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With gold prices touching Rs 3,134 per gramme, investors who had put money in the first tranche of the sovereign gold bond (SGB) issue have gained 18 per cent in 10 months. If you add the 2.75 per cent interest that the government pays on the initial amount, the first year’s returns are around 21 per cent. With every tranche, the investment mobilised has been increasing. The fourth series saw the highest investment of Rs 919 crore, despite it also being the priciest. Each bond, equivalent to one gramme of gold, was worth Rs 3,119. The government has now come up with the fifth ...

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Invest in gold bond schemes

It's good for diversifying portfolio and saving for long-term goals

Tinesh Bhasin 

With gold prices touching Rs 3,134 per gramme, investors who had put money in the first tranche of the sovereign gold bond (SGB) issue have gained 18 per cent in 10 months. If you add the 2.75 per cent interest that the government pays on the initial amount, the first year’s returns are around 21 per cent. With every tranche, the investment mobilised has been increasing. The fourth series saw the highest investment of Rs 919 crore, despite it also being the priciest. Each bond, equivalent to one gramme of gold, was worth Rs 3,119. The government has now come up with the fifth ...

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Invest in gold bond schemes

It's good for diversifying portfolio and saving for long-term goals

It's good for diversifying portfolio and saving for long-term goals With gold prices touching Rs 3,134 per gramme, investors who had put money in the first tranche of the sovereign gold bond (SGB) issue have gained 18 per cent in 10 months. If you add the 2.75 per cent interest that the government pays on the initial amount, the first year’s returns are around 21 per cent. With every tranche, the investment mobilised has been increasing. The fourth series saw the highest investment of Rs 919 crore, despite it also being the priciest. Each bond, equivalent to one gramme of gold, was worth Rs 3,119. The government has now come up with the fifth ... image
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