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Tackling the Gender Pension Gap
Tackling the Gender Pension Gap
Prospect
Oct 2018 United Kingdom Equality, Savings
Prospect has published research exploring the scale of the gender pension gap for people who have already retired and are currently drawing pensions. The research is based on an analysis of the dataset of responses to the Family Resources Survey. For the year 2016-17, the most recent year that survey responses are available, Prospect has estimated the gender pension gap to be 39.5%, compared to 40.7% in the year 2015-16.

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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Women and Retirement Report 2018: The Barriers to Saving
Women and Retirement Report
Scottish Widows
Oct 2018 United Kingdom Equality, Pensioners & Retirement, Savings
Scottish Widows has published the 2018 edition of its annual Women and Retirement Report, which analyses the unique challenges faced by women as they prepare for retirement. The report reveals that there has been steady progress in the number of women adequately saving for retirement in recent years, with 54% of women saving sufficiently in 2018, the highest proportion recorded by the survey since its inception. The research has also identified, however, that 67% of women aged 22-29 are not saving enough for their retirement, while 46% of men within the same age group are saving adequately.

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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Perceptions of The Pensions Regulator: Research report on the 2017-18 Perceptions Tracker Survey
Perceptions of The Pensions Regulator
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) and OMB Research
Oct 2018 United Kingdom Regulatory Bodies - the Pensions Regulator
TPR has published the 2017-18 edition of its annual survey exploring perceptions among a sample of its key audiences of the Regulator's effectiveness in fulfilling its statutory objectives. According to the report, 67% of respondents rated TPR's overall performance over the last year as "very good" or "good", an increase of 1% from 2016-17, and 37% of respondents said that they had observed a change in TPR's approach or way of working over the last 12 months.

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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Economic and fiscal outlook, October 2018
Economic and fiscal outlook
Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR)
Oct 2018 United Kingdom Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Longevity, Pension Reform, Public Sector Pensions, Regulatory Bodies (excl. tPR)
The Office for Budget Responsibility's (OBR) latest "Economic and fiscal outlook" sets out economic forecasts to 2023-24, including changes to the public service pensions forecast since March. Net expenditure on public service pensions has been revised down significantly across the forecast, from £16.6bn to £8.7bn in 2022-23.

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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Credit Suisse Swiss Pension Fund Index Q3 2018
Credit Suisse Swiss Pension Fund Index
Credit Suisse
Oct 2018 Switzerland Countries - excl. European Union and US, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Investment - General, Surpluses and Deficits
Credit Suisse has published its third quarterly Swiss Pension Fund Index for 2018, which reveals that the index rose by 0.80% to close at a level of 173.03 points at the end of September 2018. According to the report, most of the positive performance in the third quarter was attributed to equities, with Swiss equities contributing 0.54% to returns and foreign equities contributing 0.39%.

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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Solving Women’s pension deficit to improve retirement outcomes for all
Solving Women’s pension deficit to improve retirement outcomes for all
Chartered Insurance Institute (CII)
Oct 2018 United Kingdom Equality, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Longevity, Pension Reform, State Pensions
According to research published by the Insuring Women’s Futures (IWF) Task Force, women risk financial insecurity in later life due to a culmination of societal, health and financial factors stacked against them. The report outlines the "Women's pension deficit", which represents the precarious position confronting British women in later life, and sets out the "Pensions life journey for 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 >> Oct 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Working for today, preparing for tomorrow
Working for today, preparing for tomorrow
National Employment Savings Trust (NEST)
Oct 2018 United Kingdom Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Part-time, Self-employed and Contract Workers, Savings
NEST has published research analysing the state of retirement saving among the UK’s growing population of self-employed workers. The new research, conducted by Nest Insight and I2 Media Research,  found no single ‘self-employed pensions journey’. The majority of individuals questioned had no actions or plans in place to prepare for the future. Some respondents were worried about their lack of long-term savings, whereas others had low levels of concern.

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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The dynamics of ageing: evidence from the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing 2002-2016 (Wave 8)
The dynamics of ageing: evidence from the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing 2002-2016 (Wave 8)
Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) / English Longitudinal Study of Ageing
Oct 2018 United Kingdom Longevity, State Pensions
The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has published research using longitudinal data from the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing, which looks at the impact of the increase in the state pension age for women from 60 to 65. The research found that women who were not aware of their state pension age in advance were less likely to be in paid work beyond the age of  60, whilst women who were not in paid employment at the age of 58 were not more likely to re-enter the labour market when they turned 60 following the rise in the state pension age.

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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Accumulation rates used by providers of statutory money purchase illustrations since 6 April 2018
AS TM1 Survey Results
Financial Reporting Council (FRC)
Oct 2018 United Kingdom Accounting, Industry Bodies (excl. Regulatory Bodies), Investment - General
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has published the results of a survey of the accumulation rate assumptions used by providers of statutory money purchase pension illustrations issued since 6 April 2018. According to the survey, the accumulation rates used for 2018 illustrations were broadly similar overall to those used in 2017, other than for corporate bond growth assumptions where there was modest movement in both directions.

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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Annuities reinvented
Annuities reinvented
Milliman
Oct 2018 United Kingdom Annuities and Income Drawdown
According to research published by Milliman, an annuity combined with a drawdown product could lead to a higher likelihood of achieving an individual's target income and a higher death benefit compared to drawing down from a mixed bond and equity investment fund.

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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Pension Markets in Focus 2018
Pension Markets in Focus
OECD
Oct 2018 WORLDWIDE Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Pension Reform
The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has published the 2018 issue of its "Pension Markets in Focus" report, which reveals that funded and private pension assets in OECD countries continued to rise in 2017, exceeding $40trn for the first time ever. The report found that in 2017, real investment rates of return, net of investment expenses, were above 5% in 22 (including 12 OECD countries) out of the 60 reporting 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 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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FAB Index update at 31 August 2018
First Actuarial's Best estimate (FAB) Index
First Actuarial
Oct 2018 United Kingdom Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Scheme Issues & Trends, Surpluses and Deficits
First Actuarial's Best estimate (FAB) Index improved again to the end of August 2018, with a month-end surplus of £412bn and a 134% funding ratio. The index also showed that the overall investment return required for these DB pension schemes to be 100% funded on a best-estimate basis has remained at -0.9% per annum.

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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LCP Accounting for Pensions 2018 - Autumn report
LCP Accounting for Pensions
Lane Clark & Peacock (LCP)
Oct 2018 United Kingdom Accounting, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Surpluses and Deficits
Lane Clark & Peacock (LCP) has published part two of its 25th annual Accounting for Pensions report, which looks at how FTSE 100 companies are managing their pension risks. The report revealed that, at the end of August, about half of the FTSE 100 had IAS19 pension surpluses, totalling £50bn. The other half had pension deficits totalling £20bn, giving the FTSE 100 a net £30bn aggregate surplus.

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.

5E11241F1   Click here to contact the authors.
 
The IFS Green Budget: October 2018
The IFS Green Budget
Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS)
Oct 2018 United Kingdom Pensioners & Retirement, Public Sector Pensions, State Pensions, Taxation
In its latest Green Budget, funded by the Nuffield Foundation, the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has found that total public spending in 2017-18 amounted to £789.5bn, or 38.4% of national income. Government spending on social security, such as pensions and welfare, amounted to around 10.7% of national 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 >> Oct 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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