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Prudential adds enhanced rate pension annuities to range

Prudential Annuities is to add enhanced rate pension annuities to its product range. From January 10, 2001 anyone about to retire and in ill health, can apply for an enhanced rate annuity from Prudential.

The enhanced rate pension annuity will be available to customers with a purchase price above £20,000. It will cover a variety of medical conditions.

Prudential intermediary business chief executive Kim Lerche-Thomsen says: “Many people approaching retirement and in ill health don&#39t realise that they could qualify for an enhanced annuity. Enhanced rates may benefit as many as 20 per cent of retiring annuity customers.”


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