Regulation 78 of SEBI (LODR): Record Date for Payment of Dividends

Regulation 78 under Chapter VII (Obligations of Listed Entity which has Listed its Indian Depository Receipts) of Securities and Exchange Board of India (Listing Obligations and Disclosure Requirements) Regulations, 2015 is as under:

(1) The listed entity, where it is required so to do in its home country or other jurisdictions where its securities may be listed, shall fix the record date for the purpose of payment of dividends or distribution of any other corporate benefits to IDR Holders.

(2) The listed entity shall give notice in advance of atleast four working days to the recognised stock exchange(s) of record date specifying the purpose of the record date.

(1) Various Compliance Formats under Listing Regulations (LODR) 2015 is available at BSE site.
(2) For latest copy of the regulation and any amendments thereto, kindly check at the SEBI site.

Post Last Updated On 16th October 2016