Demand in the bulk annuity market is expected to remain high driving total deals to around £30bn this year in line with 2020 results, according to Bloomberg Intelligence (BI).
The data provider's Pension Offloading Is Driving Up Bulk Annuity Market report - published yesterday (29 March) - found deals this year are expected to be lower than the record £43.8bn conducted in 2019...
In a year of uncertainty and volatility, the risk transfer market gave security and stability to thousands
With pressures on health unlikely to abate in the near future, Aon's Guide to Risk Settlement analyses the cost of longevity reinsurance.
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Navigating the settlement market to find a solution that best meets an investor’s needs is a challenge that continues to plague the market
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