27 Aug 2015
New York: Reigning world tennis champion Novak Djokovic became a new goodwill ambassador for the UN Fund for Children, joining a roster of athletes and celebrities to hold the post.
23 Aug 2015
Kolkata: Newly-launched Bandhan Bank will fund lakhs of small and medium entrepreneurs, create jobs and act as a response to agrarian poverty, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Sunday.
24 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The government has allowed retirement fund body EPFO to invest 5 percent of its corpus in exchange traded funds which will result in an inflow of around Rs 5,000 crore to stock markets this fiscal.
19 Aug 2015
New Delhi:Tata Opportunities Fund (TOF), a private equity fund advised by Tata Capital, today said it will make a 'significant' investment in US based taxi hailing app Uber.
15 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Retirement fund manager EPFO has retained its existing four fund managers SBI, ICICI Securities Primary Dealership, Reliance Capital and HSBC AMC for a three-year term, starting April 1, 2015.
01 May 2015
Bhopal: A local court has convicted 21 people for swindling more than Rs 73 lakh as claims fraudulently from Employees Provident Fund Organisation's (EPFO) office here a decade ago.
01 Mar 2015
New Delhi: In view of rising complaints against it in district consumer forums, retirement fund body EPFO has asked its field formations to focus on these cases.
13 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Employers as well as formal sector workers may have to shell out more towards Employees' Provident Fund with the government proposing to include all allowances in the wages for deducting PF contribution.
19 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Over five crore provident fund subscribers governed by the EPFO will get 8.75 percent interest on their deposits for the current fiscal. The Finance Ministry has ratified the rate for 2014-15, after a decision was taken to retain the interest payout at this level by the Central Board of Trustees of the Employees' Provident Fund Organisation, sources said.
22 Dec 2014
New Delhi: As a new year beckons, retirement fund body EPFO (Employees' Provident Fund Organisation) is set for a major overhaul in the way it manages the provident fund deposits of its over five crore subscribers.