Bank VTB PAO (VTBRq.L)
* SAYS BANK VTB ACQUIRES 19.90 STAKE IN COMPANY Source text: http://bit.ly/2s3jfuE Further company coverage: (Gdynia Newsroom)
* SAYS BANK VTB INCREASES ITS STAKE IN COMPANY TO 13.5% FROM 4.6% Source text: http://bit.ly/2sqEpYd Further company coverage: (Gdynia Newsroom)
MOSCOW, March 29 VTB Bank is discussing with co-investors in Russia's No.4 mobile phone operator Tele2 a possible ownership change that would give state-controlled Rostelecom control in the mobile company, VTB's First Deputy CEO said on Wednesday.
MOSCOW, March 16 VTB Bank Chief Executive Andrei Kostin on Thursday said he thought there was scope for rate cuts in Russia and that the key rate, now at 10 percent, could be cut by 0.25-0.50 percentage points.
MOSCOW, Feb 28 Russian diamond miner Alrosa says:
** RusHydro and VTB Bank have postponed signing of forward contract for 55 billion roubles ($925.1 million) deal due to "technical reasons"
* Says it has agreed with VTB Bank on long-term financing for RTI Group, a high-tech unit of Sistema.