IIFL Home Finance Files Draft Shelf Prospectus for Rs 5,000 Cr NCD Fundraise
News Desk, News Nation 360 : Retail focused and technology-driven Housing Finance Company, IIFL Home Finance Ltd (“IIFLHFL”) has filed a draft shelf prospectus with BSE Limited and National Stock Exchange of India Limited (“Stock Exchanges”) for a public issue of secured redeemable non-convertible debenture s (“Secured NCDs”) and/or Unsecured Subordinated Redeemable non-convertible debentures (“Unsecured NCDs”) (Secured NCDs and Unsecured NCDs are collectively referred to as “NCDs”) for an amount aggregating up to Rs.50,000 Million (“Shelf Limit”) (“Issue). The face value of each secured and unsecured NCD will be Rs 1000 each and will be issued in one or more tranches. Credit rating for the proposed NCDs is CRISIL AA/Stable by Crisil Ratings Ltd. and BWR AA+/Negative (Assigned) by Brickwork Ratings India Pvt Ltd. IIFLHFL’s main focus has been to provide loans to the first time home buyers in the economically weaker section and lower-income segments in the suburbs of tier 1, tier 2 and tier 3 cities. Salaried and Self Employed customers account for 44.37% and 55.63% of its Rs. 206,936.87 million AUM as of March 31, 2021, which has grown at a CAGR of 20.64% over the last 5 Fiscal Years. Its home loan avg ticket size is approx. Rs.1.73 million. In addition to having access to IIFL Groups 2300+ touchpoints, the company currently operates out of 125 branches across 16 states and 1 union territory across India. 85.16% of its housing loans have been sourced digitally in the last financial year of 2021. The investment in technology has not only helped the company in improving customer experience but also in reducing operating costs and developing new business opportunities. Objects of the NCD issue is for the purpose of onward lending, financing, and repayment/prepayment of interest and principal of existing borrowings of the company besides general corporate purposes. As of March 31, 2021, the companies CRAR - Tier 1 Capital, in accordance with the Reformatted Financial Statements was 19.61%.
Report : Anustup Kundu