Standard Chartered Private Equity has bought 10% stake in Chennai-based Redington India Limited for Rs.365.13 Cr, while ECL Finance Ltd, the NBFC arm of Edelweiss has bought 2% stake in Redington for Rs.73 Cr.
StanChart PE and ECL Finance have bought the shares from promoter Redington Mauritius and Synnex Mauritius, a unit of Taiwanese IT distributor Synnex Technology International Corp. The total deal is valued at around Rs.438 Cr.
The transaction took place via a block deal on the BSE at Rs 91.9 a share, which was about 4% premium to the scrip's closing price of Rs 88.50 on BSE on Monday.
Redington MD R Srinivasan said that the company wanted to continue as a management run firm and wanted none of the shareholders to hold over a 26% stake.
Cholayil Private Limited has acquired Krishna Thulasi, a herbal soap brand owned by Chennai-based Krishna Herbals Company Private Limited. Post-deal, all the Krishna Thualsi brand products, like soap, face gel and shampoo will continue ...