Kotak Mahindra Financial institution board undergoes rejig – The Hindu BusinessLine
The board of administrators of Kotak Mahindra Financial institution has undergone a revamp with the appointment of two Impartial Administrators and two Extra Administrators.
The board additionally permitted the fee of dividend on Non-Convertible Perpetual Non-Cumulative Choice Shares (PNCPS) for the interval from August 2, 2018, until March 31, 2019.
“The file date mounted for the aim of fee of dividend is on March 22, 2019,” the lender mentioned in a regulatory submitting.
The financial institution had, in final August, issued 100 crore non-convertible PNCPS of face worth ₹5 every to eligible traders at a problem worth of ₹5 per PNCPS, aggregating to ₹500 crore. The dividend charge on the PNCPS is 8.10 per cent every year. It had additionally helped carry down promoter shareholding to about 20 per cent to satisfy the Reserve Financial institution of India’s norms, although the difficulty is now sub-judice and is being heard by the Bombay Excessive Courtroom.
In the meantime, the board, in its assembly on Thursday and Friday, permitted the re-appointment of Prakash Apte as Impartial Director of the financial institution for a five-year interval from March 16, 2019, to March 17, 2024.
The board additionally appointed Uday Shankar, President of 21st Century Fox, Asia, as Impartial Director of the financial institution from March 16, 2019, for a interval of 5 years.
The board additionally advisable the appointment of KVS Manian initially as an Extra Director appearing as Entire-time Director of the financial institution for a three-year interval, efficient from the date of approval of the Reserve Financial institution of India.
It additionally advisable the appointment of Gaurang Shah initially as an Extra Director appearing as Entire-Time Director of the financial institution for a three-year interval from the time of RBI approval.
All appointments can even be topic to vital approvals from shareholders, the financial institution mentioned.
“The board additionally famous appointment of Narayan SA as Non-Government Chairman of Kotak Securities, subsidiary of the financial institution, with impact from March 14, 2019,” it additional mentioned.
Shares of Kotak Mahindra Financial institution rose 4.31 per cent and closed at ₹1,325.30 apiece on the BSE.