Extended trading session-Akshya Tritiya- 13 May 2013

Extended trading session on the occasion of Akshya Tritiya will be conducted by NSE and BSE. This extended trading session will be available only for Gold ETF (Gold Exchange Traded Funds) and all other securities and futures and options segment will be inactive during these extended trading hours. Further, to encourage investors to invest on this auspicious day of Akshya Tritiya on 13 May 2013, both National Stock Exchange of India and Bombay Stock Exchange have waived of transaction charges. Waiver of transaction charges will be applicable only for Gold ETF securities and will be valid for all transactions done in Gold ETF on 13 May 2013, Monday.

Normal trading hours are unchanged on NSE and trading will take place in all securities including Gold ETF during this period from 09:15 Hrs to 15:30 hours

Extended trading session on NSE – Timings

Extended market timings for Gold ETF securities only
Pre-open Time (for order cancellation only)16:25 hrs
Normal Market Re-Open time16:30 hrs
Normal Market close time19:00 hrs
No closing session after extended market close

The following Gold ETF securities are only available for trading during these extended trading session hours on National Stock Exchange of India (NSE). All the orders placed during regular trading hours which are pending at the close of normal Market (15:30 Hrs) will be carried forward to extended trading session hours in National Stock Exchange of India. In Bombay Stock Exchange, these pending orders will be cancelled and will NOT be carried forward to extended hours trading session. On NSE, pending orders outstanding at the close of regular market can be cancelled in pre open session of extended trading which is between 16:15 Hrs and 16:30 Hrs.

On both NSE and BSE, no post closing session will be available for Gold ETF securities

SYMBOLSERIESSECURITY NAME
AXISGOLDEQAXIS MF – AXIS GOLD ETF
BSLGOLDETFEQBIRLA SL GOLD ETF – GO
CRMFGETFEQCAN ROBECO – GOLD ETF
GOLDBEESEQGOLDMAN SACHS GOLD ETF
GOLDSHAREEQUTI GOLD ETF
HDFCMFGETFEQHDFC GOLD ETF
IDBIGOLDEQIDBI MF – IDBI GOLD ETF
IPGETFEQICICI PRUDENTIAL GOLD ETF
KOTAKGOLDEQKOTAK GOLD ETF
MGOLDEQMOST SHARES GOLD ETF
QGOLDHALFEQQUANTUM GOLD FUND
RELGOLDEQRELIANCE GOLD ETF
RELIGAREGOEQRELIGARE GOLD ETF
SBIGETSEQSBI MF-SBI GOLD ETS-GO

Extended hours trading session on BSE – Timings

Extended  market timings for Gold ETF securities onlyFromTo
Extended Continuous Trading Session4:30pm7:00pm
Computation of Closing Prices for GOLD ETF securities only7:00pm7:05pm

The following Gold ETF Securities are available for trading on BSE

 Sr. NoScrip NameScrip CodeScrip Id
1Axis Mutual Fund – Gold ETF533570AXISGOLD
2Birla Sun Life Mutual Fund – Gold ETF533408BSLGOLDETF
3Goldman Sachs Mutual Fund – Gold ETF590095GOLDBEES
4HDFC Mutual Fund – Gold ETF533230HDFCMFGETF
5ICICI Prudential Mutual Fund – Gold ETF533244ICICIGETF
6IDBI Mutual Fund – Gold ETF533719IDBIGOLD
7Kotak Mutual Fund – Gold ETF590097KOTAKGOLD
8Quantum Mutual Fund – Gold ETF590099QGOLDHALF
9Reliance Mutual Fund – Gold ETF533891RELGOLD
10Religare Mutual Fund – Gold ETF533172RELIGAREGOLD
11SBI Mutual Fund – Gold ETF590098SBIGETS
12UTI Mutual Fund – Gold ETF590101GOLDSHARE
13Motilal Oswal Mutual Fund-MOSt Shares Gold ETF534185MGOLD
14Canara Robeco Mutual Fund – Gold ETF534631CRMFGETF

Read more about Gold Exchange Traded Funds. It explains various features of Gold ETF and the benefits it have over other investment options in Gold. You may also like to read about various gold investment options available in India. Buying Gold on this auspicious day of Akshya Tritiya through Gold ETF may be a wise decision..