The Vodafone Idea issue in April last year received 26 per cent applications. The issue size was Rs 25,000 crore and out of the 339,000 shareholders, 87,248 shareholders applied.
The issue of Tata Steel to the tune of Rs 12,704 crore received 39 per cent applications from shareholders as of the total of 740,000 shareholders, the number of applications was 291,000.
The Tata Motors issue in 2015 to the tune of Rs 7,497 crore received 25 per cent applications as 90,631 shareholders applied out of 366,000.
The Tata Power issue in March 2014 got 38 per cent applications as 89,840 applied out of 236,000 for an issue size of Rs 1,993 crore.
The TV18 issue in 2012 for Rs 2,700 crore got a 21 per cent response from 12,976 shareholders out of 60,373.
Similarly, the Network 18 issue at the same time for Rs 2,700 crore got only 8 per cent applications from 4,304 shareholders out of a total of 56,075.
The rights issue
of Tata Motors in September 2008 got only 3 per cent applications from 7,911 shareholders as compared to the total of 309,000 shareholders. Hindalco rights issue, in the same month, for Rs 5048 crore received 9 per cent applications from 30,505 shareholders as against a total of 333,000 shareholders.
State Bank of India fared much better as the rights issue in February of 2008 got 51 per cent response as 273,000 shareholders participated out of 538,000 shareholders.
The rights issue of Tata Steel in November 2007 got a higher response of 77 per cent with 441,000 shareholders applying out of 570,000 for an issue size of Rs 9,135 crore.