Sberbank after “Aeroflot” has declared its readiness to negotiate with the owners of Transaero

MOSCOW, October 21. Sberbank is willing to negotiate with new owners of “Transaero”. This was reported by a source in Sberbank.

“We are open to any dialogue aimed at repayment of debts to Sberbank,” – said the interlocutor of the Agency, answering the question whether the Bank to negotiate with the new owners of the airline “Transaero”.

The deal with S7

As previously reported, General Director of S7 airlines Vladislav Filev on Tuesday night acquired “at least 51% of actions “Transaero” Alexander Pleshakov, who is the largest shareholder of the airline.

The amount of the transaction, the participants did not disclose, however, noted that it “significantly more than one rouble” and will satisfy all participants.

According to Fileva that the shareholders “Transaero” has a plan of settlement with creditors of the airline. He also noted that new shareholders will try to avoid bankruptcy of the airline.

The Board of Directors of “Aeroflot” September 3, 2015 for a Directive of the Ministry of economic development has approved the purchase of 75% plus 1 action “Transaero” indebted about 250 billion rubles to creditors and counterparties, for a nominal of 1 ruble.

However, the deal did not materialize due to the fact that the shareholders “Transaero” has broken a term of the offer.

Since the beginning of September, Transaero is operating under the management of “Aeroflot” carries out transportation of its passengers.

The bankruptcy of the company

The decision on bankruptcy “Transaero”, the accumulated 250 billion debt and under the operational management of “Aeroflot” was adopted at the governmental meeting with the participation of Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev on October 1.

The carrier has closed the sale of tickets.

Airline tickets (round-trip) for transportation originating before December 15, and ending after 15 December will be cancelled.