Rus News Journal

Nornikel has jumped off from the first echelon

the Context
Yesterday it became known that auditor GMK Norilsk nickel Joint-Stock Company KPMG, after several months of disputes with the company has assured its reporting for 2010. However, as have informed some sources close to board of directors Nornikelja in an audit report the reservation has been made that Joint-Stock Company has not received the authentic proofs of the information stated in one of points of the note to the reporting. In it, according to the source familiar with the report, it is told about the transaction on sale Nornikelem last year about 8 % of own actions. Then it was informed that the international trader Trafigura became their buyer, but in the reporting this company is not mentioned.

in notes to the reporting it is said that on the basis of assurances of some councillors of directors, shareholder GMK - HK ` Interros And also information of counterparts under transactions, the company management has drawn a conclusion that they were not transactions with the connected parties - the interlocutor " speaks; . As he said, the auditor has actually doubted it. In reservation KPMG it is told that the auditor could not receive the sufficient documentation in an appropriate kind to establish vygodopriobretatelej on the specified operations . Representatives Nornikelja yesterday did not make comments on conclusions of auditors.