Vijay Shekar Sharma and Harsh Goenka’s happy SEBI nod.

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Market controller SEBI as of late gave the go-ahead to the underlying offer of Paytm, getting the way for one free from the greatest IPOs found in the Indian market. The issue will see the issuance of new value shares, just as CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharma and different advertisers weaken their stake. Participating in the party, tycoon Harsh Goenka shared a video showing how joyed Sharma may have been to get the guard dog’s endorsement for coasting the IPO.

In a new Twitter post, Goenka shared an old video of Sharma making something happen on the well-known ‘Apni To Jaise Taise’ from Amitabh Bachchan’s Laawaris, and surprisingly label  the Paytm originator. The director of RPG bunch inscribed his post: “Scenes at Paytm office after SEBI endorses probably India’s biggest initial public offering.”

Here are the tweets:



Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), on Friday, gave its endorsement to advanced monetary administrations major Paytm to raise ₹16,600 crores through starting public proposition (IPO). The Vijay Shekhar Sharma-drove organization is relied upon to hit the trades before the current month’s over and is intending to skirt the pre-IPO share deal rounds to quick track posting.

As per the draft IPO records, the organization intends to raise ₹8,300 crores through the new issue of value shares and another ₹8,300 crores through the proposition available to be purchased (OFS) course. Under the proposed OFS, Sharma and Alibaba bunch firms will weaken a portion of their stake in the proposed offer available to be purchased.

Alibaba bunch firm Antfin (Netherlands) Holding BV is relied upon to sell no less than 5% stake to bring its shareholding under 25% to follow administrative prerequisites, as indicated by a source.

According to the records, financial backers selling stake incorporate Antfin (Netherlands) Holding BV (which has a 29.6 percent stake), Alibaba.Com Singapore E-Commerce Private Ltd (7.2 percent), and Elevation Capital V FII Holdings Ltd (0.7 percent).

Additionally, Elevation Capital V Ltd (which has a 0.6 percent stake), SAIF III Mauritius Company Ltd (12.1 percent), SAIF Partners India IV Ltd (5.1 percent), SVF Panther (Cayman) Ltd (1.3 percent), and BH International Holdings (2.8 percent) will likewise sell the stake.