To close the loop on combating money laundering, the Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) came up with the Companies (Significant Beneficial Ownership) Rules, 2019, which facilitates identification of the individuals who are holding ult..
The Corporate Insolvency Resolution Process (CIRP) will get a boost with the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) amended its Regulations to remove the hurdles.
THE SEBI came with the amendments for ensuring the compliance with SEBI regulations by listed entities undergoing the 'Corp..
Introducing a modern bankruptcy framework is one of the most significant reforms put in place by the Government of India. It has won praise from multilateral institutions such as the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund and is one of the prime reasons, amongst others, for India’s big..
SEBI in its Board meeting (SEBI PR No. 130/2014 dated 19 November 2014) had discussed the conversion of existing listing agreements into a single comprehensive regulation for various types of listed securities. Finally, the SEBI notified the SEBI Listing Regulations aiming to consolidate and streaml..
The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) has long back introduced some set of rules and norms, which are supplementary to the Companies Act, 1956, called as ‘Secretarial Standards’ and popularly termed as ‘SS’.
ICSI is the pioneer and the ..
Just as AGM season starts the Ministry of Corporate Affairs has dropped a bombshell that e-voting provisions in the Companies Act, 2013 do not become mandatory till 2015. This would have been good news but it may have come too late.
Shareholders of a Company have been expressi..
Putting in place a stronger mechanism to check non-compliance of Listing Conditions, the market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) came up with its circular vide CIR/MRD/DSA/31/2013 dated September 30, 2013 (Circular) directing amendment to bye-laws of Recog..
In continuation to what was seen as a transition towards the speedy and effective redressal of investor’s complaints, the market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) came up with its circular vide CIR/OIAE/1/2013 dated April 17, 2013 (Circular) mandating the redressal of ..