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The financial lives of consumers across the UK: Key findings from the FCAs Financial Lives Survey 2017
Financial Lives Survey
Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)
20 Jun 2018 United Kingdom Automatic Enrolment, Pensioners & Retirement, Savings, State Pensions
The FCA has published an update to its 2017 Financial Lives Survey. In this update it provides a geographical analysis of the survey results. The report reveals that the state pension is the main source of income for 44% of retirees across the UK as a whole and 53% of pensioners in London. It also found that an above-average percentage of adults in the East of England have experienced unsolicited approaches about pensions or investments that could be a scam over the last 12 months, with 28% of adults in the area being the subject of such approaches compared with the national average of 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 >> Jun 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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European Asset Allocation Survey 2018
European Asset Allocation Survey
Mercer
18 Jun 2018 Europe (including EU) Investment - General, Scheme Issues & Trends
According to Mercer's European Asset Allocation Survey, 17% of European pension schemes are considering the investment risks posed by climate change, compared to 5% of those surveyed last 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 >> Jun 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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Dont Chase Risky Income in Retirement
Royal London Policy Paper 22
Royal London
16 Jun 2018 United Kingdom Investment - Performance, Savings
Royal London's latest policy paper seeks to explain why attempting to generate high levels of natural income in a retirement pot may result in "seriously damaging consequences". According to the report, savers do not need to chase after investments with a high natural income and they would be better advised to focus on getting the risk/return trade off right by spreading investments across a range of asset classes.

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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PensionBee research reveals attitudes to eco-conscious saving
PensionBee research reveals attitudes to eco-conscious saving
PensionBee
14 Jun 2018 United Kingdom Investment - Ethical and SRI
A survey by PensionBee has revealed an intergenerational divide in attitudes towards eco-friendly investing. According to the research, pension savers under the age of 30 are almost twice as likely to choose an eco-friendly option than those over the age of 50 (19% and 10% respectively).

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 Buzz
Pensions Buzz
Professional Pensions
13 Jun 2018 United Kingdom Pensions Dashboard, Legislation, Pension Protection Fund, Regulatory Bodies - the Pensions Regulator, Surpluses and Deficits, Trustees
Professional Pensions has published the latest edition of Pensions Buzz, a weekly survey which monitors the attitudes and opinions of the industry. This edition's questions include:
  • Should The Pensions Regulator create a pool of 'super trustees' that can be parachuted into schemes to fix problems when they arise?;
  • Should the pensions dashboard's launch be delayed until the government can introduce legislation to compel all providers to participate?;
  • Should DB consolidation vehicles be subject to a special levy if they are deemed eligible for the PPF in the event of a failure?;
  • Do you think that DB schemes with recovery plans over 10 years should have to explain why to the regulator?; and
  • Was the taking of Pension Holidays, while justifiable at the time, the beginning of the problems for DB schemes?

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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Workers in the North of England are most likely to opt out of pension saving
Workers in the North of England are most likely to opt out of pension saving
NOW: Pensions
13 Jun 2018 United Kingdom Automatic Enrolment, Savings
NOW: Pensions has published an analysis of its 1.7m members which reveals that its members in the North of England are the most likely to opt out of automatic enrolment pension schemes. Opt out rates among NOW: Pensions members were 8.2% in Cumbria and 8% in County Durham, compared with 3.2% in Northamptonshire and 3.5% in Bedfordshire.

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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Transfer values rise during May
XPS Pensions Group Transfer Value Index
XPS Pensions Group
12 Jun 2018 United Kingdom Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Scheme Issues & Trends, Transfers
According to the XPS Pensions Group Transfer Value Index, pension transfer values rose from 232,000 at the end of April 2018 to 234,000 at the end of May. XPS Pensions Group said the increase in transfer values over May 2018 was mainly due to a fall in gilt yields during the second half of the month, with inflation remaining relatively stable.

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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The use of financial wealth in retirement/The use of wealth in retirement
IFS Briefing Notes BN236 and BN237
Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS)
11 Jun 2018 United Kingdom Annuities and Income Drawdown, Pensioners & Retirement, Pension Reform, Savings
The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has published two Briefing Notes on the use of wealth in retirement. According to the reports, the majority of financial wealth among those currently retired is likely to be bequeathed rather than used to finance retirement spending. Observed behaviour over the 2002-03 to 2014-15 period suggests that, on average, real net financial wealth is drawn down by 17% between the ages of 70 and 80 and by 31% between the ages of 70 and 90.

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 Freedoms Research
Pension Freedoms Research
Lemonade Reward
8 Jun 2018 United Kingdom Annuities and Income Drawdown, Scheme Issues & Trends
Lemonade has published research looking at pension freedoms and what organisations are doing to help their members evaluate their options at retirement. According to the research only 17% of respondents think that their members understand pension freedoms, while the same proportion of respondents said that they do not think that their members know when they will be able to 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 >> 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 support returns to pre-recession levels for the first time in ten years, according to new PwC analysis
Pension Support Index
PwC
8 Jun 2018 United Kingdom Payment of Pensions, Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Scheme Issues & Trends
According to PwCs Pension Support Index, FTSE 350 companies' ability to support their DB pension obligations has returned to pre-recession levels for the first time in ten years. This years score of 87 is only one point lower than the Index's previous high of 88, which was achieved pre-recession.

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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'Pretirement' the new norm as half of pensioners plan to work past retirement age
Class of 2018
Prudential
8 Jun 2018 United Kingdom Pensioners & Retirement, State Pensions
According to Prudential's Class of 2018 research, 50% of those retiring this year are considering working past state pension age. This is the sixth consecutive year where half of the respondents would be happy to keep working if it meant guaranteeing a higher 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 >> 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 Buzz
Pensions Buzz
Professional Pensions
7 Jun 2018 United Kingdom Pension Reform, Regulatory Bodies (excl. tPR), Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Taxation, Transfers
Professional Pensions has published the latest edition of Pensions Buzz, a weekly survey which monitors the attitudes and opinions of the industry. This edition's questions include:
  • After one year in office, how do you rate Guy Opperman's performance as pensions and financial inclusion minister?;
  • Do you believe geopolitical risk will increase or decrease over the next six months?;
  • Should more pension schemes undertake bulk enhanced transfer value (ETV) exercises?;
  • Should HM Revenue & Customs end emergency tax codes for lump sum pension withdrawals?; and
  • Peer Question: Have the pensions freedoms been a good thing for members of DB schemes?

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 industry survey highlights need for a clear, uniform new pension dashboard
New industry survey highlights need for a clear, uniform new pension dashboard
Tax Incentivised Savings Association (TISA)
7 Jun 2018 United Kingdom Pensions Dashboard
A survey by TISA exploring views on the forthcoming pensions dashboard has revealed that 71% of industry insiders agree that a multiple dashboard solution would be preferred over a single dashboard. The survey also found that 96% of respondents think the dashboard would need to be mandatory for pension providers to participate to ensure full coverage.

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 Finance Watch - May 2018
Pension Finance Watch
Willis Towers Watson
6 Jun 2018 United States Countries - US, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Investment - Performance
The latest Pension Finance Watch has reported that the Willis Towers Watson Pension Index increased by 0.6% to 79.3 in May 2018.

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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