UK - Life expectancy has risen by nine years since the Queen's Coronation 50 years ago, Norwich Union claims.
The pensions and insurance group said that in 1952 a woman was expected to live to 71, while today this has lengthened to 80 years.
Men now have a life expectancy of 75 years at birth compared to only 66 years at the start of the Queen’s reign.
NU attributes increased longevity to better diets, improved medical technology and better living conditions.
Canada Life has signed a £351m bulk annuity contract insuring the pensioner liabilities of 2,510 members and dependents in the AA UK Pension Scheme.
In this week's Pensions Buzz, we want to know if you believe there is ever a case for combining retirement savings products with other savings products, and if the PPF levy for sponsorless schemes is appropriate for DB consolidators.
The Insolvency Service has disqualified four directors of trustee firms from running companies for a total of 34 years following an investigation.