1/12/2016 – OECD Pensions Outlook 2016, to be published on Monday 5 December at 12p.m. Paris time, 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.

Journalists interested in obtaining an embargo copy of OECD Pensions Outlook 2016 should contact Caroline Tourrier from the OECD Media Division. The report will be sent under embargo on Friday 2 December. Journalists requesting an electronic version in advance of the release time agree to respect OECD embargo conditions.

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