Tag: Colpensies

The pension leaves 90% of employees without savings: Asofondos

The pension leaves 90% of employees without savings: Asofondos

Asofondos President Santiago Montenegro warned of workers’ rights and benefits being jeopardized by the pension reform. He pointed out that for 90% of employees, savings will be jeopardized if the project remains as approved in the first debate. “Dividing the contributing pillar in half and forcing the contributions corresponding to the first 3 minimum wages […]

Pension reform will be approved, Colpensiones president said

Pension reform will be approved, Colpensiones president said

The president of the Colombian pension manager, Jaime Dussán, confirmed that despite the problems that the law on pension reform has created, it will be approved in the Congress of the Republic as soon as possible. “The pension reform had a debate and approval by the majority in the Seventh Committee of the Senate of […]

Mandatory contribution of up to 3 minimum wages in Colpensiones has been approved

Mandatory contribution of up to 3 minimum wages in Colpensiones has been approved

in this way Colpensies receives Colombians who earn up to 3 minimum wages, which is the majority. And with that, it goes from about 16 billion pesos to initially about 31 billion and finally about 70 billion in 2052. The upper house legislative cell for social affairs had previously approved 43 Article without propositions and […]

The major challenge of pension reform in the light of women’s employment

The major challenge of pension reform in the light of women’s employment

The case of Inés Elvira Restrepo, a pediatrician specialized in intensive care, head of the household, is a reference for Deyanira Castilla. For having a disabled child and another 10-year-old, having contributed more than 10 smmlv Ines Elvira Restrepo The private fund barely offered him 1 smmlv as a pension, because according to the actuarial […]

The presentation of the pension reform maintains the pillars and proposes certain changes

The presentation of the pension reform maintains the pillars and proposes certain changes

The pension reform note maintains the pillar system initially proposed and introduces some changes, such as the age of women who will receive the basic income, which drops from 65 to 60 years. For example, the Integrated Social Security for the Elderly consists of the Solidarity Pillar, the Semi-Premium Pillar, the Premium Pillar, which consists […]

Pension reform: Colpensiones calls for consensus and private funds for corrections

Pension reform: Colpensiones calls for consensus and private funds for corrections

Jaime Dussanpresident of Colpensiones, said in the Constitution Chamber of the Capitol: “We hope that Congress analyzes the reform, which aims to ensure that no Colombian is left without a pension. It is not possible that a single Colombian that I would must be retired being on the street“. In that sense, the official warned […]

Young people will be most affected by the pension reform

Young people will be most affected by the pension reform

According to industry experts, the financial sustainability of the new pillar system proposed by the national government’s pension reform is one of the main concerns. Daniel Wills, technical vice president of Asofondos, assured that young people will be most affected by the provisions of the pension reform that will be passed in the Congress of […]

CD warns of lack of resources and debt in pension reform

CD warns of lack of resources and debt in pension reform

Petro had pointed this out earlier “Two serious mistakes As far as pension reform is concerned, former president Uribe has: to think that with the contributions paid by members we will be spending government expenditure other than paying pensions to members and to think that in 40 years we will be perpetuating an unproductive economy. […]

Colpensiones closed 2022 with 6.7 million members

Colpensiones closed 2022 with 6.7 million members

At the end of 2022, Colpensiones had 6.7 million members, representing 26.65% of the members of the General Pension System (SGP). Last year, the number of new affiliates transferred from private funds to the entity grew 9% to 1.2 million new affiliates. The president of Colpensiones, Jaime Dussán Calderón, stressed that 98,353 new pensions were […]

Fedesarrollo proposes adjustments to the government’s pension reform

Fedesarrollo proposes adjustments to the government’s pension reform

Fedesarrollo presented proposals to adjust the pension reform proposed by the national government, which is based on four pillars, which would reduce tax costs. Fedesarrollo director Luis Fernando Mejía claimed that as the government’s pension reform is proposed, it will lead to an increase in pension liabilities of 126.6 percentage points with the implementation of […]

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