SEBI notifies new norms on buy-back of securities
SEBI has notified Securities Exchange Board of India (Buy-Back of Securities) Regulations, 2018. The norms prescribes maximum limit of buy-back as 25% or less of the aggregate paid up capital and free reserves of the Company. Under new norms, a company can’t buy-back its securities so as to delist its shares from stock exchange. Norms further prescribes for buy-back through tender offer, buy-back from open market, General obligations for company for buy back procedure.