Gazprom announced a competition to find auditor for 2016 for 356 million rubles

MOSCOW, 5 February. Gazprom has announced a tender to select the auditor of their financial statements in accordance with IFRS for the year 2016, it follows from the Russian gas holding.

The initial price is 356,103 million. Applications will be accepted until February 25, the date of the examination and evaluation of applications is 15 March 2016. The services agreement also involves the implementation of review the consolidated interim condensed financial statements for 3, 6 and 9 months.

According to the materials of the first audit report must be submitted no later than March 6, 2017, the second – not later than 6 April 2017, and the third no later than April 27, 2017.

For 20 years until 2015 the auditor “Gazprom” PricewaterhouseCoopers was. Last year, state-owned companies of Russia began to terminate the relationship with the auditors the big four – PwC, Deloitte, Ernst & Young and KPMG. The auditor “Gazprom” in 2015, was chosen auditor company FBK.