Firms made open offers worth Rs 45,412 cr in FY'14

Listed companies made open offers worth Rs 45,412 crore in 2013-14, highest in the past 6 years, with Hindustan Unilever Ltd accounting for the lion's share.

Debt raising via pvt placement at Rs 2.32 lk cr in Apr-Dec

Corporates had raised Rs 1.80 lakh crore during the same period in the previous fiscal.

‘Rs 36,253 cr raised via public equity mkts in 2012'

These offers accounted for as much as 66 percent of the total amount raised. For investors, these sales are substantially risk-free as these are from already listed companies and are at a discount to the market price, said PRIME Database.

Cos raised Rs 2,375cr via rights issue in FY'12; lowest in 8years

Indian companies raised Rs 2,375 crore through rights issue in 2011-12 -- lowest in eight years -- because of dismal market conditions, says Prime Database.

It`s best time now for divestment: PRIME Database

Primary market tracking firm Prime
Database has said it is the best time for the government to
divest its stake in PSUs and it should target at least 60
public offers in five years.