As of March this year, the private equity giant held 60.38% stake in mid-sized IT services exporter.
Among the buyers of the shares are Nomura, Oppenheimer and First State Investments (Hong Kong) Ltd.
Individually, Oppenheimer International Small Company Fund bought over 2.81 million stocks of Mphasis, FSI (HK) picked up 2.44 million shares, TNTBC as the trustee of Noumra India Stock Mother Fund purchased 1.52 million scrips and Nomura Funds Ireland Public Ltd Co-India Equity Fund acquired 1.12 million shares, the NSE bulk deal data shows.
At 03:15 pm; the stock was up 9% at Rs 1,074 on the NSE, as compared to a marginal 0.01% decline in the Nifty 50 index. A combined 2.28 million shares changed hands on the counter on the BSE and NSE.