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This announcement does not contain or constitute an offer of, or the solicitation of an offer to purchase or subscribe for, the shares to any person in the United States, Australia, Canada or Japan or in any jurisdiction to whom or in which such offer or solicitation is unlawful. The shares may not be offered or sold in the United States unless registered under the US Securities Act or offered in a transaction exempt from, or not subject to, the registration requirements of the US Securities Act. The offer and sale of the shares referred to herein has not been and will not be registered under the US Securities Act or under the applicable securities laws of Australia, Canada or Japan. Subject to certain exceptions, the shares referred to herein may not be offered or sold in Australia, Canada or Japan or to, or for the account or benefit of, any national, resident or citizen of Australia, Canada or Japan. There will be no public offer of the shares in the United States, Australia, Canada or Japan or elsewhere.
Members of the general public are not eligible to take part in the sale. In member states of the European Economic Area ("EEA") (each, a "Relevant Member State"), this announcement and any offer if made subsequently is sent and addressed to and directed only at persons who are "qualified investors" within the meaning of the Prospectus Directive ("Qualified Investors"). For these purposes, the expression "Prospectus Directive" means Directive 2003/71/EC (and amendments thereto, including the 2010 PD Amending Directive), and includes any relevant implementing measure in the Relevant Member State and the expression "2010 PD Amending Directive" means Directive 2010/73/EU. In the United Kingdom this announcement is sent and distributed to and directed exclusively at Qualified Investors (i) who have professional experience in matters relating to investments falling within Article 19(5) of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Financial Promotion) Order 2005, as amended (the "Order") or (ii) who fall within Article 49(2)(A) to (D) of the Order, or (iii) to whom it may otherwise lawfully be communicated, and the shares will only be available to, and any investment activity to which this announcement relates will only be engaged in with, such persons and it should not be relied on by anyone other than such persons.
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January 30, 2018
PJSC "Magnit" announces the procedure of accessing the issuance documents
Krasnodar, Russia (January 30, 2018): Magnit PJSC, one of Russia's leading retailers (the "Company"; MOEX and LSE: MGNT), announces the procedure of accessing the issuance documents.
Please be informed that on January 30, 2018 the Company published the text of the Notice on the Results of an Additional Share Issue prepared with regard to ordinary registered uncertified shares, state registration number 1-01-60525-P as of December 4, 2017.
The additional securities placed by the Company constitute an additional issue to the issue of securities with the state registration number 1-01-60525-P as of March 4, 2004 and International Securities Identification Number (ISIN) RU000A0JKQU8 (hereinafter - the "Shares").
The Notice on the Results of an Additional Share Issue has been published on the following Web Pages:
All interested individuals can read information contained in the Notice on the Results of an Additional Share Issue and receive its copy at the following address: 15/5 Solnechnaya street, Krasnodar, 350072, the Russian Federation, Telephone: +7 (861) 277-45-54.
The Issuer shall provide copies of the Notice on the Results of the Additional Share Issue to the holders of the Issuer's securities and other interested individuals at their request and for a fee not exceeding the cost of making copies within 7 (seven) days upon the receipt of such request.
The Issuer shall publish the text of the Notice on the Results of the Additional Share Issue on the Web Pages, used by the Issuer for information disclosure:
https://www.e-disclosure.ru/portal/company.aspx?id=7671, http://ir.magnit.com/ru/ and http://ir.magnit.com/en/ (hereinafter "Web Pages of the Issuer") within 2 (two) days upon the Issuer's filing of the Notice on the results of an additional share issue with the Bank of Russia.
The text of the published Notice on the results of an additional share issue shall be available on the Web Pages of the Issuer within not less than 12 (twelve) months upon the expiry of period stipulated by the Regulation on information disclosure by issuers of the issuing securities (approved by the Bank of Russia on 30.12.2014 № 454-П) for its publication on the Web, and if it is published on the Web after the expiry of such period - from the date of its publication on the Web.
For further information, please contact:
Head of Investor Relations
Office: +7-861-277-4554 x 17600
Deputy Director, Investor Relations
Office: +7-861-277-4554 x 15101
Media Relations Department
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 December 31, 2017, Magnit operated 37 distribution centers and 16,350 stores (12,125 convenience, 243 hypermarkets, 208 Magnit Family stores and 3,774 drogerie stores) in 2,709 cities and towns throughout 7 federal regions of the Russian Federation.
In accordance with the unaudited IFRS management accounts for 2017, Magnit had revenues of RUB 1,143 billion and an EBITDA of RUB 92 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.