Pensions, with Howard Brindle, Deputy CEO and COO of UK’s largest private pension fund, USS

Retirement might seem a long way off. But with increasing life expectancies, you could easily be relying on your pension for 1/4 to 1/3 of your life (longer than you were at school!)

Which makes pensions important to understand…But where to start?

We had the privilege of interviewing Howard Brindle, the Chief Operating Officer and Deputy Chief Executive Officer of the UK’s largest private pension scheme, USS, to discuss what you need to know about pensions.

The interview covers a lot, including:

  • How the different types of pension work
  • How regulations and taxes influence outcomes for individuals and their future lifestyles
  • Why pension funds are becoming some of the most powerful investors in the world!

Listen in to get up to speed on pensions!

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About the author, Anna

Anna is a property investor / developer and business owner based in London.

She's loved investment in general, and property investment specifically, since studying the topics at Cambridge.

She got started properly with her own investments on the side of her first job the City.

She loved it, and after a few years, left to run her own investment and development business ( with her business partner and podcast co-host, Stefan.

As well as working together, they have the privilege of interviewing experts in the investment field for The Return Podcast.