Capital markets regulator Sebi on Thursday barred Heaven Analysis Safety Advisory (HRSA) and its proprietor from securities markets for six months for offering funding advisory companies with out authorisation.
Based on a Sebi order, the entities had been engaged in funding advisory companies with out acquiring a certificates of registration from the Securities and Change Board of India (Sebi), thereby violating the IA (Funding Advisers) rules.
The noticees collected Rs 19.50 lakh throughout November 2016-2019, Sebi stated within the ultimate order.
Sebi has directed the noticees to refund the cash collected inside three months obtained from the shoppers as charges in respect of their funding advisory actions, in line with the order.
Additionally, the regulator barred the noticee from the securities markets for a interval of six months or until the expiry of six months from the date of completion of refund to shoppers/ buyers, whichever is later.
As well as, they shall not undertake funding advisory companies or any exercise within the securities markets with out acquiring a certificates of Sebi, both instantly or not directly, throughout or after the expiry of the debarment interval, the order stated.
In the meantime, in a separate order, the regulator slapped a high-quality of Rs 14 lakh on 4 entities for violating market norms within the matter of Leap Networks Ltd (previously, Iris Mediaworks Ltd; now, WinPro Industries Ltd).