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Muthoot Gold Loan Per Gram

Muthoot Gold Loan Calculator

Last Updated 20th Aug 2020
Eligibility Criteria Muthoot Gold Loan
Gold Loan per gram ₹ 2,743 to ₹ 3,352 depending on the purity of gold
Age of Borrower 21 years
Maximum Loan Amount ₹ 0
Maximum Loan to Gold Value Ratio Up to 75%
Purity of Eligible gold 18 carat to 22 carat gold
Maximum Loan Tenure 36 months
Lowest EMI Per Lakh ₹ 3,321

Muthoot Gold Loan Per Gram

Muthoot gold loan per gram gives you an estimate of the amount of loan you can get against your gold jewellery. You will get loan on the basis of the purity and gold price of your jewelry adjusted for loan to value ratio.
As per the latest gold prices, Muthoot offers a gold loan per gram of ₹ 2,743 to ₹ 3,352. Highest Muthoot gold loan rate per gram today is ₹ 3,352 for 22 carat jewellery calculated at a maximum LTV of 75% and average gold loan prices of last 30 days in 2020 is ₹ 4,966 of 22 carat

Gold Loan Calculator Muthoot

MyLoanCare’ s Muthoot Gold Loan Calculator gives you an estimate of the amount of gold loan you can avail basis the following factors.

  • Purity and net weight of gold used in jewelry: The bank will use their in-house valuer to assess the purity and net weight of gold in your jewelry. Gold used in the jewelry should be of a purity of 18 to 24 carats. Muthoot will also reduce the weight of gems and stones from the jewelry to calculate the net weight of jewelry. The valuer will give his findings in writing.
  • Price of gold: Once the valuer estimates the purity and net weight of gold in your jewelry, Muthoot will multiply it with the price of gold to calculate the value of gold. RBI has instructed banks to apply the past 30 days average price of 22 carat gold adjusted for purity of gold. So, if the gold is of 20 carat purity, Muthoot will apply the 30 days average of 22 carat gold multiplied by a factor of 20/22 to adjust the value of gold.You can also check today's gold rate at MyLoanCare
  • Loan to Value Ratio: Once the value of jewelry is calculated, Muthoot will apply a LTV of up to 75% to calculate your jewel loan amount eligibility. If you are willing to take a loan amount lower than your maximum LTV, Muthoot may offer you a lower interest rate.

Muthoot Gold Loan Rate Per Gram by Gold Purity

The following table gives an approximate estimate of gold loan per gram Muthoot will offer against gold jewelry of different purity levels at a maximum LTV of 75% and lower LTV of 65%.

Gold Purity Gold rate per gram- average of past 30 days Muthoot best Gold Loan per gram Muthoot lowest Gold Loan per gram
22 carat₹ 49,660₹ 3,352₹ 2,905
20 carat₹ 45,146₹ 3,352₹ 2,641
18 carat₹ 40,631₹ 2,743₹ 2,377

The above table shows the method by which Muthoot Bank will calculate your per gram gold loan for gold of varying purity.

  • Gold loan per gram in Muthoot Bank offer for 22 carat jewelry will be between ₹ 2,905 to ₹ 3,352
  • Muthoot Bank gold loan per gram offer for 20 carat jewelry will be between ₹ 2,641 to ₹ 3,352
  • Gold loan per gram offer of Muthoot Bank for 18 carat jewelry will be between ₹ 2,377 ₹ 2,743

Tips to Get Best Gold Loan Amount Per Gram from Muthoot

  • Muthoot accepts both hallmarked and non-hallmarked jewelry for getting a gold loan. However, you can get highest gold loan per gram for hallmark jewelry, as it reduces the chances of under-valuation by the valuer. Also, some banks charge a lower processing fees on hallmarked gold jewelry.
  • Muthoot adjusts the price of 22 carat gold for purity of gold. Hence, always try to borrow against higher purity jewelry as it will fetch you the highest amount for gold loan.
  • Muthoot will calculate the net weight of jewelry to calculate the amount of loan against gold you can get. Always, try to choose jewelry which has minimum gems and stones. Most of the banks will reduce the weight of gems and stones from total weight of jewelry. Muthoot will rely on the report of his gold valuer to calculate the net weight. Higher the weight of gems and stones in jewelry, lower the net weight and value of jewelry which results in lower amount of jewel loan you can are eligible to get Further, Muthoot will not accept diamond jewelry if the gold used is of less than 18 carat purity. Most of the diamond jewelry is made in 16 carat to 18 carat gold and hence, will result in very low gold loan per gram.
  • Always try to get the maximum LTV on the value of gold. Muthoot is allowed by RBI to charge a maximum LTV of up to 75% to calculate the amount of gold loan you are eligible for.

ILLUSTRATION: The loan amount eligibility is decided on the basis of purity of gold, LTV and weight of gold. Suppose Mr. A and his two friends Mr. B and Mr. C own different amounts of gold with varying purity. Mr. A has 50 gram of gold with a purity of 22 carat. Mr. B has 60 gram of gold with a purity of 20 carat and Mr. C has 70 grams of gold with a purity or 22 carat. They approach Muthoot to avail a gold loan. The price applied to calculate their gold loan amount eligibility based on maximum LTV of 75% will vary by the purity of gold and hence, will result in varying gold loan eligibility.

Carats / Weight of gold Gold Weight (in gm) Purity of Gold (in carat) Gold Loan Eligibility
Mr. A 50 22 ₹ 2.12 Lakh
Mr. B 60 20 ₹ 2.31 Lakh
Mr. C 70 18 ₹ 2.43 Lakh

As noted in the illustration above, despite having the highest weight of gold, Muthoot will offer the lowest gold loan rate of ₹ 2.12 Lakh due to lower purity of gold at 22 carat.

In the same illustration, Muthoot will offer the highest gold loan amount to Mr. A at ₹ 2.43 Lakh, despite having the lowest weight of gold. Hence, clearly one can improve the gold loan amount eligibility from Muthoot by opting to pledge a high purity gold jewelry.

Muthoot Gold Loan EMI Calculator

Gold Loan EMI of Muthoot is a fixed amount that you pay each month towards the repayment of your jewel loan. Muthoot offer EMI scheme on gold loan. The following table is illustrative and is applicable only if the bank offers EMI scheme on gold loan. Lowest EMI offered by Muthoot is ₹ 3,321 per lakh loan amount at lowest gold loan interest rate of 11.99%. Gold loan EMI of Muthoot depends upon:

  • Rate of interest: Higher the interest rate, higher will be the EMI. For a 36 months gold loan from Muthoot at interest rate of 11.99% per annum, EMI will be ₹ 3,321 per ₹ 1 Lakh loan amount. At interest rate of 11.99% for the same loan, the EMI will be ₹ 3,321
  • Loan tenure: Longer the loan tenure, lesser your monthly EMI. At 11.99% per annum, the EMI would range from ₹ 14,305 to ₹ 3,321 for loan tenure ranging from 7 days to 36 months

Use EMI Calculator to calculate your interest on gold loan at different tenure

Gold Loan EMI for ₹ 1 Lakh loan amount at lowest 11.99% interest rate offered by Muthoot Bank for different tenures

6 months 12 months24 months36 months
Muthoot EMI for a loan amount Rs. 1 lakh at 11.99% 17,254 8,884 4,707 3,321
Total amount you pay back to the bank including principal and interest 1.04 Lakh 1.07 Lakh 1.13 Lakh 1.20 Lakh
Interest you have to pay over loan tenure 3,524 6,608 12,968 19,556

As you can see in the above table that longer the loan tenure, lower is the EMI you pay on gold loan. However, your total interest outgo is significantly higher in case of long tenure loan. In the above example, if you take a ₹ 1 Lakh loan for a period of 36 months, the lowest EMI you will pay of ₹ 3,321. However, you pay an interest of ₹ 19,556 on a ₹ 1 Lakh loan.

In comparison, if you take a ₹ 1 Lakh loan from Muthoot at the lowest interest rate for a period of 6 months, your monthly EMI will be as high as ₹ 17,254 and pay an interest of only ₹ 3,524 which is less than what you paid in a 36 months loan. Hence, you must choose your loan tenure wisely as longer tenure leads to high interest cost.


What is the age limit required for gold loan from Muthoot?

The minimum age should be 21 years.

What is the maximum loan amount that I can avail on gold loan from Muthoot?

The maximum loan that you can avail is up to 75% of the market value of the gold depending on the quality of the gold.

What is the loan tenure of Muthoot gold loan?

Muthoot gives gold loan to the applicants for a maximum tenure of 36 months. So, the borrower should be sure about the repayment capacity of the loan.

What kind of gold items are accepted and rejected as a security?

Gold ornaments with carats in the range of 18 to 24 and weight of more than 50 grams are accepted by Muthoot. Muthoot does not allow customer to borrow against gold bars, exchange traded funds and ladies mangal sutra.

How much processing fee is applicable in Muthoot gold loan?

Muthoot charges a processing fee of 0.25% to 1% of loan amount. on gold loan.

Muthoot Gold Loan News - Sep 2020
  • 2020-08-20 : Muthoot Finance Q1 net profit surged by 52% to ₹858 cr
    Muthoot Finance posted a 52% jump in its consolidated net profit at ₹858 crores in the first quarter ended June of the current fiscal year. It posted a net profit of ₹563 crores during the corresponding quarter a year ago. Consolidated gross loan assets of the bank backed by gold loans increased 15.50% to ₹46,501 crore as on June 30, 2020, as against ₹40,228 crores a year ago.
  • 2020-07-22 : Muthoot Finance expects gold loan portfolio to grow 15-20% in 2020-21
    Muthoot Finance expects its gold loan business to grow 15-20% during the current financial year, The bank hopes the gold portfolio to remain largely unaffected by the coronavirus pandemic.
  • 2019-08-23 : Gold loans become an easier alternative in times of credit crunch
    NBFCs have been facing a lack of liquidity in terms of credit and therefore, an increase in the borrowing expense and lack of loan availability. However, Muthoot Finance reports that its gold loan increased to 6.6% during this fiscal year. This is because domestic gold prices have significantly increased, and due to lack of liquidity of funds in the finance market people are pledging gold to take loans.
  • 2019-08-13 : Muthoot Finance reports a 9% rise in Q1 profit at Rs. 563 crores
    Gold loan NBFC, Muthoot Finance has reported a rise of 9% in consolidated net profit at Rs. 563 crores for the quarter ended June 30, 2019, as against the profit of Rs. 518 crore a year ago. The profit is driven by the heavy cash inflow received by the NBFC on the disbursements of loans per month.
  • 2019-08-07 : Gold loan NBFC Muthoot Finance is planning to raise funds to augment business growth
    One of the leading gold loan NBFCs, Muthoot Finance is planning to raise funds in the form of loans including bank loans or by the issuance of foreign currency bonds or rupee-denominated bonds. The raised funds will be utilized to spur gold loan growth in the upcoming months. The funds will be raised after the meeting conducted by its Board of Directors on 12 August, 2019.
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