Ex-Pack IPO oversubscribed within minutes | Sunday Observer

Ex-Pack IPO oversubscribed within minutes

24 October, 2021

Ex-Pack Corrugated Cartons Limited’s Rs. 700 million IPO was oversubscribed within minutes of opening on Friday.

In a notice to the Colombo Stock Exchange, the Company’s Registrar said the issue closed at 4.30 p.m. on October 22 and the basis of allotment was notified shortly thereafter.

The co-managers to the issue, Capital Alliance and Asia Securities, commented that there was exceptional interest in the IPO from the very beginning and that it has drawn active interest from a range of investors, both individuals and institutions.

Funds raised by the IPO will go towards a Rs. 3 billion ultramodern production facility, which is expected to raise monthly volumes from 2,650 metric tons currently, to 4,000 metric tons by 2025.

The company remains committed to delivering exceptional value to its investors, customers, people, communities and other stakeholders.