MUMBAI, Oct 11 (Reuters) - Private equity arm of Standard
Chartered Plc will invest $35 million in Indian visual
entertainment services group Prime Focus Ltd at a
maximum price of 53 rupees per share, the Indian firm said.
In addition, the company will issue warrants to the promoter
Namit Malhotra, representing a right to subscribe to equity
shares, for an aggregate amount of 1.04 billion rupees ($19.57
million) on preferential basis. These warrants are convertible
into equity shares at a maximum price of 53 rupees per share,
Prime Focus said.
The funds will be used to support future growth plans of the
company, Prime Focus said.
Earlier this week, Standard Chartered Private Equity
invested $32 million in India's Varun Beverages.