No investment in group cos, EPFO to portfolio managers
In the past, cross investments by asset managers has led to value erosion.
EPFO bars portfolio managers from investing in group companies
The apex retirement body floated a ‘Request for Proposal’ last week for taking...
How EPFO plans to redeem half of its DHFL bonds
EPFO had invested about Rs 1,300 crore in DHFL bonds about five years ago through private dea...
Professional bodies and gig economy players to file data on jobs; Govt to notify framework for collating data
Experts have long raised concerns over the lack of quality jobs data in the country.
Supreme court order gives techies 'Aadhaar' to not share unique ID
Employees are citing the SC order from last September to avoid linking Aadhaar to EPFO.
ETFs emerge as preferred investment vehicle for institutions, led by EPFO
There are a few reasons for the rising interest of institutional investors in ETFs.
Job creation up at 8.14 lakh in March: EPFO
In 2018-19, the highest job creation was recorded in January 2019 at 8.31 lakh against the provisional estimate of 8.94 lakh released last month.
12.66 lakh new jobs created in May: ESIC payroll data
Gross enrolments of new subscribers with the ESIC were 1.49 crore during 2018-19, a report released by National Statistical Office (NSO) stated.
SWFs, Pension Funds may tap diplomatic channels to escape hike in tax surcharge
Nirmala Sitharaman told Parliament last week that the govt will not consider rolling back the budget measures, which are also applicable to foreign entities.
Job creation trebles in Feb at 8.61 lakh, according to EPFO payroll data
According to the latest data, the highest job creation was recorded in January 2019 at 8.94 lakh against the provisional estimate of 8.96 lakh released last month.
Consultation on for increasing minimum pension: Santosh Kumar Gangwar to LS
Gangwar noted that a committee had earlier recommended increase of the minimum monthly member pension.
Market Movers: What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping
Let's take a look at the factors which may influence Wednesday's proceedings on Dalal Street.
IL&FS defaults: EPFO board to assess impact
Standalone PFs are estimated to have IL&FS investment in the range of Rs 15,000-20,000 crore, ET reported on January 16.
How you can get a higher pension from EPFO post SC ruling
Under EPS you will get pension based on the number of years in service and your last drawn salary.
Govt notifies 8.65% interest rate for over 6 crore EPFO members for 2018-19
The EPFO has been settling EPF withdrawal claims at 8.55 per cent interest rate, approved for 2017-18. Now, the EPFO will settle accounts on higher rate of 8.65 per cent for 2018-19.
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