Quantative Easing & Income Drawdown

After reading the following article I am very concerned about the impact on those baby boomers coming up for retirement in the near future. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20781001 Another round of quantative easing will depress gilt rates artificially low and punish the responsible savers into pension schemes by depriving them of a market rate for gilts which directly impact the amount those who wish to take an income from income drawdown or purchase an annuity product. Of course the British Government feels no responsibility towards compensating such people. I hope this comes up as an important issue at the next general election.

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