What to consider before investing directly in government securities or Bonds? 

Bonds are a great alternative to consider if you’re searching for a stable income and a low-risk investment in India. Let us understand the different types of bonds & how to invest in them to gain a better understanding.  What are government securities or Bonds?  Government securities are debt securities issued by the Government ofContinue reading “What to consider before investing directly in government securities or Bonds? “

Are government securities any different from government bonds ?

Introduction  The fear of aggressive US Federal Reserve policy tightening is on the minds of many people in India. Meanwhile, concerns of domestic inflation going up due to the recent increase in petrol and diesel prices are also felt.  This has caused yields of 10-year benchmark G-sec to surge by five basis points, i.e., 6.8311%Continue reading “Are government securities any different from government bonds ?”