The Company was originally incorporated as Parasnath Textiles Limited (PTL) on November 12, 1982 under the Companies Act, 1956 in the State of West Bengal. PTL obtained Certificate of Commencement of Business pursuant to Section 149(3) of the Companies Act, 1956 from the Registrar of Companies, West Bengal vide certificate dated December 15, 1982.
PTL was formed with an object to carry on the business of manufacturers and dealers in textiles, investment /trading in shares & securities etc. It is registered with Reserve Bank of India as a Non Banking Financial Company (‘NBFC’) vide certificate no. 05.02895 dated September 15,1998.
Through an open offer PTL was acquired by Luhruaka Sales & Services Limited (LSSL) (part of Comfort Group), a company incorporated on July 5, 2010 in the State of Maharashtra having its registered and corporate office at A-301, Hetal Arch, Opp. Natraj Market, S.V. Road, Malad (West), Mumbai – 400064
Post acquisition of PTL, the Company’s name was changed from Parasnath Textiles Limited to Comfort Fincap Limited vide fresh certificate of incorporation dated June 4, 2011 issued by the Registrar of Companies, West Bengal. Further, the Equity Shares of the Company were listed on BSE Limited through direct listing vide BSE notice dated March 20, 2013.
The Company is primarily focused in providing inter corporate loans, personal loans, loans against shares & securities, loans against properties, Mortgage Loans, Auto / Home Loans, trade financing, bills discounting, trading in shares & securities and arbitrage business in stock and commodity market. Being an NBFC, The Company has positioned itself between the organized banking sector and local money lenders, offering the customers competitive, flexible and timely lending services.
The Registered Office of the Company is situated at Premises No. 22, Camac Street, Kolkata – 700016 and the Corporate Office of the Company is situated at 301, 3rd floor, ‘A’ wing, Hetal Arch, S.V.Road, Malad (west), Mumbai – 400064.
The Company is currently listed on the floors of BSE Limited and Calcutta Stock Exchange Limited.
The Comfort Group was founded by Mr. Anil Agrawal (CA, ICWA) in 1994. Since inception the group has clear focus on customers first attitude, ethical & transparent business practices, cost effective financial solutions, research based value investing and implementation of cutting edge technology that has enabled it to forge ahead as a one stop financial solution provider. Today, the group is a well diversified financial services organization available in all the essential platforms like BSE, NSE, MCX, MCX-SX, NCDEX, Merchant Banking (category 1) and non banking finance activities covering primary market, investment solution, debt services, capital markets, equity, derivatives, currency derivatives, depository services (CDSL), project financing, wholesale financing and other segments to the clients community.
Comfort Securities Ltd. (CSL), one of the Group Companies of CFL was originally conceived as "M/s Comfort Securities" in the year 2000 as a registered sub broker of JSES and ISS and also a member of JSE and ISE. We started the operations in 2007 and acquired membership of BSE, NSE, MCX-SX and also registered itself to provide Merchant Banking & Depository Services of CDSL.
Comfort Commotrade Ltd. (CCL), one of the Group Companies of CFL is the member of MCX and NCDEX. It offers trading in many commodities such as bullion (gold, silver), energy (crude oil, natural gas), metals, food grains (rice, maize), spices, oil and oil seeds and others. The company can carry on the business of buying, selling and trading in all kind of commodities.
Comfort Group is headquartered in Mumbai and is on the path of rapid expansion across major cities in India. The Company has a diversified client base that includes HNIs, retail customers, mutual fund houses, financial institutions, corporate clients and others.