Corporate Laws & Corporate Governance Committee The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India 18th January, 2021 ANNOUNCEMENT Sub: Relaxation by SEBI for non-submission of hard copy of Annual Report to Shareholders and dispension from sending proxy forms in case meeting is held electronically by Listed Entities till 31.12.2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic This is to inform you that Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) pursuant to the relaxations granted by MCA, has rela..
Corporate Laws & Corporate Governance Committee The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India 18th January, 2021 ANNOUNCEMENT Sub: Amendment in provision of SEBI (ICDR) Regulations, 2018 relating to cases where minimum promoter’s contribution is not required As per Securities and Exchange Board of India (Issue of Capital And Disclosure Requirements) Regulations, 2018, Regulation 112 has been amended where minimum promoter’s contribution is not required. After amen..
SEBI Board Meeting The SEBI Board met in Mumbai today. The out of station Members joined the meeting through video conferencing. The Board, inter-alia, took the following decisions: I. Amendments to SEBI (Mutual Funds) Regulations, 1996 SEBI, in consultation with various stakeholders, undertook a detailed exercise on review of SEBI (Mutual Funds) Regulations, 1996 (hereinafter called as “MF Regulations”) and various circulars issued thereunder in order to examine certain po..
Consultation Paper Review of framework of Innovators Growth platform (IGP) under SEBI (Issue of Capital and Disclosure Requirements) Regulations, 2018. 1. Objective 1.1. The objective of this discussion paper is to seek comments / views from various stakeholders including start-ups in particular, market intermediaries and the public on the framework of Innovators Growth platform (IGP) under Chapter X of SEBI (Issue of Capital and Disclosure Requirements) Regulations, 2018 (the SEBI ICD..
Cabinet approves the proposal of Securities & Exchange Board of India (SEBI) to sign Bilateral Memorandum of Understanding between India and Luxembourg The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval for the proposal of Securities & Exchange Board of India (SEBI) to sign a bilateral Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between Securities and Exchange Board of India and Financial and Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (CSSF), Luxembo..
Consultation Paper - Compliance Standards for Index Providers 1. Objective To solicit the comments / views from market participants on compliance standards for index providers, to enhance greater level of transparency, promoting the reliability of benchmark determinations, addressing benchmark governance and accountability mechanisms, by providing a broad framework for index providers managing / maintaining Indices. 2. Background 2.1. To create an overarching framework of Principles ..
CIRCULAR SEBI/HO/MIRSD/RTAMB/CIR/P/2020/236 December 02, 2020 To All Listed Companies (through Stock Exchanges) All Registrars to an Issue & Share Transfer Agents (RTA) All Depositories All Recognized Stock Exchanges All Depository Participants (DP) Dear Sir/ Madam, Sub: Operational guidelines for Transfer and Dematerialization of re-lodged physical shares 1. SEBI, vide circular no. SEBI/HO/MIRSD/RTAMB/CIR/P/2020/166 dated September 07, 2020, has fixed March 31, 2021 as the..
In exercise of powers conferred under Section 11 (1) of the Securities and Exchange Board of India Act, 1992 and in order to protect the interests of investors in securities and to regulate the securities market, SEBI has directed all Listed Companies (through Stock Exchanges), Registrars to an Issue & Share Transfer Agents (RTAs), Depositories, Recognized Stock Exchanges, Depository Participants (DP) for Re-lodgement of Transfer Requests of Shares in terms of Regulation 40 (1) of SEBI (List..
Overview Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) vide Notification/Circular No. SEBI/HO/DDHS/DDHS/CIR/P/2020/231 dated 13th November 2020, has published non-compliance with provisions related to continuous disclosures in the exercise of the powers conferred under sections 11(1) and 11A(2) of the SEBI Act, 1992 read with Section 9 and 21 of Securities Contracts (Regulation) Act, 1956. The Circular is issued to All Recognized Stock Exchanges All Depositories All issuer..
SEBI has issued on September 11, 2020, a consultation paper recommending amendments to the SEBI (Listing Obligations and Disclosure Requirements) Regulations, 2015, (hereinafter referred to as “Listing Regulations”) which have wide-spread ramifications. Before making the amendments operational, SEBI has elicited responses from the stakeholders on the proposal's latest by October 11, 2020, so that these could be considered before implementation of the recommendations. A critica..
The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) on Friday 11th Sep 2020 announced a detailed structure for multi-cap Mutual Funds. How these changes in Multi cap funds impact you as an Investor? What is the opportunity in Direct Equity in Mid and Small cap? What action is to be taken in response to this announcement? Do we need to change portfolio allocation? Do we stop SIP in Multi cap funds? We answer all the above questions for you in the most simplistic manner. ..