Tag Archives: annuity

Green shoots for the annuity market?

in Investments, News, Tax, Thought leadership

Analysts at RBC Capital Markets recently released a note anticipating five per cent growth in the annuity market. After falling 90 per cent by volume and 70 per cent in value since former Chancellor George Osborne announced the pension freedoms, RBC believes that the annuity market has now bottomed out, and open market insurers are set to cash in on growth.

Brexit may affect your retirement income options, but don’t panic says financial adviser

in Inheritance Tax, Investments, News, Retirement planning, Tax, Thought leadership
Market volatility caused by the UK’s decision to vote to leave the European Union could negatively impact those looking to secure retirement income in the coming months, a pensions expert has warned. Clive Barwell, Head of Later Life Advice at Wren Sterling, says predicting the future of pensions at this stage is impossible, but that [...]