Investing through a bank would be under the regular plan route, as your application form would have the bank's ARN number (Amfi Registration Number) implying the bank is the distributor for the particular transaction.
As of February 29, 2020; equities outperformed gold over the trailing 10-, 15- and 20-years, delivering annualised 10.39%, 13.89% and 12.0% respectively compared with 8.16%, 12.59% and 11.49% respectively delivered by gold.
Units are redeemed on a First-In-First-Out (FIFO) basis, i.e. the earliest units purchased would be considered for computing the capital gains (selling price less cost price) and classifying gains as short term / long term.
The NAV of gold ETFs as disclosed by mutual funds in based on the prices of the underlying assets and the number of units in the ETF. However, since the gold ETF trades on the exchange throughout the day, its price is depende
Since there is no intermediary involved, the AMC does not have to pay any commission or trailing fees. A regular plan is bought through an intermediary who helps the investor understand the investment strategy of the fund, fi