MumbaiStock v 1.4 Gnucash Finance Module enhancement released

Note that I no longer use github MumbaiStock v 1.4 Gnucash Finance Module has been released. This fixes a date calculation bug. MumbaiStock Gnucash Finance Module (https://github.com/geetuvaswani/MumbaiStock) had a bug... that it could not calculate the previous date correctly at end of any month. The arithmetic was wrong and it was expected that the programmer … Continue reading MumbaiStock v 1.4 Gnucash Finance Module enhancement released

Use Gnucash to retrieve stock quotes from Bombay Stock Exchange India using MumbaiStock.pm

Gnucash retrieves Stock Quotes from Yahoo Finance for Indian stocks. Of late, Yahoo Asia Finance stock quote source does not work correctly. To overcome the issue, I added a new Finance::Quote module MumbaiStock.pm to help retrieve stock prices from the MUMBAISTOCK source. This is based on IndiaMutual.pm where mutual fund NAVs are retrieved from the … Continue reading Use Gnucash to retrieve stock quotes from Bombay Stock Exchange India using MumbaiStock.pm

How to create a new stock quote source for Gnucash using Finance::Quote

Note that I no longer use github. This post is for technical users. The objective is to share how the MumbaiStock.pm module was created. Visit this other post to know how to add the MumbaiStock.pm to Gnucash and use it. Problem: A friend of mine uses Gnucash to manage their personal finances. They configured and … Continue reading How to create a new stock quote source for Gnucash using Finance::Quote

Gnucash not able to retrieve India Mutual Fund NAVs due to change in amfiindia URL

GnuCash Finance Quotes module has not been able to retrieve mutual fund quotes from the http://amfiindia.com website since past 2 weeks. The reason is that they have changed the URL http://amfiindia.com to http://portal.amfiindia.com. Follow the instructions below to fix the issue with a simple change to the URL in IndiaMutual.pm file. In a terminal window, … Continue reading Gnucash not able to retrieve India Mutual Fund NAVs due to change in amfiindia URL

Stock Chart using the Price Scatterplot Report in Gnucash

Gnucash has the ability to print a graph of the movement of your stocks or securities over a period of time, provided you have the data to do so. This post explains how to view a graph of the movement of the stocks in your portfolio in Gnucash. We assume that you have alreay installed … Continue reading Stock Chart using the Price Scatterplot Report in Gnucash

Gnucash reports print incorrect amounts or 0 or show no matching transactions

If your Gnucash reports print zeroes for accounts where you can see amounts, then the issue could be the Accounting Period. Make sure that you have set the date ranges for the start date and end date correctly. To verify, start up Gnucash and click on the menu option Edit -> Preferences -> Accounting Period. … Continue reading Gnucash reports print incorrect amounts or 0 or show no matching transactions

Find India Mutual Fund 6 digit AMFI Symbol code for Gnucash

Gnucash has the capability to retrieve and update your portfolio with the Indian Mutual Funds online quotes that it can find from the AMFI website at this link http://www.amfiindia.com. AMFI publishes the NAVs of every Indian Mutual Fund scheme on it's website at this link http://www.amfiindia.com/spages/NAV0.txt. Gnucash picks the NAV prices from it. When you … Continue reading Find India Mutual Fund 6 digit AMFI Symbol code for Gnucash

Set up Gnucash to fetch or retrieve Online Mutual Fund Quotes (India Mutual Funds)

If you are a user of Gnucash http://www.gnucash.org, you have options to enable it to retrieve online mutual fund quotes. Here we will see how to retrieve the Indian Mutual Fund Schemes quotes. Gnucash is an open source, cross-platform, operating system independent, personal finance manager. It works on Linux, Windows and Mac. Explained below is … Continue reading Set up Gnucash to fetch or retrieve Online Mutual Fund Quotes (India Mutual Funds)

Set up Gnucash to fetch or retrieve Online Stock Quotes

If you are a user of Gnucash http://www.gnucash.org, you have options to enable it to retrieve online stock quotes. It can even be set up to retrieve online mutual fund quotes for Indian Mutual funds. Gnucash is an open source, cross-platform, operating system independent, personal finance manager. It works on Linux, Windows and Mac. Explained … Continue reading Set up Gnucash to fetch or retrieve Online Stock Quotes

Install Gnucash on Windows (Personal Finance Manager) software

Download the latest version of Gnucash for Windows from here http://www.gnucash.org and install it on your computer. To work with Stock Quotes, you need ActivePerl. Download the latest 32 bit (x86) version of ActivePerl for Windows from http://www.activestate.com/activeperl and install it on your computer. Now install Finance Quotes by clicking on the Windows Start button, … Continue reading Install Gnucash on Windows (Personal Finance Manager) software