Institutions sell $133 million worth of Lenovo shares

TPG, Newbridge Asia and General Atlantic offload part of their combined stake in the Chinese PC maker at a 3% discount.

Three institutional shareholders last night sold a combined $133 million worth of shares in Chinese PC maker Lenovo Group, offering investors a discounted buying opportunity outside the multitude of initial public offerings that are currently in the market.

Lenovo's shares have experienced good momentum since mid-July, though share price gains have waned since it released its first-quarter results in early August, and the deal was well received despite being marketed at a tight discount of between 2.5% and 3%. However,...

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