New Delhi, September 23
Shares of Reliance Industries on Wednesday closed with almost 1 per cent beneficial properties after the corporate stated international funding agency KKR will make investments Rs 5,550 crore in its subsidiary Reliance Retail Ventures Ltd (RRVL) to select 1.28 per cent fairness stake.
The inventory rose 0.83 per cent to shut at Rs 2,229.55 on the BSE. During the day, it jumped 2.95 per cent to Rs 2,276.50.
On the NSE, it closed at Rs 2,228, up 0.76 per cent after gaining 2.96 per cent to Rs 2,276.75 through the day.
The firm’s market valuation rose by Rs 12,485.1 crore to Rs 15,07,630.10 crore on the BSE.
In phrases of traded quantity, 7.74 lakh shares had been traded on the BSE and 1.98 lakh models on the NSE through the day.
“This investment values Reliance Retail at a pre-money equity value of Rs 4.21 lakh crore. This marks the second investment by KKR in a subsidiary of Reliance Industries, following a Rs 11,367 crore investment in Jio Platforms announced earlier this year,” Reliance Industries stated in an announcement.
Reliance Retail, a subsidiary of RRVL, operates India’s largest quickest rising and most worthwhile retail enterprise serving near 640 million footfalls throughout its 12,000 shops nationwide.
Mukesh Ambani, chairman and managing director of Reliance Industries, stated: “KKR has a proven track record of being a valuable partner to industry-leading franchises and has been committed to India for many years. We look forward to working with KKR’s global platform, industry knowledge and operational expertise across our digital services and retail businesses”. PTI