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NPS subscribers to pay for advisory services: Pension regulator

National Pension System (NPS) subscribers will now have to pay for seeking the services of retirement advisers as pension regulator PFRDA has permitted them to charge a fee ranging between Rs 100 and Rs 1,000.

Budget 2016: PF investment beyond Rs 1.5 lakh may not remain profitable

Budget 2016: PF investment beyond Rs 1.5 lakh may not remain profitable

The Finance Ministry is mulling on introducing penalties on PF investments beyond  the limit of Rs 1.5 lakh.

RBI allows NRIs to subscribe to National Pension System

RBI allows NRIs to subscribe to National Pension System

To enable Indians living abroad to access old age income security, Reserve Bank Thursday allowed non-resident Indians (NRIs) to subscribe to the National Pension System (NPS).

India ranks last in global pension index: Mercer

India ranks last in global pension index: Mercer

The NPS, which was launched by the government in June as part of Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana, will help the country improve its index, the study said.

Now, NRIs can invest in National Pension System

Now, NRIs can invest in National Pension System

The government will shortly come out with a clarification on FEMA guidelines to facilitate non-resident Indians to invest in National Pension System.

Revamped CPSE ETF by October; EPFO, NPS to park fund

The Finance Ministry is planning to launch a revamped and retail investor-friendly CPSE Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) by October in which cash rich EPFO and NPS could park their money along with individual investors.

PFRDA invites application for NPS Trustee Bank

Pension fund regulator PFRDA is scouting for a bank to act as National Pension System (NPS) trustee to facilitate fund transfers across entities such as annuity service providers and subscribers.

Expert panel for investment of NPS corpus into PE, VC funds

The total assets managed under NPS are about Rs 82,000 crore, while private sector contribution is just Rs 5,000 crore.

'Govt needs to begin building pension net for private sector'

Government needs to soon begin building a pension net for employees working in the private sector to avoid bearing the heavy fiscal burden of providing minimum sustenance to those who end up having no pension at all, Crisil Research said on Tuesday.

PFRDA proposes up to 25% withdrawal from NPS after 10 years

Pension regulator PFRDA has proposed allowing subscribers of National Pension System (NPS) to withdraw up to 25 percent of accumulated funds for meeting medical treatment expenses, higher education of children, marriage of daughters and house purchase.

Debt market volatility affecting NPS returns: Morningstar

Higher volatility in the debt market, following the Reserve Bank's liquidity tightening measures to contain rupee's freefall, has adversely affected the schemes under the National Pension System, a report said.

NPS subscribers earn double digit return in 2012-13

Subscribers of National Pension System (NPS) regulated by Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) earned double digit returns of as much as 14.19 percent during 2012-13.

NPS throws great opportunity for insurers: PFRDA

Despite the National Pension System (NPS) throwing up a large opportunity to life insurers, there are not enough players in the system to take advantage of this, the pension fund regulator PFRDA Monday said.