Tinkoff Bank is in talks with the owner of Kassir.ru on the acquisition of a share in this ticket operator, Kommersant informed.
The talks started after the acquisition of Ponominalu.ru and Ticketland by MTS as of two Kassir.ru competitors.
Kassir.ru provides tickets sale on different events in Russia, Belorussia, Kazakhstan, Baltic states and Ukraine. It is appraised to worth 3.7bn rub.
85% in Kassir.ru are held by E.Filkenshtein; 15% - N.Solovyeva. Both of them are well-known due to the promotion activity.
In Feb. MTS announced about the acquisition of Ponominalu.ru and Ticketland for 3.5bn rub. In case of their merger a strong competitor of Kassir.ru can appear on the market.
Tinkoff Bank (former Khimmashbank) was acquired in 2006 by O.Tinkov.
Since 2007 it is in operation under the Tinkoff Credit Systems name (TKS Bank). In 2015 it was renamed into Tinkoff Bank.
Now the Bank is included into the list of large Russian banks (18th position by own capital and 31st - by the assets). It provides consumer crediting of private persons and online financial services on the basis of own platform.
The Bank is included into the deposit insurance system. The share capital is equal to 1.472bn rub. The working interest is held by O.Tinkov. The co-owners involve now Goldman Sachs, Vostok Nafta Investment and Baring Vostok Private Equity Fund IV.
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