Atal Pension Yojana

PFRDA Invites expression of interest for actuarial valuation of Atal Pension Yojana

PFRDA Invites expression of interest for actuarial valuation of Atal Pension Yojana

The Expression of Interest document is available on PFRDA's website.

Jul 18, 2018, 16:03 PM IST
Atal Pension Yojana Vs National Pension System: All you need to know

Atal Pension Yojana Vs National Pension System: All you need to know

Atal Pension Yojana is a government scheme administered by PFRDA through NPS architecture.

Jun 13, 2018, 13:53 PM IST
Govt mulls raising pension limit to up to Rs 10,000 per month under APY

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

Currently, the age of entering APY is from 18-40 years but an increase in the same by another 10 years- from 18-50 years - will help in expanding the subscriber base, he added. The subscriber base of APY is 1.02 crore.

Jun 13, 2018, 11:27 AM IST
Atal Pension Yojana crosses 1crore subscribers in 3 years

Atal Pension Yojana crosses 1crore subscribers in 3 years

Atal Pension Yojana (APY) was launched in May 2015.

May 15, 2018, 17:15 PM IST
Now, Aadhaar details mandatory for subscribing Atal Pension Yojana

Now, Aadhaar details mandatory for subscribing Atal Pension Yojana

The Aadhaar mandatory linking of Aadhaar Atal Pension Yojana will be applicable with effect from January 1, 2018.

Dec 28, 2017, 11:08 AM IST
APY subscribers to touch 1 crore by March 2018: Finance Minister

APY subscribers to touch 1 crore by March 2018: Finance Minister

Pitching for increasing the pace of Aadhaar seeding, Kumar said, efforts have to be made to push this beyond the current level of 40 per cent.

Oct 13, 2017, 16:25 PM IST
Atal Pension Yojana reaches 53 lakh subscribers

Atal Pension Yojana reaches 53 lakh subscribers

Over 230 banks and the Department of India Post have been involved in the implementation of the government`s flagship social security scheme that focuses on encouraging and enabling the subscribers to save for their retirement.

May 26, 2017, 13:47 PM IST

Let govt staff's pension funds to invest 50% in equities: PFRDA

The pensions fund regulator PFRDA wants government to more than treble investment levels in equity markets by government subscribers under the National Pension System (NPS) up to 50 percent from 15 percent now.

 

Mar 09, 2017, 18:18 PM IST
Retail NPS more than doubles in one year

Retail NPS more than doubles in one year

Post the budgetary provision to provide tax benefits up to 40 percent of maturity of investment in National Pension Scheme, the retail segment of NPS has grown by over 100 percent over the past one year.

Aug 16, 2016, 10:42 AM IST
Govt amends Atal Pension Yojana

Govt amends Atal Pension Yojana

Government has amended Atal Pension Yojana (APY) to give an option to the spouse to continue to contribute for balance period on premature death of the subscriber.

Mar 22, 2016, 15:05 PM IST
PM Modi to soon launch smart card for 40 crore unorganised workers

PM Modi to soon launch smart card for 40 crore unorganised workers

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will soon launch a smart card scheme for over 40 crore unorganised workers in the country to provide them various social security benefits like insurance and pension.

Feb 11, 2016, 11:53 AM IST

Number of financial inclusion accounts touch 19.52 crore: RBI

Banks, mostly state-run ones, opened a whopping 19.52 crore accounts under the government's financial inclusion drive till the first week of December.

Dec 24, 2015, 19:06 PM IST
Key schemes launched by Narendra Modi in 2015

Key schemes launched by Narendra Modi in 2015

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched MUDRA Bank (Micro Units Development Refinance Agency) in April to boost funding of small businesses which are the catalysts of employment in the country.

Dec 16, 2015, 00:17 AM IST

Govt to provide more funds to social security schemes: Arun Jaitley

To expand social security coverage, government will provide more resources for flagship schemes such as Atal Pension Yojana and also launch their new variants, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said Monday.

Jul 13, 2015, 19:58 PM IST

10.17 cr people enrolled under 2 social security schemes: FM

"As far as the two insurance schemes, Sukasha and Jeevan Jyoti, are concerned we have now touched a figure of 10.17 crore. In just one month and three days we have already crossed the 10 crore figure," Finance Minister Arun Jaitley told reporters here.

Jun 12, 2015, 17:48 PM IST

Pension watchdog eyes APY to boost NPS corpus by Rs 50K cr

The Centre has launched Atal Pension Yojana (APY) targeted at people in the unorganised sector who wish to join NPS and are not a member of any other social security plan.

Jun 11, 2015, 22:15 PM IST

RBI asks co-operative banks to appoint nodal officers for APY

The Reserve Bank Thursday asked Urban co-operative banks to appoint nodal officers for implementation of the government's flagship scheme, Atal Pension Yojana (APY), which provides for a minimum pension of Rs 1,000-5,000, depending upon contribution.

May 21, 2015, 23:34 PM IST

Social security schemes: MP CM begins enrolment

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister, Shivraj Singh Chouhan Monday began enrolment in the state for three social security schemes launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi by presenting insurance certificates to his staff and their family members.

May 18, 2015, 17:36 PM IST

6.7 crore people enrolled under 3 social security schemes

Nearly seven crore people have been enrolled as on day under the three social security schemes launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

May 14, 2015, 20:06 PM IST

Enrol 10 cr people in social security schemes: Govt to bankers

The Centre has exhorted bankers to work towards surpassing the target of bringing 10 crore people under the ambit of the three social security schemes launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday, before the end of this month.

May 10, 2015, 18:51 PM IST

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