Axis Bank would acquire a 29% additional stake in Max Life Insurance for an estimated price of Rs 1,592 crore. The deal will increase the Axis Bank‘s stake in Max Life to 30%. Max Financial Services will hold the remaining 70% in the joint venture.
The acquisition may be completed in 6-9 months & Post the deal, Max Financial Services and Axis Bank will get to nominate four and three directors respectively on the Max Life board. The total premium generated from both companies exceeded Rs 38,000 crore.
Important takeaways for all competitive exams:
- Headquarters of Axis Bank: Mumbai, Maharashtra.
- MD and CEO of Axis Bank: Amitabh Chaudhry.
- The tagline of Axis Bank: Badhti Ka Naam Zindagi.
- Max Life Insurance Company Headquarters: New Delhi.
- MD & CEO of Max Life Insurance Company: Prashant Tripathy.