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NPS Trust to hire consultant for performance review of PFs, portfolio analysis

The last date for submission of interest under of the proposal is July 24, 2019.

09 Jul 2019 2:51 PM

Budget 2019: Govt proposes to separate NPS Trust from PFRDA

The proposal to separate the two job roles was under consideration for last few years.

05 Jul 2019 4:49 PM

PFRDA working on minimum assured return scheme for NPS subscribers

NPS is a contributory retirement savings scheme and seeks to inculcate the habit of saving for old age among the citizens.

24 Feb 2019 11:19 AM

PFRDA hopes to reach 2.72 cr subscribers under APY, NPS by Mar-end: Contractor

PFRDA said there are nearly 1.45 crore subscribers under APY and the remaining 1.20 crore have NPS accounts.

18 Feb 2019 5:08 PM

Govt mulls raising pension limit to up to Rs 10,000 per month under APY

PFRDA added about 50 lakh new subscribers under the scheme in 2017-18.

12 Jun 2018 2:33 PM


FinMin rules out raising equity investment limit for pension funds

Government employees contribute about 87 per cent of the Rs 2.3 lakh crore ($35 billion) managed by the NPS.

22 May 2018 8:27 AM

Atal Pension Yojana crosses 1 crore subscribers in 3 years

The scheme has generated around 9.10 per cent compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) since inception till March 2018, it said further.

15 May 2018 4:26 PM

35.3 lakh new payrolls generated from September-February

ESIC data also mirrored the payroll growth shown in the two sets of data from EPFO and PFRDA.

27 Apr 2018 10:10 AM

PFRDA makes bank account, number mandatory for NPS subscribers

PFRDA takes various initiatives from time to time in order to simplify and improve the operational issues in National Pension System (NPS).

20 Apr 2018 3:16 PM

Govt releases Rs 120.92 cr as co-contribution towards APY

Government of India co-contribution is payable only when accounts are regular and the admissible.

18 Apr 2018 8:39 AM


Govt eases norms for partial withdrawal under pension scheme

Subscriber shall be permitted to withdraw accumulations not exceeding 25 pc of contributions made by him or her.

07 Mar 2018 10:47 AM

LTCG will not impact NPS: PFRDA chairman

The total NPS corpus is currently at Rs 2.25 lakh crore from a base of two crore subscribers.

14 Feb 2018 12:21 PM

Atal Pension Yojana subscriber base touches 80 lakh-mark

Under scheme, a subscriber would receive a minimum guaranteed pension of Rs 1000 to Rs 5000 per month.

06 Jan 2018 10:22 AM

Limited space for rate cut: SBI boss

When asked whether, recapitalisation in public sector banks by government could lead to increase in interest rate, he said, “quite possible”. 

10 Nov 2017 5:17 AM

PFRDA unveils incentives to expand pension coverage

Introducing of e-NPS, reducing minimum contribution levels, new investment instruments are among recent decisions.

28 Oct 2017 3:28 PM


NPS subscribers rise 27 per cent to 1.78 crore; AUM at Rs 2.06 lakh crore

Govt has amended I-T Act providing for tax free migration of superannuation funds to NPS.

10 Oct 2017 4:21 PM

PFRDA to update contact details of NPS subscribers

NPS is the government's flagship social security scheme.

19 Jun 2017 8:00 PM

PFRDA creates separate asset class for investment

Under this asset class the funds can be invested into newly created trusts InvITs and REITs.

21 May 2017 12:44 PM