In-Depth Workshop on Fund Raising Through IPO
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Initial Public Offerings (IPOs) are a common source of public fund raising for companies in a growth phase looking for capital to expand. They also give a smooth & fruitful partial or full exit to existing investors. India's IPO market has recorded very strong performance in last 3 years with nearly 60 companies raising Rs. 45000 crore (USD 6.8 billion) through public fund raising with a combination of primary fund raise and offer for sale by existing shareholders. IPOs continue to be driven by a combination bullish market sentiments and robust regulatory framework.

VCCircle’s upcoming workshop on “Fund Raising through IPOs” will help participants to understand the IPO markets, process and procedures involved, how to prepare for an IPO, due diligence requirements, dos and don’ts and various compliance requirements.

Learning Outcome:
Grasp the nitty-gritty of the IPO processes and procedures, when should one think about an IPO, what to keep in mind while preparing for an IPO, and the various associated requirements and compliances.

Target Group:
  • Corporates - Mid-Sized corporates, particularly in growing businesses
  • Corporates which have received early and round one funding from financial investors
  • Promoters, CEOs, CFOs, Finance Directors, Directors
  • Company Secretary, Legal Consultants, Legal Advisors
  • Any corporate who wishes to raise funds through the capital market route

Overview of fund raising Avenues for Indian Corporates
  • Constituents of Indian Securities Market
  • Fund raising options and instruments
  • Benefits of listing
  • India securities market performance in the recent past
  • India IPO experiences (Main Board, SME and ITP)

Hand Holding for IPO Process and Procedures
  • Transaction structuring
  • Advisory on timing and sizing
  • Due-diligence responsibility
  • SEBI co-ordination
  • Valuation approach for IPO    
  • Marketing
      Case Study

Introduction to an Indian IPO- An Exchange Perspective
  • De-coding Listing  Agreement
  • Exchange Listing requirement
  • Investor categories in Capital Market transactions
    Case Study – IPO & Listing  process

Key regulatory framework for IPO
  • Key applicable regulations
  • IPO eligibility norms and modes (fixed price v/s book-building)
  • Dilution requirements
  • Corporate Governance compliance
  • Book-building process overview
  • Key obligations post-listing
     Case Study – IPO Compliance

Due Diligence & Disclosure aspects for an IPO
  • Due-diligence requirements
  • Critical disclosure requirements (financial, business, secretarial and legal)
  • Role of CFO and Company Secretary
  • Disclosure responsibilities of the Board
  • Liability for misstatements/ omissions in Prospectus
     Case Study - IPO Due Diligence

Aditya George Cheriyan Aditya George Cheriyan Associate Partner, Khaitan & Co
Subhayu Sen Subhayu Sen Associate Partner, Khaitan & Co
Girish Joshi Girish Joshi Senior General Manager & Head Listing, BSE Limited
Abhijit Vaidya Abhijit Vaidya Executive Director and Co-Head, Equity Corporate Finance, Kotak Mahindra Capital Company Limited.

Date: 28st April
Venue: The Lalit, Mumbai,
Sahar Airport Road, Andheri East, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400059

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The Chennai Angels

The Chennai Angels (TCA, is one of India’s most active angel investing groups. Founded in the year 2007, it is comprised of successful entrepreneurs and business leaders with a track record of starting and scaling large enterprises. Additionally, several seed and venture capital firms hold institutional membership in the group. Though it is located in Chennai, TCA’s investing members and portfolio investments are not limited by geography. Unusually for an angel investing group, TCA has a diversified portfolio that goes well beyond a restrictive tech focus, reflecting the diversity of its members’ interests. TCA portfolio companies benefit from the collective expertise and rolodex of its members.

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Corporate Law Reporter

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Delhi Angels

Delhi Angels network is a group of angel investors keen to facilitate early stage enterprises to grow by providing funding and mentoring support.

From last few years we are working in building startup ecosystem and figured out fundraising is one of the problem most of entrepreneurs faces this. Through we have helped numerous startups in team building, Co-founder matching and raised funds for more than 14+ Startups and impacted +500 startups.

After interacting numerous startup founders, we started Delhi angels with a vision of investing in early stage ventures and getting good traction. “We got great support from Delhi startups community and now we expect same in Delhi Angels community”

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CFA Society India

CFA Society India (Indian Association of Investment Professionals), established in April 2005, is an association of local investment professionals, consisting of portfolio managers, security analysts, investment advisers, and other financial professionals. As one of the over 149 CFA Institute member societies, CFA Society India connects local members to a global network of investment professionals.

For more than 60 years, CFA Institute and Member Societies such as CFA Society India, have held educational events featuring prominent investment professionals and thought leaders, and as the number of investment professionals across India continue to grow, we are committed to offering quality educational and networking opportunities in the region.

The key objectives of the society are to:

• Promote ethical and professional standards within the investment industry in India
• Facilitate the exchange of information and opinions among people within the local investment community and beyond
• Work to further the public’s understanding of the CFA® designation and the investment industry.

* CFA Society India is a registered trademark of CFA Institute licensed to be used by the Indian Association of Investment Professionals.”

Standard Fee: INR 15,000 + Service tax (15%)

Early Bird Discount: 10% off till 15th April  i.e. INR 13,500 + 15% Service Tax

For more queries speak to Nadeem on 91-022-61456106 / 91-8879901184 or write at   

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Cheque/DD to be made in favor of: Mosaic Media Ventures Pvt Ltd (payable in New Delhi to:

Mosaic Media Ventures Pvt. Ltd.
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Sector -2, Noida - 201301

Please attach a note with details of the cheque.
Name of the delegate(s), Organization, Designation, Address, Contact No., E-mail ID

You can also directly deposit cash, submit cheque or transfer online to our HSBC Bank a/c:
Account name: Mosaic Media Ventures Pvt. Ltd.
Account no: 499324051001
Branch Name: Noida Sector 18
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Refund and Substitution Policy (Differ from one programme to other, please read carefully):

• No refunds will be granted for cancellations made within 7 days of the workshop. Those delegates who have confirmed and do not attend, are liable to pay the full course fee and no refunds will be granted.
• Cancellation fee of 50% will be applicable 15 days prior to the workshop.
• Cancellation fee of 25% will be applicable up to 21 days prior to the workshop.
• Participants can cancel their registration 30 days prior to the event for a full refund.
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• Participants will be refunded the registration fee in full in case the workshop gets cancelled.
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