Since the 5th of November, 2012, the annual cost of using the local version of the workflow software M.E.Doc by Ukrainian company BEST has increased by 85% from 810 to 1500 UAH.
According to a report by the European Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (EVCA) Ukraine attracted EUR 96 mln investments from private equity funds.
Pandora’s IPO yesterday peaked at $26/share, giving them a brief valuation of $4 billion. The stock quickly deflated to a closing price of $17.50, moving that valuation to $2.8 billion. Even that is a fantastical and bubblicious number that will not stand up to scrutiny. Here is a back-of-the-envelope analysis based on the S-1 that investors should have made before throwing their money in the box:
Three of Top 10 Ukrainian M&A deals in 2011, stated by KyivPost newspaper were financed by foreign capital. These are: Ukrtelecom, Inkerman, VAB Bank.
The mobile communications operator Ukrainian Mobile Communications rendering services under the MTS brand finished 2010 with a net profit of UAH 752 million.
Ukrtelecom, the largest Ukrainian telecommunication company, has selected the Ukrainian Export-Import Bank (Ukreximbank) that ranks among the largest Ukrainian banks, to attract a loan of USD 25 million.
The Astelit cellular mobile telephone company, which provides mobile telephone services under the life:) brand name, finished 2010 with losses of USD 101 million.
The Astelit cellular mobile telephone company, which provides mobile telephone services under the life:) brand name, finished the October-December period with USD 30.9 million in the red.
International bank institutions Credit Suisse First Boston and Deutsche Bank have waived claims for Kyiv-based Ukrtelecom
In January 2011, revenues of operators providing long distance telephone communications fell by 7.9% compared to December, from UAH 295.988 million to UAH 272.558 million, the State Statistics Service has informed.