Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) Current Affairs, GK & News

NPS Diwas

NPS Diwas was observed on October 1 by Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA). Key facts The National Pension System Diwas (NPS Diwas) was observed by the pension regulator to promote pension and retirement planning among Indian citizens and attain financial independence after retirement. The objective of the NPS Diwas campaign is to encourage ..

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PFRDA’s guaranteed return scheme

The Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) is planning to launch a guaranteed return scheme called Minimum Assured Return Scheme (MARS). This scheme will be launched to provide people from salaried class an option for their investments. What is the plan? PFRDA has appointed EY Actuarial Services LLP as a consultant, in order to ..

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Labour Ministry on Global pension report

On December 9, 2021, Ministry of Labour and Employment told the Rajya Sabha that; a Global Pension Index that placed pension system of India towards bottom of the list was not prepared on the basis of reliable comparable international data. Key Facts The Global Pension Index Report was published in 2021 and has ranked India ..

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PFRDA to observe National Pension System Diwas

Pension regulator Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) is set to observe National Pension System (NPS) Diwas on October 1, 2021. Key Points PFRDA also started a campaign under ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’ in order to promote pension and retirement planning. NPS Diwas will be observed for a carefree azad retirement. NPS subscribers will ..

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