Insurance and pensions

OECD Pensions Outlook 2016

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Published on December 05, 2016

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The OECD Pensions Outlook 2016 assesses policy issues regarding strengthening pension systems and, in particular, funded pension plans.  It covers defined benefits and defined contribution pension plans; fiscal incentives to save for retirement; policy measures to improve the financial advice for retirement; annuity products and their guarantees; pension design and financial education; and the pension arrangements for public-sector workers, including a comparison with those for private sector workers.

SUMMARIESavailable in 25 languages

English OECD Pensions Outlook 2016 (Summary in English)
Spanish OECD Pensions Outlook 2016 (Summary in Spanish) OCDE Perspectivas de Pensiones 2016
German OECD Pensions Outlook 2016 (Summary in German) OECD-Rentenausblick 2016
Japanese OECD Pensions Outlook 2016 (Summary in Japanese) OECD年金アウトルック2016
Italian OECD Pensions Outlook 2016 (Summary in Italian) Prospettive dell’OCSE sulle pensioni 2016
Chinese OECD Pensions Outlook 2016 (Summary in Chinese) 2016经合组织养老金展望
Czech OECD Pensions Outlook 2016 (Summary in Czech) Výhled OECD na rok 2016 týkající se důchodů
Danish OECD Pensions Outlook 2016 (Summary in Danish) OECD Pensionsudsigter 2016
Dutch OECD Pensions Outlook 2016 (Summary in Dutch) OESO Pensioenvooruitzichten 2016
Estonian OECD Pensions Outlook 2016 (Summary in Estonian) OECD pensionide prognoos 2016
Finnish OECD Pensions Outlook 2016 (Summary in Finnish) OECD:n eläkekatsaus 2016
Greek OECD Pensions Outlook 2016 (Summary in Greek) Προοπτικές του ΟΟΣΑ για τις συντάξεις 2016
Hebrew OECD Pensions Outlook 2016 (Summary in Hebrew) דוח OECD בנושא פנסיות לשנת 2016
Hungarian OECD Pensions Outlook 2016 (Summary in Hungarian) OECD nyugdíjkilátások 2016
Icelandic OECD Pensions Outlook 2016 (Summary in Icelandic) Horfur OECD í lífeyrismálum 2016
Korean OECD Pensions Outlook 2016 (Summary in Korean) 2016년 OECD 연금 전망
Latvian OECD Pensions Outlook 2016 (Summary in Latvian) ESAO pensiju sistēmu apskats 2016
Norwegian OECD Pensions Outlook 2016 (Summary in Norwegian) Utsikter for pensjoner i OECD – 2016
Polish OECD Pensions Outlook 2016 (Summary in Polish) Przegląd emerytalny OECD 2016
Portuguese OECD Pensions Outlook 2016 (Summary in Portuguese) Panorama das Pensões da OCDE 2016
Russian OECD Pensions Outlook 2016 (Summary in Russian) Панорама пенсионного обеспечения ОЭСР 2016
Slovak OECD Pensions Outlook 2016 (Summary in Slovak) Výhľad OECD v oblasti dôchodkových systémov na rok 2016
Slovene OECD Pensions Outlook 2016 (Summary in Slovenian) Pregled področja pokojnin OECD 2016
Swedish OECD Pensions Outlook 2016 (Summary in Swedish) OECD:s pensionsöversikt 2016
Turkish OECD Pensions Outlook 2016 (Summary in Turkish) OECD 2016 Emeklilik Görünümü

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Foreword
Editorial Pensions systems continue to adapt to the challenges they face
Executive summary
The changing pensions landscape: The growing importance of pension arrangements in which assets back pension benefits
Does the tax treatment of retirement savings provide an advantage when people save for retirement?
Policy measures to improve the quality of financial advice for retirement
Policy considerations for life annuity products
The role of financial education in supporting decision-making for retirement
Civil service pensions: Toward a unified system with the private sector
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Launch event

5/12/2016 - The OECD Pensions Outlook was launched in Paris in the presence of Angel Gurría, OECD Secretary-General, Phyllis Borzi, Assistant Secretary of Employment to the US Department of Labor and Ambrogio Rinaldi, Director at COVIP. 

News release - Design of funded private pensions needs to be improved

 

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An OECD study on "Life Annuity Products and Their Guarantees" was released simultaneously.

Further launch events will take place in London on 8 December and in Washington DC on 13 December 2016.

 

 

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LINKS

Fragmentation of retirement markets due to differences in life expectancy, 2016

Can pension funds and life insurance companies keep their promises?, 2015

Previous editions of the Pensions Outlook 20142012

Life annuity products and their guarantees

Financial incentives and retirement savings

Pensions Markets in Focus

Global Pensions Statistics

Pensions at a Glance