For the period ended December 31, 2018 (Q3FY19/9MFY19)
- Total income stood at Rs. 1,895 Lakhs for the quarter, up 49% q-o-q, and Rs. 4,075 Lakhs for the nine month period, up 246% y-o-y
- Net loss stood at Rs. 353 Lakhs for the quarter, down 50% q-o-q, and Rs. 1,624 Lakhs for the nine month period, down 12% y-o-y
Mr. Prakarsh Gagdani, Whole-Time Director and CEO, 5paisa Capital Ltd., commented on the financial results: "We are pleased to announce another strong quarter with a 49% growth in revenues despite a muted market and continuing economic challenges. This quarter we also achieved a 50% reduction in losses against the previous quarter. We have crossed a milestone of 150,000 customers till date and have maintained our overall market share of close to 2% in cash market turnover and over 1% in total market turnover. We are focussed on sustainable growth and endeavour to maintain our performance over the coming periods."
The average daily cash turnovergrew by 19% over the last quarter against an overall exchange cash turnover de-growth of 5% q-o-q. The average daily total turnover was up 29% q-o-q whereas exchange total turnover was down 8% q-o-q.
Our average daily total market share grew 42% q-o-q to 1.41%, and average daily cash market share grew 26% q-o-q to 1.8%.
The 5paisa Mobile App has over 20,00,000 downloads till date with a sustained 4 Star rating on Playstore.
We maintained our swift pace of client acquisitions, crossing 1,50,000 customers, recording a growth of 290% over the nine month period of the previous year. We have a large proportion of clients from tier II/III cities, and a majority trade though our mobile app.
Rights Issue Update
The Board, at its Meetings held on July 17, 2018 and September 12, 2018, approved the proposal of issue of equity shares by way of a Rights Issue ("Issue") to the existing shareholders of the Company in the ratio of 1 equity share of Rs 10 each for every 1 equity share of Rs 10 each held in the Company at a premium of Rs 70 per share i.e. issue price of Rs 80 each aggregating to Rs 101.9 Cr in accordance with the SEBI (Issue of Capital and Disclosure Requirements) Regulations, 2009, as amended, and the record date for determining the entitlement will be announced in due course, subject to receipt of relevant approvals from regulatory authorities, as may be required. Further, the Company has filed the Draft Letter of Offer with SEBI, NSE and BSE on September 17, 2018. The Company has received the in-principle approval from NSE and BSE and is awaiting the observation letter from SEBI.
Shares of 5paisa Capital Ltd was last trading in BSE at Rs.266.05 as compared to the previous close of Rs. 270. The total number of shares traded during the day was 1118 in over 59 trades.
The stock hit an intraday high of Rs. 273 and intraday low of 265. The net turnover during the day was Rs. 299795.