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  • Govt cuts small savings rates from 4% to 3.5% effective April 1; find new rates for other schemes here Mar 31, 2021 08:14 PM IST

    Govt cuts small savings rates from 4% to 3.5% effective April 1; find new rates for other schemes here

    The Ministry of Finance on March 31 announced a cut in interest rates in a host of schemes including small savings deposit rate, Senior Citizen Savings Scheme and Public Provident Fund Scheme.

  • Aadhaar must for PPF, NSC & KVP: Here are Sanjay Hegde's views Oct 07, 2017 02:14 PM IST

    Aadhaar must for PPF, NSC & KVP: Here are Sanjay Hegde's views

    Aadhaar is now mandatory for all post office deposits, the public provident fund (PPF), the national savings certificate (NSC) scheme and the Kisan Vikas Patra (KVP). The Finance Ministry has issued four separate notifications, declaring Aadhaar is mandatory for the schemes. Existing depositors have been given time till December 31, to provide the 12-digit unique identification number. In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Sanjay Hegde, Senior Lawyer at Supreme Court discussed the ramifications of this move.

  • Govt trims PPF, other small saving schemes interest rates by 0.1% Mar 31, 2017 11:58 AM IST

    Govt trims PPF, other small saving schemes interest rates by 0.1%

    For April-June, these have been lowered by 0.1 per cent across the board compared to January-March. However, interest on savings deposits has been retained at 4 per cent annually.

  • Interest rate on small savings schemes unchanged for Jan-Mar Jan 02, 2017 01:28 PM IST

    Interest rate on small savings schemes unchanged for Jan-Mar

    Since April last year, interest rates of all small saving schemes have been recalibrated on a quarterly basis. For the January-March quarter, these have been kept unchanged compared with the October-December quarter.

  • Sebi streamlines investment norms for employees, MFs trustees Nov 18, 2016 09:14 AM IST

    Sebi streamlines investment norms for employees, MFs trustees

    The guidelines aim to ensure that all securities transactions made by employees in their personal capacity are conducted in such manner as to avoid any actual or potential conflict of interest or any abuse of an individual's position of trust and responsibility.

  • Interest rates on small savings schemes cut by 0.1% Sep 29, 2016 09:58 PM IST

    Interest rates on small savings schemes cut by 0.1%

    Interest rates on small savings schemes have been reduced marginally by 0.1 per cent for the October-December quarter of 2016-17, leading to lower returns on Public Provident Fund, Kisan Vikas Patra, Sukanya Samriddhi Account, among others.

  • RBI notifies rates for small saving schemes for Q2 Jul 07, 2016 08:12 PM IST

    RBI notifies rates for small saving schemes for Q2

    Reserve Bank on July 7 notified the interest rates for different small savings schemes for the quarter ending September

  • Govt keeps interest rates on small savings scheme unchanged Jun 20, 2016 07:34 PM IST

    Govt keeps interest rates on small savings scheme unchanged

    Government has kept interest rates unchanged for various small savings schemes for the July-October quarter of 2016-17 fiscal

  • Cut in small savings rates 'win-win' for govt, banks: Nomura Mar 21, 2016 03:20 PM IST

    Cut in small savings rates 'win-win' for govt, banks: Nomura

    According to the Japanese financial services major, lower small savings rates, along with marginal cost-based pricing of loans from April this year should facilitate an improvement in monetary policy transmission from April-June period onwards.

  • Banks await RBI policy before cutting rates Mar 20, 2016 04:28 PM IST

    Banks await RBI policy before cutting rates

    The Reserve Bank of India is scheduled to announce its first bi-monthly monetary policy for 2016-17 on April 5.

  • Govt cuts public provident fund rate from 8.7% to 8.1% Mar 18, 2016 07:30 PM IST

    Govt cuts public provident fund rate from 8.7% to 8.1%

    In a move that will hit the common man, the government today slashed interest rates payable on small savings including PPF and Kisan Vikas Patra (KVP) in a bid to align them closer to market rates.

  • Govt stops interest rate for General provident fund at 8.7% Apr 21, 2015 02:15 PM IST

    Govt stops interest rate for General provident fund at 8.7%

    The interest rate for GPF is in line with the interest rate fixed for Public Provident Fund (PPF) at 8.7 percent for 2015-16. The government had, however, raised the interest rates for other small saving schemes.

  • FY16 small savings rates announced; PPF unchanged at 8.7% Mar 31, 2015 07:20 PM IST

    FY16 small savings rates announced; PPF unchanged at 8.7%

    The government today announced key small savings rates for the new fiscal, 2015-16, that starts from tomorrow (April 1).

  • Why you should invest in Kisan Vikas Patra Dec 01, 2014 03:46 PM IST

    Why you should invest in Kisan Vikas Patra

    KVP would double your money in 100 months or 8 Yrs 4 months. This is a good saving scheme for those who are looking for high safety and want to double their money.

  • Be careful while betting on midcaps; like Kotak: Dimensions Nov 21, 2014 10:00 AM IST

    Be careful while betting on midcaps; like Kotak: Dimensions

    Ajay Srivastava is bullish on cement, tyre, IT and pharma space. Among stocks, Srivastava likes JK Lakshmi, Shree cement, Sun Pharma, Lupin, Tech Mahindra, Infosys and Oracle.

  • Govt aims at raising savings; re-launches Kisan Vikas Patra Nov 18, 2014 01:14 PM IST

    Govt aims at raising savings; re-launches Kisan Vikas Patra

    Talking about the features of the instrument, Finance Minister Arun Jaitely said this simple product would be a bearer instrument without name of the holder in the first phase.

  • Post Office savings bank deposits may fetch 4% interest Jun 07, 2011 09:56 PM IST

    Post Office savings bank deposits may fetch 4% interest

    A government committee has suggested raising interest rates on Post Office savings bank deposits to 4%, a suggestion that could benefit lakhs of small depositors.

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