SEBI directs merchant bankers to disclose investor charter, complaint data on their websites


SEBI gave instructions to merchant bankers, give information on the website about investor charter, complaints


  • The circular will come into effect from January 1, 2022.
  • Timeline for resolution of complaints has been mentioned
  • This information has to be given individually as well as collectively.

New Delhi. The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) on Tuesday asked merchant bankers to put on their websites the data related to the Charter of Investors and complaints received. The circular will come into effect from January 1, 2022. SEBI has listed various categories for which investor authorization letter needs to be made public. These categories are initial public issue and subsequent public issue, offer for sale, rights issue, eligible institutional placement, share buyback etc.

SEBI has come out with a draft for disclosure of rights of investors under these categories. Along with this, the format of Investor Complaint Mechanism has been issued. Apart from this, the time limit for redressal of complaints has been mentioned. “In order to provide investors with an idea about various activities relating to primary market issues as well as options such as acquisition, buyback or delisting, an investor authorization letter has been prepared in consultation with merchant bankers,” SEBI said in the circular. Has gone.”

Charter or Charter of Rights is a concise document which describes the various services provided to the investors at one place. SEBI said that with a view to bring transparency in the investor grievance redressal system, all registered merchant bankers shall place on their respective websites the data of complaints received against them or the issues resolved by them and their redressal. They will need to provide this information individually as well as collectively.

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