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United Company Rusal

United Company RUSAL is the world’s biggest aluminium group, accounting for more than 10 per cent of global primary output as of 2011, and 13 per cent of all alumina. It was formed from the merger of Rusal, SUAL and the alumina assets of Glencore in 2007. It listed in Hong Kong in January 2010 in a US$2.1 billion initial public offering.

Why some think Cheung quit as Rusal chairman

Russian aluminium giant Rusal is one of those companies where you feel things are not quite as they seem.

Thursday, 4 October, 2012, 3:10am

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Rusal comes unstuck in Nigerian court over some sticky business

10 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Russian IPO fizzle shows limit of HK global plan

A little noticed event took place last week in the cosy world of investment banking, when Russian (and emerging markets) firm Renaissance Capital called it quits, closing its offices in both Hong Kong and Beijing after only two years on the ground in Asia.

2 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Rusal mulls 10pc cut in output

Debt-laden Rusal, the world's largest smelter of aluminium, is hoping that industry-wide efforts to cut excess capacity will help lift prices enough for it to pay a dividend, although an analyst said this might not happen for at least two years because capacity cuts took time to flow through to profits.

16 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

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16 May 2012 - 12:00am

Rusal gets ready for a shave

Rusal, the world's largest producer of aluminium, may cut its smelting capacity by up to 15 per cent to adjust to industry overcapacity. But an analyst says restoring demand and supply equilibrium in the industry may take up to two years.

15 May 2012 - 12:00am

Energy group EN+ admits IPO is years off

The on-and-off listing plan of Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska's energy resources conglomerate, EN+ group and its units in Hong Kong, has been pushed back, according to its chief executive.

2 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

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Cheung reckons he's big enough for the challenge at Rusal

21 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Chairman quits in battle for Rusal

Rusal chairman Viktor Vekselberg has quit the aluminium giant, after locking horns with the Hong Kong-listed firm's biggest shareholder and chief executive, Russian tycoon Oleg Deripaska.

14 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Cheap power lifts Rusal profit

Rusal, the world's largest aluminium producer, is expected to see a substantial drop in fourth-quarter profit margin due to lower prices of the metal, although temporary shutdowns by high-cost producers would limit any further downside.

15 Nov 2011 - 12:00am