SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of VimpelCom Ltd. – VIP
NEW YORK, NY / CRWEPRESSRELEASE / August 14, 2015 / Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of VimpelCom Ltd. (“VimpelCom” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: VIP). Such investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby at firstname.lastname@example.org or 888-476-6529, ext. 9980.
The investigation concerns whether VimpelCom and certain of its officers and/or directors have violated Sections 10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
June 29, 2015, the U.S. Department of Justice announced that it was joining a group of European nations in a telecom corruption probe involving VimpelCom and Mobile TeleSystems OJSC. On this news, VimpelCom ADRs fell $0.15, or 2.9%, to close at 4.95 on June 29, 2015. On August 13, 2015, post-market, U.S. authorities asked European counterparts to seize roughly $1 billion in assets related to a wide-ranging criminal probe of alleged corruption by Vimpelcom, Mobile Teleystems, and TeliSonera AB.
On this news, the company’s ADRs have fallen as much as 4.5% on intraday trading on August 14, 2015.
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SOURCE: Pomerantz LLP