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Govt cuts interest rates on small savings schemes by 0.2 percentage points

Interest on savings deposits were kept unchanged at 4 per cent. The interest rate for investments in the five-year Senior Citizens Savings Scheme has been retained at 8.3 per cent

Small savings schemes: Poll-bound Bengal on top in terms of collections

With high rates in FY15, total mop-ups in post offices had seen a 19.1% rise.


Postal savings scheme collections at Rs 2,74,720 cr

The government today said gross collections under various small savings schemes of the Indian Post increased by about 9 per cent to Rs 2,74,720 crore in 2010-11 in comparison to the previous year.

Hike in small savings return a sweet pill

Interest rate hike is a good news,but the devil lies in the details says Ritu Kant Ojha

Post office savings rate to be hiked to 4%

This development will benefit millions of small savers across the country.

Post Office scheme agents bag Rs 2K cr

To stop this excessive cost,govt wants to slash commissions to the bare minimum.


FDs still beat small savings schemes

Despite a proposed hike in rates of small savings schemes,fixed deposits lead in gains.