|Future Capital Holdings Ltd is one of the premier investment advisors in India with domain expertise in private equity and real estate. They are also building the infrastructure to create India`s first `consumer-centric` retailer of financial products and services by leveraging the distribution reach and customer base of the Future Group. The company is the part of the future group, which has pioneered and established a nation-wide chain of over 1000 retail stores in 61 cities and 65 rural locations across the country.
The company is having three primary lines of business namely investment advisory services, retail financial services and research. They also provide private equity and real estate investment advisory services to onshore and offshore clients.
Future Capital Holdings Ltd was incorporated on October 18, 2005 as KB Infin Pvt Ltd. In April 5, 2006 the company became the subsidiary of Pantaloon Retail (India) Ltd. The company was converted into a public limited company with effect from August 21, 2006 and in December 2006, the company name was changed to Future Capital Holdings Ltd.
Kshitij Investment Advisory Company Ltd and Indivision Investment Advisors Ltd became the subsidiary companies form May 2006 and in December 2006, Kshitij Investment Advisory Company Ltd became an investment advisor to Horizon Development Management.
During the year 2006-07, the company incorporated two wholly owned subsidiaries namely Future Finmart Ltd and Future Hospitality Management Ltd. In May 2007, the company acquired Sivagami Finance and Investment Ltd.
In June 2007, the company launched their financial retail offering, Future Money with the objective of becoming one of the leading retailers of financial products and services in India. In September 2007, the company made a joint venture agreement with Areroterm Mauritius Ltd for undertaking business of investment advisory services relating to logistics, warehousing facilities. In the same month, the company became the investment advisor to FHL Development Co LLC.
In January 2008, the company completed their initial public offering (IPO) of around 6.42 million equity shares, which represents 10.16% of the post issue paid up capital of the company.
FCH CentrumDirect Ltd and FCH Centrum Wealth Managers Ltd became subsidiaries of the company from March 12, 2008. Also, the company entered into a marketing and distribution rights agreement with Future Finmart Limited (FFL), a subsidiary of the company.
The company incorporated a subsidiary company namely Axon Development Solutions Ltd, towards undertaking development and leasing activities on behalf of the Kshitij Investment Advisory Company Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of the company.|