- Home improvement retailer Kingfisher said it had completed the sale of Castorama Russia to Maxidom, a home improvement company in Russia, for a RUB 7.4 billion, or about £73 million.

Under the terms of the deal, the company was received 80% of RUB c.7.4bn at the closing of the transaction and remaining 20% would be paid in equal instalments over two years, the company said.

'The sale has been granted all regulatory approvals and completed on 30 September,' it added.

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