Volumes were thin in the special trading session. Transactions done during the Muhurat Trading Session will be settled as a separate settlement.
The daily mark to market settlement for Futures and premium settlement for Options, for trades done in F&O Segment on November 13 will take place on November 15.
In Zaveri bazar, Samvat 2069 began with a marginal decline in gold prices due to lack of business activity on Diwali, the first day of the Hindu calendar, as bullion dealers ended the day with puja and celebrations after recording the prices of precious metals in their annual handbooks. Standard gold lost Rs 100 to trade at Rs 31,800 per 10g on Tuesday compared to Rs 31,900 per 10g on Monday.
In contrast, silver remained a preferred substitute among retail buyers, resulting in it being traded at a premium of Rs 800-900 over the imported cost. The metal also gained Rs 400 from the previous evening’s closing price to settle at Rs 62,300 a kg.