our journey

Our Journey

  • February: Secured BSI’s ISO 9001: 2008certification for CPU, IT and Customer Services Team.
  • October: Successfully raised Rs. 3.32 billion via a public bond offering.
  • October: Awarded ‘FINNOVITI’ for process excellence in credit assessment.
  • September: Successfully raised INR 7.54 billion via a public bond offering
  • November: INR 1.5 billion of capital infusion by private equity (PE) firm Avigo Capital.
  • December: INR 2 billion of capital infusion by PE firm, Jacob Ballas. billion, via a public bond offering.
  • July: Acquired part of Citigroup India’s mortgage portfolio, with a book size of INR 4.7 billion
  • October: Crossed book size of INR 40 billion in SME Lending
  • October: Crossed book size of INR 30 billion in capital market finance
  • December: Acquired Maharishi Housing Development Finance Corporation (now Religare Housing Development Finance Corporation - RHDFCL)
  • November: Disbursed total loans of INR 10 billion in just over 12 months of operations.
  • May: Kavi Arora joined RFL.
  • September: Founder team members occupied office.
  • November: Commenced SME Lending business.
  • Started Capital Market finance business : Religare Finvest Ltd. was incorporated on 6th Jan, 1995 as Skylark Securities Pvt. Ltd. The name of the company was changed from Skylark Securities Pvt. Ltd. to Fortis Finvest Pvt. Ltd. on 23rd Sep, 2004. The company was converted into a public limited company on 7th October, 2004 and the name was changed to Fortis Finvest Limited. Further on 4th April, 2006 the name of the company has been changed to Religare Finvest Ltd.
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Important Notifications

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    The prevailing rate of interest of various loan relationships with Religare Finvest Limited have been revised from 1st November, 2018. For more infor...Read more

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    The Government of India has announced the implementation of Goods and Services Tax (“GST”), which is effective from 1st July, 2017. Please note, the...Read more

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1. It has been brought to our notice that certain unscrupulous individuals/entities are issuing fake sanction letters purportedly issued by Religare Finvest Limited (referred to as RFL here in after and includes all subsidiaries of Religare Finvest Limited) to individuals. Such individuals/ entities demand cash or fund transfer to an individual bank account or purchase of a new insurance policy for processing the loan application. These individuals/ entities are fraudulently and illegally misusing Religare Finvest Limited’s corporate name and/ or brand names to lure the General Public and are harming both, our reputation, as well as exploiting the General Public. By way of this notice, we intend to caution the General Public against such elements. The General Public is advised and cautioned not to rely or act on any such fraudulent offers or sanctions made in the name of RFL without verifying the authenticity of the contents with RFL. We request you to deal with RFL directly through its existing branch offices only, the addresses for which are available on our websites www.religarefinvest.com and www.religarehomeloans.com. Please note that if you intend to apply for a loan from RFL or its subsidiary Religare Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited (RHDFCL), the application fees and/ or processing fees must be paid by Account Payee Cheque or Demand Draft payable to ‘Religare Finvest Limited’ or ‘Religare Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited’ only. Please note that any person who deals with such unscrupulous individuals/ entities shall be doing so at its own risk and RFL will not be liable or responsible for any kind of loss incurred or damage suffered or any consequences arising thereof. Those desirous of availing loans from RFL may apply online on our website OR speak to our executives on1860-266-4111 OR visit any of our branches.

2. The company being directed to adhere to a corrective action plan by the RBI, the customer loyalty program launched on August 6, 2015, has been discontinued with immediate effect.

- Religare Finvest Limited