Sebi asks for ultimate beneficial owners' information in Adani firms

The custodians are directed to provide information in 15 days

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Securities and Exchange Board of India

Shrimi Choudhary New Delhi
The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has written to the custodians of foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) owning shares in six Adani Group firms, seeking information on their ultimate beneficial owners (UBO).

These funds include Albula Investment Fund, Cresta Fund, and APMS Investment Fund.

A bulk of India investments of these firms is concentrated in Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone, Adani Enterprises, Adani Green Energy, Adani Power, Adani Transmission, and Adani Total Gas. Regulatory sources said the capital markets regulator is looking into the holding structure of these foreign-based funds to ensure there is compliance with Sebi regulations.

The regulator is

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First Published: Jul 28 2021 | 6:05 AM IST

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