According to the announcement, Cyprus-based companies affiliated with
Kyivstar – Wintop Management Limited, Cradel Investments Ltd.,
Cellcroft Holdings, Crayola Properties and Crisden Holdings, which owned
20% of URS, sold their stakes to Kyivstar.
As reported, Kyivstar announced its intention to become the owner of
100% of the shares of URS in August 2012. Prior to that, Kyivstar did
not directly hold any URS shares.
Kyivstar, URS and Golden Telecom belong to the Ukrainian business unit of Vimpelcom Ltd., an international telecoms operator.