GnuCash Finance:Quotes Modules MumbaiStock and IndiaMutual to retrieve online quotes

In GnuCash, the Finance:Quotes module allows retrieval of online quotes from various sources. Herein, are provided two modules, MumbaiStock.pm and IndiaMutual.pm with bugs corrected to enable the download of Stock Quotes from BSE and NAVs from amfiindia.com.

To use the modules, follow the instructions below. Note that you are responsible to take backups and all precautionary measures as you deem appropriate to safeguard your data.

  1. Download Quote.pm.
  2. Copy the file to your system’s Finance folder. On Ubuntu, this folder is at /usr/share/perl5/Finance. Thus, the command will be:
    $ sudo cp Quote.pm /usr/share/perl5/Finance <enter>
  3. Download IndiaMutual.pm.
  4. Copy the file to your system’s Finance/Quote folder. On Ubuntu, this folder is at /usr/share/perl5/Finance/Quote. Thus, the command will be:
    $ sudo cp IndiaMutual.pm /usr/share/perl5/Finance/Quote/IndiaMutual.pm <enter>
  5. Download MumbaiStock.pm.
  6. Copy the file to your systems’s Finance/Quote folder. On Ubuntu, this folder is at /usr/share/perl5/Finance/Quote. Thus, the command will be:
    $ sudo cp MumbaiStock.pm /usr/share/perl5/Finance/Quote/MumbaiStock.pm <enter>
  7. Set up Gnucash to fetch or retrieve Online Mutual Fund Quotes (India Mutual Funds)

Cheers. Feel free to suggest changes or improvements by leaving a comment. This post has been updated as of January 19, 2019.

One thought on “GnuCash Finance:Quotes Modules MumbaiStock and IndiaMutual to retrieve online quotes

  1. Hi Geetu, I have tried these modules but are not able to get the stock prices. can you please update these for Finance::quotq 1.49.? I maintain all my finance in Gnucash and looking forward to see this module work along with Currency update.. Please share your email ID to contact directly.

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