Investment Options

Share Market is something which is always talked about by Investors. People at large still looks at this investment avenue as a source of income creation rather than wealth creation. Now a days, when we read and hear about Sensex, we get to know that [...]

7 ways to buy GOLD – this Diwali…

Gold has always caught attention as investments. Festivals add to this charm as they form part of rituals to become top of items in the shopping list. In the given scenario people buy and consume gold in different ways. With advent of technology and development [...]

What I think about Gold Prices… Now

These days I am getting lot of queries regarding gold & most of them start with “What should I do with my gold funds?” so I decided to share recap of what has happened in last couple of years & what I think now. In [...]

Does it make much sense to invest in tax free bonds?

NHAI & PFC have launched their tax free bonds, which would close for subscription on 16th Jan 2012. But looking at investors craze, it is expected that they will close earlier. Some other PSUs are in the queue with their offerings including HUDCO &India Railway [...]

Can NRIs invest in tax free bonds?

NHAI & PFC tax free bonds are in the primary market for subscription & NRIs are allowed to invest in these bonds. This will also apply to upcoming tax free bonds by HUDCO & Railway Finance Corporation. NRI including Person of Indian Origin (PIO) can [...]

NHAI and PFC Tax Free Bonds

With Season's Greetings the season for Tax Free Bonds has also started with announcements from NHAI (National Highway Authority of India) & PFC (Power Finance Corporation of India) – both companies are opening there issues on 28th December 2011. But this is just a starting [...]

Ask Readers: Your views on Gold Prices

SBI Gold Fund is there as every Indian is trying to participate in the gold rush. Let me first share few facts about gold : 1. This year Gold may generate its best 1 year return in last 32 years if it will touch $2000 [...]

SBI Gold Fund Review – Think before you Invest

Should I call it a side effect of higher gold price that SBI Mutual Fund is launching SBI Gold Fund? And, SIDE EFFECTs are normally bad… what do you say?  Globally first Gold ETF (exchange traded fund) was launched in 1993 but in India oldest [...]