Brave new choice: Will the new pension freedoms deliver for consumers?

Following changes to the pensions system including the scrapping of compulsory annuities, Steve Webb MP, Minister for Pensions  will join Demos to discuss how guidance can be delivered in a new pensions landscape.

Post-Budget and the Chancellor’s announcement that the Government is scrapping compulsory annuities, the panel will discuss the challenge of delivering pensions guidance to the 400,000 people that reach retirement age each year.

Speakers will include:

Steve Webb MP, Minister for Pensions
Laurie Edmans, Chairman of the Trinity Mirror Pension Plan and non-executive director of the Money Advice Service
John Perks, Managing Director, Retirement Solutions, LV
Jeff Salway, Journalist and a member of the Financial Services Consumer Panel
Claudia Wood, Chief Executive, Demos (Chair)

This event will take place on Monday 6th October at  13.00 – 14.30 in the Monet Suite, Campanile Hotel, 10 Tunnel St. Glasgow, Lanarkshire G3 8HL. Please see here for a map.

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