Russia's Really Hostile Takeovers

Oleg Kantor, president of Moscow's Yugorsky Bank, liked to spend his free time at his luxurious dacha outside Moscow. Until July 20. That morning, police discovered the 40-year-old banker's body with his throat slit and a big hunting knife sticking out of his chest. Moscow executives believe that the murder was a contract killing connected to his bank's business with a profitable aluminum company.

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