Adrian Boulding: Annuity/drawdown mix makes retirement gold blend

Blending income options gives better control

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Adrian Boulding: "A gradually shifting combination of annuity and drawdown provides a valuable de-risking service to the client."
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Adrian Boulding: "A gradually shifting combination of annuity and drawdown provides a valuable de-risking service to the client."

It's time for advisers to look more seriously at blending drawdown and annuity income as retirement needs change and income guarantee requirements compete with the desire for exposure to higher growth asset classes, writes Adrian Boulding

One of the major impacts of pension freedoms over the last three and a half years is the increasing percentage of people moving into retirement who have elected to use an income drawdown policy as ...

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