CLINT proposes to acquire International Tech Park Pune from CLI subsidiary and JV partner for $221.9 mil


The divestment to CLINT comes at a factor to consider of approximately INR13.5 billion ($221.9 million). The overall profit concern offers a value of around 9% to CLI’s valuation of ITPP-H in December 2021.

“The suggested procurement adds in a premium asset created by the Sponsor right into the CLINT profile. The marquee lessee account with greater degree of occupancy will certainly include significant level to the CLINT portfolio,” states Sanjeev Dasgupta, CEO of the REIT trustee-manager.

ITPP-H is an infotech unique economic zone (IT SEZ) in which has a total floor surface location of 2.3 million sq ft on 99-year leasehold land. The park consists of 4 buildings and is close to 100% rented to remarkable IT/information technology-enabled services (ITES) occupants such as Infosys Ltd., Synechron Technologies Pvt. Ltd. and even Tata Consultancy Services Ltd

“CLI’s recommended divestment of ITPP-H to CLINT is in line using our method to provide top quality, stable-performing assets to support the growth of our financed trusts. Adding another top-class IT park to CLINT’s strong profile of eight IT parks enables CLI to participate in CLINT’s growth in India, which is just one of CLI’s core markets. The recommended divestment would certainly enhance our budget under management as well as fee-related revenues,” claims Jonathan Yap, CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, listed funds at CLI.

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The buildings in the park have gotten Leadership in Energy including Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification together with Indian Green Building Council (IGBC) Platinum license for Green Campus.

Right after the divestment, CLI will remain to offer property and even lease management services for ITPP-H to CLINT.

Shares in CLI closed flat at $3.67 while units in CLINT finalized flat at $1.13 on Dec 28.

Ascendas India Development VII is a wholly-owned subsidiary of CLI India, which is formerly referred to as CapitaLand India. Ascendas IT Park (Pune) owns and operate International Technology Park Pune in Hinjawadi (ITPP-H) in India.

The suggested divestment constitutes an interested individual purchase (IPT) following the listing policies as well as is subject to CLINT’s unitholders’ permission at a special basic conference (EGM). The EGM is ideal to be finished by February 2023.

CapitaLand Investment’s (CLI) wholly-owned subsidiary Ascendas India Development VII and also its conjoint venture associate Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation (MIDC) have recently become part of separate arrangements with CapitaLand India Trust (CLINT) where Ascendas India Development VII and MIDC will divest their corresponding 78.5% including 21.5% shareholding in Ascendas IT Park (Pune) to CLINT.

“With this proceeding, CLI has actually publicized gross divestments of $2.9 billion year-to-date, near to our yearly resources recycling aim at of $3 billion. Nearly 90% are divestments to our listed budget and also nonpublic autos, demonstrating these networks as key growth motorists for us. CLI has a pipeline of around $10 billion of top notch real estates on our balance sheet, which we can possibly present to our several fee income-generating listed funds and private cars,” he adds.

The suggested divestment forms area of the prepared pipeline of assets being established by CLI India, CLINT’s supporter. It is also said to provide CLINT with the ability to produce additionally level in its portfolio in India and also grows its existence in Pune which supplies considerable functional benefits to the REIT.


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