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AFK System has made an application on purchase of 49 % RussNefti

AFK System has made an application in Federal antimonopoly service (FAS) on acquisition of 49 % of actions RussNefti . As have explained in to System the demand has been submitted today.
RussNeft with 2007. Was in a sale stage. About return RussNefti its founder knew to Michael Gutseriev in November of last year. In the beginning of January of structure of Oleg Deripaska, in 2007. Redeemed the oil company for 3 mlrd dollars, have returned to its former owner, having received back nearby 1 mlrd dollars
on January, 22nd head FAS Igor Artemyev has confirmed that M.Gutseriev under department documents remains the proprietor RussNefti also that any new demands in department on purchase of the oil company did not arrive.
after that AFK System has declared the interest to RussNefti Having noticed that about 49 % of its actions are ready to get. Then also there was an information that the co-owner RussNefti there can be a Savings Bank to which can get 1 - 2 % of actions on purpose to create parity between M.Gutseriev and AFK System .
on January, 26th I.Artemyev has informed that if AFK System will buy a large share holding RussNefti it should make an application en face. Under the law, if someone gets the company share holding, which cost of actives exceeds certain size (at RussNefti - more than 7 mlrd rbl.) In the size 25 % there are more, it is necessary to submit the petition en face, the head of department has explained.
NK RussNeft has been created in September 2002. Into company structure enters 21 the extracting enterprise, two oil refining factories and own marketing network of the gas station, Russia located in 14 regions and the CIS.
activity geography RussNefti covers Hunts - Mansijsky and Jamalo - Nenets independent districts, Tomsk, Ulyanovsk, Penza, Volgograd, Bryansk, Saratov, Kirov, Orenburg areas, Krasnodar territory, Republic Udmurtiya, and also Belarus.
the head office of the company is located in Moscow. In working out there are 178 oil and gas deposits. Total taken stocks RussNefti exceed 600 million t. Extraction RussNefti in 2008. Has made 14,25 million t.