Shiv Kamal Impex Ltd.
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Shiv Kamal Impex Ltd. (SHIVKAMALIMPEX) - Director Report
Company director report
Shivkamal Impex Limited
Your Directors have pleasure in presenting the 33rd Annual Report on thebusiness and operations of the Company together with the audited Financial Statements ofthe Company for the financial year ended March 31 2018.
A summary of the financial performance of the Company during the financial year 2017-18along with previous year figures are given below:
EXTRACT OF ANNUAL RETURN
Pursuant to the provisions of Section 92 and 134 of the Companies Act 2013 read withthe allied Rules an extract of Annual Return in the prescribed Form MGT-9 is annexed tothis Report as Annexure-I.
NUMBER OF BOARD MEETINGS
The Board of Directors of the Company meets at regular intervals to take businessdecisions and to discuss the performance of the Company. During the financial year endedMarch 31 2018 the Board of Directors met five times viz. on 23/05/2017 07/09/201715/11/2017 30/11/2017 and 09/02/2018. The maximum interval between any two meetings wasnot more than one hundred and twenty days. There was no resolution passed by circulationby the Board of Directors pursuant to the provisions of Section 175 of the Companies Act2013.
Notice of the Board/ Committee Meeting(s) together with the Agenda of the items to betransacted at the Board Meeting(s) were sent to all the Directors at least seven daysbefore the date of the Board Meeting in order to enable the Directors to take an informeddecision.
DIRECTORS' RESPONSIBILITY STATEMENT
Pursuant to the provisions of Section 134(3)(c) read with Section 134(5) of theCompanies Act 2013 the Directors hereby confirm that:
i. in the preparation of the annual accounts the applicable accounting standards havebeen followed along with proper explanation relating to material departures;
ii. they have selected such accounting policies and applied them consistently and madejudgements and estimates that are reasonable and prudent so as to give a true and fairview of the state of affairs of the Company at the end of the financial year and of theprofit and loss of the Company for that period;
iii. they have taken proper and sufficient care for the maintenance of adequateaccounting records in accordance with the provisions of the Companies Act 2013 forsafeguarding the assets of the Company and for preventing and detecting fraud and otherirregularities;
iv. they have prepared the annual accounts on a going concern basis;
v. they have laid down internal financial controls to be followed by the Company andthat such internal financial controls are adequate and are operating effectively;
vi. they have devised proper systems to ensure compliance with the provisions of allapplicable laws and that such systems are adequate and operating effectively.
During the year under review no incident of fraud has been reported by the StatutoryAuditors to the Audit Committee pursuant to the provisions of Section 143(12) of theCompanies Act 2013.
DECLARATION FROM INDEPENDENT DIRECTORS
The Company has received the Declaration of Independence from its Independent Directors
i.e. Mr. Girish Chand Jain (DIN: 00266932) and Mr. Surinder Kumar Nagpal (01171148)confirming that they meet the criteria of independence as provided in section 149(6) ofthe Companies Act 2013 and that they are not disqualified from continuing theirappointment as Independent Director.
NOMINATION AND REMUNERATION POLICY
The Company's Policy on Director's appointment and remuneration including criteria fordetermining qualifications positive attributes independence of a Director and othermatters as provided under Section 178(3) of the Companies Act 2013 can be accessed on theCompany's website at http://www.shivkamalimpex.com/pdf/policies/Revised%20PQLICY%200N%20 DIRECTORS %20APPQINTMENT%20AND%20REMUNERAT ION.pdf. The Policyis enclosed as Annexure - II
RESPONSE TO AUDITORS' REMARKS
There is no qualification reservation adverse remark or disclaimer made by M/s. JainArun & Co. Chartered Accountant Statutory Auditor of the Company and M/s Siddiqui& Associates Company Secretaries Secretarial Auditor of the Company in their Reportfor the financial year 2017-18.
PARTICULARS OF LOANS GUARANTEES OR INVESTMENTS UNDER SECTION 186 OF THE COMPANIES ACT2013
The Company being a Non-Banking Finance Company registered with the Reserve Bank ofIndia and engaged in the business of giving loans is exempt from complying with theprovisions of Section 186 of the Companies Act 2013 in respect of loans guarantees andsecurity provided by it. Accordingly the disclosures of the loans and guarantees given asrequired under the aforesaid Section have not been given in this Report. Further theCompany has not made any investments attracting the provisions of Section 186 of theCompanies Act 2013 during the year under review.
CONTRACTS OR ARRANGEMENTS WITH RELATED PARTIES
During the year under review all the contracts or arrangements entered into by theCompany with its related parties were in the ordinary course of business and on arm'slength.
Accordingly the disclosure in Form AOC-2 as prescribed under Section 134 of theCompanies Act 2013 read with the Companies (Accounts) Rules 2014 is not required andhence the same is not attached with this Report.
Related Party Transactions Policy can be accessed at
STATE OF COMPANY'S AFFAIRS
During the year under review total revenue of the Company decreased to Rs. 2861752/-as compared to Rs. 3106823/- during the financial year 2016-17 registering a decline of7.89%.
The Net Profit after Tax of the Company has also decreased to Rs. 1127422/- duringthe year under review as compared to Rs. 1277306/- during the financial year 2016- 17registering a decline of 11.73%.
TRANSFER TO RESERVES
The Board of Directors of the Company in its Meeting held on May 24 2017 resolved notto transfer any amount to General Reserve.
TRANSFER TO RBI RESERVE FUND ACCOUNT
Details of the amount transferred by the Company to RBI Reserve Fund Account as per theprovisions of Section 45-IC of the Reserve Bank of India Act 1934 are given in theFinancial Statements of the Company for the year ended March 31 2018 forming part of thisAnnual Report.
The Board of Directors of the Company deems it appropriate to preserve the financialresources of the Company for its future activities and therefore did not recommend anydividend on the Equity Shares for the financial year ended March 31 2018.
MATERIAL CHANGES AND COMMITMENTS AFFECTING THE FINANCIAL POSITION OF THE COMPANY
There have been no material changes and commitments affecting the financial position ofthe Company which have occurred between the end of the financial year to which FinancialStatements relate i.e. March 31 2018 and the date of this Report.
CONSERVATION OF ENERGY
TECHNOLOGY ABSORPTION FOREIGN EXCHANGE EARNINGS AND OUTGO
The Company being a Non-Banking Finance Company (NBFC) does not have any manufacturingactivity. Thus the provisions related to conservation of energy and technology absorptionare not applicable on the Company. Flowever the Company makes all efforts towardsconservation of energy protection of environment and ensuring safety.
Further the Company does not have any foreign exchange earnings and outgo.
RISK MANAGEMENT POLICY
Pursuant to the provisions of Section 134(3)(n) of the Companies Act 2013 the Companyhas a structured Risk Management Policy duly approved by the Board of Directors. The RiskManagement process is designed to safeguard the Company from various risks throughadequate and timely actions. It is designed to anticipate evaluate and mitigate risks inorder to minimize its impact on the business of the Company. The potential risks areintegrated with management process such that they receive the necessary considerationduring the decision making. It has been dealt in greater detail in Management Discussionand Analysis Report annexed to this Report. The Risk Management Policy of the Company canbe accessed at http://www.shivkamalimpex.com/pdf/policies/Risk%20Manaaement%20Policv.pdf.
CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
Pursuant to the provisions of Section 135(1) of the Companies Act 2013 the provisionsrelated to Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) are applicable on companies having networth of rupees five hundred crore or more; or turnover of rupees one thousand crore ormore; or a net profit of rupees five crore or more.
The present financial position of the Company does not make it mandatory for theCompany to undertake CSR initiatives or to formulate CSR Policy during the Financial Yearended March 31 2018. The Company will constitute
CSR Committee develop CSR Policy and implement the CSR initiatives whenever the samebecomes applicable on the Company.
ANNUAL PERFORMANCE EVALUATION
In compliance with the provisions of the Act and SEBI (Listing Obligations andDisclosure Requirements) Regulations 2015 the performance evaluation was carried out asunder:
In accordance with the criteria suggested by The Nomination and Remuneration Committeethe Board of Directors evaluated the performance of the Board having regard to variouscriteria such as Board composition Board processes Board dynamics etc. The IndependentDirectors at their separate meeting also evaluated the performance of the Board as awhole based on various criteria. The Board and the Independent Directors were of the viewthat performance of the Board of Directors as a whole was satisfactory.
Committees of the Board The performance of the Audit Committee the Nomination andRemuneration Committee and the Stakeholders Relationship Committee was evaluated by theBoard having regard to various criteria such as committee composition committeeprocesses committee dynamics etc. The Board was of the view that all the committees wereperforming their functions satisfactorily.
In accordance with the criteria suggested by The Nomination and Remuneration Committeethe performance of each director was evaluated by the entire Board of Directors (excludingthe director being evaluated) on various parameters.
Independent Directors at their separate meeting have evaluated the performance ofNon-independent Directors and the Board as a whole; and of the Chairman of the Boardtaking into account the views of other Directors; and assessed the quality quantity andtimeliness of flow of information between the Company's Management and the Board that isnecessary for the Board to effectively and reasonably perform their duties. The Board andthe Independent Directors were of the view that performance of the all the Directors as awhole was satisfactory.
The evaluation framework for assessing the performance of the Directors includes thefollowing broad parameters:
Attendance of Directors in various meetings of the Board and its Committees;
Effective participation in decision making process;
Objectivity and independence;
Level of awareness and understanding of the Company's business;
Professional conduct of the directors in various meetings of the Board and itscommittees;
Compliance with the Code of Conduct of the Company;
Ability to act in the best interest of the Company.
SUBSIDIARIES ASSOCIATES AND JOINT VENTURE COMPANIES
As on March 31 2018 the Company does not have any Subsidiary Associate or JointVenture Company.
CHANGE IN THE NATURE OF BUSINESS OF THE COMPANY
During the financial year ended March 31 2018 there has been no change in the natureof business activities of the Company.
DIRECTORS AND KEY MANAGERIAL PERSONNEL
Following are the details of Directors and Key Managerial Personnel (KMP) of theCompany as on March 31 2018:
@Designation of Ms. Anu Jain changed from Managing Director to Non-Executive Directorw.e.f. June 1 2017. Further Ms. Anu Jain resigned from the post of Company Secretaryw.e.f. June 1 2017. She was re-appointed as the Company Secretary w.e.f. November 302017 and resigned from the post of Company Secretary w.e.f. February 28 2018
*Mr. Manu Jain was appointed as Chief Financiai Officer of the Company w.e.f. May 232017
During the year under review Dr. Sugan Chand Jain resigned from the post of Directorw.e.f. August 02 2017.
Pursuant to the provisions of Section 152 of the Companies Act 2013 and the Articlesof Association of the Company Ms. Anu Jain (DIN: 03515530) will retire by rotation at theensuing Annual General Meeting of the Company and being eligible offers herself forre-appointment.
None of the Directors of the Company are disqualified under the provisions of Section164(2) of the Companies Act 2013.
The Company being a Non-Deposit accepting Non- Banking Finance Company has notaccepted/ invited any deposits from the public during the financial year ended March 312018 in terms of the provisions of Chapter V of the Companies Act 2013 read with theallied Rules and the Directions issued by Reserve Bank of India for Non-Deposit acceptingNon-Banking Finance Companies and shall not accept any deposits from the public withoutobtaining the prior approval of RBI.
SIGNIFICANT AND MATERIAL ORDERS PASSED BY THE REGULATORS OR COURTS OR TRIBUNAL
During the financial year 2017-18 there were no significant and material orders passedby the Regulators or Courts or Tribunals which would impact the going concern status ofthe Company and its future operations.
INTERNAL FINANCIAL CONTROLS
The Company has laid proper and adequate systems of internal financial controlcommensurate with the size of its business and nature of its operations with regard to thefollowing-
i. Systems have been laid to ensure that all transactions are executed in accordancewith management's general and specific authorization. There are well- laid manuals forsuch general or specific authorization.
ii. Systems and procedures exist to ensure that all transactions are recorded asnecessary to permit preparation of financial statements
in conformity with generally accepted accounting principles or any other criteriaapplicable to such statements and to maintain accountability for aspects and the timelypreparation of reliable financial information.
iii. Access to assets is permitted only in accordance with management's general andspecific authorization. No assets of the Company are allowed to be used for personalpurposes except in accordance with terms of employment or except as specificallypermitted.
iv. The existing assets of the Company are verified/ checked at reasonable intervalsand appropriate action is taken with respect to any differences if any.
v. Proper systems are in place for prevention and detection of frauds and errors andfor ensuring adherence to the Company's policies.
DISCLOSURE UNDER SECTION 197 OF THE COMPANIES ACT 2013 READ WITH THE COMPANIES(APPOINTMENT AND REMUNERATION OF MANAGERIAL PERSONNEL) RULES 2014 The Disclosure requiredunder Section 197(12) of the Companies Act 2013 read with Rule 5 of the Companies(Appointment and Remuneration of Managerial Personnel) Rules 2014 is annexed herewith asAnnexure-III.
The Audit Committee of the Company is duly constituted in accordance with theprovisions of Regulation 18 of SEBI (LODR) Regulations
2015 read with Section 177 of the Companies Act 2013 and other applicable laws. AllMembers of the Committee are persons with ability to read and understand the financialstatement. As on March 31 2018 the Audit Committee of the Company comprises of twoIndependent Directors i.e. Mr. Girish Chand Jain as Chairman and Mr. Surinder Kumar Nagpalas a Member and one Non-Executive Non-Independent Director Mr. Lavkush Mishra as aMember.
Mr. Girish Chand Jain Chairman of the Committee was not present at the 32ndAnnual General Meeting of the Company owing to his pre-occupation. The terms of referenceof the Audit Committee is as set out in Section 177 of the Companies Act 2013 and otherapplicable laws.
The Committee inter-alia reviews the adequacy of Internal Financial Controls andFinancial Statements before they are submitted to the Board for their approval. All therecommendations made by the Members of the Audit Committee were accepted by the Board ofDirectors.
NOMINTION AND REMUNERATION COMMITTEE
The Nomination and Remuneration Committee of the Company is constituted in line withthe provisions of Regulation 19 of SEBI (LODR) Regulations 2015 read with Section 178 ofthe Companies Act 2013. As on March 31 2018 the Nomination and Remuneration Committeeof the Company comprises of two Independent Directors i.e. Mr. Surinder Kumar Nagpal as aMember and Mr. Girish Chand
Jain as Member and one Non-Executive Non- Independent Director Mr. Lavkush Mishra as aChairman.
The Committee inter-alia identify persons who are qualified to become directors and whomay be appointed in senior management shall carry out evaluation of every director'sperformance formulate the criteria for determining qualifications positive attributesand independence of a director and recommend to the Board a policy relating to theremuneration for the directors key managerial personnel and other employees.
Stakeholders Relationship Committee
The Stakeholders' Relationship committee is constituted in line with the provisions ofRegulation 20 of SEBI Listing Regulations read with section 178 of the Companies Act2013. As on March 31 2018 the Stakeholders' Relationship committee of the Companycomprises of two Independent Directors i.e. Mr. Girish Chand Jain as Chairman and Mr.Surinder Kumar Nagpal as a Member and one Non-Executive Non Independent Director i.e. Mr.Lavkush Mishra as a Member.
The Committee inter-alia consider and resolve the grievances of security holders of theCompany including redressal of investor complaints such as transfer of securitiesnonreceipt of dividend / notice / annual reports etc.
Pursuant to the provisions of Section 177 of the Companies Act 2013 read with theCompanies (Meetings of Board and its Powers) Rules 2014 the Company has formulated a'Whistle Blower Policy' for the Directors and Employees to report genuine concerns orgrievances about unethical behavior actual or suspected fraud or violation of theCompany's Code of Conduct and provides safeguard against victimization of employees whoavail the mechanism and also provide for direct access to the Chairman of the AuditCommittee in exceptional cases. The same is also uploaded on the website of the Company athttp://www.shivkamalimpex.com/pdf/policies /Viail%20Mechanism.pdf During the year underreview no complaints have been received by the Company from any whistle blower.
In terms of provisions of Section 139 of the Companies Act 2013 the Members of theCompany at 32nd Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Company held on July 272017 had appointed M/s. Jain Arun & Co. Chartered Accountant (Firm Registration No.011158N) as Statutory Auditors of the Company for a period of five years to hold officeuntil the conclusion of 37th AGM subject to ratification by Members of theCompany at each AGM.
The Companies Amendment Act 2017 had omitted the requirement of ratification ofappointment of statutory auditors at every AGM which became effective from May 07 2018.Hence ratification of appointment of M/s. Jain Arun & Co. as Statutory Auditors isnot required.
M/s Multi Associates Chartered Accountants New Delhi (Firm Registration No. 509955C)was appointed as Internal Auditor of the Company pursuant to the provisions of Section 138of the Companies Act 2013 read with the Rule 13 of the Companies (Accounts) Rules 2014.The Report of the Internal Auditors is reviewed by the Audit Committee.
SECRETARIAL AUDIT REPORT
M/s Siddiqui & Associates Company Secretaries was appointed as Secretarial Auditorof the Company pursuant to the provisions of Section 204 of the Companies Act 2013 readwith the Rules framed thereunder.
The Secretarial Audit Report in Form MR-3 for the financial year ended March 31 2018is annexed herewith as Annexure-IV.
MANAGEMENT DISCUSSION AND ANALYSIS REPORT
The Management Discussion and Analysis Report for the Financial Year 2017-18 asrequired under Regulation 34 of the SEBI (Listing Obligations and Disclosure Requirements)Regulations 2015 is annexed to this Report as Annexure-V.
As per Regulation 15 of the SEBI (Listing Obligations and Disclosure Requirements)Regulations 2015 the Corporate Governance provisions as specified in Regulation 17 to27 clauses (b) to (i) of Regulation 46(2) and Paragraph C D and E of Schedule V are notapplicable on the companies whose paid- up share capital and net worth is less than RupeesTen Crore and Rupees Twenty Five Crore respectively.
Since the paid-up share capital and net worth of the Company is less than the aforesaidthreshold limit the Company is not required to comply with the above mentioned CorporateGovernance provisions.
DISCLOSURE UNDER SEXUAL
HARASSMENT OF WOMEN AT WORKPLACE (PREVENTION
PROHIBITION AND REDRESSAL) ACT 2013 READ WITH ALLIED RULES During the year underreview no case of sexual harassment was filed with the Company under the SexualHarassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention Prohibition and Redressal) Act 2013 readwith the allied Rules.
During the financial year 2017-18 there has been no change in the share capital of theCompany. As on March 31 2018 the Paid-up Share Capital of the Company stands at Rs.10055700 comprising of 1005570 Equity Shares of Rs. 10/- each.
The Listing Fees for the financial year 2018-19 has been paid by the Company to BSELimited i.e. the Stock Exchange where shares of the Company are listed.
The Directors place on record their sincere thanks and appreciation for the continuedservices of the employees who have largely contributed to the efficient management of theCompany. The Directors also place on record their appreciation for the support from theGovernment of India the Reserve Bank of India the Securities and Exchange Board ofIndia Stock Exchange Investors Lenders and other regulatory authorities.
For and on behalf of Board of Directors of Shivkamal Impex Limited