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11 January 2019 last updated
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Annuity rates can change quickly with rises and falls in gilt yields. Economic developments from around the world drives gilt yields so keep up to date with the latest UK annuity rates news for the latest stories that will impact on your pension fund and income at retirement.
Annuity rates resist fall  
Annuity rates resist fall in yields with fear of US slowdown
Annuity rates have remained steady even though 15-year gilt yields fall 13 basis points as investors leave equities fearing a US slowdown.
Annuity Rates December 2018  
Gilt yields lower as equities fall sharply with geopolitical tensions
Gilt yields in December are lower for the month as investors retreat from equity markets following geopolitical tension between the US and China.
Retirement income down  
Retirement income down 14% with falls in equity and gilt yields
Recent Brexit turmoil has sent investors to the safety of gilts and bonds combines with volatility in global equity markets results in retirement income down 14.5% since the summer.
Other annuity news
Pension drawdown withdrawals hit record high of £5.9 billion
New data from HMRC shows pension drawdown numbers hit record numbers as freedoms have given people access cash rather than an annuity.
Pension annuities fall as US tariffs creates economic uncertainty
Pension annuity rates fall -1.27% as tension remains high over economic impact of US tariffs on Turkey and action to be taken by China.
Annuity income hit by volatility in global equity and gilts market
Recent falls in equity markets and gilt yields has made buying annuities difficult as fund values are lower reducing income from an annuity.
Flexi-access drawdown will be used by 130,000 people says HMRC
HM Revenue and Customs have said the new flexi-access drawdown funds will be used by 130,000 people from April 2015.
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  55 £4,433  
  60 £4,914  
  65 £5,563  
  70 £6,272  
  55 £4,127  
  60 £4,660  
  65 £5,094  
  70 £5,976  
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