The number of people requesting retirement quotes in defined contribution pension schemes has almost doubled within a year, latest data from Aon Consulting.
The consultant's admin tracker - launched this week - analysed a sample of nearly 350,000 members from over 35 typical UK DC and defined benefit schemes. It said retirement quotes in the first quarter...
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MPs failed to place legislation into the Financial Guidance and Claims bill that would have made pension guidance default, which Just Group director Stephen Lowe said left a "bitter taste".
Aegon has called for the government to double the tax exemption on employer-arranged pension advice, up from £500 to £1,000.
Institutional investor confidence in Europe rose by 8.9 points in April with each region showing growing appetite for risk, according to State Street Global Exchange.