Arohan Financial Service ltd Unlisted Shares
Arohan Financial Services Ltd is a leading NBFC-MFI engaged in the business of microfinance and microcredit targeting under-penetrated low income households. Founded in 2006, the company is now the largest NBFC in micro finance business in Eastern India and fifth largest in India based on Gross loan portfolio. The promoters of the company are Avishkaar Venture Management Services Pvt Ltd (20.61%) and Intellectual Capital Advisory Services Pvt Ltd (13.71%).
During February, 2021, the company filed DRHP with SEBI for approval to issue fresh equity of Rs 850 crores and offer for sale of 2.70 equity shares.
The company offers micro sized, unsecured loans (max Rs 75000) and micro-insurance products (term life and Health Insurance) with the average tenor of 12-24 months. The company markets its core products under ‘Saral’ and ‘Bazaar’ loans.
As on 31-March-2021, the company had 737 branches in 231 districts across 17 states with Assets under management (AUM) of Rs 4,648 crores with net NPA ratio of 3.96%. Arohan Financial is the largest player in the Eastern India and fifth-largest NBFC-MFI in India. The company has a diversified portfolio across India’s top-5 states (West Bengal, Assam, Bihar, Odisha, and Uttar Pradesh).
The company’s cost of borrowing was 10.64% during FY 2021 with 70% of the funding coming from banks. The company’s yield during FY 2021 was 20.68%, earning a spread of 9.92% to the company. The company reported CRAR of 24.27% and leverage ratio of 4.61 during FY 2021.
The registered office of the company is located at PTI Building, 4th Floor, DP-9, Sector V, Salt Lake, Kolkata, West Bengal.
|Symbol||Arohan Financial Services Ltd|
|Face Value||₹ 10 each|
- Largest player in Eastern India and fifth largest NBFC in microfinance in India.
- Stable business growth with around 46% CAGR in consolidated revenues during the last 3 years.
- Geographically diversified business model with 86% of its loan portfolio spread across India’s largest-5 states.
- Backed by financially strong promoters: Avishkaar group and I-Cap.
|Net Profit Margin||7%||-16%|
|Return on Equity||6%||-17%|
|Dividend Payout Ratio||0%||0%|
|Total Income (₹ Crores)||920||1014||938||635||327|
|PAT (₹ Crores)||61||-160||127||112||30|
|Book Value per Share (₹)||85.16||79.77||87.26||67.34||43.12|
|Equity (₹ Crores)||1023||959||963||681||380|
|Company||Market Cap (₹ Crores)||Profitability Margin (%)||ROCE (%)||ROE (%)||D/E Ratio||P/E Ratio||P/B Ratio||Book Value per Share (₹)|
|Arohan Financial Services Ltd||2884||6.62%||45.50%||5.96%||4.03||47.52||2.82||85.16|
|SSpandana Sphoorty Financial Ltd||3002||4.77%||20.07%||2.24%||1.22||30.87||0.74||447.2|
|Creditaccess Grameen Ltd||15487||13.01%||26.05%||9.12%||3.25||36.45||3.33||261.50|
Arohan Financial Services Ltd, which has been witnessing a steady improvement in disbursements and collections in the second quarter of this fiscal over Q1, has firmed up expansion plans to grow its portfolio further.
The company, which is looking to expand its footprint in newer geographies and strengthen presence in some of the existing towns and cities, is waiting for its capital raising plan to fructify to push ahead with the expansion programme.
Read more here: https://www.thehindubusinessline.com/money-and-banking/arohan-financial-looks-to-expand-its-footprint-in-newer-markets/article36572537.ece
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Before IPO, there is no restriction on sale and transfer of your Arohan Financial unlisted shares.
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Once the selling price and quantity of shares is agreed with us, we will provide you with an UTR number to transfer the shares. Once you have transferred the shares into our company’s demat account, funds are released into your bank account within 24 hours or before the end of the next working day of the transfer of the shares.
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