RAO UES Prepares its 2007 Financials under Russian Accounting
Moscow, 1 April 2008. RAO "UES of Russia" has prepared
its 2007 financial statements under the Russian Accounting Standards.
In 2007, the net profit of the parent company, RAO "UES of
Russia", amounted to RUB452,827 million. Such a significant amount of net income
(comparable to that of 2006, RUB745,088 million), was due to the revaluation of
investments in shares of RAO UES subsidiaries traded on the RTS and MICEX Stock Exchanges.
The revaluation income is viewed as a "paper profit" without any actual cash
The net income earned by the Company in 2007, without taking into
account the revaluation gains, amounted to RUB28,782 million, up RUB1,351 million compared
to the 2006 net income.
The revaluation has also had a material effect on the book value of the
Parent Company's assets, leading to a significant growth of 35 percent to RUB1.478
trillion in 2007 from RUB1.084 trillion in 2006.
This announcement was disclosed as a material fact on the Interfax
newswire at 16:47 Moscow time on 1 April 2008 in compliance with the requirements of the
Federal Service for Financial Markets of Russia.