Aadhar Housing Finance Limited NCD Issue to open on September 14, 2018
Attractive interest rate of up to 9.75% per annum*
- Ratings – ‘CARE AA+ (SO) (Pronounced as CARE Double A Plus Structured Obligation); Outlook: Stable and ‘BWR AA+ (SO) (Pronounced as BWR Double A Plus (Structured Obligation)), Outlook: Stable by Brickwork Ratings India Private Limited (“Brickwork”)
- Minimum application size Rs. 10,000 collectively across all Options ranging from 3 to 10 years
- Allotment on first-come, first-served basis
Aadhar Housing Finance Limited (the “Company”), a deposit taking housing finance company registered with the NHB and focused on providing affordable housing financing products for the EWS and LIG segment in India, in tier 2 to tier 4 cities and towns, proposes to open public issue of Secured Redeemable Non-Convertible Debentures (“NCDs”) of face value of Rs. 1,000 on September 14, 2018, 1,40,00,000 for an amount of Rs. 50,000 lakhs (“Base Issue Size”) with an option to retain oversubscription up to Rs. 90,000 lakhs aggregating up to Rs. 1,40,000 lakhs (“Tranche 1 Issue Limit”) (“Tranche 1 Issue”).
The Issue is scheduled to close on September 28, 2018 with an option of early closure or extension as decided by the Board of Directors of the Company (“Board”) or the Working Committee.
Ratings by CARE Ratings & Brickwork Ratings India: Outlook: Stable
The NCDs proposed to be issued under this Issue have been rated ‘CARE AA+ (SO) ((Pronounced as CARE Double A Plus Structured Obligation); Outlook: Stable)’ for an amount of `3,00,000 lakhs, by CARE Ratings Limited (“CARE”) and ‘BWR AA+ (SO) (Pronounced as BWR Doub le A Plus (Structured Obligation)), Outlook: Stable (for an amount of `3,00,000 lakhs, by Brickwork Ratings India Private Limited (“Brickwork”) The rating of CARE AA+ (SO); Outlook: Stable by CARE and BWR AA+ (SO), Outlook: Stable by Brickwork indicate that instruments with this rating are considered to have high degree of safety regarding timely servicing of financial obligations. Such instruments carry very low credit risk.
Allotment is on a first-come-first-serve basis.
Tenure 3 years (Category I, II, III and IV)
Series I: Frequency of Interest Payment “NA”. Coupon Rate: “NA”. Effective Yield: 9.60%.
Series II: Frequency of Interest Payment Annual. Coupon Rate: 9.60%. Effective Yield: 9.59%.
Tenure 5 years (Category I, II, III and IV)
Series III: Frequency of Interest Payment Monthly. Coupon Rate: 9.25%. Effective Yield: 9.65%.
Series IV: Frequency of Interest Payment Annual. Coupon Rate: 9.65%. Effective Yield: 9.64%.
Tenure 10 years (Category I, II, III and IV)
Series V: Frequency of Interest Payment Monthly. Coupon Rate: 9.35%. Effective Yield: 9.75%.
Series VI: Frequency of Interest Payment Annual. Coupon Rate: 9.75%. Effective Yield: 9.74%.
[Category IV] Investors (Retail Individual Investors) are defined as Resident Indian Individuals and Hindu Undivided Families through the Karta applying for an amount aggregating up to and including Rs. 10,00,000 across all options of NCDs in the Tranche I Issue.
At least 75% of the net proceeds of the Public Issue of NCDs will be used for the For the purpose of onward lending, financing, and for repayment of interest and principal of existing borrowings of the Company. A maximum of up to 25% will be used for general corporate purposes.
The NCDs offered through the Shelf Prospectus and the Tranche I Prospectus are proposed to be listed on BSE Limited (“BSE”). BSE Is the Designated Stock Exchange.
The Lead Managers to the Issue are YES Securities (India) Limited, Edelweiss Financial Services Limited, YES Bank Limited, Axis Bank Limited, A. K. Capital Services Limited, Green Bridge Capital Advisory Private Limited and Trust Investment Advisors Private Limited.
Notes to the Editor
Aadhar Housing Finance Limited (AHFL), is a deposit taking housing finance company registered with the NHB and focused on providing affordable housing financing products for the EWS and LIG segment in India, in tier 2 to tier 4 cities and towns, to diverse customer groups with focus on salaried (both formal and informal) and self-employed (business and professional in formal and informal segments) home buyers. As on March 31, 2018, 38.92% of AHFL’s portfolio falls under EWS segment, 42.92% under LIG segment and 18.16% segment under MIG. Salaried customers comprise 70.49%, 71.52% and 67.70% of the assets under management as at March 31, 2016, March 31, 2017 and March 31, 2018, respectively.
AHFL offer Housing Loans i.e. secured finance primarily to salaried and self-employed individuals for the purchase of plots, construction, improvement and extension of homes, new and resalable flats secured against mortgage of the same property, and project finance for residential buildings to developers. Housing Loan comprises 92.46%, 90.93% and 82.19% of their AUM, i.e. Rs. 135,847 lakhs, Rs. 164,577 lakhs and Rs. 654,689 lakhs, as at March 31, 2016, March 31, 2017 and March 31, 2018, respectively. The average ticket size and incremental ticket size for Housing Loans portfolio is Rs. 8.22 Lakhs and Rs. 8.99 lakhs, respectively, with an average tenure of loans being, approximately 16 years.
The Company also provide Other Property Loans including loan against property (“LAP”) to salaried or self-employed professionally qualified individuals and others, against mortgage of property of the borrower and insurance component of Housing Loans. Non-Housing Loans comprise 7.54%, 9.07% and 17.81% of the AUM, i.e. Rs. 11,073 lakhs, Rs. 16,422 lakhs and Rs. 141,896 lakhs, as at March 31, 2016, March 31, 2017 and March 31, 2018, respectively.
AHFL have a robust marketing and distribution network, with a presence across 272 branches across 20 states and union territories, comprising of 160 main branches, two small branches, 62 micro branches, 48 ultra-micro branches, one Corporate office and one registered office, as of March 31, 2018.
*For Ten years, 10 years – Annual option
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Disclaimer: Aadhar Housing Finance Limited, subject to market conditions and other considerations, is proposing a public issue of Secured Redeemable Non-Convertible Debentures (“NCDs”) and has filed the Shelf Prospectus dated September 3, 2018 and Tranche I Prospectus dated September 3, 2018 with the Registrar of Companies, Karnataka at Bengaluru, BSE Limited and SEBI. The Shelf Prospectus dated September 3, 2018 and Tranche I Prospectus dated September 3, 2018 are available on our website at www.aadharhousing.com, on the website of the stock exchange at www.bseindia.com and the respective websites of the Lead Managers at www.yesinvest.in, www.edelweissfin.com, www.yesbank.in, www.axisbank.com,www.akgroup.co.in, www.greenbridge.in and www.trustgroup.in. Investors proposing to participate in the Issue should invest only on the basis of information contained in the Shelf Prospectus dated September 3, 2018 and Tranche I Prospectus dated September 3, 2018. Investors should note that investment in NCDs involves a high degree of risk and for details relating to the same, please refer to the Shelf Prospectus dated September 3, 2018, including the section ‘Risk Factors’ beginning on page 11 of the said Shelf Prospectus.