Who is Allianz Retire+?

An Australian specialist business meeting the unique needs of retirees.

We have brought together Allianz's world-class insurance know-how with PIMCO's unrivalled investment expertise to deliver security and stability during retirement.

Meet the dedicated team behind the brand.
 

Our team

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  • The future retirement income vehicle
    The future retirement income vehicle

    As interest rates hover near the zero bound retirees must drive faster, on narrower roads or face a higher probability of never reaching their destination.

  • The quest for retirement income confidence
    The quest for retirement income confidence

    Caitriona Wortley, Head of Distribution Allianz Retire+, explains why Australians need to refocus on the end goal in the search for secure retirement income.

  • Breaking a vicious cycle
    Breaking a vicious cycle

    The fear of losing money can become a self-fulfilling prophecy for many retirees. Here’s how you can help your clients stay in control of their retirement income – even during the COVID-19 crisis.

  • Flawed thinking on retirement products must change
    Flawed thinking on retirement products must change

    Investment industry needs greater focus on protecting retirees’ second biggest asset in drawdown phase.

  • Coaching clients to better retirement outcomes
    Coaching clients to better retirement outcomes

    For clients on the cusp of retirement or in retirement, the current market conditions, social isolation and health risks have converged creating a multitude of concerns and questions.

  • Overcome conversation barriers and enhance client trust
    Overcome conversation barriers and enhance client trust

    Coronavirus pandemic, market volatility, health risks to life and isolation has deeply affected clients in the retirement risk zone, creating anxiety that can overrule rational thinking.

Life doesn’t have to change in retirement.

Australians are living longer, healthier lives.
That’s great, but it means that many people don’t have enough super
to continue enjoying the lives they’ve worked so hard to build. 

83 years
approximate average life expectancy for an Australian retiree1

50%
live longer than the average life expectancy

$620k
minimum needed for a couple to retire comfortably2

Many retirees want safe, secure and stable ways to convert their savings into an income that will allow them to continue to enjoy the lifestyle they have worked hard for.

1. Australian Bureau of Statistics: Life Expectancy at Birth - Australia 2015 - 2017.  
2. SuperGuide: How much super do you need to retire comfortably? February 2018.  The lump sum amounts are in today’s dollars and assume retirement on or after age pension age, eligibility for age pension,  and will finance a retirement for 25 years. Annual inflation rate for years in retirement is 3%, 5% return on investments in retirement.