Source - PRN



October 4, 2016

Magnit Announces the Disposal of Shares by the Entity under the Issuer’s Control

Krasnodar, Russia (October 4, 2016): Magnit PJSC, one of Russia’s leading retailers (the “Company”, the “Issuer”, MOEX and LSE: MGNT), announces the disposal of shares by the entity which is under the Issuer’s control.

Full company name and address: Joint Stock Company “Tander”
185, Levanevskogo street, Krasnodar, Russia
Taxpayer Id Number: 2310031475
Principal State Registration Number: 1022301598549
Object of acquisition: Ordinary registered uncertified voting shares with a state registration No. 1-01-60525-P of 04.03.2004, International Securities Identification Number (ISIN) RU000A0JKQU8
Disposal of shares
Date of change: September 30, 2016
Amount of acquired shares: 457 shares (0.000483% of the total equity)
Basis for acquisition: Sale and Purchase Agreement executed in the trading of Closed Joint Stock Company «MICEX Stock Exchange»
Amount of votes before disposal: 13,232 votes (0.013993% of the total number of votes)
Amount of votes after disposal: 12,775 votes (0.013510% of the total number of votes)


For further information, please contact:

Timothy Post Head of Investor Relations
Email: [email protected]
Office: +7-861-277-4554 x 17600
Mobile: +7-961-511-7678
Direct Line: +7-861-277-4562
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Company description:

Public Joint Stock Company “Magnit” is one of Russia's leading retailers. Founded in 1994, the company is headquartered in the southern Russian city of Krasnodar. As of June 30, 2016, Magnit operated 34 distribution centers and 12,888 stores (9,902 convenience, 398 hypermarkets and 2,588 drogerie stores) in 2,397 cities and towns throughout 7 federal regions of the Russian Federation.

In accordance with the reviewed IFRS consolidated financial statements for 1H 2016, Magnit had revenues of RUB 522 billion and an EBITDA of RUB 52 billion. Magnit's local shares are traded on the Moscow Exchange (MOEX: MGNT) and its GDRs on the London Stock Exchange (LSE: MGNT) and it has a credit rating from Standard & Poor's of BB+. Measured by market capitalization, Magnit is one of the largest retailers in Europe.