ONEXIM group took no decisions about the sale of Russian assets, said the General Director of group Dmitry Razumov on Monday.
“In our many assets is always something going on. We are in talks about buying and selling, the involvement of partners in respect of certain assets,” he said, adding that many such negotiations “continue for a few years.”
“To do based on the fact of negotiations to a conclusion about “sale of all assets in Russia” is incorrect. No “solutions” on this subject have not been taken,” — said Razumov.
ONEXIM, will remain a significant player on the Russian market, while retaining a strategic interest in investing in Russia, said a top Manager. According to him, the special attention the group intends to focus the development of banking institutions in Renaissance Credit, Renaissance Capital, IFC and the insurance company “Consent”.
Earlier on Monday, the newspaper “Vedomosti” with reference to sources reported that ONEXIM group sells all rights to the assets and energy company “Quadra-power generation”, SK “the Consent”, the Bank “Renaissance Credit, Renaissance Capital, IFC, the shares in UC Rusal, Uralkali and development company OPIN, as well as the media .
Representative Oneksima previously refused to comment on this information “Vedomosti”. Rumor has it that selling assets can be a strong recommendation of the Kremlin, but no evidence for this, he told “Vedomosti” one of the interlocutors. Press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov called it “complete nonsense”. “It is absolute nonsense. This can not be and speeches,” he told reporters.