Guest Blog: Talbot & Muir to launch Single Asset SIPP

Guest Blog - Talbot and MuirIn our latest guest blog, Oliver Bowler, Business Development Manager with Talbot & Muir looks forward to the launch of their new Single Asset SIPP: Talbot & Muir is delighted to announce that we are well advanced with the development of our latest SIPP offering to complement and enhance our existing product range. In our 20 year history of SIPP and SSAS administration and trusteeship we have largely specialised in the bespoke end of the market, helping ...

Falling retirement incomes Part 2: Lower gilt yields affect Income Drawdown investors

In the second of our articles this month focusing on falling retirement incomes we look at how lower gilt yields will lead to lower incomes being available from Income Drawdown products. The problem The problem affects both those people already in Income Drawdown and those who are considering using it as an alternative to an Annuity purchase. The maximum income which can be taken from an Income Drawdown plan is set by the GAD (Government Actuarial Department) tables, which take into account three things, namely, age, gender and crucially long term gilt yields. Gilt yields have fallen during the course of 2011, consequently so ...