27th March 2017
Sub: Schemes of Arrangement by listed entities and (ii) relaxation under Sub-Rule (7) of Rule 19 of the Securities Contracts (Regulation) Rules, 1957
To all Listed companies
Attention of such aforesaid listed companies are drawn to SEBI Circular Ref. No. CFD/DIL3/CIR/2017/26 dated March 23, 2017 (copy available at CSE web-site at www.cse-india.com and SEBI web-site at www.sebi.com) wherein
As per point no. 2 of the aforesaid SEBI Circular “Para 8 of the aforesaid circular provides that the pricing provisions of Chapter VII of SEBI (Issue of Capital and Disclosure Requirements) Regulations, 2009 shall be followed in case of issuance of shares to a select group of shareholders or shareholders of unlisted companies pursuant to such schemes. It is now clarified that the ‘relevant date’ for the purpose of computing pricing shall be the date of Board meeting in which the scheme is approved”.
This is for information & necessary action.
CS Chandrani Datta