INDIA - India's government has presented proposals in parliament that seek to give statutory power to the country's pension regulator, while omitting any mention of allowing foreign investment in the provision of old-age income.
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INDIA - A new scheme catering for workers in India's unorganised sector is looking for micro-finance loan providers to help members make their first contributions.
INDIA - Canadian, European pension funds may invest in road projects in India attracted by the higher yields than the U.S. after the nation lifted the cap on foreign investment in bonds to lure capital for infrastructure projects.
INDIA/US - Indian investment bank Religare Enterprises has announced a US$1bn commitment to make "strategic investments" in asset management businesses worldwide and has started by acquiring a stake in a US private equity firm.