Rosneft is seeking $15B in loans from London lenders to back a potential purchase of 50% of BP's...

|About: BP p.l.c. (BP)|By:, SA News Editor

Rosneft is seeking $15B in loans from London lenders to back a potential purchase of 50% of BP's troubled Russian oil venture TNK-BP, Financial Times reports. Rosneft might make a bid after conducting due diligence, sources say, and could pay more than $20B for the stake.