ICICI Bank customers can now invest in sovereign gold bonds online thru mobile banking and net banking. Yes, now you can buy sovereign gold bonds online in ICICI Bank without any physical documents.
If you want to earn an extra 2.5% interest on your gold then you can consider sovereign gold bond instead of buying physical gold. Almost all banks offer sovereign gold bond scheme.
Follow the below steps and purchase sovereign gold bonds online in ICICI Bank.
Buy sovereign gold bonds in ICICI Bank Online Using Mobile Banking
(1) Login to ICICI mobile banking application and tap on “Invest & Insure” option & select “PPF/NPS/Gold Bond/Pension”
(2) Next screen select the “Sovereign Gold Bond” option and tap on the “Apply” button.
(3) Next screen provide your investment details. Enter no. of Units (1 Unit = 1 gram gold) or you can select 5gms,10 gms, 15gms options. After entering no. of units, you can see the total amount of units, select your ICICI saving account for debit (Make sure you have sufficient balance), and proceed to personal details.
(4) Next screen enter your personal details like your gender, Date of birth, mobile number, and email ID. You can also add a nominee, just select your savings account registered nominee OR enter a new nominee. Now tap on Invest Now.
Done! you have successfully invested in sovereign gold bond through ICICI mobile banking. You can check your investment profile in the “sovereign gold bond” section.
Invest in sovereign gold bonds in ICICI Bank through Net Banking
You can also buy sovereign gold bond scheme thru ICICI net banking. If you are using Net Banking then follow these steps:
(1) Login to ICICI Internet banking and click on the “INVESTMENT & INSURANCE” & select “sovereign gold bond”
(2) Next screen, select your debit account number, enter the number of Units, select your gender, enter your mobile number, email address, and Birth date, add nominee and click on submit.
So by following these two online methods, ICICI bank customers can buy sovereign gold bonds online without any physical work.