To Russia, With Cash

O'Leary, Christopher
January 2004
Investment Dealers' Digest;1/19/2004, Vol. 70 Issue 3, p50
Trade Publication
Reports on oil company, BP Plc's acquisition of shares in a merged company formed from Tyumen Oil Co. (TNK) and Sidanco Oil Co. in Russia. Value of the acquisition deal; Factors that contributed to the delay in the finalization of the deal; Significance of BP's acquisition on its competitor, ExxonMobil Corp.; Factors attributed to the deal's success.


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