Will the company be able to maintain business in spite of sanctions.
Rusal did not refuse to put into operation a large bauxite deposit in African Guinea "Dian-Dian". It will allow the company to supply Russian companies with bauxite, but there is a risk that there will be nowhere to sell the company's primary aluminum.
In the "Basic Element" the general director was replaced. Instead of Gulzhan Moldazhanova, the holding was headed by its deputy Valery Pechenkin, who before his arrival in the company was deputy director of the FSB.
The situation of "Rusal" will worsen if the US does not remove sanctions from the company until the end of the summer.
Rothschild & Co will help Oleg Deripaska find buyers for his stake in En + Group. Previously, the Rothschilds represented the interests of Peter Poroshenko, who wanted to sell a confectionery factory in Russia, but without success. With whom else did the European banking house work?
Yesterday Vladimir Putin signed a law on counter-sentences. Forbes estimated how much the richest people of Russia who were under sanctions in April lost, while the Duma and the Kremlin came up with the US response.
Rusal is considering re-registration in the Russian Federation.
Those who fall under American sanctions UC Rusal and En + plan to submit to the US Treasury by mid-summer a plan that will give the agency grounds to lift restrictions against companies.
The US Treasury gave US investors in En +, Rusal and the GAZ Group a delay until August.
EN + Group follows the advice of the US Treasury and replaces its representatives on the board of directors of the aluminum company with ordinary employees.
The aluminum oligarch, who was under United States sanctions, offered to increase the population's payments for electricity in Russia.
VTB took shares of the En + Group group on the pledge of the Chinese CEFC.
The businessman Oleg Deripaska, who has fallen under American sanctions, leaves the board of directors of UC Rusal from May 25.
Billionaire Oleg Deripaska may cease to be the main beneficiary not only of EN +, but also of the GAZ Group. It was such a version of the company's exit from US sanctions that the US authorities proposed the day before.
The whole blame is American sanctions: the head of VTB said that he would not give his companies new loans "until the sanctions have been lifted."
The US can withdraw from the businessman sanctions if he refuses control in the GAZ group.
Thus, the scandalous businessman plans to withdraw his business from under US sanctions.
The CNN television channel named En + Oleg Deripaska as lobbyist for the US the company of ex-assistant Donald Trump Brian Lanz.
The plan to lift sanctions with Rusal revealed a "family" obstacle: in addition to 68.5% of the shares of En +, owned personally by Oleg Deripaska, 11% belong to his relatives.
Ex-officials of the US Treasury advised Deripaska not to wait for the speedy lifting of sanctions.
The US authorities extended for a month the period of sale of assets of companies that fell under the sanctions on April 6, 2018: En +, GAZ and UC Rusal. Investors should get rid of them before June 6. Earlier, the Ministry of Finance demanded that it be done before May 7.
If mass cuts will begin at the plants in the Irkutsk region.
Scandalous businessman may refuse to control "Rusal".
At the same time, the team of the oligarch advisors did not prepare for sanctions against UC Rusal, because it expected that the US would not want to violate the balance of the aluminum market.
"Rusal" will be able to return to the world market, but only without Oleg Deripaska.
The companies extended the permission for interaction with the US until October 23.
The demand of the company Oleg Deripaska and Viktor Vekselberg explained by US sanctions.
Oleg Deripaska paid 560 thousand dollars for the American visa, but eventually was deprived of it, as "connected with organized crime", writes the Wall Street Journal.