Archive for March, 2015

Blogs & Media

Pension freedoms demand a default option

Pension freedoms demand a default option

There’s little evidence to suggest that workers with defined contribution pension pots have the financial savvy to make wise choices with their money.

March 27, 2015 ×

Blogs & Media

The Guardian

Why owning your own home still matters

The Guardian, March 20th, 2015

March 20, 2015 ×

Publications

Pension Reform

Default Reform: Preventing low incomes with an automatic income plan

This discussion paper considers how policymakers can prevent low incomes among DC retirees following the April 2015 ‘pension freedoms’ in light of international evidence from countries with ‘voluntary annuitisation’ frameworks and research on the financial capability of DC savers in the UK.

March 17, 2015 ×

Publications

Pension Reform

Defined Capability: Pensions, financial capability and decision-making among retirees

The April 2015 ‘pension freedoms’ represent an historic change, breaking with the so-called ‘annuities deal’ that has provided the basis of UK pension policy since the Finance Act of 1921.

March 17, 2015 ×

Subscribe to our mailing list