EBRD keen to participate in Telekom privatisation

27 May 2014

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is interested in taking part in the privatisation of Telekom Srbija, as well as two other state-backed firms, regional news portal Balkans.com writes, citing EBRD director for Serbia, Matteo Patrone. The official told press that the EBRD is ready to consider a range of options, including funding loans to Telekom, becoming a co-investor with other strategic investors, buying shares or financing a third party to purchase shares, noting that the bank’s activities will depend on the government’s decision regarding the future of the firm.

Serbia, Telekom Srbija (MTS)