* Sources say IPO may raise $1 billion
(Adds dividend, shareholder detail)
LONDON, Feb 4 Russian gold producer GV Gold has
hired investment banks, including Goldman Sachs, to advise on a
potential London and Moscow initial public offering (IPO) in the
second quarter, which would value it at up to $2 billion, two
sources close to the matter said.
MOSCOW, Feb 1 Russian forestry group Segezha is
preparing for a spring initial public offering in Moscow, people
close to the matter said, joining other Russian names queuing up
to raise funds in strongly-performing equity markets.
MOSCOW, Jan 29 Russia's Trust Bank, which holds
non-performing assets left from three private banking groups
taken over in a state bailout, plans to sell its 9% stake in VTB
via an accelerated book building in March, financial
market sources said.
MOSCOW Russia is considering imposing a grain export quota and wheat export tax for Feb. 15-June 30, following President Vladimir Putin's criticism of rising food prices, four sources familiar with the government's discussions told Reuters.
Dec 10 Detsky Mir said on Thursday
Altus Capital, which launched a bid to buy a 29.9% stake in the
Russian toy retailer last month, does not plan to buy the entire
MOSCOW Wildberries, one of Russia's largest online retailers, said on Tuesday it had entered the Israeli market as it continues its international expansion.
MOSCOW Russia's largest food retailer X5 is discussing plans for an initial public offering (IPO) for its online business, a company official said on Thursday, honouring a pledge to place online expansion at the heart of its latest strategy.
* X5 gross merchandise value of online units seen at 60 bln
MOSCOW Russian online retailer Ozon raised nearly $1 billion from its New York share listing on Tuesday, pricing the deal above initial guidance as investors scrambled to capitalise on Russia's e-commerce boom.