Tag: hundred

September 24, 2018 admin123@ No comments exist

Retire Who wants to live to 100? A 99 year-old! Retirement can be 30+ years, so pensions need to last.  UK now has 15,000 centenarians, eligible for a 100th Birthday card from the Queen, following a Royal tradition since 1917 Guessed the Word?         Series 30 (3/4)         [pic: Buckingham Palace]

November 17, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

Ultra-long No repayment in a lifetime doesn’t deter today’s investor.  Austria’s first 100-year bond in Sep attracted twice the usual number of investors. Neither lender nor borrower will be around to see the bond repaid. Central bank quantitative easing fixed-income purchases have drained liquidity, dropped yields to record lows and caused risk mis-pricing. Guessed the Word?   …