Moscow. On 5 November. Shares of the Bank “URALSIB” on Thursday soared three times, updating the most since November 2012 in the news media that the ownership will pass to Vladimir Kogan, who owns the group “Neftegazindustriya” (in its composition, in particular, is the Afipsky oil refinery in Krasnodar region).
On the Moscow stock exchange the shares of URALSIB 16:35 MSK rose to 0,099 ruble (+194%), high transactions amounted to 0,0999 rubles apiece. Exchange twice on Thursday raised the upper limit of the trading corridor – first to 0.07 ruble, then to 0.1 ruble per share due to excessive demand. Trading volumes of URALSIB exceeded 34,3 million roubles.
Fame Cohen purchased as co-owner of industry and construction Bank St. Petersburg (in 2004, was sold to VTB) and the head of “Banking house “St.-Petersburg”.
In a press-service “Uralsiba” stated that shareholders “are in the final stages of negotiations with investors,” but did not name them. Previously the principal owner of URALSIB Nikolai Tsvetkov said that he wanted to bring in the investor’s Bank, and “never holds” for a controlling stake.