India News
Search Web Directory
 India News  
News Home
Fund-raising via IPOs crosses Rs 31,000 cr
Posted on 7th October 2017
With the offering of Godrej Agrovert fully subscribed, fund-raising through initial public offerings (IPO) has crossed Rs 31,000 crore this year. Since the beginning of 2017, 25 companies have together raised an amount of Rs 31,996 crore. Market participants said fund-raising via IPOs could cross Rs 50,000 crore in 2017 and hit a record high.

The IPO of General Insurance Corporation (GIC Re) worth Rs 11,372 will begin on Wednesday. In the next few months at least ten companies are tipped to hit the market. These include a couple of insurance firms, a leading footwear brand and an asset management company among others.

These IPOs are expected to raise close to Rs 25,000 crore. The government will launch the IPO of New India Assurance later this month. Among the private sector companies, HDFC Life, Mahindra Logistics, and Khadims are expected to hit the markets this year.

Market participants said adequate liquidity in the market and the desire of private equity players to exit their holdings have created action in the primary market.

Listing gains and returns by newly listed companies as also the positive sentiment in the broader market are among the reasons attributed to the trend. Of the 24 companies which made their debut on the exchanges this year, 17 have listed at a premium. Avenue Supermarts, the owner of the D-Mart brand, listed at a whopping 102% above its issue price. This is the biggest listing day opening in 12 years after Nandan Exim whose stock opened at 140% premium to its issue price of `20 in June 2005.

Consumer electronics manufacturer Dixon Technologies which got listed last month listed at a premium of 54% to its issue price. Prataap Snacks which made its debut on the bourses on Thursday listed at a premium of 35%.

The newly listed companies have given good returns to investors, the BSE IPO index a gauge of newly listed companies rose by 41% year to date while the benchmark Sensex rose by 19.48% during the same period.

More than half of the total money raised through IPO was by financial services companies. BSE, HUDCO, ICICI Lombard, SBI Life, AU Small Finance Bank and CDSL are some of the financial services companies who completed their IPO in the last six months.

However, a huge chunk of funds raised through IPO was via offer for sale (OFS). The initial share sale of SBI Life and ICICI Lombard the biggest issues so far this year entirely offered for sale. While SBI Life raised Rs 8,400 crore, ICICI Lombard garnered Rs 5,700 crore.

Eris Lifesciences, BSE, and AU Small Finance Bank entirely offered for sales. The offerings of CL Educate, Shankara Building Products and S Chand and Company had a significant OFS portion.


Other Latest News
 
Powered by Microsoft's digital assistant Cortana,the "Invoke" smart speaker will be available starting October 22, the software giant and Samsung subsidiary Harman Kardon have announced.

"The Harman Kardon 'Invoke', Microsoft's answer to Amazon Echo and Google Home, will be available October 22", The Fortune reported late on Friday.


 
At a time when customers are rushing to link all their bank accounts with Aadhaar, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Saturday clarified that it never issued any such directions and it was the decision of the Indian government.

The apex bank further clarified that in applicable cases, linkage of Aadhaar number to a bank account is mandatory under the Prevention of Money-laundering (Maintenance of Records) Second Amendment Rules, 2017.


 
Stockholm: Sweden’s AB Volvo reported a bigger-than-expected rise in quarterly core earnings on Friday, as a broad upturn in demand for heavy trucks more than offset costs stemming from a strained supply chain.

Sweden’s biggest manufacturer by sales also raised its outlook for truck markets on both sides of the North Atlantic this year and forecast a further strong recovery in industry-wide sales of commercial vehicles in North America in 2018.


 
Demand for economy segment motorcycles — an indicator of the demand scenario in the rural market — is again on the rise in the first six months of the current financial year after staying subdued in the last three fiscals due to inadequate rainfall, the adverse impact of the demonetisation move and a ban imposed by the Supreme Court over the sale of BS III vehicles. In April-August, most of the Hero MotoCorp and TVS Motor offerings in the segment showed an improvement.

 
HYDERABAD: GMR Hyderabad International Airport has announced raising $350 million, or about Rs 2,276 crore, in the international bond market, reflecting the third consecutive US dollar bond offering by GMR Group.

GMR Hyderabad International Airport (GHIAL), a subsidiary of GMR Airports and step down subsidiary of GMR Infrastructure, in a statement on Friday said it plans to entirely refinance the outstanding rupee term loans and external commercial borrowings, apart from deploying them towards partial funding of proposed capital expenditure.


» Post a FREE Classified Advertisement
Inviting Real Estate Agents, Job Placements Agents, Educational Institutes, Software Service Providers, Real Estate Builders, Marriage Bureaus, Travel Agents, Restaurant Owners, Health & Fitness Centers and other Local Businesses to Post a FREE Classified Advertisement on IndiaCatalog.com Classifieds Website.
Jobs in India India Real Estate Automobiles Matrimonials Beauty & Fitness

Add a comment for Fund-raising via IPOs crosses Rs 31,000 cr
Please only use this form to enter comments on the above company. All comments are reviewed before they are displayed on the web site. Not all comments may be displayed. Check back with us to see if your comments have been displayed.
If you want us to email the comments posted by users, please Subscribe by email
Name*
Comments*
Security Code*
 

Be the first person to write a business review for Fund-raising via IPOs crosses Rs 31,000 cr

Most Read News

Reliance Industries eyes selling US shale assets, but only at fair valuation

Reliance Industries, Adani Transmission, Petronet LNG hit record high

Maharashtra Gram Panchayat Elections: BJP leave Cong, Sena, NCP in the dust; win 1311 seats out of 3692

Bajaj Auto Q2 net profit dips marginally to Rs 1,194 cr

New Sebi panel to review stock exchange norms

More India News

India Resource Center
» Free India Classifieds
Introducing IndiaCatalog Free Classifieds. Post your free classified ads. Inviting Real Estate Agents, Travel Agents, Job Placement Agents and others to post their advertisements for free.
» Global Web Directory
Web directory listing of Global companies. Send enquiries to international companies.
» India Yellow Pages
Yellow Pages for Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai, Kolkota, Hyderabad, Pune and more Indian cites.
» Logistics Directory
Find supply chain management consultants, freight forwarders, trucking companies in India.
» Photo Gallery
This page provides you with links to images of India displaying Celebrities Photos,Automobiles Photos,latest Movies Photos,Sports Photos,Photos of Bollywood Stars and many more.
» Agriculture Directory
Find Fresh Vegitables, Fruits, Basmati Rice, Meat, Poultry and Seafood producers in India.
» Real Estate in India
Real Estate directory of India. Find agents, builders and suppliers.
» Gems & Jewellery
Find jewellery, gems and diamond merchants in India.
IndiaCatalog.com
  India Web Directory
Business Profiles
Automotive Directory
IT/ITES/BPO Directory
Hotel Directory
Health Directory
Business Directory
Gems & Jewellery
Education Directory
Real Estate Directory
Agriculture Directory
Logistics Directory
Yellow Pages
NRI Guide
Photo Galleries
Global Web Directory
*** FREE India Classifieds
Safety Tips For Classifieds
Order Premium Listings
Submit a Site
Business Reviews
Home
About us
Link to us
Advertise
Contact us
Google Search Keywords: India Catalog, IndiaCatalog, India Web Directory, India Free Classifieds
    © 1999 - 2017 IndiaCatalog.com
    All Rights Reserved
Privacy Statement    
    © 1999 - 2017 IndiaCatalog.com
    All Rights Reserved
Privacy Statement