Annuities across international retirement contexts

Teagan Altschwager, Jody Evans

Melbourne Business School | Published : 2020


This report provides an overview of the respective retirement systems in 6 top-performing systems globally, as indicated by the Melbourne Mercer Global Pension Index (Mercer 2019a). This report takes a closer look at these retirement systems with an interest in understanding why uptake of lifetime income streams is much higher in these countries. Recommendations are made for Australian companies and policy makers seeking to emulate the advances that have been made abroad.

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