4 Jun 2010 16:26

Sberbank, VEB likely to refinance $4.5-bln Rusal loan

MOSCOW. June 4 (Interfax) - Sberbank and Vnesheconombank (VEB) will probably refinance a loan of $4.5 billion issued to aluminum giant UC Rusal, Sberbank chief German Gref told reporters.

"Most likely yes," Gref said, when asked about the possibility of the two banks refinancing the loan.

Gref declined to make further comment on the issue.