A short history of annuities
This chapter documents the historical development of annuity markets and provides examples of annuities from classical times up to the present day. It summarizes the system of pension provision in the UK, and discusses the role of annuities in the UK's pension system and the changes introduced on A-day in 2006. The chapter concludes with a discussion of recent developments in UK financial markets, including the problems of Equitable Life.
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