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Friday, July 21, 2017

In the Bloomberg rich list included 15 Russians


General Director of “Norilsk Nickel” Vladimir Potanin has headed the list of the richest people in the world by Bloomberg. The list included 15 Russian billionaires.

Bloomberg published a list of the 200 richest people in the world. Among Russian businessmen first place in the ranking is the owner of Interros holding, CEO of Norilsk Nickel Vladimir Potanin. In the list he took 56th place, his fortune is estimated at 14.7 billion dollars.

On the second and third place is the Chairman of the management Board of NOVATEK’s largest shareholder is petrochemical holding “SIBUR” Leonid Michelson (63rd place in the overall list, 14.1 billion dollars) and the President of Fund “SKOLKOVO”, Chairman of the Board of Directors of group of companies “Renova” Viktor Vekselberg (68-th place, 13.1 billion dollars).

As noted by Bloomberg, the most rapidly increasing his fortune co-owner of NOVATEK Gennady Timchenko. With the beginning of the year, he earned two billion dollars, having increased its assets by 31%. Currently his fortune is estimated at 8.6 billion dollars (136-e a place). The total amount, which belongs to the Russian billionaire, has made 156,5 billion dollars.

Note that in the published in April competing Forbes magazine among the Russians was a leader Leonid Mikhelson. The condition of Potanin Forbes then valued at 12.1 billion dollars, and Timchenko – in 11.4 billion dollars. They are located on the fourth and fifth spot, respectively.

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