Prokhorov May Buy Kerimov’s MFK Bank Stake, Kommersant Says

Dec. 1 (Bloomberg) -- Mikhail Prokhorov, Russia’s third-richest man, may buy fellow billionaire Suleiman Kerimov’s stake in MFK Bank, Kommersant reported, citing Dmitry Razumov, the head of Prokhorov’s Onexim Group holding company.

Prokhorov already controls 27.7 percent of MFK, while billionaires Viktor Vekselberg and Alexander Abramov each own 19.7 percent. Yekaterina Ignatova, wife of Russian Technologies Corp. chief Sergei Chemezov, owns 13.1 percent.

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