Sale of 9.84% of state-controlled shares in Petrom starts today
Mikhail Prokhorov, 46, is the third richest man in Russia with a fortune valued at 18 billion US dollars.
Besides Renaissance Capital, BT Securities, EFG Eurobank Securities and Romcapital will also be involved in mediating the Petrom offer.
The process by which the Romanian state sells 9.84% of the shares held by the Economy Ministry in oil company Petrom starts on Monday. The offer is mediated by a consortium of banks formed around Renaissance Capital Limited, held 50% by Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov through the Onexim Group Investment Fund. Prokhorov is the newly elected head of the Right Cause political party in Russia.