IL&FS as an entity was conceptualized with a key mandate to commercialize infrastructure. Considering the long gestation and pay back period of infrastructure projects, financial services as a business line was started to complement the infrastructure business. Over the years, apart from focusing on the key mandates, the IL&FS Group has included a plethora of other services in the field of finance, including Investment Banking, Private Equity, Retail Finance and Trust & Fiduciary

Our Group Companies – IL&FS Investment Managers Limited, IL&FS Financial Services Limited, IL&FS Trust Company Limited and IL&FS Securities Services Ltd – have earned the reputation of being a ‘smart’ alternative.

The Investment Banking services are housed in IL&FS Financial Services Limited (IFIN), a 100% subsidiary of IL&FS. IFIN is a professionally managed company whose Board of Directors and key managerial personnel are experienced professionals drawn from the IL&FS Group who posses a wide experience in financial services. IFIN’s objective is to put to use it’s unique combination of investment banking skill sets and lending capabilities to provide a complete value proposition in a seamless manner to customers on a consistent basis

IL&FS Investment Managers Limited (IIML) is one of India's largest domestic private equity fund management companies with over US$ 3.2 billion under management on behalf of leading Indian and International Institutions. IIML's experience covers the entire Private Equity lifecycle – right from raising funds, making and planning investments to restructuring and exits. IIML manages a number of Funds, which are invested across a variety of sectors including Infrastructure, Technology, Media, Retail, Consumer Services, Manufacturing and Real Estate

IL&FS Trust Company Limited (ITCL), a subsidiary of IL&FS, is a leading fiduciary service provider in India. ITCL provides trusteeship and allied services as an Independent Fiduciary Service Provider for: debt issuances and loans, securitized paper, private equity, venture capital funds, private family trusts, not for profit trusts and other special purpose vehicles.

IL&FS Securities Services Limited (ISSL) was incorporated in FY 2007 as a subsidiary of IL&FS. With the benefit of experience, ISSL has now emerged as a service provider of repute, with a critical mass of clients and diverse product lines supporting its business growth. It holds leadership positions in F&O Clearing and new products such as broking back office, broker's broker and ESOP funding