Yeltsin-Era Tycoons Sell Resources to Keep Distance From Kremlin

Yeltsin-Era Tycoons Sell Resources to Keep Distance From Kremlin

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Mikhail Prokhorov, Russia’s ninth-richest, sold his stake in Russia’s biggest gold producer, Polyus Gold International Ltd. for $3.6 billion last week, to diversify his investments.