MOSCOW, July 26 (Reuters) - Russia’s Gazprom has sold a 2.9% stake in the company in two transactions via the Moscow Exchange, two market sources told Reuters on Friday.
Gazprom said earlier it had set a price of 200.5 roubles ($3.18) per share, compared with 212 roubles at the market close on Wednesday, a day before the share sale announcement.
The Russian gas producer received 494 bids worth a total of 198.89 billion roubles ($3.15 billion). Gazprom declined to comment.
$1 = 63.1052 roubles Reporting by Olga Popova and Maria Grabar; Writing by Katya Golubkova; Editing by Mark Potter