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May 15, 2017
EPFO trustees likely to raise ETF investment limit to 15% on 27 MayEPFO’s move to raise the investment limit in exchange traded funds to 15% from 10%, will help the retirement fund body park Rs15,000 crore in stock markets in FY18
Apr 20, 2017
Finance ministry approves 8.65% interest rate on PF for 2016-17: Labour MinisterThe ratification of the 8.65 percent interest on EPF will enable the retirement fund body EPFO to credit this rate of return into the accounts of four crore subscribers.
Apr 17, 2017
EPFO to offer 8.65% interest to over 4 crore provident fund members; here are key highlightsThe Finance Ministry had last year also decided to lower the EPF interest rate of 8.8 percent for 2015-16, decided by the CBT, to 8.7 percent
Apr 17, 2017
Finance Ministry okays 8.65% interest rate on EPF, to benefit 4 cr membersAccording to EPFO estimates, the fund will see a surplus after providing 8.65 percent interest rate for the last fiscal.
Apr 07, 2017
Finmin wants to cut EPF rates by 50 bps: Will it give way to better investments?The Finance Ministry has been following the cost reduction approach in the process spurning and undermining the more demanding income-enhancement approach.
Mar 23, 2017
EPFO cuts administrative charges to 0.65%; firms to save Rs 1,000 cr a yearEPFO, the Central Board of Trustee, had approved the proposal to reduce the administrative charges to 0.65 percent from the existing 0.85 percent of total wages, on which contributions are payable.
Mar 06, 2017
EPFO: Here are 4 points govt is working on the retirement scheme to make it more subscriber friendlyEven taking advances from your PF corpus has been made easy, as going forward you don’t need to provide any kind of document as proof
Feb 17, 2017
EPFO extends deadline for Aadhaar number submission till March 31EPFO has already made it mandatory for pensioners as well as subscribers to submit Aadhaar for availing of benefits of the Employees' Pension Scheme.
Sep 11, 2016
Employee provident fund may get 8.6 per cent interest in 2016-17Over 4 crore EPFO subscribers may get a lower interest at a rate of 8.6 per cent on their PF deposits for current financial year as Labour Ministry is expected to toe the Finance Ministry line to cut the rate.
Aug 03, 2016
Govt says EPFO investments in equities fetched over 12% return in a yearEPFO started investing in exchange traded funds (ETFs) in August last year and has invested Rs 7,465 crore till 30 June, 2016