Kokorev Vasili Alexandrovich( Financier)
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Biography Kokorev Vasili Alexandrovich
(1817 - 1889). Place from the middle class city Soligalich. Somehow learned to read and count, and helping his father, a former barman in the drinking houses, Kokorev gained experience in the wine business. In late 1840 he moved to St. Petersburg and became known to the Minister of Finance Vronchenko. Consisting the commission of wine ransom, executing orders of the Ministry and removing Taxed areas of insolvent persons in the state superintendence, Kokorev become rich, the 60-ies his condition came to 7 million. When the condition is, as a result of failed businesses, shaken, Kokorev founded in 1870, Volga-Kama Bank and Northern Insurance Company. He contributed to the development of the oil business in the Caucasus to the Ural Gubonin built a railroad; generally distinguished for its business acumen. In the late 50-ies Kokorev said a number of liberal rhetoric, and, under the guise of concern for the "younger brother", made in the press as a defender of liquor monopoly. From his articles, . unprinted, . mainly, . in The Russian Messenger "50-bit and 60-ies and in the" Russian Archive "1880, . best known: "The economic failures", . Path of Sevastopol ", . "Perspectives on European trade", . "Thoughts on the Russian domestic trade", . "On pay off",
. Kokorev before his death remained the Old Believers Pomeranian wing. N. In-ko.