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Ajay Tyagi

Dried up IPO mart: Sebi asks i-bankers to get pricing right

Chairman Ajay Tyagi said Sebi has given go ahead to initial public offers (IPOs) worth over Rs 60,000 crore in 2018.

Dec 18, 2018, 17:06 PM IST

Sebi examining whistleblower complaint against Sun Pharma: Tyagi

A whistleblower had last month approached Sebi with a document alleging various irregularities by the company, its promoter Shanghvi and others.

Dec 13, 2018, 12:31 PM IST

Sebi yet to receive reply from ICICI Bank on Kochhar issue: Ajay Tyagi

The cases under scanner include the bank's Rs 3,250 crore loan to Videocon Group in 2012 and the involvement of Kochhar family members in restructuring of the loan.

Jun 21, 2018, 17:30 PM IST

We are looking into Fortis Healthcare matter, says Sebi chief Ajay Tyagi

The firm has landed in a controversy over alleged regulatory lapses in the transfer of funds to some promoter-linked companies.

Feb 10, 2018, 21:01 PM IST

Sebi puts 10% cross-shareholding cap in mutual funds

The new measure may have an impact on the shareholding pattern of UTI Asset Management Company (AMC), requiring its promoters to lower their stake to 10 percent or below in next one year.

Dec 28, 2017, 17:56 PM IST

Sebi relooking at making defaults disclosures mandatory: Ajay Tyagi

It can be noted that Sebi had withdrawn a circular late September within a day of its issuance that mandated corporates that defaulted on loan repayments or bond payments to immediately report to the regulator and the exchanges.

Dec 14, 2017, 21:29 PM IST

Sebi to probe alleged leak of company earnings on WhatsApp chats

Securities and Exchange Board chairman Ajay Tyagi today confirmed that the regulator has come to know of instances wherein price-sensitive financial data of reputed companies was leaked to right before the earnings were formally made public.

Dec 12, 2017, 19:25 PM IST

Sebi norms for insolvency resolution professionals soon: Tyagi

Sebi chairman Ajay Tyagi noted that the Sebi has already relaxed the norms related to issue of capital and disclosure requirements as well as regulations on substantial acquisition of shares and takeovers to align with the new Bankruptcy & Insolvency Code.

Nov 17, 2017, 16:51 PM IST

Rating upgrade certifies reforms are in right direction: Sebi

Terming Moody's much-awaited sovereign ratings upgrade as "positive inflection point", Sebi chairman Ajay Tyagi has said it is an acknowledgement that the reform measures being taken by government are in the right direction.

Nov 17, 2017, 13:02 PM IST

Markets will need 'sophisticated cyber security': Sebi chief

Touching upon the increasing use of technology in the markets, he also said regulators might have to put in place checks and balances of investor protection in algorithms itself.

Sep 28, 2017, 14:13 PM IST

Sebi chief Ajay Tyagi named among world's top 10 regulators

The index lists 1,000 most influential professionals in order of significance as measured by a series of algorithms and encompasses some 145 jurisdictions, as per the report.

Sep 25, 2017, 21:02 PM IST

Sebi chief pitches for multiple products, fund raising avenues

Tyagi has pitched for "providing for multiple products and fund raising avenues suitable for different profile of investors as well as for catering to the varied financing needs at various stages of economic activities".

Sep 21, 2017, 15:33 PM IST

Infosys stock under scanner as Sebi tracks its price movement

Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) is keeping a track on the stock price movement of information technology major Infosys.

Aug 22, 2017, 13:22 PM IST

Bankruptcy code can help deepen bond markets: Sebi chairman

Capital markets regulator Sebi chairman Ajay Tyagi on Saturday expressed hope that the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC) will help boost investor confidence and encourage fund inflows into the corporate bonds market, especially in low-rated instruments.

Aug 19, 2017, 15:27 PM IST

NSE co-location case 'serious', may need refiling for IPO: Sebi

The National Stock Exchange (NSE) may have to re-file papers for its Rs 10,000-crore IPO after addressing issues related to alleged preferential access given to some brokers, watchdog Sebi's Chairman Ajay Tyagi on Monday said, terming the co-location case as "a serious matter".

Jul 03, 2017, 15:06 PM IST

Sebi asks MFs to hone due diligence, playing on debt funds

Mutual funds have to work on due diligence practices before picking up corporate bonds and should not just rely only on credit ratings given the rising defaults, Sebi chairman Ajay Tyagi said on Thursday.

Jun 29, 2017, 12:27 PM IST

Sebi plans to review norms for credit rating agencies

Regulator Sebi is looking to review the framework for credit rating agencies as it seeks to check the menace of 'rating shopping' and pick-and-choose approach in their actions.

Jun 22, 2017, 17:49 PM IST

Independent directors not independent, says Sebi chief

Sharply critical of the existing corporate governance practices, Sebi chief Ajay Tyagi today said "independent directors are not independent" and audit committees are not working but admitted he does not have a solution to fix the lacunae.

Apr 28, 2017, 19:20 PM IST

Ajay Tyagi assumes office as Sebi Chairman

Senior IAS officer Ajay Tyagi on Wednesday took charge as the Chairman of markets regulator Sebi.

Mar 01, 2017, 17:54 PM IST

Six years at Sebi: Sinha to hang his boots today; Ajay Tyagi to take charge as Sebi chairman

Sebi will see a change of guard on Tuesday with senior IAS officer Ajay Tyagi taking over the chairmanship from U K Sinha, who is leaving with "good memories" after a six-year tenure marked with 'harsh' actions against defaulters and several reforms in capital markets.

Mar 01, 2017, 09:09 AM IST