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Bas van Zanden

Senior Pension Analyst

Bas van Zanden is a senior pension analyst at RaboResearch Global Economics & Markets.

Bas mainly focuses on how pension regulations changes affect investment policies and therefore financial markets. He is an expert on pension liabilities and solvency requirements.

Bas previously held positions at Delta Lloyd as a senior actuary and at Mercer as a corporate and pension fund consultant. He holds a MSc in Economics from Vrije University Amsterdam and a MSc in Enterprise and Risk management from the Amsterdam Business school.

Publications Bas van Zanden


Stijging levensverwachting valt tegen. Of mee. (Dutch)

De levensverwachting stijgt minder snel dan eerder gedacht, volgens de nieuwste prognose van het Actuarieel Genootschap. Of in de verre toekomst de levensverwachting weer sneller zal stijgen of juist zal dalen is echter nog maar de vraag.

Economic Report

Pan-European Pension Product

A review of the EC proposal for a Pan-European Pension Product (PEPP). We believe a PEPP will be more successful in some countries than others. In the Netherlands we currently see little added benefit for another individual pension product.