Retirement: Delay to Solvency II to affect Annuity rates?

A delay in the EU’s Solvency II rules could offer some would-be retirees a little relief from constantly falling Annuity  rates. The EU Solvency II rules, which were due to be introduced in January 2014, will force insurers, including Annuity providers, to hold more capital, which could potentially reduce Annuity rates. Retiring soon? Our advisers can help you make the right decision...