PPT and Trustees Chamber organize working visit to the Netherlands

People’s Pension Trust and the Chamber of Corporate Trustees have organized a working visit to the Netherlands. The visit which lasted for a week was made up of representatives from various corporate trustees, fund management companies and the Chamber of Corporate Trustees.

People’s Pension Trust selected as part of 2019 #InclusiveFintech 50

Accra, Ghana, June 21st, 2019- People’s Pension Trust Ghana Limited has been selected as one of 50 winners for the 2019 Inclusive Fintech global competition. This recognition is a clear indication of the company’s commitment to continuously use fintech to drive financial inclusion.

PPT partakes in Africa Financial Services Investment Conference

People’s Pension Trust part of high-level meeting during leading Africa Investor Event.

CGAP issues report on pension interventions done in collaboration with PPT

CGAP of World Bank issues report on pension interventions done in collaboration with PPT.

Communique from Maiden Edition of People's Pension Conference

THE PEOPLE’S PENSION CONFERENCE A Platform for Discussing Innovative & Sustainable Strategies for Growing Ghana’s Pensions Industry

People’s Pension Trust picks up two awards at 2nd GAF Awards

People’s Pension Trust Ghana Limited last Friday picked up two awards at the 2nd edition of the Ghana Accountancy and Finance Awards (GAF Awards). The company won “Best Corporate Trustee-Informal Sector” and “Best Corporate Trustee-Education and Sensitization” beating competition from several industry veterans.

People’s Pension Trust Adjudged Pension Company of the Year

People’s Pension Trust Ghana Limited has been adjudged the Pension Company of the Year. This was at the maiden edition of the Ghana Business Awards Ceremony held in Accra on Friday 26th October 2018.

Tier 3 clients of People’s Pension Trust receive life bonus offer

People’s Pension Trust Ghana Limited has formally out doored an innovative and unique feature that has been incorporated in its personal pension plan. The added feature which is the embedding of a life insurance solution in its existing PPT Personal Pension Plan is intended to give extra value to its members.

PPT unveils its maiden mobile kiosk – the “Me Daakye” House

Workers in the informal sector have been urged to take advantage of the opportunities that have been presented to them because of the pension reforms to prepare adequately for their retirement.

World Bank Team studies PPT Informal Pension module to aid interventions

A team from the World Bank has visited Ghana to study the pension module being employed by People’s Pension Trust Ghana in ensuring informal sector workers across the country have a secured retirement during their non-working years. The visit comes closely on the heels of another ongoing project between the company and the World Bank’s Consultative

Ghana Pensions in Review

The National Pensions Act 2008 (Act 766) established the NPRA as the operator, administrator and regulator of the three-pillar system. Ghana’s pension scheme, as in many African nations has colonial origins and dates back as early as the 1950’s, with the Pensions Ordinance Number 42 (Cap 30).

People’s Pension Trust leads industry research with funding from World Bank

People’s Pension Trust (PPT) is set to carry out baseline study into informal sector pensions with funding from the World Bank. The project is to establish the behavioral patterns of farmers towards savings for the future between November 2017 and April 2018.

Can a new pension scheme offer security to informal workers in Ghana?

GENEVA — Month to month, an informal worker in Ghana can’t be sure exactly how much money she makes.

PPT and UNIWA launches Pension Scheme for Informal Sector Workers

Workers within the informal economy like farmers, fishermen, market women, traders and drivers among others can now save towards retirement like their counterparts in the formal sector. This follows the launch of a pension scheme specially designed to cater for the informal economy workers.

People's Pension and partners launch mobile-money enabled pension scheme

A new partnership has been signed by People's Pension Trust, Vodafone Ghana, operators of Vodafone Cash and Dusk Capital, a fund management company to provide easier and quick pension solutions to all workers in Ghana particularly those in the informal sector. The mobile money enabled pension scheme was launched at a short ceremony in Accra Ghana.

2017 SSNIT Pension Review

In accordance with Section 80 of the National Pensions Act, 2008 (Act 766), the Social Security and National Insurance (SSNIT) has increased the monthly pension of pensioners by 18% for the year 2017. Current pensioners on the SSNIT Pension as at December, 2016 will have their pensions – This translates into the following after redistribution:

PPT poised to revolutionize Informal Sector Pensions in Ghana

The latest Corporate Trustee in Ghana, People’s Pension Trust Ghana Limited has begun full operations with a pledge to change the face of informal pensions administration in the country. We are targeting to provide at least 500,000 Ghanaians in the informal sector with easy and secured channels...

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