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HMS Annual report wins Bronze

HMS Group Plc

HMS Group’s Annual report wins Bronze award

Moscow, Russia – October 12, 2016 – HMS Group (LSE: HMSG) is pleased to announce that the Company’s 2015 Interactive Annual report has won a Bronze award from the “ARC Awards International”.

The "ARC Awards" is the world’s largest and independent international competition honoring excellence in annual reports and corporate communications. The Awards are globally recognized, providing a platform for the highest standards in the annual report industry.

Moreover, HMS’ 2015 annual report has also been granted a Bronze award among equipment and machinery producers worldwide in the Vision Awards Annual Report Competition organized by the League of American Communications Professionals (LACP), a forum of the PR industry that facilitates discussion of the best-in-class practices.

Vision Awards, considered as one of the most distinguished annual report competitions, has been held by the League since 2002 among representatives of the most sectors of the world economy from over 20 countries of the world. All entries are judged by experienced media professionals affiliated with LACP.

For more information, please contact:

Alexander Rybin, Head of Capital markets

Tel: +7 (495) 730-6601, email: [email protected]

Inna Kelekhsaeva, Deputy Head of Capital markets

Tel: +7 (495) 730-6601, email: [email protected]

About HMS Group

HMS Group is the leading pump and compressor manufacturer, as well as provider of flow control solutions and related services to the oil and gas, nuclear and thermal power generation and water utilities sectors in Russia and the CIS. HMS Group’s products are mission-critical elements of projects across a diverse range of industries. HMS’ GDRs are listed under the symbol “HMSG” on the London Stock Exchange.

The forward-looking statements contained herein are based upon various assumptions, many of which are based, in turn, upon further assumptions, which may include without limitation, HMS Group’s examination of historical operating trends, data contained in HMS Group’s records and other data available from third parties. By their very nature, forward-looking statements involve inherent risks and uncertainties, both general and specific, and risks exist that the predictions, forecasts, projections and other forward-looking statements will not be achieved. Given these risks and uncertainties, you are cautioned not to place undue reliance on such forward-looking statements. HMS Group does not intend to provide any representation or warranty and does not assume any obligation to update any forward-looking statement contained herein.