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Edelweiss Capital is diversified Indian financial services company. It was incorporated on Nov. 21, 1995.
The company and its subsidiaries operate through the agency business lines of investment banking including equity capital markets transaction execution; institutional equities business providing sales trading, distribution and research to institutional investors; private client brokerage; wealth management to high net worth individuals. The company provides asset management and investment advisory services business with an aggregate corpus of over USD 330 million; and brokerage services for non-life insurance products. The capital business lines include internal treasury operations to manage excess capital funds and wholesale financing to high net worth clients against shares. Subsidiaries of the company include Edelweiss Securities, ECAL Advisors, Edelweiss Capital USA, Crossborder Investments, Edelweiss Insurance Brokers, Edelweiss Trustee Services, ECL Finance, Edelweiss Asset Management, Edelweiss Trusteeship Company, and Edelweiss Real Estate Advisors.
In 2007, the company was the sole advisor to the INR 526 million preferential issue of equity shares of Transport Corporation of India; sole financial advisor in raising INR 1,250 million for GL Hotels through a preferential issue to Temasek Edelweiss, raising INR 5,460 million for Air Deccan through a preferential issue to the UB group, and raising INR 1,500 million for SVIL Mines through a private equity capital issue to Citigroup Venture Capital. It was the joint global coordinator and book runner which concluded the qualified institutional placement (QIP) of Phoenix Mills and sole book running lead manager to the TAKE Solutions INR 1,533 million IPO offering. In collaboration with BNP Paribas, the company hosted the India XL Conference 2007 in London from Sept. 25, 2007 to Sept. 26, 2007 to reach out to investors based in Europe.
The registered and corporate office is located at 14th Floor, Express Towers, Nariman Point, Mumbai-400021.
The company disclosed rise of 71.96% in standalone net profit on y-o-y basis to Rs 792.40 million, while total income increased 56.66% y-o-y basis to Rs 9.05 billion for the quarter ended September 2014.
Edelweiss Financial Services, one of India's leading financial services groups, said that the share allotment committee of the board of directors of the company has allotted 99,97,813 equity shares of the face value of Rs 1 each under Edelweiss Employee Stock Option Scheme(s) of the company.
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said that foreign institutional investors (FIIs)/Registered Foreign Portfolios Investors (RFPIs) can now invest up to 40% of the paid up capital of Edelweiss Financial Services under the Portfolio Investment Scheme.
During the quarter, the profit of the company rose 71.96% to Rs 792.40 million from Rs 460.80 million in the same quarter previous year.
During the quarter, the profit of the company rose 40.56% to Rs 782.50 million from Rs 556.70 million in the same quarter previous year.
Ace investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala has picked 1.30% stake in Edelweiss Financial Services on Friday. Jhunjhunwala bought 10 million shares at a price of Rs 55 a share at the BSE.
Edelweiss Financial Services, one of India's leading financial services groups, announced the acquisition of Mumbai based Forefront Capital Management, a high net worth focused asset management company that spans the alternative as well as the traditional investment space.
Edelweiss Financial Services announced that the company's board of directors will meet on Apr. 23, 2014, to consider the buy-back of equity shares.
Edelweiss Financial Services said that its share allotment committee of the board of directors has allotted 10,500 equity shares of the face value of Rs 1 each under Edelweiss Employee Stock Option Scheme (ESOS) of the company.
Edelweiss Capital will use the IPO funds to enhance its margin maintenance with stock exchanges, establish additional offices and acquire office infrastructure, enhance existing technological capacity, and prepayment of loans.