JAKARTA : Indonesia’s biggest tech company PT GoTo Gojek Tokopedia Tbk intends to issue a maximum amount of 118.44 billion of shares worth around 10 per cent of its total capital through a private placement.
The private placement will be put forward for shareholder approval at GoTo’s annual general meeting on June 28th, it said in a statement on Friday.
The tech company seeks to raise funds to support its own working capital and for its subsidiaries like its e-commerce unit Tokopedia, according to the statement.
The price of the new shares shall be at least 90 per cent of the average closing price of GoTo’s shares for 25 consecutive trading days prior to the date of application for the additional shares, it said.
Shares of GoTo closed at 304 rupiah per share on Friday or down 10 per cent from its IPO price of 338 rupiah.
GoTo debuted on April 11 after raising $1.1 billion in an initial public offering by selling around 4 per cent of its shares.
($1 = 14,669.0000 rupiah)