defined Contribution Plan Database. In this edition of the study it was found that plans are increasingly using automatic enrolment as a way of boosting participation, but that this is a trend that is more common among larger plans, with more than half of larger 401(k) plans having automatically enrolled their participants, compared with fewer than 20% of smaller plans.

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

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International Pension Plan Survey 2017
International Pension Plan Survey
Willis Towers Watson
8 Mar 2018 WORLDWIDE Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Scheme Issues & Trends, Worldwide News
Willis Towers Watson has published its annual survey of international pension plans (IPPs) and international savings plans (ISPs) which covered 870 plans sponsored by 818 companies. The results show that the IPP/ISP market continues to grow, with 43 new plans established during 2017, and that such plans are particularly prevalent in specific sectors such as banking and finance, oil and gas and industrials.

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

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LGBT: Retirement Preparations Amid Social Progress
Aegon Retirement Readiness Survey 2017
AEGON
Jan 2018 WORLDWIDE Equality, Pensioners & Retirement, Worldwide News
The Aegon Centre for Longevity and Retirement has published its first international survey on retirement aspirations and planning within the LGBT community. The survey includes results retrieved from workers and retirees across nine countries: Australia, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, The Netherlands, Spain, the United Kingdom and the United States. According to the findings, 55% of LGBT retirees retired sooner than they planned compared to 45% of heterosexuals.

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

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2017 Global Benefits Attitudes Survey
2017 Global Benefits Attitudes Survey
Willis Towers Watson
Nov 2017 WORLDWIDE Pensioners & Retirement, Savings, State Pensions, Worldwide News
According to Willis Towers Watson's 2017 Global Benefits Attitudes Survey, approximately two thirds of employees believe they will be worse off in old age compared to their parents’ generation. The findings also revealed that the percentage of employees who expect to work to age 70 or beyond range from 7% in Germany to 32% in the UK and 45% in Japan.

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 >> Nov 2017 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Responsible Investing: The Evolution Of Ownership
Responsible Investing: The Evolution Of Ownership
RBC Global Asset Management
Oct 2017 WORLDWIDE Investment - Ethical and SRI, Worldwide News
According to research from RBC Global Asset Management (RBC), pension funds and other European institutional investors are leading the way in environmental, social and governance (ESG) strategies. The research found that 96% of European investors believe ESG investment will perform better or just as well as other non-ESG strategies, with 85% of the European funds surveyed saying they already incorporate ESG analysis into their decision-making process.

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 >> Oct 2017 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Melbourne Mercer Global Pension Index 2017
Melbourne Mercer Global Pension Index
Mercer
Oct 2017 WORLDWIDE Investment - General, Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Worldwide News
Mercer has published its Melbourne Global Pension Index, which provides a comparison of retirement income systems in 27 countries and rates them based on their adequacy, sustainability and integrity. This year, the scores ranged from 38.8 for Argentina to 78.9 for Denmark.

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 >> Oct 2017 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Pension Markets in Focus 2017
Pension Markets in Focus
OECD
Oct 2017 WORLDWIDE Worldwide News
The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has published the 2017 issue of its "Pension Markets in Focus" report, which reveals that funded and private pension assets in OECD countries reached their highest-ever level at over $38trn in 2016. According to the report, pension providers achieved positive real investment rates of return, net of investment expenses, in 2016 in 28 of the 31 reporting OECD countries and 25 of the 32 reporting non-OECD jurisdictions.

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 >> Oct 2017 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Who pays the piper? An international comparison of employer and employee contributions to DC pensions
An international comparison of employer and employee contributions to DC pensions
Pensions Policy Institute (PPI)
Oct 2017 WORLDWIDE Automatic Enrolment, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Worldwide News
The Pensions Policy Institute (PPI) has published a paper, commissioned by NOW: Pensions, that examines the different factors related to employer/employee contribution balances in DC pensions. The report compares the UK to countries that have nationwide automatic enrolment schemes (Italy and New Zealand) and other countries where DC schemes operate outside of automatic enrolment (Japan and Denmark).

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 >> Oct 2017 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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