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Regulation 86 of SEBI (LODR): Terms of Securitised Debt Instruments

Regulation 86 under Chapter VIII (Obligations of Listed Entity which has Listed its Securitised Debt Instruments) of Securities and Exchange Board of India (Listing Obligations and Disclosure Requirements) Regulations, 2015 is as under:

(1) The listed entity shall ensure that no material modification shall be made to the structure of the securitised debt instruments in terms of coupon, conversion, redemption, or otherwise without prior approval of the recognised stock exchange(s) where the securitised debt instruments are listed and the listed entity shall make an application to the recognised stock exchange(s) only after the approval by Trustees.

(2) The listed entity shall ensure timely interest/ redemption payment.

(3) The listed entity shall ensure that where credit enhancement has been provided for, it shall make credit enhancement available for listed securitised debt instruments at all times.

(4) The listed entity shall not forfeit unclaimed interest and principal and such unclaimed interest and principal shall be, after a period of seven years, transferred to the Investor Protection and Education Fund established under the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Investor Protection and Education Fund)Regulations, 2009.

(5) Unless the terms of issue provide otherwise, the listed entity shall not select any of its listed securitized debt instruments for redemption otherwise than on pro rata basis or by lot and shall promptly submit to the recognised stock exchange(s) the details thereof.

(6) The listed entity shall remain listed till the maturity or redemption of securitised debt instruments or till the same are delisted as per the procedure laid down by the Board

Provided that the provisions of this sub-regulation shall not restrict the right of the recognised stock exchange(s) to delist, suspend or remove the securities at any time and for any reason which the recognised stock exchange(s) considers proper in accordance with the applicable legal provisions.

(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.

Last Updated On 16th October 2016