Pension Fund Asset stands at N9.58trn in Q3– NBS

Aisha Dahir-Umar, Director-General, National Pension Commission (PenCom).

The National  Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said the Pension Fund Asset (PFA) and Membership Data of third quarter 2019 reflected that the Pension Fund Asset under Management stood at N9.58trillion.

The NBS made this known in its third quarter report 2019 of Pension Asset and RSA membership data in Abuja.

The NBS said this development was more than N9.03 trillion in the first quarter, 2019.

It explained that the Federal Government Bonds had the highest weight of 46.71 per cent of the total pension fund assets and closely followed by treasury bills with 23.62 per cent.

It, however, noted that the local money market securities had 11.21 per cent weight while foreign money market securities had the least with 0.09 per cent weight.

Suzan O