Aeroflot acquired 75% of Transaero stock for 1 ruble
02.09.2015 397 views
This information was published in the media, citing a source informed about the results of a special meeting led by First Deputy Prime Minister of Russia Igor Shuvalov.
According to TASS sources, Aeroflot acquires 75% plus 1 share in Transaero airline, with all its obligations to the passengers to be met in full, even after the airline purchase by Aeroflot.
The source says, Shuvalov is not inclined to introduce any crucial staff changes or reductions in Transaero after the acquisition.
According to the media, Transaero is acquired for a symbolic price of one ruble. “Aeroflot Board of Directors will consider the possibility of participating in the turnaround of Transaero”- the source added.
In this context, Transaero shares jumped by 40% on the Moscow Stock Exchange, though the growth stopped by 16:20 Moscow time, and are traded at around 99 rubles.