Why GOLD…?<br /><ul><li>The demand for gold, in India and abroad, has outshined many other asset classes .
Its provided a 32 per cent return on investment in rupee terms in 2008 .
Indian consumers invested an all-time high figure of Rs 88,056 crore on gold in 2008 .
Globally .the Dollar demand for gold was up 29 per cent to $102 billion.</li></li></ul><li>Gold Investment Practices in India…<br /><ul><li>Indians bought gold that served dual purpose –Jewellery as well as investment.
Indians love Physical Gold Current private holdings are more than 25,000 tonnes held in form or Jewellery, Coins and Bars.
Investment in Gold for Life : Wedding, Children, Property purchase & Emergency Purposes.
Fluctuations in Gold Prices make Indians move towards Jewellery , Gold bars & Coins Purchase especially days before festivals .
Age Old Traditions to Systematic Investment in Gold over a period of time</li></li></ul><li>Current Gold Price…….<br />Per Gram<br />
Factors influencing the gold price<br /><ul><li>Tightening of gold supply.
For portfolio diversifier.</li></li></ul><li>Investment Options in Gold.<br /><ul><li>Physical Metal</li></ul>Jewellery<br />Gold Coins<br />Tola Bars<br />Kilo Bars<br /><ul><li>Gold Exchange Trade Funds</li></li></ul><li>Gold Exchange Trade Funds<br /><ul><li>Exchange Traded funds are open Ended Index funds that are listed and traded on exchanges like stock equity based on the Price of the metal . ETF are mainly in Gold, Silver , Platinum and Palladium besides others .
10 GETFs Trading on 11 Exchanges with Total Value of Gold holding more than $21billion .
They are listed in major stock exchanges.</li></li></ul><li>Technical Analysis…<br />