Tag: gold

In small town India, a shift underway from savings to investments

“Investing as a concept has still not seeped into the fabric of life here. The very term investment isn’t common parlance. We still use the...

Gold price trade sideways. Should you buy on dips?

Gold price today opened in green zone extending yesterday’s gains at Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX). The precious yellow metal today opened with an upside gap...

Gold price dips. Experts say ‘golden opportunity’ for buyers

Gold price at Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX) dipped ₹108 per 10 gm and closed at ₹47,526 per 10 gm. According to commodity experts, dipping gold...

Gold prices near two-month low. Should you buy on dips?

On account of mixed signals from the US Federal Reserve on interest rates, gold price is currently at its 2-month low. However, commodity experts are...

Investment in gold can be more than a hedge against inflation

One of the biggest risks of investing is not being able to beat inflation. So, if you are invested in an asset class that is...

What do the new hallmarking  rules mean for you?

From 16 June, jewellers have been allowed to sell only hallmarked gold jewellery and artefacts. The government has planned a phase-wise implementation of mandatory hallmarking...

gold price today: Gold futures plummet, hover near Rs 47,000/10 gm. Time to take positions now?

NEW DELHI: Domestic gold futures tanked by more than Rs 1,600 on Thursday mirroring losses in global benchmarks, as the dollar and US bond yields...

Herding bias can be injurious to financial health

We might like to think that we make decisions based on our independent assessment. Not really. A new study by the Journal of Consumer Research...

Gold prices dip. Experts say good opportunity for yellow metal investors

Gold price yesterday at Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX) dipped ₹318 and closed at ₹48,880 per 10 gm levels. However, if we go by commodity experts...

Is it a good idea to invest in gold for an emergency fund?

It is often seen that people use their accumulated gold or ancestral jewellery to fund their emergency cash requirements. During the ongoing pandemic, a large...

Here is why you should invest in Sovereign Gold Bonds

The second tranche of the sovereign gold bond scheme 2021-22 opened for subscription on Monday (24 May). The window will remain open till 28. The...

Considering the Gold sovereign bond offer? Here’s what you can do

MUMBAI : This year, more and more investors are looking at the digital route to invest in gold as covid restrictions are preventing them from...

gold price per gram today: Gold seen touching Rs 50,000 in a month. Is the yellow metal getting its mojo back?

From a high of $1,959 per ounce on January 6, 2021 to a low of $1,676.01 per ounce on March 8, and again a low...

‘I will invest core portfolio in ETFs, satellite in active funds’

In April 2020, when covid hit India and the country went into lockdown, Mint spoke to industry leaders in the financial services space to understand...

Know what you need to check while buying gold jewellery

NEW DELHI : Come 1 June, and jewellers will be able to sell only hallmarked gold jewellery. The government had initially made hallmarking compulsory from...

Mutual funds turn net buyers after 9 months; invest ₹2,476 cr in equities in March

Kaushlendra Singh Sengar, founder and CEO at INVEST19, said mutual funds (MFs) inflow in equities will be stagnant in near future. Prior to the inflows, mutual...

Investment strategies for asset classes for FY22

NEW DELHI:The start of a financial year is an ideal time to plan for savings, spending as well as investment, as it helps manage money...

Gold prices have corrected 16% from their peak. Should you buy?

NEW DELHI: Gold, which was the top-performing asset in 2020, has corrected around 16% since 7 August, 2020, when it had closed at a high...

Eligibility, interest rate and features explained

To take care of a temporary cash crunch, an individual has various options. These include taking a gold loan, a personal loan. Gold loans can...

Gold prices: Gold outlook continues to be good in medium term: PR Somasundaram

We don’t forecast prices but medium-term fundamentals still seem very solid for gold, says PR Somasundaram, MD-India, World Gold Council. Gold prices are down by...

Silver prices tumble nearly 7% and gold skids below trend lines

Gold and silver futures headed sharply lower Tuesday, with the tumble in prices for gold’s sister metal coming as the CME Group raised margin deposit...

View: Let the RBI simply print the extra money needed, avoiding the risks of a Covid tax in this Budget

Covid has hammered the poor, yet stock markets have boomed. Massive printing of money by central banks has flooded the world, sending all stock markets...

Gold Monetisation Scheme: How to make Indians part with gold

NEW DELHI: Indians love gold. Almost every household purchases gold on festive occasions, even if a small quantity. Over the last few decades, household stock...

UK treasure act: UK redefines treasure to cover bronze, copper as well as gold and silver

The UK government has made changes to its Treasure Act to ensure other metals such as bronze and copper are also covered alongside traditionally recognised...

Gold prices rise, even as dollar rebounds, yields hold higher

Gold futures added to gains on Wednesday after a sharp rally in the session prior, with bullion buoyed by seasonal buying trends that have momentarily...