Gold Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) are simple investment products that combine the flexibility of stock investment and the simplicity of gold investments. ETFs trade on the cash market of the National Stock Exchange, like any other company stock, and can be bought and sold continuously at market prices.

Gold ETFs are passive investment instruments that are based on gold prices and invest in gold bullion. Because of its direct gold pricing, there is a complete transparency on the holdings of an ETF. Further due to its unique structure and creation mechanism, the ETFs have much lower expenses as compared to physical gold investments.

List of Gold ETFs listed on NSE
Issuer Name Symbol Underlying Launch Date
Axis Mutual Fund Axis Gold ETF AXISGOLD Gold Nov 2010
Birla Sun Life Mutual Fund Birla Sun Life Gold ETF BSLGOLDETF Gold May 2011
Canara Robeco MF Canara Robeco Gold ETF CANGOLD Gold Mar 2012
Goldman Sachs Asset Management Goldman Sachs Gold Exchange Traded Scheme GOLDBEES Gold Mar 2007
HDFC Mutual Fund HDFC Gold Exchange Traded Fund HDFCMFGETF Gold Aug 2010
ICICI Prudential Mutual Fund ICICI Prudential Gold Exchange Traded Fund IPGETF Gold Aug 2010
Kotak Mutal Fund Kotak Gold Exchange Traded Fund KOTAKGOLD Gold Jul 2007
Quantum Mutual Fund Quantum Gold Fund (an ETF) QGOLDHALF Gold Feb 2008
Reliance Mutual Fund Reliance Gold Exchange Traded Fund RELGOLD Gold Nov 2007
Religare Mutual Fund Religare Gold Exchange Traded Fund RELIGAREGO Gold Mar 2010
SBI Mutual Fund SBI Gold Exchange Traded Scheme SBIGETS Gold Apr 2009
UTI Mutual Fund UTI GOLD Exchange Traded Fund GOLDSHARE Gold Mar 2007