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Inflation shake-up set to hit incomes for 10m private pensions – Telegraph.co.uk

Markets expect Chancellor to press ahead with inflation reform that will hit pensions of 10m present and future retirees

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A consultation was launched after the UK Statistics Authority’s request to move away from the flawed RPI measure with Mr Sunak set to decide on Wednesday when the proposed changes will take effect between 2025 and 2030. 
Index-linked gilts, or linkers, have shifted ahead of the decision as investors position themselves for the expected shake-up. Financial contracts tied to the future rate of RPI are pricing in a 60 basis point reduction, compared to the typical difference between RPI and CPIH of…

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