CJ CGV premieres placement

Citigroup''s venture capital arm divests stake.

Korea's largest multiplex cinema chain CJ CGV raised $139.3 million last Thursday April 7 in a deal which saw 23.8% of the company changing hands.

The 4.9 million shares in CJ CGV were priced at KRW 28,700, which represented a 5.9% discount to the stock's close. As a resut of the Citigroup-led deal, Asia Cinema Holdings ACH will see its stake drop from 31.83% to 8%. The stake holding by parent CJ Entertainment remains unchanged at...

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