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Tata Steel raises Rs2,000 crore for long-term financing

Tata Steel raises Rs2,000 crore for long-term financing
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First Published: Thu, May 08 2008. 01 25 PM IST
Updated: Thu, May 08 2008. 01 25 PM IST
PTI
Mumbai: The world’s sixth largest steel maker Tata Steel said on 8 May it has raised Rs2,000 crore through private placement of rupee debentures as part of its long-term financing plan.
“Tata Steel has raised Rs2,000 crore including the green shoe option through private placement of redeemable, non-convertible rupee debentures,” the company said in a filing to the Bombay Stock Exchange.
The issue, which closed on 6 May, opened with an initial size of Rs750 crore and the deemed date of allotment for the debentures was 7 May.
An application has been made to list the debentures on the wholesale debt market segment of the National Stock Exchange (NSE), Tata Steel added.
Each debenture carries a face value of Rs 10 lakh.
The debentures were assigned a rating of AAA (ind) by Fitch Ratings India Private Ltd for the aggregate amount of Rs 2,000 crore. The rating agency also affirmed the National issuer Rating of AAA (ind) for the company.
Shares of Tata Steel were trading at Rs828.20, up 0.39% on BSE in morning trade.
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First Published: Thu, May 08 2008. 01 25 PM IST