Longevity hits pensions


A report from the Continuous Mortality Investigation Bureau (CMIB), an actuarial body that analyses mortality data, suggests that improved longevity among UK pension holders could put the pension deficit issue firmly back on the agenda.

The report, based on the experience of 1999–2002, shows that holders of UK life assurance policies are living longer. Male mortality has improved significantly, says the CMIB. The report also presents more evidence of the fatal impact of smoking.

Firms pay less

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Risk.net account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: