8 Ways Seniors Can Invest In Gold

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Physical Gold

They can invest in gold coins, bars and jewellery, which can be investments or used as wearable assets.

Gold Coins

Digital Gold

Digital gold can be purchased online directly from the sellers and removes the hassle of storage issues.

Digital Gold

Sovereign Gold Bonds (SGBs)

SGBs are government-backed instruments with guaranteed interest income.

Government Bonds

Gold ETFs

Gold ETFs invest in gold coins and bars with a minimum 99.5 per cent purity. To invest in Gold ETF, one must have a demat account.


Gold Mutual Funds

Gold mutual funds invest in Gold ETFs, but unlike stock ETFs, one doesn't require a demat account.

Mutual Funds

Gold Futures

Gold futures are hedging tools for commercial producers and users of gold. They also provide opportunities for portfolio diversification.

Gold Bars

Gold Mining Stocks

Gold mining company stocks can potentially generate higher returns than physical gold.

Gold Nugget

Gold Options

It is an agreement between two parties for a prospective transaction. The striking price and the expiry date are specified in the contract.

Compiled By Avijit Gupta