Tata Capital Ltd announced today (23rd May 2022) the launch of the ‘Lending for Equity’ (LAS). In a statement, the company said Tata Capital is one of the first financial institutions to offer LAS as an integrated end-to-end digital financial offering and aims to provide customers with a simple and seamless experience.
According to the statement, customers can avail loans of up to Rs 5 crores by simply pledging their dematerialized shares online, which is facilitated by NSDL.
The whole process, after the required approvals from the respective depository participant, is completed on the same day, he added.
How to get a loan against stocks
The statement further states that customers can simply visit the Tata Capital website for a paperless, fast and simple user experience. The loan amount is customized based on the value of the stocks in the client’s portfolio.
Tata Capital LAS Key Points
- End-to-end paperless journey, from registration to loan account creation
- Online KYC and share pledging via NSDL
- Electronic signature of loan documents with E Nach facility
- Easy-to-use online portal for disbursements, refunds, additional pledges and disengagements
Commenting on the launch of LAS, Abonty Banerjee, Chief Digital Officer, Tata Capital said, “Digital LAS is part of our effort to enable our customers to meet their financial needs in a simple and convenient way. Additionally, the LAS offer can be customized and clients can have quick access to funds. We are confident that LAS will greatly benefit our customers as we continue to add such differentiated products to our suite of digital products.
The company also said that Tata Capital had recently launched a “loan against mutual funds” which has gained popularity with customers.