- The acquisition happens for a cash consideration of Rs 4.5 crore.
i.The acquisition is expected to be completed by the end of February 2021.
ii.Regulatory approval is not required for this, as the acquisition of shareholding is below 10%.
LIC Sells 2.002% Stake in ICICI Bank Through Open Market Transactions
i.Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) has sold 13.8 crore shares(2.002% stake) of ICICI Bank from November 27 to December 24, 2020 through open market transactions.
ii.After this sale, the holding stake of LIC in the bank has reduced to around 6.74% from 8.74% earlier.
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About Myclassboard Educational Solutions Pvt Ltd(MESPL):
Headquarters– Hyderabad, Telangana
Founder & CEO– Ajay Sakhamuri
About Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC):
Chairman– M R Kumar
Headquarters– Mumbai, Maharashtra
Founded– 1st September, 1956(Parliament of India passed LIC Act, 1956 on the 19th of June 1956)