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Cigniti Technologies Ltd.

BSE: 534758 Sector: IT
NSE: CIGNITITEC ISIN Code: INE675C01017
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VOLUME 7141
52-Week high 506.00
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P/E 18.23
Mkt Cap.(Rs cr) 979.65
Buy Price 0.00
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Sell Price 372.35
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OPEN 380.00
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VOLUME 7141
52-Week high 506.00
52-Week low 363.45
P/E 18.23
Mkt Cap.(Rs cr) 979.65
Buy Price 0.00
Buy Qty 0.00
Sell Price 372.35
Sell Qty 50.00

Cigniti Technologies Ltd. (CIGNITITEC) - Auditors Report

Company auditors report

To the Members of Cigniti Technologies Limited

Report on the Standalone Financial Statements

We have audited the accompanying standalone financial statements of CignitiTechnologies Limited ("the Company") which comprises the Balance Sheet as onMarch 31 2016 the Statement of Profit and Loss and Cash Flow Statement for the year thenended and a summary of significant accounting policies and other explanatory information.

Management’s Responsibility for the Standalone Financial Statements

The Company's Board of Directors is responsible for the matters stated in Section134(5) of the Companies Act 2013 ('the act') with respect to the preparation andpresentation of these standalone financial statements that give a true and fair view ofthe financial position financial performance and cash flows of the Company in accordancewith the accounting principles generally accepted in India including the AccountingStandards specified under Section 133 of the Act read with rule 7 of Companies (Accounts)Rules 2014. This responsibility includes maintenance of adequate accounting records inaccordance with the provisions of the Act for safeguarding the assets of the Company andfor preventing and detecting frauds and other irregularities; selection and application ofappropriate accounting policies; making judgments and estimates that are reasonable andprudent; design implementation and maintenance of adequate internal financial controlsthat are operating effectively for ensuring the accuracy and completeness of theaccounting records relevant to the preparation and presentation of the financialstatements that give a true and fair view and are free from material misstatement whetherdue to fraud or error.

Auditor’s Responsibility

Our responsibility is to express an opinion on these standalone financial statementsbased on our audit.

We have taken into account the provisions of the Act the accounting and auditingstandards and matters which are required to be included in the audit report under theprovisions of the Act and the Rules made there under.

We conducted our audit in accordance with the Standards on Auditing specified underSection 143(10) of the Act. Those Standards require that we comply with ethicalrequirements and plan and perform the audit to obtain reasonable assurance about whetheror not the financial statements are free from material misstatement.

An audit involves performing procedures to obtain audit evidence about the amounts anddisclosures in the financial statements. The procedures selected depend on the auditor'sjudgment including the assessment of the risks of material misstatement of the financialstatements whether due to fraud or error. In making those risk assessments the auditorconsiders internal financial control relevant to the Company's preparation of thefinancial statements that give a true and fair view in order to design audit proceduresthat are appropriate in the circumstances. An audit also includes evaluating theappropriateness of accounting policies used and the reasonableness of the accountingestimates made by the Company's Directors as well as evaluating the overall presentationof the financial statements.

We believe that the audit evidence we have obtained is sufficient and appropriate toprovide a basis for our audit opinion on the financial statements.

Opinion

In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanationsgiven to us the aforesaid financial statements give the information required by the Actin the manner so required and give a true and fair view in conformity with the accountingprinciples generally accepted in India of the state of affairs of the Company as on March31 2016 its profit and its cash flows for the year ended on that date.

Report on Other Legal and Regulatory Requirements

1. As required by the Companies (Auditor's Report) Order 2016 ("the Order")issued by the Central Government of India in terms of sub-section (11) of section 143 ofthe Act we give in the Annexure A a statement on the matters Specified in paragraphs 3and 4 of the Order.

2. As required by section 143(3) of the Act we further report that:

a) We have sought and obtained all the information and explanations which to the bestof our knowledge and belief were necessary for the purpose of our audit;

b) In our opinion proper books of account as required by law have been kept by theCompany so far as appears from our examination of those books;

c) The Balance Sheet Statement of Profit and Loss and the Cash Flow Statement dealtwith by this Report are in agreement with the books of account;

d) In our opinion the aforesaid standalone financial statements comply with theapplicable Accounting Standards specified under Section 133 of the Act read with Rule 7of the Companies (Accounts) Rules 2014;

e) On the basis of written representations received from the directors as on March 312016 and taken on record by the Board of Directors none of the directors is disqualifiedas on March 31 2016 from being appointed as a director in terms of Section 164(2) of theAct;

f) With respect to the adequacy of the internal financial controls over financialreporting of the Company and the operating effectiveness of such controls refer to ourseparate report in Annexure B';

g) With respect to other matters to be included in the Auditor's Report in accordancewith Rule 11 of the Companies (Audit and Auditors) Rules 2014 in our opinion and to thebest of our information and according to the explanations given to us:

i. The Company does not have any pending litigations which would impact its financialposition.

ii. The Company did not have any long-term contracts including derivative contracts forwhich there were any material foreseeable losses.

iii. There has been no delay in transferring amounts required to be transferred tothe Investor Education and Protection Fund by the Company during the year ended March312016.

For P. Murali & CO.
Chartered Accountants
Firm Registration No : 007257S
P. Murali Mohana Rao
Place: Hyderabad Partner
Date: May 30 2016 M.No023412

Annexure A to the Auditors Report

Annexure referred to in Independent Auditors Report to the Members of CignitiTechnologies Limited on the standalone financial statements for the year ended March 312016 we report that:

i. (a) The Company has maintained proper records showing full particulars includingquantitative details and situation of fixed assets.

(b) As explained to us fixed assets have been physically verified by the management atregular intervals; as informed to us no material discrepancies were noticed on suchverification. In our opinion the frequency of verification is reasonable.

(c) According to the information and explanations given to us and on the basis of ourexamination of records of the Company the title deeds of immovable properties are held inthe name of the Company.

ii. The Company is a service Company primarily rendering software testing services.Accordingly it does not hold any physical inventories. Thus this clause is notapplicable to the Company.

iii. The Company has not granted any loans secured or unsecured to companies firmsLimited Liability partnerships or other parties covered in the register maintained undersection 189 of the Companies Act 2013. Therefore the provisions of Clause 3(iii)(iii)(a) (iii)(b) and (iii)(c) of the said order are not applicable to the Company.

iv. The Company has not granted any loans or made any Invetments or provided anyguarantee or security to the parties covered under section 185 and 186 of the Act.Therefore the provisions of clause 3(iv) of the said order are not applicable to theCompany.

v. The Company has not accepted any deposits from the public covered under Section 73to 76 of the Companies Act 2013 and rules framed there under to the extent notified.

vi. The Central Government has not prescribed the maintenance of cost records undersection 148(1) of the Act for any of the services rendered by the Company.

vii. (a) According to the information and explanations given to us and based on therecords of the Company examined by us the Company is generally regular in depositing theundisputed statutory dues including Provident Fund Employees' State InsuranceIncome-tax Service Tax Custom Duty Excise Duty and other material statutory dues asapplicable except few delays in payment with the appropriate authorities in India;

(b) There are undisputed amounts payable in respect of Provident Fund Employees' StateInsurance Income-tax Service Tax Custom Duty Excise Duty and other material statutorydues in arrears as on March 31 2016 for a period of more than 6 months for the date theybecame payable.

(c) According to the information and explanations given to us and based on the recordsof the Company examined by us there are no dues of Income Tax Wealth Tax Service TaxSales Tax Customs Duty and Excise Duty which have not been deposited on account of anydisputes.

viii. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to usthe Company has not defaulted in repayment of dues to financial institution or banks orGovernment or dues to debenture holders as at the balance sheet date.

ix. The Company has not raised any money by way of initial public officer furtherpublic offer (including debt instruments) and term loans. Accordingly the provisions ofthis clause are not applicable to the Company.

x. According to the information and explanations given to us no material fraud by theCompany or on the Company by its officers or employees has been noticed or reported duringthe course of our Audit.

xi. The Company has paid/provided for managerial remuneration in accordance with therequisite approvals mandate by the provisions of section 197 read with schedule V to theAct.

xii. As the Company is not a Nidhi Company and the Nidhi Rules 2014 are not applicableto it the Provisions of clause 3(xii) of the order are not applicable to the Company.

xiii. The Company has entered into transactions with related parties in compliance withthe provisions of section 177 and 188 of the Act. The details of such related partytransactions have been disclosed in the financial statements as required under Accountingstandard (AS) 18 related party disclosures specified under section 133 of the Act readwith rule 7 of the Companies (Accounts) Rules 2014.

xiv. The Company has not made any preferential allotment of private placement of sharesor fully or partly convertible debentures during the year under review. Accordingly theprovisions of clause 3(xiv) of the Order are not applicable to the Company.

xv. The Company has not entered into non-cash transactions with its directors orpersons connected with him. Accordingly the provisions of clause 3(xv) of the Order arenot applicable to the Company.

xvi. The Company is not required to be registered under section 45-IA of The ReserveBank of India Act 1934. Accordingly the provisions of clause 3(xvi) of the order are notapplicable to the Company.

For P. Murali & CO.
Chartered Accountants
Firm Registration No : 007257S
P. Murali Mohana Rao
Place: Hyderabad Partner
Date: May 30 2016 M.No 023412

Annexure B to the Independent Auditor's Report

Report on the Internal Financial Controls under clause (i) of the Sub-section 3 of theSection 143 of the Companies Act 2013 (‘The Act’)

We have audited the internal financial controls over financial reporting of CignitiTechnologies Limited ('the Company') as of March 31 2016 in conjunction with our audit ofstandalone financial statements of the Company for the year ended on that date.

Management’s Responsibility for Internal Financial Controls

The Company's management is responsible for establishing and maintaining internalfinancial controls based on the internal control over financial reporting criteriaestablished by the Company considering the essential components of internal control statedin the Guidance Note on Audit of Internal Financial Controls Over Financial Reportingissued by the Institute of Charted Accountants of India (ICAI). These responsibilitiesinclude the design implementation and maintenance of adequate internal financial controlsthat were operating effectively for ensuring the orderly and efficient conduct of itsbusiness including adherence to Company's policies the safeguarding of its assets theprevention and detection of frauds and errors the accuracy and completeness of theaccounting records and the timely preparation of reliable financial information asrequired under the Act.

Auditor’s Responsibility

Our responsibility is to express an opinion on the company's internal financialcontrols over financial reporting based on our Audit. We conducted our audit in accordancewith the Guidance note on Audit of Internal Financial Controls Over Financial Reporting(the "Guidance Note") and the standards on Auditing deed to be prescribed undersection 143(10) of the Act to the extent applicable to an Audit of Internal FinancialControls both applicable to an audit of Internal Financial Controls and both issued bythe ICAI. These standards and guidance note require that we comply with ethicalrequirements and plan and performed the audit to obtain reasonable assurance about whetheradequate internal financial controls over financial reporting was established andmaintained and if such controls operated effectively in all material respects.

Our audit involves performing procedures to obtain audit evidence about the adequacy ofthe internal financial controls system over financial reporting and their operatingeffectiveness. Our Audit of internal financial controls over financial reporting includedobtaining an understanding of internal financial controls over financial reportingassessing the risk that a material weakness exists and testing and evaluating the designand operating effectiveness of internal control based on the assessed risk. The proceduresselected depend on the Auditor's Judgment including the assessment of the risk of martialmisstatement of the financial statements whether due to fraud or error.

We believe that the audit evidence we have obtained is sufficient and appropriate toprovide a basis for our audit opinion and the Company's internal financial control systemover financial reporting.

Meaning of Internal Financial Controls over Financial Reporting

A Company's internal financial control over financial reporting is a process designedto provide reasonable assurance regarding the reliability of financial reporting and thepreparation of financial statements for external purposes in accordance with generallyaccepted accounting principles. A Company's internal financial control over financialreporting includes these policies and procedures that (1) pertain to the maintenance ofrecords that in reasonable detail accurately and fairly reflect the transactions anddispositions of the assets of the Company; (2) provide reasonable assurance thattransactions are recorded as necessary to permit preparation of financial statements inaccordance with generally accepted principles and that receipts and expenditures of theCompany are being made only in accordance with authorization of management and directorsof the Company; and (3) provide reasonable assurance regarding prevention or timelydetection of unauthorized acquisition use or disposition of the Company's assets thatcould have a material effect on the financial statements.

Inherent Limitation of Internal Financial Controls over Financial Reporting

Because of the inherent limitation of internal financial controls over financialreporting including the possibility of collusion or improper management override ofcontrols material misstatements due to error or fraud my occur and not be deducted. AlsoProjections of any evaluation of the internal financial controls over financial reportingto future periods are subject to the risk that the internal financial control overfinancial reporting may become in adequate because of changes in conditions or that thedegree of compliance with the policies or procedures may deteriorate.

Opinion

In our opinion the Company has in all material respects an adequate internalfinancial controls system over financial reporting and such internal financial controlsover financial reporting were operating effectively as on March 312016 based on theinternal control over financial reporting criteria established by the Company consideringthe essential components of internal control stated in the Guidance Note on Audit ofInternal Financial Controls Over Financial Reporting issued by the Institute of CharteredAccountants of India.

For P. Murali & CO.
Chartered Accountants
Firm Registration No : 007257S
P. Murali Mohana Rao
Place: Hyderabad Partner
Date: May 30 2016 M.No 023412

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