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BFIL shareholders to meet on Dec 11 to OK merger with IndusInd Bank

The merger will be effected through an all-stock transaction of BFIL into IndusInd through a Composite Scheme of Arrangement

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

IndusInd Bank
IndusInd Bank

(BFIL) Saturday said its shareholders' meeting will be held on December 11 to approve merger of the microfinance company with IndusInd Bank.

In accordance with the order, meeting of the equity shareholders and secured creditors of is scheduled on December 11, 2018, the company said in a regulatory filing.

The dispensed with the meeting of the unsecured creditors of the bank, it added.

The issued directive on October 31, 2018 to hold meeting of the equity shareholders for approving the composite scheme of amalgamation.

IndusInd Bank in October last year decided to acquire the country's leading micro-player BFIL, which was previously known as SKS Microfinance.
 

The merger will be effected through an all-stock transaction of into IndusInd through a Composite Scheme of Arrangement.

Post merger, the new entity will have 4,000 branches and outlets and 16 million customers.

The merger had received approval from the on December 19, 2017.

IndusInd Bank also received a 'No Objection' from the Reserve Bank of India for the proposed merger on March 13 this year.
 

First Published: Sat, November 10 2018. 19:10 IST
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