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Jun 12, 2018
Atal Pension Yojana: Govt mulls raising benefit limit to up to Rs 10,000 per month from existing slab of up to Rs 5,000There is a need to increase the value of pension under APY, Madnesh Kumar Mishra, Joint Secretary, Department of Financial Services (DFS), said at a conference organised by PFRDA
May 15, 2018
Atal Pension Yojana crosses one crore subscribers in three years; collects Rs 3,950 croreA guaranteed pension scheme for citizens of India announced by the government on 9 May, 2015, Atal Pension Yojana (APY) is focused on the unorganised sector workers which constitute more than 85 percent of the workforce
May 14, 2018
Money management alert: Midcourse withdrawals from retirement funds a sub-optimal solution for midlife bluesA suitable amendment in the law would be conducive to checking one's tendency to dip into one’s retirement funds at the drop of a hat.
Apr 27, 2018
Niti Aayog says over 31 lakh new jobs generated in six months between September-February 2018Niti Aayog said information on job creation was based on the additions made in payrolls from Employees' Provision Fund Organisation for all age-groups.
Feb 23, 2018
PNB fraud: RBI had no clue on Rs 11,400 cr scam for seven long years; can a super regulator do the job?The PNB fraud highlighted a larger systemic problem raising questions about the effectiveness of regulatory framework followed by Indian banking system, risk management practices and vulnerability of Indian banks to fraudulent transactions that extends across the border
Feb 14, 2018
LTCG tax will not impact National Pension Scheme, says pension fund regulatorThe proposal of long-term capital gains tax will not have much impact on the National Pension Scheme (NPS), Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) chairman Hemant Contractor has said
Oct 16, 2017
Atal Pension Yojana subscribers cross 69 lakh with contribution of Rs 2,690 crAtal Pension Yojana (APY) was introduced in 2015 by the government as a self- contributory savings pension scheme with guaranteed pension of Rs 1,000 to Rs 5,000
Sep 11, 2017
National Pension Scheme upper age limit raised to 65, says regulatorNPS is the lowest-cost pension product in the world today.
May 16, 2017
Every fifth Indian will be aged 60 years or above by 2050, says reportA PFRDA-CRISIL report said it is important that the development of the under-penetrated pension market in India be initiated now, when the situation is ripe
Mar 07, 2016
Fund industry hails proposal for tax benefit on NPS schemeThe retail portion in NPS is currently estimated at Rs 4,600 crore.