The central board of trustees of the staff’ provident fund organisation (EPFO) has unanimously permitted investing a small share of its annual deposits in infrastructure funding trusts (InvITs). InvITs enable house owners of infrastructure belongings to monetise them and performance like mutual funds, which guarantee common returns on funding. According to official sources, the choice to take a position a share of annual deposits in InvITs was taken in the course of the assembly of EPFO’s central board of trustees, which was held on Saturday (November 20). The board determined to empower the finance funding and audit committee (FIAC) to determine upon the funding choices on case-to-case foundation, for funding in all such asset lessons that are included within the sample of funding as notified by the federal government, a press release issued by the labour ministry after the assembly, stated. It additionally gave its clearance to arrange 4 sub-committees. These embody panels on institution associated points, futuristic implementation of social safety code, digital capability constructing and on pension associated issues. During the assembly, the board of trustees additionally cleared for growing a centralised IT-enabled system by C-DAC, after which, discipline functionalities will transfer on a central database in a phased method enabling smoother operations and enhanced service supply. The centralised system will facilitate de‐duplication and merger of all provident fund accounts of any member. It will take away the requirement of switch of account on change of job.