Joint Stock Company Transneft is a Russian state-owned transport monopoly, the largest oil pipeline company in the world. JSC "Transneft" is operating over 70 thousand kilometers of trunk pipelines. It transports about 90% of oil and 30% of oil products produced in Russia, in addition to considerable volumes of crude hydrocarbons from the CIS countries. The company is headquartered in Moscow and led by Nikolay Tokarev.

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The state is not quite sure how state-owned companies spend their money


The Ministry of Finance has proposed to establish a norm obliging state-owned companies to pay dividends in the amount of not less than 50% of the net profit according to IFRS; a corresponding document has already been sent for approval to the government.

Novorossiysk Commercial Sea Port cheated in generosity


The attempt to pay high dividends stumbled upon covenants.

Investors complain of Transneft


Several Russian and foreign funds claim that the divident policy of the oil transporting company exacerbate the investment climate in Russia.   

Rosneftegaz took somebody else's weapon


As a minoritary shareholder of Transneft, it demands confidential information.   

Yachts, palaces and offshore companies of the Tokarev-Bolotov clan in the European Union


The head of Transneft Nikolay Tokarev and his clan are investing billions of stolen dollars into the western offshore companies and real estate.  

Nikolay Tokarev's gold pipe


The head of Transneft makes profit at the expense of the state. 

Sberbank came into possession of President Plaza


The bank got it in settlment of the debt of 350 million dollars.

Scherbovich Foundation explained the reason for buying shares of Transneft


Transneft has been at war with a minority shareholder, UCP Foundation, owned by Ilya Scherbovich, for the last six months. The purpose of UCP is to sell to the monopoly its own shares. Now, the Foundation insists that it bought the shares of Transneft upon the latter's approval and having exactly that deal in mind. 

Rucompromat review for May 30 — June 3


Meanwhile in Russia the FSB and other law enforcement agencies all of a sudden have started a crackdown on glided youth and some high-ranking officials

Fraud at the expense of VIP-clients: how the Vneshprombank pyramid collapsed


The amount of claims to Vneshprombank reached 215 billion rubles, as estimated the DIA. In January, the bank lost its license, its co-owners Georgy Bedzhamov and Larisa Marcus were brought to custody. How the pyramid was built and why did it collapse?

UCP Foundation reproached managers of Transneft for the loss of "astronomical sums"


A shareholder of Transneft, UCP Foundation, through the court requested from the company the documents about its operations in the financial market during the devaluation of the ruble. The losses of Transneft from these transactions was 75.3 billion rubles in 2014 alone.

The pipe will feed


Transneft mey leave its shareholders without money. 

Financial blindness cost Tokarev 19 billion


That's the amount of money Transneft lost in bankrupt banks.

RBC investigation: how much employees of state companies earned in 2015


The economic crisis and the threat of losing jobs didn't much affect the employees of state-owned companies banks: although the salareis didn't increase, mass layoffs have been avoided. Many members of the management didn't even notice the devaluation of the ruble.

Customers' raid: what happened with Interkommerts Bank


Having faced the troubles, Interkommerts Bank can become the largest insured event in the history of ACB, if the Central Bank decides to revoke its license. The volume of the bank's deposits is 68.4 billion rubles.

Vneshprombank: reasons for the collapse of one of the largest Russian banks


Why collapsed the bank serving the state-owned companies, state managers and officials.

Non-combat losses: the money of Sergey Shoygu's wife got stuck in Vneshprombank


Telatives of high-ranking officials turned up to be among the VIP-depositors of the troubled bank.

Transneft will have to borrow more in 2016


The monopoly lacks the money for the investment program due to the fact that the Federal Antimonopoly Service approved the tariff increase on a lower level than the company wanted.

Vneshprombank deposited the money of state-owned companies and VIP-savers


The bank has about 27 billion of uninsured deposits.

RBC investigation: who finances the construction of new churches in Moscow


Since 2010, Moscow has has a program "200 churches": the Russian Orthodox Church has received 143 plots of land from the city authorities, and 14 new churches have been built. RBC finds out how much it costs and who gives the money.

Transneft and Rosneft are quarreling again


The monopoly can sue the oil company.

Transneft and Rosneft exchanged harsh statements


The dispute was caused by the offer of the pipe company to become a shareholder of the pipeline company. The latter called that idea "hysterical" and accused the opponent of data distortion. Rosneft invented the term "transport frenzy" in return.

How Russia's richest businessmen participated in the preparation for the Olympic Games


Billionaires actively invested in the Olympic games and executed state contracts, but faced the same organizational problems, as all the rest participants of the "construction project of the century". 

From Rublyovka to Cyprus


What's the reverse side of the toll highway?