Future Group received approval from NCLT

Future Group received approval from NCLT to conduct EGMs

NCLT remains a quasi-judicial body in India. The role of this power is to pass judgment relating to Indian companies. According to the source, Future Group may conduct extraordinary general meetings with their shareholders and creditors. Owing it plans to sell assets to Reliance Retail Limited.

Before that, it has to take all their shareholder’s approval. For this process, the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) remains obliged to let Future Group firms hold general meetings.

On September 28, NCLT has call on the retail company to finalize a particular date for the meeting.

In August 2020, Reliance and Future Groups had reported as Reliance Retail might obtain all retail segments of Future such as retail, wholesale, logistics, and warehousing businesses. Moreover, they set the deal at Rs. 24,713 crores. But, the transaction was delayed owing to litigation by Amazon, said a source.


According to the market data, Amazon holds around 50% of shares in Future retails. The American retail giant moved the arbitration count. It said the deal would convert FRL into a shell company. In this process, the businesses ought to break away. It sold to Reliance Retail, said Amazon. However, at prevailing, the issue remains at pending state in Supreme Court.

In FY 2021, all the businesses of Future Group have reported massive losses as compared to the previous results. 

According to the source, the officials plan to merge various businesses of the Future Group like, retails, consumers, supply chain solutions, lifestyle, brands, and market network businesses. 

Tata Group remains also converging on online business with effective online App. 

The market experts felt as Reliance’s retail business would bring many benefits with the purchase of Future Groups. 


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