Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Vkontakte Value Just $2.2BN - Forbes
25.04.2013 14:51
Vkontakte Value Just $2.2BN - Forbes
Photo Credit: http://vko-ntak.narod.ru

Vkontakte was estimated at $2.2 billion in a recent stake buyout by UCP, says Forbes.

      Co-founders of the ‘Russian Facebook’, Lev Leviev and Vyacheslav Mirilashvili, sold 48 percent of the social network to the United Capital Partners foundation.

      The deal was closed on April 2, but the news emerged only two weeks later.

      The other stakeholders, Russia’s richest man Alisher Usmanov and CEO Pavel Durov complained their preferential acquisition rights, granted by the charter, were violated.

      UCP responded by saying they purchases the Cypriot companies who owned the shares.

       




Author: Mikhail Vesely

Tags: Vkontakte Russian internet Russian social networks   

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:








Comment on our site


RSS   twitter      submit



TAGS:
Konstantin Gedroits  Moscow Marathon  Concerts in Saint Petersburg  Mutation  St. Petersburg  Russian Actresses  Ryazan Region  New Year  Vladimir Pozner  The Year of Literature  Russian economy  Shushensky Bor  Spartak Moscow  Lev Rubinstein  Gourmet Tours  Tomsk Architecture  Maxim Vylegzhanin  Russian festivals  Russian tourism  Tourism Navigation  Anichkov Bridge  Vakhtangov Theatre  Exhibitions in Moscow  French Chanson  Russian business  Russian scientists  Beer Labels  Tula  Russian opera  Moscow  Arkhangelsk region  Russian Astronauts  Russian models  Russian Cinema  Exhibition Fairs  Russian Photographers  Saint Petersburg Metro  tours to Russia  Russian opposition activists  Russian Architecture  Russian science  Russian sceince  tourist trains  Rybinsk pie  education  reforms  Festivals in Saint Petersburg  International Water Color Exhibition  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Saint Petersburg 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites