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Adani Wilmar IPO: Issue gets 57 per cent subscription on first day

On Tuesday, the edible oil major raised Rs 940 crore from anchor investors

PTI New Delhi Published 28.01.22, 03:34 AM
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The initial public offering of edible oil major Adani Wilmar received a 57 per cent subscription on the first day of the issue on Thursday. The IPO received bids for 7,04,43,165 shares against 12,25,46,150 shares on offer, according to an update on the BSE.

The portion for retail individual investors (RIIs) received 96 per cent subscription, while qualified institutional buyers (QIBs) got 30 per cent and non-institutional investors 54 per cent.


The IPO of up to Rs 3,600 crore is in a price range of Rs 218-230 per share. Adani Wilmar, which sells cooking oils and some other food products under the Fortune brand, is a 50:50 joint venture between business conglomerate Adani group and Singapore-based Wilmar.

On Tuesday, Adani Wilmar had raised Rs 940 crore from anchor investors. The proceeds of the public issue will be used to fund capital expenditure, reduce debt and for acquisitions.

The public issue will close on January 31.

Kotak Mahindra Capital Company, JPMorgan India, BofA Securities India, Credit Suisse Securities (India), ICICI Securities, HDFC Bank Ltd and BNP Paribas are the managers to the offer.

BoAt offer

Imagine Marketing, owner of consumer electronics brand BoAt, has filed a preliminary prospectus with capital markets regulator Sebi to raise Rs 2,000 crore through an initial public offering (IPO).

The public issue consists of a fresh issue of equity shares, aggregating up to Rs 900 crore and an offer for sale aggregating up to Rs 1,100 crore, according to the draft red herring prospectus (DRHP).

The company will use proceeds from the fresh issue towards payment of debt. The payment of debt will assist the company in maintaining a favourable debt to equity ratio.

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