Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has increased foreign institutional investors' (FIIs) investment limit in Info Edge (India) to 50% of its paid-up capital. RBI has notified that FIIs/Registered Foreign Portfolios Investors (RFPIs) can now invest up to 50% (revised from earlier limit of 40%) of the paid up capital of Info Edge (India) under the Portfolio Investment Scheme (PIS). The company has passed resolutions at its Board of Directors’ level and a special resolution by the shareholders, agreeing for enhancing the limit for the purchase of its equity shares and convertible debentures by FIIs/RFPIs.
Info Edge (India) owns one of the leading job portals naukri.com. The company is a leading provider of various portals related to online recruitment, matrimonial, real estate and education classifieds and related services in India.