New York-primarily based funding firm The Chatterjee Group (TCG) has agreed to gather the securities business of IDFC Ltd, outbidding a number of different suitors.
IDFC said in a stock-alternate submitting that TCG will acquire an equity stake in IDFC Securities Ltd from IDFC Financial Holding Co. Ltd in a single or more tranche over a period of time.
The important definitive agreement can be signed rapidly. The transaction will conclude on the receipt of the needful regulatory approvals, IDFC stated.
The Chatterjee Group, founded and led by using chairman Purnendu Chatterjee, become included in 1989 and invests across numerous industries. It has made greater than $3 billion in investments worldwide, in keeping with its internet site.
Shares of IDFC had been quoting at Rs 37.40 a bit at the BSE on Monday, down zero.Four% from the previous year.
VCCircle becomes the first to record ultimate November that IDFC had started out a technique to sell its securities dealer and funding banking unit as part of its approach to selling non-middle organizations.
VCCircle had additionally suggested that ace dealmakers and enterprise veterans had been most of the first set of bidders to have expressed their pastimes in acquiring IDFC Securities.