Category: PFRDA

PFRDA asks Pension Advisory Committee to study relaxing 40 pc annuity rule

| November 10, 2016

KOLKATA: Regulator PFRDA today said it has asked Pension Advisory Committee (PAC) to study the current norm mandating NPS subscribers to buy an annuity with 40 per cent of their accumulated corpus. “There is an internal discussion on current norm of mandatory annuity of 40 per cent to make it more flexible. We had referred […]

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New Pension System – It’s No Pension Scheme

| October 12, 2016

New Delhi:- Discontent is simmering among the government employees and teachers over the Contributory Pension Scheme also called the National Pension Scheme that was launched in 2003 by the then NDA government. The united Andhra Pradesh government and later the Telangana State governments have also adopted the scheme. The existing employees in 2003 did not […]

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Govt May Allow Employees To Raise NPS Fund In Stocks Soon

| September 10, 2016

New Delhi:- Government is expected to take a decision soon on a proposal to allow its employees to raise their contribution in stocks as well as choose fund managers under the New Pension System, regulator PFRDA said. “As you know we have been talking with government to open up the choice of both the fund […]

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Two new plans introduced in New Pension System

| August 6, 2016

Two new plans introduced in New Pension System, Please read this newspaper report published in Rashtriye Sahara:-

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Seventy five percent of NPS funds to be invested in shares

| August 5, 2016

Seventy five percent of NPS funds to be invested in shares, Please read this news paper report published in Hindi News Paper Hindustan:- Click image below for larger view:-

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Reach New Pension System online – (eNPS ) Frequently Asked Question

| March 30, 2016

Reach New Pension System online – (eNPS ) Frequently Asked Question 1. What is eNPS ? eNPS is an online platform provided by NPS Trust for enabling individuals to open his/her Individual Pension Account under NPS (Tier-I & Tier-II) and also facilitate the new or existing subscribers to make initial or subsequent contributions respectively to […]

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Conference on Implementation of National Pension System by Central Government

| March 20, 2016

PENSION FUND REGULATORY AND DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY PRESS RELEASE Conference on Implementation of National Pension System by Central Government A conference on implementation of National Pension System by Central Government Ministries & Departments was organized by PFRDA on 16th March, 2016 at New Delhi. The prime objective was to provide a forum to all Central Government […]

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Which is better New Pension System or Provident Fund

| March 14, 2016

Which is better New Pension System or Provident Fund Which is better New Pension System or Provident Fund, Please read this news paper report published in Hindi Daily Jagran:- Click image below for larger view:-

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New Pension Scheme has become more attractive after PF saga

| March 9, 2016

New Pension Scheme has become more attractive after PF saga New Delhi:- Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has withdrawn the proposed tax on the employees’ provident fund (EPF). He, however, said the changes proposed for the National Pension Scheme (NPS) would be tabled in Parliament as they are. If his proposals are accepted, the NPS will […]

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NPS – Revised guidelines on contribution collection and service charges

| January 15, 2016

NPS – Revised guidelines on contribution collection and service charges PENSION FUND REGULATORY AND DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY 1st Floor, ICADR Building, Plot No.6, Vasant Kunj, Institutional Area, Phass-II, New Delhi-110070. CIRCULAR PFROA/ 2016/CORP/23/1 January  12, 2016 To, All Points of Presence, Central  Recordkeeping  Agency Subject:  Revised  Guidelines   in  respect  of Contribution Collection and Service Charges for opening  NPS […]

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