Fraunhofer ITWM Conducts Study on the Costs of Pension Insurance Products

Prescribed Cost Information Only Shows Theoretical Extreme Cases Instead of a Realistic Picture

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A new study by the Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Mathematics ITWM analyzes how high the effective costs of typical pension products are under realistic cost parameters. It shows that the costs resulting from calculations based on the specifications of the Federal Ministry of Finance significantly exceed the realistic costs.