India’s retirement ranking improves: Natixis survey
Though India moved up 16 positions in 2015 in the Global Retirement Index (GRI), it’s still the worst ranking among BRIC nations.
by Team Cafemutual Dec 4, 2015
33% Indian companies have adopted NPS: Survey
One out of three companies provide NPS, finds a Towers Watson survey.
by Banali Banerjee Dec 3, 2015
NPS useful only if NRI settles in India post-retirement
by Source: Business Standard Nov 4, 2015
RBI allows NRIs to invest in NPS
There will be no restriction on repatriation of the annuity or accumulated savings.
by Team Cafemutual Oct 30, 2015
NPS assets zoom, cross Rs. 1 lakh crore mark
NPS and Atal Pension Yojana (APY) collectively have more than Rs. 1 crore subscribers with total AUM in excess of Rs. 1 lakh crore as on October 2015.
by Team Cafemutual Oct 28, 2015
Pension funds’ exposure to growth assets is less than 10% in India: MMGPI Mercer Report
The report shows that Indians prefer to invest more in fixed deposits than other assets for their retirement.
by Banali Banerjee Oct 27, 2015
54% of working Indians plan to continue working post retirement: HSBC Global report
Globally, more than half (54%) of working age people who plan to semi-retire want to do so by staying in the same job or career but working fewer hours.
by Banali Banerjee Oct 23, 2015
India ranks last in global pension index: Mercer report
The Indian pension index value fell from 43.5 in 2014 to 40.3 in 2015 primarily due to a drop in the household savings rate.
by Banali Banerjee Oct 20, 2015
88% of working Indians prefer bank deposits for retirement income: HSBC survey
After bank deposits, insurance products (81%), pension schemes (80%) and employer pension schemes (76%) were the most preferred instruments Indians choose for generating retirement income.
by Banali Banerjee Oct 16, 2015
US is the most preferred retirement destination for 35% of working Indians: HSBC Global Report
United States has emerged as the top destination for retirement for working Indians followed by UK and Australia.
by Banali Banerjee Oct 6, 2015
Most employees dependent on employers for retirement: Tower Watson survey
Around 30% of Indians feel employer contributions for retirement is important.
by Banali Banerjee Sep 23, 2015
PFRDA plans to allow IFAs to distribute NPS
IFAs can sell pension products by registering with PFRDA as a Retirement Adviser.
by Nishant Patnaik Aug 28, 2015
PFRDA launches online account opening facility for NPS
eNPS uses Aadhaar number for KYC.
by Nishant Patnaik Aug 27, 2015
Majority of Indians will continue to work post retirement
Staying active and enjoying work are the biggest motives for working post retirement, finds an Aegon survey.
by Banali Banerjee Aug 14, 2015
India’s elderly population projected to rise by 19 percent in 2050
Here are the three factors that are changing the retirement landscape in India.
by Banali Banerjee Aug 7, 2015