Fixed Income FAQs

Who can invest in 54EC capital gains bonds?
Any individual, Hindu Undivided Family (HUF), approved institution and non-resident Indian (NRI), can invest in these bonds provided certain conditions are m...
Sat, 2 Sep, 2017 at 1:02 PM
What is the interest rate in 54EC Bonds?
The interest rates on these bonds changes every financial year, however currenty you earn a coupon rate of 6% payable annually (FY2017). You will be paid the...
Sat, 2 Sep, 2017 at 1:03 PM
How much amount can I invest to get the tax exemption?
You are required to make a minimum investment of Rs 10,000, while the maximum amount you are permitted to invest is Rs 50 lakh in a financial year. Since, th...
Sat, 2 Sep, 2017 at 1:04 PM
What is the minimum amount I can start with?
You can start with as low as Rs 1,000 to start investing in fixed income securities. Discuss with an Arihant advisor what is your investment goal and how lon...
Sat, 2 Sep, 2017 at 1:06 PM
Are 54EC Bonds safe to invest ?
Only REC and NHAI have been permitted to issue eligible 54EC bonds and both are public sector enterprise, making them safe investment avenue.  In additi...
Thu, 16 Nov, 2017 at 12:52 PM
Is there a lock-in period for the investment in 54EC bonds?
Yes there is a lock-in period of 3 years on these bonds, and these bonds are non-transferable.  This means that once you invest in these bonds you will hav...
Thu, 16 Nov, 2017 at 12:54 PM
What fixed income investments does Arihant offer?
At Arihant we believe that every investor should hold a well-diversified portfolio spanning across asset classes.  Therefore we provide a range of investme...
Thu, 16 Nov, 2017 at 1:00 PM
What is the minimum amount I can start with?
You can start with as low as Rs 1,000 to start investing in fixed income securities. Discuss with an Arihant advisor what is your investent goal and how lo...
Thu, 16 Nov, 2017 at 1:02 PM