Boxing Day on Red Square sets new Guinness recordSport July 23, 8:33
Joseph Dunford says Russia most military capable country of those posing threat to USWorld July 23, 4:57
Russia’s US envoy Kislyak steps down, his deputy to act as Charg d'Affaires ad interimRussian Politics & Diplomacy July 23, 1:33
Putin greets KamAZ-Master team - winner of Silk Way RallySport July 22, 15:20
Agreements on East Ghouta zone in Syria signed - Defense MinistryWorld July 22, 14:20
PAK FA offers practically unlimited opportunities to pilot - commanderMilitary & Defense July 22, 11:29
Ukraine's National Broadcasting Board issues fine to Public Radio for 0% Urkainian songsWorld July 22, 5:39
Femen movement activists faces 5 years in jail for trying to frustrate summit meetingWorld July 22, 4:38
Russian Deputy PM dismisses allegations he will arrive in Moldova on warplaneRussian Politics & Diplomacy July 22, 2:46
MOSCOW, March 3. /TASS/. The Moscow Exchange is fully ready for the privatization of a number of large state-owned assets, which could take place in 2016, Chief Financial Officer of the Moscow Exchange Evgeny Fetisov told journalists Thursday.
"We believe that we are ready. We do our best to successfully conduct privatization," he said.
Net profit of the Moscow Exchange under the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) in 2015 increased by 74.1% year-on-year and reached 27.9 bln rubles ($381.3 mln), according to the official report of the Moscow Exchange published Thursday.
In 2016, the Russian government plans to sell a number of large state assets, including stakes in Rosneft and Bashneft oil companies, Alrosa, Sovkomflot (Modern Commercial Fleet) and VTB.
Earlier, Russian Economic Development Minister Alexey Ulyukayev said that the government can receive about 800 bln rubles ($10.4 bln) in 2016 from privatization of large companies.