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Reliance may bring Jio and retail IPOs to unlock shareholder value: Report

Given the $15 billion Aramco deal and free cash flow outlook in the next several years, net debt to equity could continue to fall beyond FY21

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RIL has raised $22.3 billion capital market through the sale of 24.7 per cent stake in Jio Platforms and $7 billion equity-raise

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After effectively turning debt free, Reliance Industries (RIL) may see IPOs of its flourishing telecom arm Jio and retail business segment, unlocking additional shareholder value, Bernstein Research said in a report on Wednesday.

RIL has raised $22.3 billion capital market through the sale of 24.7 per cent stake in Jio Platforms and $7 billion equity-raise.

"Following the rights issues and 24.7 per cent sell down in Jio, RIL is now effectively debt free. We expect a break-up of the company in the next three-four years through the IPO of Jio and retail business segment which should further unlock shareholder value,"

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First Published: Jun 24 2020 | 2:14 PM IST

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