IIFL Finance dilutes 20% stake in home finance subsidiary

IIFL Home Finance (IHFL) is raising Rs 2,200 crore from Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA) for 20% stake. Key points to note –  IHFL is currently a 100% ‘unlisted’ subsidiary of IIFL Finance Limited (IFL) It is in the business of small-ticket (affordable) home loans, loan against property and construction finance. The subject fund raise … Read more

Greaves Cotton raises significant money in EV subsidiary

Money is being raised by Greaves Electric Mobility (GEM), currently a 100% subsidiary of Greaves Cotton Limited (GCL). It has got total commitments of $220 mn from Abdul Latif Jameel (ALJ), a family-owned diversified business founded in Saudi Arabia in 1945. Key points to note – ALJ is a leading distributor of Toyota products for … Read more

GIC investing significant money into ABFRL.

Aditya Birla Fashion & Retail (ABFRL) has announced raising sizeable equity investment from GIC’s affiliate, Caladium Investment Pte. Ltd. Key points to note – GIC is Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund. GIC has committed to infuse a total of Rs 2,195 crore Rs 295 crore upfront equity @ Rs 288.75/ share picking up about 1.07% of … Read more

Reliance gets significant strategic investment into Viacom18

Viacom18 (V18) is amongst the leading players in the Indian television sector with 38 channels in nine languages across various genres including general entertainment, movies, sports, youth, music and kids. Besides, it also has OTT streaming platform Voot. V18 is currently a 51:49 JV between Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) owned TV18 and Paramount Global. RIL … Read more

Godrej Properties wanted to get aggressive on the redevelopment projects in Mumbai. Announced collaboration with DB Realty. Then withdraws from the transaction the next day.

February 3, 2022 In recent times, after DLF and Lodha, Godrej Properties (GP) seems to be the next one with aggressive ambitions in the Indian Real Estate Sector. The Company has been on a spree of land acquisitions and product launches. Now it has announced a strategic partnership with D B Realty (DBR) to target … Read more

Airtel going for preferential equity issue. Update – Google it is.

Airtel continues to consolidate and strengthen it’s financial position. Company is holding board meeting on January 28, 2022 to consider a preferential issue of the equity shares. Currently, Airtel’s shareholders include – Mittal family 24.13%, SingTel 31.72% and balance by public. Rumours are that a strategic global investor would be investing into the Company. Last … Read more