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Bullion

Precious metal that may be bought and sold for investment. Most types of bullion are at least 99.9% pure. Bullion is a commodity that investors may use as a hedge against recession and inflation. Thus, while it is volatile like most commodities, it always maintains a relatively high value.

bullion

Refined gold or silver in bulk (that is, ingots) rather than in the form of coins.

bullion

precious metals such as GOLD, silver, platinum, etc., which are traded commercially in the form of bars and coins for investment purposes, and which are used to produce jewellery and as industrial base metals.

bullion

precious metals, such as GOLD, silver, platinum, etc., that are traded commercially in the form of bars and coins for investment purposes and are used to produce jewellery and as industrial base metals. Some items of bullion, gold in particular, are held by CENTRAL BANKS and are used as INTERNATIONAL RESERVES to finance balance of payments imbalances.
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The coin and bullion will be sold through MMTC outlets across 15 cities including Jaipur, Ludhiana, Bhubaneswar, Puri, Barbil, Kolkata, Goa, Ahmedabad, Visakhapatnam, Hyderabad, Bellary, Chennai, Delhi, Bengaluru and Mumbai.
3 billion worth of gold bullion more than is held by most of the world's central banks - plus a further $270m in physical silver.
But punishing bullion traders for the same may not be appropriate.
Vaidya, a chartered accountant and advisor to the Bombay Bullion Association ( BBA).
The Gold Bullion Strategy Fund is currently available in a no-load format as well as the recently launched A and C shares.
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