India’s Millennials Embrace Digital Gold Despite Proposed Bitcoin Ban

  • - 01 April 2021 10:45 AM

Digital gold has become a popular means of investment in India

The Big Business of Small Cities

  • - 06 January 2021 2:38 PM

Unlike metros, the relationship that people in smaller cities have with jewellery is indestructible. The sanctimoniousness of buying jewellery for special occasions is still prevalent and gold is seen as a solid investment. No chain store can replace the personal, one-on-one attention that these family jewellers have been giving their customers for generations, let alone their sound policies built on honesty and trust. Make no mistake, though they are located in smaller cities, their vision is as big as any corporate behemoth in a swanky metro. Vijetha Rangabashyam talks to 10 family jewellers from smaller cities across India to find out what has made them the best amidst their customers, even through this debilitating pandemic

True or Not Thursday

  • - 20 August 2020 6:01 PM

Are consumers spending more on jewellery?

The common belief seems to be that consumers are and will be spending more money on gold jewellery, as they are saving money from not travelling, scaling down weddings and also because of the fact that gold has proven to be a safe investment – but what is the ground reality? 

Gold ETFs Worth Nearly Rs 1,000 Cr Sold In July; Investments Into Yellow Metal Funds Soar

  • - 18 August 2020 1:25 PM

With this, net inflow in gold exchange traded fund or ETF category has reached to Rs 4,452 crore in the first seven months of the year, data with the Association of Mutual Funds in India (Amfi) showed

World Gold Council Launches Retail Gold Investment Principles

  • - 06 August 2020 11:12 AM

The World Gold Council launched its new Retail Gold Investment Principles (RGIPs) which provide high-level best practice principles for providers of all kinds of retail gold investment products

Gold Prices In India Move To Premium Despite Record High Rates

  • - 04 August 2020 2:39 PM

Gold prices in India are up 35% this year. Analysts report uptick in investment demand for gold

Jewellers flip to Discount On Physical Gold Amid Low Demand, Record Price

  • - 27 July 2020 1:27 PM

Global benchmark spot gold prices held near a nine-year peak, close to the $1,900 an ounce level, on safe-haven investment demand, while silver eyed its best week in over three decades

World Gold Council Expects India’s H2 Consumer Demand To Remain Soft

  • - 20 July 2020 2:33 PM

WGC examines how the combination of high risk, low opportunity cost and positive price momentum looks set to support gold investment

Investment in Gold Escalates

  • - 11 July 2020 3:32 PM

All that glitters is indeed gold! Relevance of yellow metal to Indian economy is evident in recent investment spurt

Silver Investment Demand Up 10% In H1 2020

  • - 11 July 2020 3:21 PM

Investors rushed to buy silver-backed exchange-traded products and silver bullion coins in the first half of this year

Discounts on gold in India go up as prices hit record high

  • - 30 June 2020 5:08 PM

Record high prices and coronavirus crisis have hurt physical gold demand in India, but investment demand for gold across the world remains robust

Most of us will eat into our reserves; we must not look at it as a loss, but an investment into the future: Chaitanya V Cotha, Executive Director at C.Krishniah Chetty Group Of Companies

  • - 06 May 2020 12:01 PM

Chaitanya believes that people have already adapted to the new normal; e-commerce will see a surge in the coming days and consumers will opt for affordable luxury where style and fashion play a role in purchase decisions

Q1 Gold Demand Supported as COVID-19 Fuelled Safe-Haven Investment

  • - 30 April 2020 11:19 AM

Global gold demand held firm at 1,083.8t in Q1 2020, a rise of one  per cent  on the same period last year, according to the World Gold Council’s latest Gold Demand Trends report 

WGC: Gold Industry Needs to Spruce up Digitisation

  • - 23 April 2020 12:27 PM

The gold industry has the potential to appeal to a sizable new audience. Technology can play a key role in opening up new avenues for gold investment; easy online accessibility is a must in this era of increasing global digitisation

Coronavirus Adversely Affects Supply of Gold Bars

  • - 24 March 2020 11:26 AM

Retail investors scout for gold bars and coins as a safe investment option

Omnichannel jewellery start-up eJOHRI raises $1 million funding in Pre-Series round Hong Kong based investor Rajesh Ranavat leads the investment

  • - 14 December 2019 2:15 PM

The investment will help jewellery retailers from over 100 cities in India access consumers across the country as well as overseas using eJOHRI’s digital platform

Titan increases stake in CaratLane with Rs 99.99 cr investment

  • - 01 April 2019 9:58 AM

CaratLane registered a revenue of Rs 292.5 crore for the year ended March 2018

World Gold Council Holds Investment Summit with NYU Stern Business School

  • - 14 June 2018 1:43 PM

The Investment Summit considered major shifts in relation to the long-term investment landscape and explored how they could be addressed.

Gold demand in 2018 gets off to quiet start as investment slows

  • - 03 May 2018 2:41 PM

Gold demand had a soft start to 2018, reaching 973 tonnes (t), the lowest first quarter since 2008. 

Global platinum supply predicted to fall by 2% in 2018: Platinum Quarterly Report

  • - 09 March 2018 10:00 AM

Industrial and jewellery demand expected to rebound; investment demand buoyed by robust ETF buying in 2017

Encourage Bullion Investments in Post Offices: IBJA

  • - 15 January 2018 11:30 AM

The Indian bullion dealers and jewellers have requested the government to begin gold accumulation schemes through post offices.

Malabar Gold & Diamonds plans expansion worth Rs. 620 crore

  • - 17 January 2017 5:11 PM

Company’s investment reflects its strong confidence in the gold and diamond jewellery market despite challenging global economy

Odisha Government gives nod to set up Gems & Jewellery Industrial Park

  • - 05 November 2016 5:07 PM

The project envisaged a total investment of Rs. 685 crore in three phases out of which the 1st phase investment would be around Rs. 209 crore.

It is the right time for NRIs to come to India for jewellery-related investments, says G. V. Sreedhar, GJF

  • - 25 June 2016 9:47 AM

India is well prepared to tackle the short-term volatility that could result from the outcome of Brexit.

PC Jeweller gets nod to increase foreign investment limit to 49 per cent

  • - 01 February 2016 9:56 AM

PC Jeweller is one of the leading jewellery companies in India in the organized jewellery retail sector.

Bullion India: Lights, Prayers and Investments

  • - 07 November 2015 4:52 PM

Bullion India allows you to purchase gold for Diwali and other auspicious occasions with door to door delivery available for the smallest quantities purchased, I.e. 0.1gms.

Prashant Choksey, Co-founder, Mumbai Angels

  • - 27 July 2015 8:32 PM

All About Angel Investment

A Grand Experience - Kalyan Jewellers

  • - 27 May 2015 11:26 AM

Star-studded inauguration is not the only blaze of Kalyan Jewellers’ flagship showroom in Chennai. Apart from its huge size in terms of space and investment, it has much more to offer. Kunjal Karaniya brings you the USP of this new store.

Foundation stone soon to be laid for Surat Diamond Bourse

  • - 28 January 2015 6:15 PM

Surat Diamond Bourse is expected to come up at an investment of Rs 1.25 lakh crore.

Bullion India launches Unit Systematic Plan

  • - 29 October 2013 11:13 AM

The customer can invest in systematic investment options ranging from 6 months to 36 months.

Dip in Platinum Price is of No Use to Indian Consumers

  • - 27 November 2012 3:22 PM

It is a historical rarity that platinum prices are currently trading lower than gold. However, market inefficiencies have prevented this benefit from percolating down to Indian consumers of platinum jewellery. Though a unique investment opportunity has qu

Government of India approves Italian jewellery brand, Damiani’s FDI proposal

  • - 20 October 2012 1:15 PM

The foreign investment proposal by Italian jewellery brand Damiani to set up a 51:49 joint venture with Mehta's Pvt Ltd has bagged the government's approval.

Motilal Oswal launches MOSt Gold Shares

  • - 23 February 2012 11:50 AM

MOSt Gold Shares is India’s 1st Gold ETF which enables Investment as well as Consumption of Gold for Retail Investors.

Ahmedabad: The Jewellery Loving Business City

  • - 19 August 2011 1:48 PM

A host of factors make Ahmedabad a great place for the jewellery business, even as traditional jewellery with a strong investment value weighs heaviest in the consumer’s shopping bag, discovers Roli Gupta.

Titan Industries plans Rs 170 crore worth of retail expansion

  • - 20 October 2010 12:04 PM

The expansion plans include setting up 150 new stores across various formats, with an investment of around Rs 170 crore.

Rio Tinto to invest in study at Bunder project

  • - 27 July 2010 3:09 PM

Will increase investment if project is found viable

Stellar Diamonds has been added on London's Alternative Investment Market

  • - 23 February 2010 11:24 AM

It offered shares 20 pence each, which closed at 19.75 pence

Investment Prospects in Botswana

  • - 06 January 2010 2:39 PM

“Apart from diamond manufacturing, jewellery-fabrication as well as some other sectors, offer good scope for investments in Botswana” - Vishal Doshi

Gold Consumption: How India lost out to China

  • - 05 December 2009 2:20 PM

Gold jewellery and investment demand in China in 2009 is expected to reach 432 tonnes, compared with 422 tonnes from India.

Gold Prices “to Threaten $1,100 Barrier” as Investment Boom

  • - 18 April 2009 2:50 PM

Stemming from Financial Crisis Overcomes Weak Fundamentals

Kinross Gold to invest $150 million in Harry Winston

  • - 23 March 2009 4:45 PM

Both companies are also looking at investment opportunities in diamond mining

Gold prices cross the 14,700 mark

  • - 13 February 2009 12:14 PM

Investors consider the metal a safer investment option over current equity markets

Gold prices rise as dollar weakens

  • - 18 December 2008 12:27 PM

Gold is being seen as a safe investment

New platform launched for coloured diamond investment

  • - 28 June 2008 10:38 AM

Rare Gem Investor allows min-to-market buying

India earns high investments in gold during Q3, reports WGC

  • - 16 February 2008 12:00 AM

Russia turns out to exceed ju\ewellery demand in Q4 of 2007

WGC mull GOLD ETFs in India and Europe

  • - 13 January 2007 12:00 AM

Says investment demand, market fundamentals to remain strong

Mozambique looks at Indian investment in mining

  • - 10 October 2006 12:00 AM

Mozambique delegation leader Bias calls on Dr. T. Subbarami Reddy, in New Delhi

3rd Gold convention 2006 held in Mumbai

  • - 21 August 2006 12:00 AM

The convention was focused on investment/ETF, market integration, risk management, refining and price outlook

Rising gold prices pushes spending on gold to record high in Q2’06

  • - 19 August 2006 12:00 AM

Identifiable investment demand for gold surged 19% in tonnage

Gold at its best for 30 years says Godsell

  • - 29 July 2006 12:00 AM

Although he declined to make any kind of precise forecast on the future price of the precious metal, Mr Godsell said that growing demand in the jewellery and investment sectors would have a positive bearing on the market.



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