New Pension scheme

Income Tax filing 2017: You can make these 6 investments for tax-free income

Income Tax filing 2017: You can make these 6 investments for tax-free income

While filing your income tax this year, you can think about these tax saving instruments that will not only constrain your returns but also help you build wealth over the long term.

Apr 29, 2017, 18:34 PM IST

NPS private subscriptions grew 60% till January: PFRDA

The Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) on Wednesday said the number of private sector subscribers of New Pension Scheme (NPS) saw a 60 percent increase during the April 2016 to January 2017 period due to exemptions provided in the earlier Budget.

Feb 15, 2017, 19:30 PM IST

Workers may get to choose between EPF and NPS for pension

The proposal is part of the bill to make comprehensive amendments to the Employees' Provident Funds and Miscellaneous Provisions Act 1952.

Apr 19, 2015, 12:05 PM IST

PFRDA allows subscribers lump sum withdrawal on exit

Pension fund regulator PFRDA has allowed investors in the New Pension Scheme (NPS) to withdraw lump sum amount at the time of their exit, as against the current practice of 'phased withdrawals' every year.

Mar 14, 2013, 16:17 PM IST

PFRDA will correct flaws in New Pension Scheme: Chairman

Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) Chairman Yogesh Agarwal on Tuesday said there were some flaws with the New Pension Scheme (NPS) and the regulator is taking steps to improve the scheme.

Nov 27, 2012, 14:23 PM IST

DSP Blackrock to join NPS as fund manager, IDFC pulls out

DSP BlackRock Investment Managers (P) Ltd has decided to join as pension fund manager to manage New Pension Scheme (NPS) corpus, while IDFC has pulled out after not renewing its tenure, sources said.

Nov 06, 2012, 16:33 PM IST

PFRDA garnered Rs 15,466 cr under NPS till July: FinMin

The subscriptions of the Central and state government employees under the NPS received up to July 31, 2012 is Rs 15,466.28 crore, Finance Minister P Chidambaram said in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha.

Sep 06, 2012, 19:11 PM IST

NPS collects Rs 3.5 crore in first five months: PFRDA

A pension system thrown open to all citizens of the country could draw just Rs 3.5 crore from over 2,000 accounts in more than five months of its introduction.

Oct 18, 2009, 16:04 PM IST

Very few takers for New Pension Scheme till July 31

Lack of tax incentives and inadequate awareness about the New Pension System (NPS) has resulted in only 1,109 subscribers filing their applications as on July 31.

Aug 11, 2009, 13:12 PM IST

New Pension Scheme subscribers swell to over 5 lakh till June

The government on Tuesday said that more than five lakh people have subscribed to its New Pension Scheme (NPS) till June-end.

Jul 28, 2009, 18:33 PM IST

NPS picks up; over 800 join scheme in two months

After a lacklustre start, the
New Pension Scheme, a safety net thrown open to all citizens
of the country in May this year, is slowly picking up with as
many as 843 customers joining it in the first two and a half

Jul 20, 2009, 18:28 PM IST