NTPC’ 2nd Masala Bond got listed on London Stock Exchange. Shri Piyush Goyal, Minister of State for Power, Coal , New and Renewable Energy and Mines inaugurated the ceremony held on 12th May,2017. The listing of NTPC Masala Bonds on ISM as the maiden issue on the exchange marks the growing cooperation between NTPC and LSE, this being the second time NTPC has listed its Notes on LSE. Shri K. Biswal, director ( Finance), NTPC, Smt. Renu Narang, General Manager(Finance) were also present on the occasion.
To NTPC and other issuers from India and across the globe, this provided an opportunity to access quality investors for meeting our financing needs. The tremendous response to Masala Bonds enthuses NTPC to look at offshore funds as a regular source of financing its Capex needs.