Pensions Savings Investments

Pension cut-off date approaching

Pension savers who wish to use their retirement pots sooner rather than later will need to act quickly if they are not to be faced with a five-year wait.

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Pension incomes hit by significant decline

Retirement incomes have seen a sharp fall over the past ten years, a new study has revealed.

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Dip in dividends poses threat to pensions

Dividend payments by UK companies fell by £10 billion in 2009, it has been reported.

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Savers turn to investment funds

Poor returns on conventional deposit accounts saw more and more savers choosing instead to put their money into investment funds last year.

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Consultation on retirement age closes

The government’s consultation into the future of the default retirement age of 65 has closed.

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Drop the compulsory retirement age, says Equality Commission

Employees should be allowed to continue working after the age of 65, the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) has argued.

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Pension funds register drop in deficits

There has been a distinct improvement in the state of the UK’s final salary pension schemes.

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Smaller firms get extra time to prepare for new pension scheme

Small businesses are to be given flexibility over the introduction of the government’s new compulsory workplace pension scheme.

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Changes recommended to boost defined contribution pensions

The Association of British Insurers (ABI) has produced a series of proposals aimed at improving the returns that employees receive from defined contribution pensions.

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Pensions policy requires 'radical' change of approach

Workplace pension schemes are in danger of failing to provide adequate retirement incomes, it has been claimed.

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