Alexey Mordashov


Russian oligarchs are fat with money


Russian billionaires have grown rich by 22 billion dollars since the beginning of the year.

The European Union punished Russian metallurgists for dumping


The products of Severstal, MMK and NLMK are more expensive in Russia than in Europe. It did not cause any questions among the Russian authorities, but the Europeans made themselves alert.

Expensive Russian steel


Russian metallurgists have grown rich by more than $1 billion in half a day.

Crimean turbines revolve around Rostec


The state corporation created a secondary market for disputable equipment.

Alexey Mordashov became Russia's richest man according to Forbes


Novatek shares are falling, reducing the wealth of Leonid Mikhelson with every new day.

Last week's conflicts in Russia: Siemens and the Ministry of Emergency Situations


Last week in Russia one of the hottest topics was the problem of Siemens turbines, which had been sneaked into the Crimea quietly. The second most important topic was the search conducted by the FSB in the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Russian Federation. It is believed that the FSB is trying to put this agency under its control.

Very limited anti-Russian sanctions


Siemens will not limit its cooperation with Russia.

The general director of "Power Machines" was detained for disclosure of state secrets


Roman Filippov, General Director of Power Machines, was detained in St. Petersburg by officers of the Federal Security Service. The date and circumstances of the detention are not yet specified.

Russian oligarchs prefer to invest abroad


Big business in Russia absolutely lacks even a shade of patriotism. 

The richest people of Russia in the Forbes global ranking 2017


List of most wealthy Russians for the second consecutive year is headed by the co-owner of "Novatek" and "Sibur" Leonid Michelson.

The Russian government asked Usmanov and Mordashov to help Donbass


The government recommended metallurgical holdings to consider iron ore supplies to companies in the Donetsk and Lugansk Republics, as RBC found out. The plants there were left without raw materials after the introduction of Ukrainian blockade of railway communication with the self-proclaimed republics.

From Kerimov to Potanin: 10 billionaires who received the most cash in 2016


Sale of assets and dividends earned them about $12.4 billion of revenues in 2016. 

Stagnation of pipe manufacturers: the crisis and the reduction of the construction changed the industry significantly


The long wave of investment has not been replaced by a sustainable payback wave.

The tax authorities are interested in big dividends of Severstal


Severstal of Alexey Mordashov expects possible tax claims in the amount of about $400 million.

Polymetal can buy Russia's largest silver deposit


Polymetal and Baker Steel Resources Trust Limited signed an agreement to buy 10% stake in Polar Silver Resources for $3 million, the companies said.

Owner of Mechel Igor Zyuzin offers to close coal mines


In Russia, almost half of the operating mines are ultra-hazardous, according to the Ministry of Energy

Billionaires and crisis: how the Forbes list has changed over the year


The combined wealth of 200 richest businessmen of Russia decreased by $73 billion, while the number of billionaires fell to 88 from 111.

The founder of STS is the main contender for the purchase of Vedomosti


Peter Hervey may soon acquire the assets of Sanoma Independent Media publishing house for resale to Gazprom-Media Holding or the National Media Group.

Alina Kabaeva high jumped


She will head the board of the National Media Group.