The problem value for the subsequent tranche of Sovereign Gold Bond Scheme 2021-22, which can open for subscription for 5 days from Monday, has been fastened at ₹5,197 per gram of gold, the Reserve Financial institution of India mentioned on Friday.
The Sovereign Gold Bond Scheme 2022-23 Collection II will probably be open for subscription from August 22 to 26, 2022.
“The nominal worth of the bond… works out to ₹5,197,” the central financial institution mentioned in a press release.
The central authorities, in session with the Reserve Financial institution of India, has determined to supply a reduction of ₹50 per gram, lower than the nominal worth, to these buyers making use of on-line and the fee towards the applying is made by digital mode.
“For such buyers, the problem value of Gold Bond will probably be ₹5,147 per gram of gold,” the RBI mentioned.
The RBI points the bonds on behalf of the Centre.
The bonds will probably be bought by banks, Inventory Holding Company of India Restricted (SHCIL), designated submit workplaces and recognised inventory exchanges – NSE and BSE.
The scheme was unveiled in November 2015 with an goal to cut back the demand for bodily gold and shift part of the home financial savings – used for the acquisition of gold – into monetary financial savings.
The value of the bond is fastened in Indian foreign money on the idea of a easy common closing value of gold of 999 purity, revealed by the India Bullion and Jewellers Affiliation Restricted for the final 3 working days of the week previous the subscription interval.
The bonds are denominated in multiples of gram (s) of gold with a primary unit of 1 gram. The tenor of the bond will probably be for a interval of 8 years with an exit choice after the fifth yr to be exercised on the subsequent curiosity fee dates.
The minimal permissible funding is 01 gram of gold. The utmost restrict of subscription is 4 kg for people, 4 kg for HUF and 20 kg for trusts and related entities per fiscal (April-March).
The know-your-customer (KYC) norms would be the identical as that for the acquisition of bodily gold.
By- The Hindu