Sovereign Gold Bond Scheme launched in 2015
The bonds can be redeemed for cash at maturity.
Interest earned on investment
2.5% annual interest on investment
Bonds can be put up as collateral for taking a loan from a bank.
Investing in SGB will be of great help anytime you need a loan
TDS is not levied on the income received after redemption.
Indexation benefit is also available
loan maturity 8 years