In this week's Retirement Planner news round-up we highlight five key stories you might have missed over the past seven days.
The government has slashed the incremental increase to the state pension offered to workers who delay their retirement.
Closed life consolidator Phoenix has comprehensively refinanced its debt to strengthen its balance sheet and better support its growth plans.
Advisers have expressed their relief that the government's promised free at-retirement guidance will not be delivered by providers, but reservations remain over the likely involvement of the Money Advice Service (MAS).
Following Zurich acquisition
Aviva has set out its strategy to launch an investments, savings and retirement division as it seeks to simplify its overall business.
Clients and advisers frustrated by red tape
More than 4,500 retail investors affected
Failure to engage