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Marco Carniello: We want to continue to be the engine boosting the jewellery industry

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The future for synthetics lies in that it has become possible to grow a stone you want and make what you want out of it

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Lev Leviev Disposed Uralalmaz

21 january 2014

Renowned Israeli businessman Lev Leviev has sold its diamond mining asset Uralalmaz based in the Perm region. According to the data of Unified State Register of Legal Entities, Andrey Zadorozhniy who has held position of Chief Executive Officer  at Uralalmaz since December 30, 2013, is reported to be the buyer of 100% stake in the company, Kommersant newspaper reported.
Travis Capital Ltd. and Ruiz Diamonds Ltd., each being owner of 50% of the company, acted as the sellers within the above transaction. Representatives of Mr. Leviev were unavailable for contact yesterday. Mr. Zadorozhniy did not comment on the deal.
According to SPARK-Interfax, diamond mining company is a non-core asset for him: the businessman is a top manager in Invest Group (specialized in maintenance of the housing) in the Moscow Region and Kaluga-based Grand Capital Ltd. (financial intermediation services).
A source close to Uralalmaz says Andrey Zadorozhniy can act in the interests of the former owners, and his goal is termination of the company. Another source of Kommersant confirmed this information as a speculation.
The total amount of debt of Uralalmaz is unknown, while the license for diamond mining is its main asset.
Subject to the data by Rosnedra department in the Perm region the company owned 10 licenses with no applications for suspension submitted by the moment.
Rosnedra for Perm region "b" clarified that Company executed ten licenses, applications to suspend them have been reported. "
Uralalmaz also bears obligations to reclaim the areas of diamond mining, valued at about RUB 1 billion.