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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

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Russia canceled the fourth straight weekly offering of OFZ bonds, worth 10 billion rubles ($320 million) and due in 2015, which had been scheduled for Wednesday, the Finance Ministry said Tuesday.

The private-equity fund created by President Dmitry Medvedev may invest in foreign companies that have "synergies" for Russian industry, but the priority is on "second-tier" local companies, VEB chief Vladimir Dimitriyev said.