Robo-Advice in Retirement, Pensions, and Protection
Robo-Advice in Retirement, Pensions, and Protection, report looks at the range of robo-advice propositions currently available, and uses them to give an overview of how the space is evolving. It analyzes what types of providers are entering the market, what type of service they offer, and what areas of customer finances they are advising on. The report concludes with key questions providers must ask themselves when developing a robo-advice service, alongside key lessons learned from the case studies.
Robo-advice generally refers to online platforms that provide automated, algorithm-based financial advice with minimal use of human intervention. The concept originated in the wealth management space for investment portfolio management, but is now expanding into other areas of financial services such as pensions, retirement, and protection insurance. There is a substantial advice gap for which robo-advice solutions represent an opportunity. To develop a robo-advice proposition, players must ask themselves key questions such as what are they trying to help customers achieve, what areas of financial services do they want to advise on, what level of complexity do they want advice to have, and do they want to develop a proposition independently or via a partnership?