IREDA's Rs 1,500 crore bond issue oversubscribed by 2.65 times

Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency (IREDA) on Friday said that it has successfully raised Rs 1500 crore through issuance of bonds
IREDA's Rs 1,500 crore bond issue oversubscribed by 2.65 times
IREDA's Rs 1,500 crore bond issue oversubscribed by 2.65 timesPSU Watch

New Delhi: Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency (IREDA) on Friday said that it has successfully raised Rs 1500 crore through issuance of bonds.

The bond issuance, which consisted of base issue of Rs 500 crore and Green shoe option of Rs 1,000 crore, received an overwhelming response from investors and was oversubscribed 2.65 times. The funds have been raised at an annual interest rate of 7.44 percent for a tenure of 10 years and 2 months.

IREDA's Rs 1,500 crore bond issue oversubscribed by 2.65 times
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Commenting on the successful bond issuance, IREDA's Chairman & Managing Director (CMD) Pradip Kumar Das said, “We are happy with the overwhelming response to our bond issuance. The oversubscription by 2.65 times underscores the trust and confidence that investors have in IREDA’s vision and its crucial role in driving the renewable energy growth in the country. This successful capital raising will enable us to further strengthen our efforts in financing green energy projects, contributing to India’s goal of achieving 500 GW non-fossil fuel installed capacity target by 2030.”

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