Peter Quinton

Peter Quinton is head of annuities at Retirement Assured, part of Buck Consultants. Peter has been at the forefront of developments in the annuities market for over 20 years. He has worked in a variety of directorship roles within the industry, leading and managing a number of successful businesses in the annuity and retirement market. Peter has experience in both advice and non-advice annuity propositions, both from provider and distributor roles. Peter launched The Annuity Bureau in the early 1990s, which provided advice as the first specialist annuity firm in the UK. Subsequently, Peter launched income drawdown and long term care specialist businesses and was a founding director of Living Time, which introduced the first fixed-term annuity in the UK market. Peter also held roles as a non-executive director to a life office and was a board member of the Association of Independent Financial Advisers. Peter has also been consulted by government on pension reform.

Posts from Peter Quinton

Analysis , Property

Too many people are utterly confused by annuities

We need to make it compulsory for pension savings providers to educate their members and provide risk warnings to them prior to taking benefits. I believe that there are a

Analysis , Property

Government annuity idea will hammer rates

Crossroads: secured or unsecured pension? If you have been saving money into a pension fund you will probably be looking at ways in which this pot of money can be