The second wave of privatization of state-owned companies is taking place in Kazakhstan, and Samruk-Kazyna JSC as a national management holding takes an active part in the transfer of quasi-public sector assets to the competitive environment.
The Comprehensive privatization plan for 2016-2020 includes 170 assets of the Samruk-Kazyna group of companies:
9 largest companies are subject to IPO / SPO or sale to a strategic investor;
161 assets will be withdrawn from the group of Samruk-Kazyna JSC in other ways.
to invest in key industries of Kazakhstan’s economy
to purchase profitable assets in Kazakhstan
optimization of asset structure
transfer of technologies and capital into the companies
fostering development of Kazakhstan stock market
improvement of corporate governance, transparency and performance of the companies
incentives for development of small and medium enterprises