Viewing entries tagged with 'UK pension'

UK Providers incapable of delivering advice allowance

13 February 2017

FTAdviser: UK pension providers have warned they may not be able to deliver on the government's £1,500 advice allowance, raising questions over whether the measure is workable.  More>

UK pension freedom rules warning

10 February 2017

Morningstar: Since the new pension freedom rules were introduced – in April 2015 – almost half a million people have opted to take flexible payments from their pensions. But new research from pension provider Aegon, warns that many are taking unsustainable levels of income, which increases the risk of people outliving their pension funds. More>

Aussie Super and death benefits

10 February 2017

Lexology: It is clear that from 1 July 2017, the new Australian Super rules will have a number of implications on the way superannuation death benefits can be distributed to beneficiaries. This article summarises the key changes and explores possible solutions to work around potential issues. More>