AGS Transact Technologies Share Price | Live Update | Company Overview
After emerging as India’s second-largest company in ATM and cash management services, AGS Transact has built the largest integrated omni-channel payment solutions company for banks and corporate clients. Founded in 2002 by Mr Ravi Goyal, the company started out as an Indian distributor of leading ATM manufacturer, Diebold Nixdorf. By 2009, AGS Transact also entered into the ATM outsourcing and managed services.
As of 31-March, 2021, AGS Transact Technologies has deployed 207,335 payment terminals, and rolled out integrated payment solutions at more than 16,000 petrol pumps with more than 28,986 terminals in India. During the financial year 2021, the company derived 95% of revenues from India while AGS Transact has now expanded in other Asian countries of Sri Lanka, Singapore, Cambodia, Philippines and Indonesia.
Important subsidiaries of AGS Transact Technologies:
- Securevalue India Ltd. is engaged in the business of, inter-alia, providing cash management services, including cash in transit, cash in vault, note sorting and processing and cash pick-up services.
- India Transact Services Ltd. provides end-to-end merchant solutions for the merchant acquiring business through supply, installation and maintenance of POS terminals to various banks in India. It also provides integrated solutions to corporate clients for transaction processing.
- Novus Technologies Pte. Ltd. is engaged in the business of designing and supplying computer software solutions to its corporate customers.
In August 2021, AGS Transact filed DRHP with SEBI to raise around ₹ 800 crores through IPO. The issue will be 100% ‘offer-for-sale’ by the promoters and existing investors. The promoter, Mr. Ravi Goyal, plans to invest the share sale proceeds of ₹ 650 crores into AGS by buying the preference shares of group company Vineha Enterprises through an escrow mechanism.
AGS Transact Technologies operates in the following business segments:
- Payment Solutions [77% of total revenues]
- Banking Automation Solutions [9% of total revenues]
- Other Automation Solutions [14% of total revenues]
Payment Solutions Services include ATM and CRM outsourcing and managed services, cash management services, transaction switching services,digital payment services including toll and transit solutions (Fastlane), services through POS machines and agency banking. The biggest customers are ICICI Bank, Axis Bank, HDFC Bank and Federal Bank. During FY 2020-21, payment solutions contributed 77% of the total revenues.
Banking Automation Solutions division looks after sale of ATMs and CRMs, currency technology products and related services to banking clients like ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank and Axis Bank. During FY 2020-21, banking automation solutions contributed 9% of the total revenues.
Also, AGS Transact sells cash automation machines like POS machines, cash billing terminals, colour dispensing machines and related services to companies in retail, petroleum and colour segment including More Retail, HPCL, BPCL, IOCL, Kansai Nerolac Paints and Berger Paints. During FY 2020-21, other automation business solutions contributed 14% of the total revenues.
Fastlane is a cashless payment app which uses RFID technology. Fastlane enables fleet operators and retail consumers to ensure that fuel is filled of the right grade and quantity, and track their fuel consumption on a real-time basis.
Ongo platform allows AGS consumers to use only a single payment system (Ongo) to make all their payments at POS terminals through various modes like ATM and credit cards, RFID, Bharat QR, UPI. Both the merchants and consumers benefit immensely from the convenience of using ‘Ongo’ for other services, with no need to switch to another platform.
The registered office of AGS Transact Technologies Limited is located at Kamala Mill Compound, Senapati Bapat Marg, Lower Parel, Mumbai.
|Symbol||AGS Transact Technologies Ltd|
|Face Value (₹):||10|
|Demat Status:||NSDL & CDSL|
|Lot Size:||30 Shares|
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Key Business Highlights
- India’s largest integrated Omni-channel payment solutions provider.
- Market leader in ATM managed services segment, having long-term contracts (8-10 years) with leading Indian private and public sector banks.
- Growing digital payment solutions business through a network of 172,181 merchant clients using 207,335 installed merchant POS terminals and 46,000 cash billing machines. AGS is pivoting towards ‘Payments-as-convenience’ through its ‘Ongo’ Card ecosystem.
- Expanding international business in East-Asian countries of Sri Lanka, Singapore, Indonesia, Cambodia and Philippines.
|Total Income (₹ Crores)||1,797.00||1,833.00||1,823.00||1,495.37|
|PAT (₹ Crores)||54.79||83.00||66.19||3.78|
|Diluted EPS (₹)||4.55||6.90||5.53||0.32|
|Book Value per Share (₹)||46.44||41.48||35.32||33.42|
|Equity (₹ Crores)||558.66||498.95||424.93||402.10|
AGS Transact Technologies operates in multiple business segments- sale of ATM and merchant PoS machines, ATM cash management services and digital payment business. While there is no single comparable company having a similar business model to AGS Transact, we list the identifiable competitors in those segments where AGS operates.
Sales of ATM machines– Hitachi, NCR Corporation,
ATM Cash Management Services– CMS Info system, SIS Prosegur, Brink’s Arya, Writer Safeguard, Login cash and Radiant Cash.
Digital Payment Services– Paytm, Pine Labs, Ezee Pay, Ezetap, PayUMoney
“AGS Transact Tech to use Rs 600 Cr. of IPO proceed to retire debt”
AGS Transact Technologies Chairman & Managing Director Ravi Goyal said the company has Rs 1,100 crore mostly long term debt.
AGS Transact Technologies, which leads the online payments space at fuel stations and is among the largest players in ATM and cash management services, will use Rs 600 crore of the Rs 800-crore-fully offer-for-sale issue to retire debt.
“AGS TECHNOLOGIES MAKES 3RD ATTEMPT IN ROWTO RAISE RS. 1000 CRS VIA IPO”
Payments solutions provider AGS Transact Technologies Ltd has restarted work on its initial public offering (IPO), its third attempt to go public as per market talks.
In March 2015, AGS Transact had filed papers with markets regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) to raise up to Rs1,350 crore through an initial share sale, which did not materialize.
The company has kick started work on its IPO very recently. Investment banks ICICI Securities and Axis Capital are working on the IPO this time. The company is expected to raise under Rs1,000 crore through the share sale. Funds raised through the issue will be used for payment of certain loans and other general corporate purposes.
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