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VTB has decided to call

the Company gets operators MTT and Start a Telecom approximately for 160 million dollars

the Transit operator Inter-regional tranzittelekom (MTT) has found to itself the buyer. As it became known daily, promsvjazkapital has agreed with fund Alternative Capital Investments created with the assistance of VTB, about the repayment of 75 % of the operator, and also 100 % of the company Start a Telecom . The Sum of transaction can make about 160 million dollars Experts consider that if the companies will receive due financing after purchase can return again to competitive field SHPD and a TV set - services.

that in the end of July - the beginning of August of this year fund Alternative Capital Investments plans to finish the transaction on purchase of two actives - 75 % Inter-regional tranzittelekoma and 100 % of actions Telecom Start Have told daily some sources in the market of telecommunications and have confirmed in VTB (the new owner of actives). Under their data, fund Alternative Capital Investments registered on the Virgin Islands organised with the assistance of VTB, redeems at the Cyprian company Synterra Cyprus (enters into group promsvjazkapital ) 100 % of the company the Financial trust . At the given active on balance is an order of 75 % of ordinary actions Inter-regional tranzittelekoma and 100 % of actions Telecom Start .

As the interlocutor daily, familiar with a transaction course marks, VTB sees for itself potential of growth MTT and Telecom Start and also a market segment as a whole. already till the end of the year MTT promises to start essentially new service connected with cloudy calculations that should affect active capitalisation positively. The sum of transaction can make about 160 million dollars - the interlocutor daily adds.

With an estimation of the interlocutor daily general director TelecomDaily Denis Kuskov agrees also. He believes that both companies endured until recently not the best times. The majority of players of the market was constructed by own main networks and have ceased to resort to services MTT, however the company has good prospects of development provided that the new investor will be financially capable to support growth and company development - the expert considers. at good financing MTT can become the appreciable player and restore positions in the market - summarises g - n Pieces.

the Press - services promsvjazkapitala and MTT comments have refused.

Group promsvjazkapital got actions MTT in 2009: 50 of % of actions it has been redeemed at structures AFK System for 54 million dollars, and 25 % - at the Cyprian company Danmax at the price of 24 million euro. In 2010 100 % of ordinary actions MTT were estimated American Appraisal in 142 million dollars Cost of the operator Start a Telecom according to the same company, for January, 2010 made 56,7 million dollars