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Fresh annuity crackdown will force providers to tell savers the best rival deal before flogging their own
This is Money
Buying an annuity means using your pension pot to purchase an insurance product that provides a guaranteed income until you die - there's no chance of running out of money altogether. Annuities used to be the main way people funded retirement, but they ...
FCA to force annuity providers to encourage customers to shop aroundProfessional Adviser
FCA to force annuity providers to show customers better dealsMoney Marketing
Annuity providers to be forced to offer price comparisonMoney Observer
Which? -EveryInvestor -International Adviser
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moneyfacts.co.uk

Want an annuity? Your provider will help you pick
moneyfacts.co.uk
Buying an annuity these days can be fraught with difficulty, what with falling rates, lower incomes and providers disappearing from the market at an alarming rate. Many blame the pension freedoms, which essentially removed the obligation to buy an ...
FCA consults on annuity comparator implementationEmployee Benefits
FCA annuity provider rules to encourage consumers to shop aroundPensions Expert (registration)

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FT Adviser

Annuity rates receive 10.6% boost - FTAdviser.com
FT Adviser
The average annuity rate was 5 18 per cent at the end of November or 2 591 a year on a 50 000 pot according to Retirement Advantage.
Annuity rates up more than 10% since August lowProfessional Adviser

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Annuity rates receive 10.6% boost
FT Adviser
The gap between the worst standard and best enhanced on a moderately impaired annuity is 26 per cent, the analysis which looked at level annuities without a guarantee and a purchase price of £50,000 at age 65 showed. Andrew Tully, pensions technical ...



Hargreaves Lansdown

Another good month for annuity rates - Hargreaves Lansdown
Hargreaves Lansdown
Annuity rates continued their recent upward trend in November. Find out why now might be a good time to get an annuity quote.
Annuity providers will be required to provide customers with ...Out-Law.com

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Bill C-27 to add annuity purchase provisions to the PBSA
Lexology (registration)
one option is to purchase an annuity from an insurance company for all pensions in pay, such that the insurance company assumes responsibility for paying the pensions to the affected members – this is a so-called “buy-out annuity”. By doing so, the ...



Risk.net (subscription)

Buy-side Awards 2016: The winners
Risk.net (subscription)
Meanwhile, insurer of the year, Rothesay Life, wins for its purchase of the annuity back book of Aegon UK – another example of how regulation is changing the landscape for buy-siders. Such deals are a win-win under Solvency II, as annuities become more ...



Telegraph.co.uk

Autumn Statement closes pension tax relief loophole for over-55s
Telegraph.co.uk
In the first year of the pension freedoms, between April 2015 and April 2016, around 300,000 people made use of the new rules and accessed their pension pot in some way - the figure will be far higher by now. This could have been to buy an annuity ...

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New rules increase tax on annuity payments | Metro News
MetroNews Canada
(Special) - While purchasing a life annuity with non-registered money has had the benefit of providing a lifetime guaranteed income unaffected by the market ...

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