HONG KONG (Reuters) - Joy City Property Ltd (0207.HK) said on Monday COFCO Property Group Co Ltd 000031.SZ would buy a controlling 64.18 percent stake in the company from Vibrant Oak Ltd for 14.76 billion yuan ($2.35 billion), as part of a reorganization of COFCO Corp.
COFCO Property will issue 2.14 billion shares to Vibrant Oak to settle the acquisition, the Hong Kong-listed real estate firm said in a filing to the Hong Kong stock exchange. Both COFCO Property and Vibrant Oak are units of COFCO Corp.
It gave no further details.
In January, the Shenzhen-listed company said it was planning a restructuring related to state-owned enterprise reform and cross-border transaction.
Reporting by Donny Kwok; Editing by David Evans