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Annuities News - August 2012
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31 August 2012: See how annuity rates changed for the month and the likely future direction with reference to gilt yields and other financial factors
Gilt Yields August 2012 Gilt Yields - August 2012
31 August 2012: Find out more about the change in gilt yields during the month with economic and political factors influencing direction and impact on annuities
News for the month:
Annuity rates decrease Annuity rates decrease even as gilt yields remain unchanged
31 August 2012: Standard annuity rates have been reduced by providers with older females particularly worse off
UK pension annuities ECB uncertainty UK pension annuities future uncertain due to Eurozone crisis
28 August 2012: The ECB faces hurdles to protect the euro from collapse which would see annuity rates tumble
Annuity buyers biggest losers from QE Pension annuity buyers biggest losers from QE while richest 5% gain
23 August 2012: Pensioners retiring are the biggest losers from the BoE measures annuity rates have reduced by 21%
Greece exit means lower annuity rates UK annuity rates could see downward pressure from Greece failure
22 August 2012: Greece failure to reduce public finances could result in euro departure and UK annuity rates reducing
Solvency 2 will lower annuity rates Solvency 2 will result in 8% lower annuity rates for pensioners
21 August 2012: Solvency 2 will provide greater protection to the consumer but result in lower UK annuity rates
Impaired annuity rates at all time low Impaired annuities lead rates fall to all time low
17 August 2012: Impaired annuities reduced followed by many annuity rate providers with decreases of up to 2.0%
Pension annuities increase possible Pension annuities will benefit from increasing gilt yields
16 August 2012: Gilt yields have increased by 22 basis points since the all time low means annuity rates could be set to rise
annuity rates could rise with inflation Current annuity rates helped to higher levels with rising inflation
14 August 2012: A rise in UK inflation may mean the Bank of England deferring more QE and allow annuity rates to recover
No change with annuity rates UK annuity rates fail to move higher despite gilt yields recovery
7 August 2012: As gilt yields struggle to improve annuity rates have decreased by as much as 3%
Equity surge increase pensioner income Retirement annuities for pensioners benefit from equity market surge
3 August 2012: Equity markets gain will help retiring pensioners increase income from their annuity purchase
Gilt yields could lower annuities Annuity rates could fall again as 15-year gilt yields at all time low
2 August 2012: Gilt yields have reduced after the ECB failed to impress investors and could mean lower annuity rates
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