L&T Finance Holdings was originally incorporated as L&T Capital Holdings Limited on May 1, 2008 under the Companies Act, as a public limited company, to carry on the business of investment/finance. The company received the certificate of commencement of business on May 15, 2008. The company subsequently changed the name to L&T Finance Holdings Limited pursuant to a special resolution passed by the shareholders at a general meeting dated September 1, 2010. Pursuant to the change of name, a fresh certificate of incorporation was granted to the company by the Registrar of Companies on September 6, 2010. The company was registered with the RBI under Section 45-IA of the Reserve Bank of India Act, 1934, as a non-banking financial institution. The company is promoted by Larsen & Toubro Limited, one of the leading companies in India, with interests in engineering, construction, electrical and electronics manufacturing and services, information technology and financial services, as a holding company for its financial services business.
Business area of the company
L&T Finance Holdings is one of India’s most valued and fastest-growing Non-Banking Financial Companies (NBFCs). The company offers a diverse range of financial products and services in rural, housing and infrastructure finance sectors. It also offers Investment management services.
Products offered by the company
Two wheeler Finance
Farm equipment finance
Real estate finance
2015: Association of Renewable Energy Agencies of States (AREAS)- An MNRE Body Award for ‘Promoting renewable energy and contributing towards energy equity, energy accessibility and sustainability in the country’.
2015: Achieved 6th position in Asian Private Banker League Table.
2015: Middleware Excellence award for ‘Effective usage of Mobile Cloud Service’ at Oracle Open World, San Francisco.
2016: Central Board of Irrigation & Power Awards (Govt. of India Organization) for ‘Best Finance Company in Renewable Energy at the annual’.
2017: Golden Peacock Award for ‘Risk Management’.
2017: Oracle Excellence Award for ‘Oracle Cloud Platform Innovation in Connect and Extend Applications with Mobile and Bots’.
2017: RE - Finance Awards for ‘Best Renewable Energy Financier of the Year 2017 for both the Solar and Wind Sector’.
2018: Golden Peacock Award for 'Excellence in Corporate Governance.
2018: L&T Finance Holdings featured in the Forbes India's Super 50 Companies 2018
2018: FINNOVITI 2018 Award for ‘SANGAM’, an Innovation in the two-wheeler business
2020: The Asset Triple A Asia Infrastructure Awards 2020 for Renewable Energy Acquisition Financing Deal of the Year.
2020: The Asset Triple A Asia Infrastructure Awards 2020 for Utility Deal of the Year
2020: FICCI Corporate Social Responsibility Award for ‘Women Empowerment’
2020: Golden Peacock Award for ‘Corporate Social Responsibility’
2020: 10th India Digital Awards for its flagship CSR initiative - Digital Sakhi
2008- L&T Finance makes foray into Microfinance.
2008- L&T Finance commence distribution of financial products.
2008- L&T Finance starts financing of capital market products.
2009-2010- L&T Finance taps retail sources to raise funds for the first time - successful back-to-back NCD issuances.
2010- L&T Finance acquires DBS Cholamandalam Asset Management Limited and DBS Cholamandalam Trustees Limited, foraying into mutual funds business L&T Infra receives 'Infrastructure Finance Company' status from RBI.
2011- L&T Finance Holdings has successfully completed the acquisition of Indo Pacific Housing Finance Ltd (IPHF)L&T Finance Holdings Ltd acquires FamilyCredit Ltd. from Societe Generale Consumer FinanceL&T Finance acquires DBS Cholamandalam Asset Management Limited and DBS Cholamandalam Trustees Limited, foraying into the mutual funds business.
2012- Acquisition of Fidelity's mutual fund business in IndiaEntry into 2-wheeler finance by acquiring family credit.
2013- Incorporated L&T capital markets-A platform for wealth management.
2013- L&T Finance Holdings has acquired auto finance company Family Credit Limited.
2017- L&T Finance Holdings launches Micro Loans business in Assam.
2017- L&T Finance Holdings launches Micro Loans business in Bihar.
2018- Centrum Acquires L&T Finances Supply Chain Finance Business.
2019- L&T Financial Services Launches Digital Sakhi in Tamil Nadu.
2019- L&T Finance Launches Sabse Khaas Loan for Two-Wheeler Customers.
2020- IIFL completes acquisition of L&T Finance's wealth management business.