October 1, 2020

5Paisa Capital fund elevating: 5paisa Capital will get board approval to lift Rs 1,150 cr by way of fairness, bonds



NEW DELHI: Digital low cost brokerage agency 5paisa Capital on Thursday stated it plans to lift as much as Rs 1,150 crore by issuing fairness shares and different devices.

The board of administrators at their assembly held on September 3, 2020, thought-about to lift fund not exceeding Rs 900 crore by way of issuance of fairness shares together with warrants or some other safety, 5paisa Capital stated in a regulatory submitting.

The corporate stated it plans to lift the fund by way of preferential allotment, certified institutional placement, situation of warrants or some other modes in a number of tranches.

Moreover, the board additionally cleared the proposal for elevating as much as Rs 250 crore by way of issuance of non-convertible debentures on a personal placement foundation, it added.

Amongst others, the board of administrators additionally authorised the appointment of Ravi Garikipati as an extra non-executive and impartial director with impact from September 3, 2020.

5paisa Capital stated it’ll search approval from members by way of postal poll for the fundraise plan and appointment of Garikipati.

Garikipati is an entrepreneur and technologist with over 30 years of expertise largely in know-how and government management roles.

He was chief know-how officer at Flipkart up to now and has lately co-founded fintech start-up Davinta Finserv focussing on monetary inclusion for the underside of the pyramid.

Shares of 5paisa closed at Rs 378.85 apiece on BSE, up 4.50 per cent from the earlier shut.