IFA support for flexible annuity products grows

Pow, Helen
June 2009
Money Marketing;6/4/2009, p10
The article reports on the growth of independent financial advisers (IFAs) favouring flexible annuities for retirement in Great Britain. According to a study conducted by Lincoln Financial Group, 73 per cent of IFAs express support on offering flexible annuities to clients, compared to conventional annuities. It was found that increased exposure of conventional annuities to financial risks and their failure to protect pension against inflation have driven IFAs to choose flexible annuities.


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