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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

RTS Rotates Shares

MOSCOW - The Russian Trading System, Russia's main equities market, has removed ordinary shares in Murmansk Elektrosvyaz, Pervouralsk Pipe, Volgotanker and Vimpelcom from the top trading tier for liquid shares and placed them on the RTS-2 tier for less liquid shares, a spokeswoman said Tuesday.

At the same time, ordinary shares in oil company Yukos and utility Kuzbassenergo, and both ordinary and preferred shares in Khantymansiiskyokrtelekom and Slavneft-Yaroslavnefteorgsintez, were bumped up to the top RTS tier from RTS-2. She said the changes had taken place Oct. 13.