Guide to SEBI, Capital Issues, Debentures and Listing is a treatise on securities laws and an encyclopedia on the Indian capital market, encompassing its entire conceptual, legal and procedural framework, comprising the SEBI Act, Securities Contracts (Regulation) Act, Depositories Act, rules, regulations, relevant circulars, forms, consultative papers and committee reports, guidance notes, compliance and procedural checklists, model agreements, resolutions for board and general meetings and frequently asked questions. Considering the major amendments in the SEBI Act and Companies Act and the Regulations thereunder and relevant FEMA Regulations, this book has been revamped and rewritten to reflect the current legal and regulatory framework of securities laws and the updated compliance and procedural aspects for all types of capital issues. This fifth edition consists of 94 Chapters divided into 16 Parts.
K Sekhar is a Chartered Accountant, a Cost and Management Accountant and a Company Secretary. He had the rare distinction of passing CA, CMA and CS Examinations at the age of just 23, securing the 25th rank in CA and 7th rank in CMA Final examination. He is associated with a large international group as Head - Legal and Company Secretary and is on the Board of several companies. In a distinguished career spanning over 35 years, Sekhar has acquired a wealth of experience and expertise in diverse areas spanning company law, securities laws, corporate finance, capital issues, joint ventures and private equity, mergers, demergers and acquisitions, foreign direct investment, investment banking, depository services, international and domestic arbitration, litigation management, corporate governance, compliance management and contracts drafting. He combines a rare blend of academic erudition with professional expertise in all the above areas and has a forte for structuring innovative solutions to financial, legal and business problems.
Sekhar has been a Specialist Editor to A Ramaiya’s “Guide to the Companies Act” and has also authored books on Company Law and Investor Servicing. He was the Chairman of the Eastern India Regional Council of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India in 2005. He is a member of the Auditing Standards Board of ICSI and a member of the Governance TaskForce of CII – Eastern Region. His articles have appeared in various professional journals and newspapers. He has been a regular speaker at seminars and workshops organised by various professional bodies. He is a voracious reader, a passionate photographer and an ardent music lover. He has been a Yoga practitioner for more than four decades and has a spiritual approach to life. He has been spearheading an initiative for providing scholarships to needy and meritorious children for the last two decades. He attributes his excellence in the academic and professional spheres to his champion mind-set, hard work, discipline, dedication, detail orientation, commitment, perseverance, his supportive family and above all, the infinite Grace of the Almighty.
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