Category: New Pension Scheme

A Guide to investing in the National Pension System (NPS)

Here is a guide to investing in the National Pension System (NPS) with suggestions for existing and potential individual, corporate and government subscribers. Over the past few years, the government has tried hard to make the National Pension System popular. First, it used the magic phrase tax-saving by allowing an additional 50,000 invested in Tier 1 to be discounted from […]

NPS Performance 2016: Central Government Employee Funds

A look at the performance of the three mutual funds that constitute the tier I NPS (National Pension Scheme) portfolio of central government employees. The National Pension Scheme is a defined contribution retirement plan in which returns depend on the equity and debt markets. It was made mandatory for all government employees who joined after […]