Russian sovereign wealth fund invests in InterRAO share offering - two sources

MOSCOW, March 15 (Reuters) - The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) took part in a share placement by Russian state power-generation and utility firm InterRAO, two sources close to the deal, which was completed on Thursday, told Reuters.

RDIF has not immediately replied to a Reuters request for comment. InterRAO said it was up to share-placement participants to disclose their investments in the deal.

InterRAO said on Thursday it raised around 4.15 billion roubles ($72.73 million) by selling 1.2 billion of existing shares via an accelerated book building. ($1 = 57.0637 roubles) (Reporting by Anastasia Lyrchikova Writing by Katya Golubkova Editing by Andrey Ostroukh)