Subscription and demo access


 
About Interfax
Press Releases
Products & Services
Contact us
Customer Login
 


Headlines
 

02/19 10:41   Two humanitarian passages open for Rukban camp residents - Gen. Mizintsev
 
02/19 10:36   India has placed orders for Russian weapons, military hardware worth $10bln
 
02/19 10:36   U.S. WANTS TO RUIN SYRIA AND UNDERMINE ITS INFRASTRUCTURE - SYRIAN PRESIDENTIAL ADVISOR SHAABAN
 
02/19 10:34   Source in Rogozin's circle denies his contacts with U.S. NRA members in 2015
 
02/19 10:33   Ruble inches up against dollar, euro on higher oil
 
02/19 10:28   GROWING ISIL'S INFLUENCE IN AFGHANISTAN CONSTITUTES DIRECT THREAT TO CSTO MEMBER STATES - BOGDANOV
 
02/19 10:25   RUSSIA READY TO COOPERATE WITH OTHER STATES TO ELIMINATE TERRORIST HOTBEDS REMAINING IN SYRIA - BOGDANOV
 
02/19 10:24   SYRIA'S IDLIB TO BE FREED FROM TERRORISTS - BOGDANOV
 
02/19 10:24   NLMK to dispute preliminary U.S. decision to maintain antidumping duty on hot-rolled steel
 
02/19 10:23   Mixed start for Russian stocks, MOEX and RTS move up to 0.1% either way
 




 

Interfax.com  |  Interfax news  |  Abramov/Abramovich firm bought 24.5% of...


News headlines


February 09, 2018 18:27

Abramov/Abramovich firm bought 24.5% of TransContainer in hopes of growth in value (Part 2)

MOSCOW. Feb 9 (Interfax) - Yenisei Kapital LLC, a company controlled by Alexander Abramov and Roman Abramovich, acquired 24.5% of shares in PJSC TransContainer (MOEX: TRCN) at an acceptable price in hopes of growth in value.

"The price suited us. With the goal of making money," Abramov told reporters on the sidelines of Russian Business Week, asked why the stake was purchased.

"We are always selling everything. We do everything with the goal of making money and at each specific moment balance risks and returns. If the price if right, we buy. If we are offered a good price, we sell," he said when asked whether the TransContainer stake would be sold.

"There is a mandatory [offer]. If someone buys a controlling stake, they are obligated to make an offer to minorities. If there is a competitive contest at the tender, then more likely the price will be good. Accordingly, whoever wins a controlling stake at some price is obligated to offer to buy all outstanding shares at that price," Abramov said.

He did not rule out participating in a tender on sale of the controlling stake in TransContainer owned by Russian Railways (RZD), but indicated that for now interest in the asset is at present more of a potentiality. "There is interest. But, so to speak, I'm interested in having lunch every day. It's at that level," he said.

"Everything depends on the terms. When you know the terms, what's the point in discussing something further? That is, I could lie or say something silly. But I don't like looking like an idiot," Abramov said.

"If it is being sold cheaply on good terms, of course we will embark on that. And not only there," he said without specifying the assets he had in mind, saying he doesn't know what will be put up for sale.

"The terms of the tender [on sale of a controlling stake in TransContainer] will most likely be drawn up under the new government. What's the point in speaking now?" he said.

Jh aa ak

(Our editorial staff can be reached at eng.editors@interfax.ru)

/Interfax/
 Subscription
You can access a demo version of, receive more information about or subscribe to Interfax publications by filling in and returning the form below. We also have dozens of reports in the Russian language, please indicate if you are interested.
Title:


Phone:


E-mail:


First name:


Company:


Country:
Last name:


Division:


City:
Products:
Central Asia & Caucasus Business Weekly
Central Asia General Newswire
Global Gas Analytics
Global Natural Gas Daily
Interfax Via Bloomberg Terminal
Kazakhstan General Newswire
Kazakhstan Mining Weekly
Kazakhstan Oil & Gas Weekly
Russia & CIS Announcements
Russia & CIS Banking and Finance Weekly
Russia & CIS Business and Financial Daily
Russia & CIS Business and Financial Newswire
Russia & CIS Business and Investment Weekly
Russia & CIS Business Law Weekly
Russia & CIS Business news
Russia & CIS Defense Industry Weekly
Russia & CIS Diplomatic Panorama
Russia & CIS Energy Daily
Russia & CIS Energy Newswire
Russia & CIS Events Calendar
Russia & CIS Food and Agriculture Weekly
Russia & CIS General Newswire
Russia & CIS Headline News
Russia & CIS Insurance Weekly
Russia & CIS IT and Telecom Weekly
Russia & CIS Metals and Mining Weekly
Russia & CIS Military Daily
Russia & CIS Military Newswire
Russia & CIS Military Weekly
Russia & CIS Oil and Gas Weekly
Russia & CIS Presidential Bulletin
Russia & CIS Statistics Weekly
Russia Health & Pharmaceuticals
Russia Market Roundup
Russia Press Review
Ukraine Business Daily
Ukraine Business Weekly
Ukraine General Newswire
Please enter the digits from picture in the box below:

February 19, 2019
 
10:28
GROWING ISIL'S INFLUENCE IN AFGHANISTAN CONSTITUTES DIRECT THREAT TO CSTO MEMBER STATES - BOGDANOV
 
10:25
RUSSIA READY TO COOPERATE WITH OTHER STATES TO ELIMINATE TERRORIST HOTBEDS REMAINING IN SYRIA - BOGDANOV
 
10:24
SYRIA'S IDLIB TO BE FREED FROM TERRORISTS - BOGDANOV
 
10:24
 
10:23
Mixed start for Russian stocks, MOEX and RTS move up to 0.1% either way
 
10:20
Moscow preparing to claim its diplomatic property in U.S. court - newspaper
 
10:19
Banks have 2096.5 bln rbs on CBR correspondent accounts on February 19
 
10:19
Results of forex trading on Moscow Exchange on February 18
 
10:16
Space tourists can follow Gagarin route to fly over Earth - Rogozin
 
10:12
Moscow's Atrium shopping mall gets bomb threat - source
 
10:08
DOLLAR FALLS 0.75 KOPECKS TO 66.27 RUBLES/$1 AS TRADING OPENS, RUBLE UP AGAINST BI-CURRENCY BASKET
 
10:07
China quintuples black caviar exports to Russia in three years to almost 18 t
 
10:06
MIXED START FOR RUSSIAN STOCK MARKET, MOEX AND RTS INDICES CHANGE UP TO 0.1%
 
10:00
ROSCOSMOS LAUNCHES PROJECT TO TAKE SPACE TOURISTS ON GAGARIN ROUTE - ROGOZIN
 
 more headlines 



Interviews
 

.
Chairman of the German Committee on East European Economic Relations Wolfgang Büchele has given an interview to Interfax in which he speaks about the activity of German companies in Russia.

more
.
.
German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has given an interview to Interfax ahead of his visit to Moscow in which he speaks about Germany‘s position on the INF Treaty and the Ukrainian settlement.

more
.
.
Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya has given an interview to Interfax in which she speaks about the charges brought against her in the United States.

more

 
  
 ©   1991—2019   "Interfax News Agency" JSC. All rights reserved.
Contact information   |   Privacy Policy   |   Interfax offices   |   made by web.finmarket

News and other data on this site are provided for information purposes only, and are not intended for republication or redistribution. Republication or redistribution of Interfax content, including by framing or similar means, is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of Interfax.

Browse other Interfax sites:  Interfax.ru   |   IFX.RU   |   Interfax Group   Rambler's Top100