When do annuities become a viable alternative to drawdown?
Retirement income expert returns to advice
Annuities will continue to play an important role in retirement planning and income despite predictions of their demise in favour of drawdown, Billy Burrows has said.
Retirement Planner is hosting its third breakfast briefing on 26 March looking at the options and opportunities pensions freedom presents for advisers.
On June 11th Retirement Planner held its inaugural Forum and Awards at Le Meridien Piccadilly in London.
"The Budget freedoms are not license for people to spend their retirement income unwisely" - so said Key Retirement Solutions' Billy Burrows when I interviewed him recently (see pages 4-5).
Billy Burrows talks to Helen Morrissey about his new role at Key Retirement Solutions and how the customer's at-retirement journey is evolving.
We have seen the development of one-year fixed-term annuities since the Budget. But do they represent good value for money? Fiona Murphy takes a closer look.
Billy Burrows is to leave specialist annuity broker Annuity Line as part of a business restructure.
Innovation required: How the annuity market is adapting to survive
Pensions minister Steve Webb has been confirmed as keynote speaker for the Retirement Planner Forum.
In the wake of the FCA review the ABI has put forward its recommendations for how the retirement income market needs to evolve. Helen Morrissey takes a look.
Billy Burrows examines what to look for when making decisions on retirement income
The recent launch of the ABI's Annuity Window has sparked debate as to how best to serve retirees. Helen Morrissey asks what constitutes a good quality shopping around service.
Retirement Planner's round-up of the top pension stories this week.
Billy Burrows is to join non-advised annuity broking business Annuity Line as head of business development.