Monday, December 16, 2013
Based on HSBC’s Future of Retirement Study, the average Australian expects to leave an inheritance of £321,743.
Singapore was second at £237,799 and the UK third with £321,743. The US came in at sixth with £113,342.
In the US, 56% of retired people expected to leave an inheritance, which is below the 69% average.
See Andrew Oxlade, Australians to Inherit Twice as Much as Britons, The Telegraph, Dec. 4, 2013.