ALROSA

The largest public diamond company in the world.

RDIF has attracted a number of leading foreign investors from North America, Middle East, Europe and Southeast Asia into a consortium to invest in the IPO and SPO of ALROSA. ALROSA is the largest diamond producer in the world by output in carats.

Co-investors

Key facts

  • An increase in the exploration and production at promising and existing fields (Karpinskogo-1 pipe and commissioning of the underground mine Udachniy, the Botuobinskaya pipe launched in Yakutia).The IPO stake was sold in spring 2016 at a yield of over 30%.
  • The sale of a stake in the state-owned company (privatization) in an SPO generated budget revenues in the amount of USD 812 mln.
  • Following the deal, the weight of ALROSA shares in the MSCI Russia Index increased, which allowed raising USD 70 mln from passive investment funds.
  • As of year-end 2016, the share price rose by over 45% compared to the SPO offer price.
  • Year of investment: 2013, 2016.

Investment strategy

Regional development
Improvement in industrial efficiency