Detail of outcome
This document summarises the responses to the call for evidence on the government’s questions surrounding the creation of a secondary market for annuities. It sets out the decisions the government has taken to achieve the reforms announced at March Budget 2015, to remove restrictions on individuals selling their annuity income stream, and outlines the next steps for implementing the market.
This consultation ran from to
Seeking views on the government’s proposal to remove the barriers which currently deter annuity holders from accessing the value of their annuity.
Responses to this consultation should be received by 18 June 2015. Please ensure that responses are sent in before the closing date. The government cannot guarantee that responses received after this date will be considered.
Responses to this consultation should be sent to:
Insurance and UK Regulatory Authorities Team
Horse Guards Road
Alternatively, please send responses by e-mail to Annuity.Consultation2015@hmtreasury.gsi.gov.uk.
When responding, please state whether you are doing so as an individual or on behalf of an organisation.