Ed Bernard on T Rowe Price's investment in India's UTI

Ed Bernard, vice-chairman of T Rowe Price, discusses the Baltimore firm's investment in Indian asset management company Unit Trust of India.

Ed Bernard on T Rowe Price's investment in India's UTI
Ed Bernard

In January, Baltimore-based asset manager T Rowe Price acquired a 26% stake in India's largest fund manager, Unit Trust of India, for Rs6.5 billion $142.4 million. The acquisition was achieved via a sell-down of 6.5% by each of UTI's four original shareholders, State Bank of India, Punjab National Bank, Bank of Baroda and the Life Insurance Corporation of India.

We talk to Edward Bernard about the deal. Bernard is vice-chairman of the board of directors of T...

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