The Directors have pleasure in presenting the Thirtieth Annual Report
of your Company together with the Audited Accounts for the financial
year ended 31st March, 2015 and the report of the Auditors thereon.
Particulars 2014-15 2013-14
Total Income 394.36 416.38
Expenditure 368.57 394.20
Profit before Tax, Interest and Depreciation 25.79 22.18
Less : Depreciation 9.40 9.20
Less : Interest 0.02 0.51
Profit before Tax 16.37 12.48
Provision for Income Tax 6.85 5.55
Provision for Deferred Tax Liability (0.87) (0.39)
Net Profit after Tax 10.39 7.32
Profit brought forward 72.28 64.96
Balance available for appropriation 82.67 72.28
Profit carried to Balance Sheet 82.67 72.28
STATE OF COMPANY''S AFFAIRS:
OPERATIONS & FUTURE PROPSECTS:
The performance of the company during the year has been consistent as
compared to the earlier periods. The company has been successful in
obtaining the repeat works from the customers . With a committed and
stable order books the company expects to maintain the level of
operations with marginal increase in the ensuring periods. With the
general upward trend being witnessed in the IT and ITES industry the
company expects to leverage its core strengths of highly skilled
manpower optimally by entering into new and strategic alliances.
INDUSTRY STRUCTURE AND DEVELOPMENT:
The company is engaged in the business of software development,
providing Business Process Out sourcing, consultancy services in the
fields of software and allied services.
LISTING OF EQUIT SHARES:
The Company''s Equity shares are presently listed on BSE Limited and the
Company has paid the Annual Listing Fees to the said Stock Exchanges
for the financial year 2014 - 2015.
TRANSFER TO RESERVES:
Profit earned by the comapny after taxes Amounting Rs.10.39 Lakhs is
being transfered to Reserves.
CHANGE IN NAUTURE OF BUSINESS, IF ANY:
During the year under review, there has been no change in the nature of
business of the Company.
MATERIAL CHANGES AND COMMITMENTS AFFECTING FINANCIAL POSITION BETWEEN
THE END OF THE FINANCIAL YEAR AND DATE OF REPORT:
There are no material changes and commitments in the business
operations of the Company from the financial year ended 31st March,
2015 to the date of signing of the Directors Report.
PERFORMANCE AND FINANCIAL POSITION OF THE SUBSIDIARY COMPANY:
The Company does not have any subsidiaries or associate companies.
Hence the required information under this head is not being attached to
The Corporate Governance Report and a certificate by the Statutory
Auditors regarding compliance of the conditions of corporate governance
by your Company as stipulated in clause 49 of the Listing Agreement
with Stock Exchanges, are annexed to this Report.
STATEMENT ON DECLARATION GIVEN BY INDEPENDENT DIRECTORS:
All the Independent Directors have given declarations of Independence,
as required pursuant to Section 149 (7) of the Companies Act, 2013
stating that they meet the criteria of Independence as provided in sub-
section (6) of Section 149 of the Companies Act, 2013.
MEETING OF INDEPENDENT DIRECTORS:
The performance of the Individual Directors on the Board and the
Committees thereof is done by the Board and the Independent Directors
in their exclusive meeting done as per the policy formulated by the
Board in this regard.
In terms of the provisions of Section 177 of the Companies Act, 2013
your Company has formulated a Whistle Blower Policy as a Vigil
Mechanism. This mechanism aims for conducting the affairs in a fair and
transparent manner by adopting highest standards of professionalism,
honesty, integrity and ethical behaviour. All permanent employees of
the Company are covered under the policy.
This mechanism is for the employees to report concerns about unethical
behaviour, actual or suspected fraud or violation of Code of Conduct
and Ethics. It also provides for adequate safeguards against
victimization of employees who avail of the mechanism and allows direct
access to the Chairman of the Audit Committee in exceptional cases.
Pursuant to the provisions of the Companies Act, 2013 and Clause 49 of
the Listing Agreement, the performance evaluation of the Board, the
Committees of the Board and Individual Directors is done on annual
The evaluation is done by the Board, Nomination and Remuneration
Committee and Independent Directors with specific focus on the
performance and effective functioning of the Board and Individual
CHANGES IN DIRECTORS:
On the recommendations of the nomination and remuneration committee,
the Board appointed Mrs. Lakshmi Gurram (DIN: 07154551) as an
Independent Director on the Board with effect from 31st March, 2015. We
seek your support in confirming the appointment of Mrs. Lakshmi Gurram
(DIN: 07154551) in the ensuing Annual General Meeting.
RE - APPOINTMENTS:
As per the provisions of the Companies Act 2013, Sri S. Man Mohan Rao
(DIN: 00109433) retires at the ensuing Annual General Meeting and being
eligible, seek his re-appointment. The Board recommends his
None of the independent directors will retire at the ensuing Annual
None of the Directors have resigned during the year under review.
CHANGES IN KEY MANAGERIAL PERSONNEL:
There have been no changes in the Key Managerial Personnel.
NUMBER OF MEETINGS OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS:
During the year under review 6 Board meetings were held during the
Financial Year 2014-15 on the following dates:- 29/05/2014, 11/08/2014,
01/09/2014, 14/11/2014, 13/02/2015 & 31/03/2015 .
The intervening gap between any two Board Meetings was within the
period prescribed under the provisions of the Companies Act, 2013. All
the recommendations given by the Audit Committee are accepted by the
INTERNAL FINANCIAL CONTROL:
The Board has adopted the policies and procedures for ensuring the
orderly and efficient conduct of its business, including adherence to
the Company''s policies, the safeguarding of its assets, the prevention
and detection of frauds and errors, the accuracy and completeness of
the accounting records, and the timely preparation of reliable
DIRECTORS'' RESPONSIBILITY STATEMENT:
Pursuant to the requirement of Section 134(5) of the Act, and based on
the representations received from the management, the directors hereby
i. in the preparation of the annual accounts for the financial year
2014 - 15, the applicable accounting standards have been followed and
there are no material departures;
ii. selected such accounting policies and applied them consistently and
made judgments and estimates that are reasonable and prudent so as to
give a true and fair view of the state of affairs of the Company at the
end of the financial year and of the profit of the Company for the
iii. and sufficient care to the best of their knowledge and ability for
the maintenance of adequate accounting records in accordance with the
provisions of the Act. They confirm that there are adequate systems and
controls for safeguarding the assets of the Company and for preventing
and detecting fraud and other irregularities;
iv. prepared the annual accounts on a going concern basis;
v laid down internal financial controls to be followed by the Company
and that such internal financial controls are adequate and operating
vi. devised proper systems to ensure compliance with the provisions of
all applicable laws and that such systems were adequate and operating
RISK AND RISK MITIGATION POLICY:
The domestic and international economic environment directly influences
the spending patterns of the industry on the Information Technology.
And also the margins of the companies are affected by any changes in
the government regulations like taxation and also the increased
competition from other countries.
CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY:
Your Company does not fall under any of the criteria specified under
the provisions of Companies Act, 2013. Hence the Company has not
constituted any committee and is not required to furnish information
required under the provisions of the said Act.
PARTICULARS OF LOANS, GUARANTEES AND INVESTMENTS:
There have been no loans, guarantees and investments under Section 186
of the Act during the financial year 2014 - 15.
TRANSACTIONS WITH RELATED PARTIES:
There were no related party transactions during the year except that
entered in the ordinary course of business and on arms length basis.
There were no materially significant related party transactions between
your Company and the Directors, promoters, Key Managerial Personnel and
other designated persons which may have a potential conflict with the
interest of company at large.
Form AOC - 2 for disclosure of particulars of contracts / arrangements,
entered into by your company with related parties is attached herewith
as Annexure - I.
TECHNOLOGY ABSORPTION, ENERGY CONSERVATION & FOREIGN EXCHANGE EARNINGS
Information in accordance with clause (m) of sub section (3) of Section
134 of the Companies Act, 2013 is annexed herewith as Annexure - II.
DIRECTORS REPORT :
Particulars of employees pursuant to Section 134 (3) (q) and Section
197 (12) of the Companies Act, 2013 read with Rule 5 (1) of the
Companies (Appointment and Remuneration of Managerial Personnel) Rules,
2014 forming part of the Directors'' Report for the year ended March
31,2015 as Annexure III.
PARTICULARS OF EMPLOYEES:
There are no employees in the company whose names are required to be
furnished as per the information and statement containing particulars
of employees required pursuant to Section 197 of the Companies Act,
2013 read with Rule 5 (1) and Rule 5 (2) of the Companies (Appointment
and Remuneration of Managerial Personnel) Rules, 2014.
The Nomination and remuneration committee of the Company has affirmed
that the remuneration is as per the Remuneration policy of the Company.
Your Directors take this opportunity to record their deep appreciation
of the continuous support and contribution from all employees of the
EXTRACT OF ANNUAL RETURN:
As required under Sub-Section (3) of Section 92 of the Companies Act,
2013 and Rule 12(1) of the Companies (Management and Administration)
Rules, 2014 an extract of Annual Return in Form MGT - 9 forms part of
this report as Annexure - IV.
During the year under review your Company has not accepted any fixed
deposits and, as such, no amount of principal or interest was
outstanding as of the Balance Sheet date.
At the Annual General Meeting held on September 30, 2014 M/s.
Satyanarayana & Co., Chartered Accountants, were appointed as the
Statutory Auditors of the Company to hold office till the conclusion of
the 32nd Annual General Meeting. In terms of the first proviso to
Section 139 of the Companies Act, 2013, the appointment of the auditors
shall be placed for ratification at every Annual General Meeting.
Accordingly, the appointment of M/s. Satyanarayana & Co., Chartered
Accountants, as the statutory auditors of the Company is placed for
ratification by the shareholders. In this regard, the Company has
received a certificate from the auditors to the effect that if they are
reappointed, it would be in accordance with the provisions of Section
141 of the Companies Act, 2013.
There are no specifications, reservations, adverse remarks on
disclosures by the Statutory Auditors in their report. They have not
reported any incident of fraud to the Audit Committee of the Company
during the year under review.
Pursuant to the provisions of Section 204 of the Companies Act, 2013
and Rule 9 of the Companies (Appointment and Remuneration of Managerial
Personnel) Rules, 2014 the Company has appointed M/s DSMR & Associates,
Company Secretaries to undertake the Secretarial Audit of the Company
for the financial year 2014 - 2015. The Secretarial Audit report is
annexed herewith as Annexure - V
DISCLOSURE AS PER SEXUAL HARRASSMENT OF WOMEN AT WORKPLACE (PREVENTION,
PROHIBITION AND REDRESSAL) ACT, 2013:
The Company has zero tolerance for sexual harassment at workplace and
has adopted a policy on prevention, prohibition and redressal of sexual
harassment at workplace in line with the provisions of Sexual
Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and
Redressal) Act, 2013 and the rules framed there under.
During the financial year 2014-15, the Company has not received any
complaints on sexual harassment.
SIGNIFICANT AND MATERIAL ORDERS PASSED BY REGULATORS OR COURTS OR
There are no significant and material orders passed by the regulators
or courts or tribunals impacting the going concern status and Company''s
operations in future.
Your Directors place on record their appreciation for the assistance
and co-operation extended by the Bankers, STPI, Customs and Central
Excise and various State and Central Government Agencies. Your
Directors also thank all the Customers, Members and Employees for their
valuable support and confidence in the Company.
For and on behalf of the Board
For Capricorn Systems Global Solutions Limited
Date : 31st August 2015 Sd/-
S. Man Mohan Rao
DIN : 00109433