Business World GIC IPO TO OPEN ON OCTOBER 11; PRICE BAND FIXED AT RS 855-912 Posted on October 4, 2017 5 min read 0 1,568 General Insurance Corp of India (GIC Re) is good to go to commence its uber Rs 11,370 crore introductory open offer one week from now on October 11. This would be India’s second-greatest IPO ever after Coal India’s Rs 15,200 crore issue in October 2008. The state-run reinsurer said it will offer 12,47,00,000 offers in Rs 855-912 each value band in the IPO that will finish up on October 13. The organization said it will offer a markdown of Rs. 45 for every offers to retail financial specialists and qualified representatives. Speculators can offer for at least 16 shares and in products of 16thereafter. “On the off chance that you take a gander at general fund division, its valuations have consistently gone up finished the last 5 to 10 years, as the market has made sense of how to esteem such a segment. There is a plan of action. How did it grow, what is the cost, the capital prerequisite and different things – these are the whole testing stages. Just a single or two postings have occurred in the protection space up until this point. So it is in a revelation stage for the market,” said Sunil Subramaniam, CEO, Sundaram Mutual Fund “We have some more postings coming as far as the insurance agencies GIC and New India. So there will be supply and you will get what you call a value acknowledgment,” Subramaniam said. General Insurance Corporation of India (GIC) is the biggest reinsurance organization in India as far as gross premiums acknowledged in Fiscal 2017, and represented around 60 for each penny of the premiums surrendered by Indian backup plans to reinsurers amid Fiscal 2017, as indicated by CRISIL Research. READ How to Sell Gold for CashGIC gives reinsurance crosswise over many key business lines including fire (property), marine, engine, building, horticulture, avionics/space, wellbeing, obligation, credit and budgetary and disaster protection. With over 44 years of involvement in and responsibility regarding, giving reinsurance items and administrations, GIC trusts that they have turned into a trusted brand to its protection and reinsurance clients in India and abroad.