Sovereign gold bond scheme

India relaxes rules of Gold Bond Scheme to attract more investors

India eased the restrictions for its Sovereign Gold Bond Scheme after failing to secure the targeted investment, the government said on Wednesday.

Jul 26, 2017, 21:15 PM IST

Sovereign gold bonds worth Rs 5,400 crore issued so far: RBI

Sovereign gold bonds (SGBs) worth Rs 5,400 crore have been issued in eight tranches till date, the Reserve Bank of India said on Friday.

Jun 09, 2017, 20:49 PM IST

Govt's gold schemes fail to attract people: IGPC IIMA study

Various gold investment and savings schemes such as the Gold Monetisation Scheme floated by Central government has met with little success due to lack of awareness among the masses, according to a recent study.

May 16, 2017, 11:59 AM IST

Govt mobilises 6.4 tonnes gold under monetisation scheme

The government has collected 6.4 tonnes of gold under the scheme for monetising the metal, Parliament was informed on Friday.

Mar 10, 2017, 19:32 PM IST

Govt may raise Rs 820 crore from gold bonds, 6th tranche in Oct

The government expects to mobilise more than Rs 820 crore from the fifth tranche of Sovereign Gold Bond (SGB) scheme, and the next tranche will be launched with more attractive features before Diwali.

Sep 22, 2016, 15:34 PM IST

Gold bond scheme: Government realises record Rs 919 crore in 4th tranche

Government has realised Rs 919 crore through the fourth tranche of its Sovereign Gold Bond scheme -- the highest so far.

Jul 30, 2016, 22:04 PM IST

4th tranche of sovereign gold bond scheme opens today, issue price fixed at Rs 3,119 per gram

Sovereign Gold Bond Scheme (SGB) will be open for subscription from July 18-22, 2016 for trading members to subscribe to the issue for their clients.

Jul 18, 2016, 13:01 PM IST

Gold imports drop over 38% in June to $1.2 billion

Gold imports plunged by 38.54 percent to USD 1.2 billion in June while inbound shipments of silver fell by more than a quarter in the month.

Jul 15, 2016, 20:04 PM IST

Sovereign gold bonds start trading; surge over 7%

Sovereign gold bonds on Monday made a debut on the stock exchanges and closed the first day of the trade with handsome gains of over 7 percent.

Jun 13, 2016, 19:28 PM IST

Trading in gold bonds to begin by month-end: Finance Ministry

Government on Monday said that trading of the Sovereign Gold Bond (SGB) will begin by month-end and the fourth tranche of the scheme will be launched thereafter.

May 17, 2016, 11:27 AM IST

RBI to issue second tranche of gold bonds today

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Feb 08, 2016, 14:13 PM IST

Second tranche of gold bond scheme 200% more successful over first tranche

The second tranche of the sovereign gold bond scheme has seen better subscription than the first one, a rise of more than 200 percent over the first tranche, which was announced in November 2015.

Jan 31, 2016, 10:52 AM IST

Govt to get Rs 726 crore via 2nd tranche of gold bond scheme

The first tranche of the scheme, which was launched in November, had received a subscription for 915.95 kg of gold worth Rs 246 crore. As many as 62,169 applications had come for the first tranche.

Jan 28, 2016, 18:18 PM IST

Gold bond tranche opens today, other scheme nets in 500 kg

The Gold Bond scheme has an annual cap of 500 grams per person and such bonds will be issued for 5-7 years.

Jan 18, 2016, 12:51 PM IST

Banks to launch 2nd tranche of gold bonds on Jan 18

Aimed at curbing demand for physical gold, the government on Thursday said banks will launch the second tranche of the sovereign gold bond scheme on January 18.

Jan 14, 2016, 20:51 PM IST

At paltry Rs 150 crore, gold bonds scheme fails to glitter

The government's much-touted sovereign gold bond scheme has failed to cut much ice with the public, if the final amount of about Rs 150 crore is any indication, say bankers, who also blamed the high issue price as the biggest dampener.

Nov 22, 2015, 13:13 PM IST

What is Sovereign Gold Bond scheme and how does it work for you

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: This Dhanteras, Gold buyers will have the option of purchasing Sovereign Gold Bonds.

Nov 03, 2015, 14:03 PM IST

Sovereign Gold Bonds to attract investors over other options: Report

The Sovereign Gold Bond Scheme (SGBS) may address pure investment demand for the yellow metal and is easy to implement relative to the gold monetisation scheme, the India Ratings report said.

Nov 02, 2015, 18:43 PM IST

Sovereign gold bond scheme may offer better returns than ETFs

Sovereign gold bond scheme, starting on November, is likely to come across as a better investment in gold as it would offer better returns on investment.

Nov 02, 2015, 08:41 AM IST

Sovereign gold bond scheme more likely to succeed: Nomura

Annual investment demand for gold is estimated at 300 MT per annum, which is around 35 percent of India's gold import bill (USD 34 billion in fiscal year 2014-15).

Sep 11, 2015, 15:46 PM IST