Living to 125 years could be 'the norm'

Jess Bown
Old ladies
Old ladies

For babies born this year and next, living as long as 125 years will become "the norm", according to an influential speech by Otto Thoresen, the director general of the Association of British Insurers (ABI).

He warned that higher life expectancy will put huge strains on the pension industry in future years, with millions of people facing poverty in retirement as a result.%VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%