Default funds in UK-defined contribution pension plans

We analyse the range of default funds offered by UK 'stakeholder' DC plans, which by law must offer a default fund.

Updated: 05/01/2015
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The market potential for privately financed long term care products in the UK

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Les Mayhew

Industry:
Public Policy

This paper considers the market potential for privately financed long term care products in the UK. It finds that since the present market is undeveloped there is scope to increase the range of products available to suit people with different means and circumstances.

Updated: 15/05/2013
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Apocalyptic demography? Putting longevity risk in perspective

Current life expectancy depends very much on demographic factors, particularly lifestyle, and varies from scheme to scheme, i.e. it is scheme specific. It is therefore very important that companies understand where their scheme sits in the population of pension schemes as far as life expectancy is concerned.

Updated: 10/02/2017
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The economic challenges of an ageing UK population

Les Mayhew, Professor of Statistics at Cass, examines the significance of the impact of demographic changes.

Updated: 09/02/2017
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Views: 20,773