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Fix Price to equip all new Russian stores with self-checkouts

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 8:24pm

Given the pace of network development in Russia, during 2022 Fix Price plans to have over 1,200 self-service checkouts in operation.

Key Points: 
  • Given the pace of network development in Russia, during 2022 Fix Price plans to have over 1,200 self-service checkouts in operation.
  • Each of the new Fix Price stores will be equipped with two standard checkouts and two self-checkouts.
  • Today there are more than 4,900 Fix Price stores in Russia and neighbouring countries, all of them stocking approximately 1,800 SKUs across around 20 product categories.
  • As well as its own private brands, Fix Price sells products from leading global names and smaller local suppliers.

EQS-News: Yandex Announces Settlement of Anti-Monopoly Claims

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 8:22pm

The claim related to allegations of abuse of market dominance by Yandex in connection with the placement of enriched search results.

Key Points: 
  • The claim related to allegations of abuse of market dominance by Yandex in connection with the placement of enriched search results.
  • The settlement agreement confirms that Yandex has complied with all requirements of the warning, terminates the case without any fines, and sets forth certain additional obligations of Yandex to support competition.
  • Yandex will contribute RUB 1.5 billion to the Fund to support this program as part of the settlement.
  • Yandex, which has over 30 offices worldwide, has been listed on NASDAQ since 2011 and on Moscow Exchange since 2014.

QIWI Launches the New Website for Investors

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Tuesday, January 18, 2022 - 12:00pm

NICOSIA, Cyprus, Jan. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- QIWI plc (NASDAQ and MOEX: QIWI) (QIWI or the Company), a leading provider of cutting-edge payment and financial services in Russia and the CIS, today announced the launch of the new website for investors.

Key Points: 
  • NICOSIA, Cyprus, Jan. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- QIWI plc (NASDAQ and MOEX: QIWI) (QIWI or the Company), a leading provider of cutting-edge payment and financial services in Russia and the CIS, today announced the launch of the new website for investors.
  • We are happy to announce that our website for investors was updated.
  • The new website received a modern and refreshing design in accordance with QIWI brand book guidelines.
  • We have reviewed the structure, added several features describing our products & services, introduced new tools for investors and improved navigation.

VTB Bank announces RAS financial results (standalone) for 2021

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Monday, January 17, 2022 - 11:02am

VTB Bank (PJSC) (hereinafter referred to as the Bank) publishes its standalone key RAS financial results for December and twelve months of 2021.

Key Points: 
  • VTB Bank (PJSC) (hereinafter referred to as the Bank) publishes its standalone key RAS financial results for December and twelve months of 2021.
  • VTB Bank earned a record high net profit in 2021 in the amount of RUB 242.6 billion.
  • The Bank's RAS results are highly correlated with VTB Group's IFRS results, and the figures we publish are the indicators of the Group's excellent results for the year under IFRS."
  • The reported financial indicators are preliminary; hence, they can be supplemented and changed in the process of preparation of publishable financial reports of VTB Bank.

Magnit announces the transactions by the person closely associated with persons discharging managerial responsibilities

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Friday, January 14, 2022 - 12:05pm

As of September 30, 2021, Magnit operated 45 distribution centers and 25,315 stores in 3,840 cities and towns throughout 7 federal regions of the Russian Federation.

Key Points: 
  • As of September 30, 2021, Magnit operated 45 distribution centers and 25,315 stores in 3,840 cities and towns throughout 7 federal regions of the Russian Federation.
  • In accordance with the unaudited IFRS 16 management accounts results for 9M 2021, Magnit had revenues of RUB 1,311.5 billion and an EBITDA of RUB 151.4 billion.
  • Any forward-looking statement is based on information available to Magnit as of the date of the statement.
  • Magnit does not undertake any obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statement to reflect any change in circumstances.

QIWI Announces acquisition of Taxiaggregator SaaS platform

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Wednesday, January 12, 2022 - 11:30am

NICOSIA, Cyprus, Jan. 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- QIWI plc (NASDAQ and MOEX: QIWI) ("QIWI" or the "Company"), a leading provider of cutting-edge payment and financial services in Russia and the CIS, today announced that it has acquired Taxiaggregator SaaS platform.

Key Points: 
  • NICOSIA, Cyprus, Jan. 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- QIWI plc (NASDAQ and MOEX: QIWI) ("QIWI" or the "Company"), a leading provider of cutting-edge payment and financial services in Russia and the CIS, today announced that it has acquired Taxiaggregator SaaS platform.
  • Taxiaggregator is a SaaS platform that provides payment solutions and data analytics tool for taxi companies and taxi drivers.
  • QIWI and GuruTaxi LLC launched its Taxiaggregator SaaS platform for taxi market back in 2019.
  • As of today, Taxiaggregator platform serves about 2,800 taxi companies and more than 308 thousand drivers.

Sistema PJSFC:  Director/PDMR Transaction

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Thursday, December 30, 2021 - 4:02pm

Name of contact and telephone number for queries: Mr. Sergey Levitsky, Tel.

Key Points: 
  • Name of contact and telephone number for queries: Mr. Sergey Levitsky, Tel.
  • Revenue in 2020 was RUB 691.6 billion; total assets equalled RUB 1.4 trillion as of 31 December 2020.
  • Sistema's global depositary receipts are listed under the "SSA" ticker on the London Stock Exchange.
  • Sistema's ordinary shares are listed under the "AFKS" ticker on the Moscow Exchange.

TCS Group Holding PLC: notification of 5-year performance linked share warrants to Mr. Pavel Fedorov

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Thursday, December 30, 2021 - 1:05pm

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    TCS Group Holding PLC is an innovative provider of online retail and SME financial services.
  • Tinkoff Bank is the second largest player in the Russian credit card market, with a share of 14.5%.
  • The 3Q'21 IFRS net profit of TCS Group Holding PLC amounted to RUB 16.5 bn.
  • The information contained within this announcement is deemed by TCS Group Holding PLC to constitute inside information as stipulated under the Market Abuse Regulation (EU) No.596/2014.

Sistema PJSFC: Sistema reports acquisition of shares under buyback programme

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Wednesday, December 29, 2021 - 4:03pm

Sistema was notified of the acquisition by Sistema Finance on December 29, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Sistema was notified of the acquisition by Sistema Finance on December 29, 2021.
  • Since the beginning of the Programme Sistema Finance has acquired 301 512271 ordinary shares.
  • Revenue in 2020 was RUB 691.6 billion; total assets equalled RUB 1.4 trillion as of 31 December 2020.
  • Sistema's ordinary shares are listed under the "AFKS" ticker on the Moscow Exchange.

Sistema PJSFC: Sistema completes sale of minority stake in Segezha Group

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Wednesday, December 29, 2021 - 1:03pm

Moscow, Russia - 29 December 2021 - Sistema PJSFC ("Sistema" or the "Corporation") (LSE: SSA, MOEX: AFKS), a publicly traded Russian investment company, announces the closing of the sale of 8.7% of the ordinary shares of PJSC Segezha Group ("Segezha Group" or "the Holding"), a leading timber holding company, to Bonum Capital Ltd for $150 million ("the Transaction").

Key Points: 
  • Moscow, Russia - 29 December 2021 - Sistema PJSFC ("Sistema" or the "Corporation") (LSE: SSA, MOEX: AFKS), a publicly traded Russian investment company, announces the closing of the sale of 8.7% of the ordinary shares of PJSC Segezha Group ("Segezha Group" or "the Holding"), a leading timber holding company, to Bonum Capital Ltd for $150 million ("the Transaction").
  • Following the closing of the Transaction, the Corporation's stake in the share capital of Segezha Group stood at 62.2%.
  • The Holding becomes one of the largest forest leaseholders in the world with 16 million hectares of forest land.
  • Revenue in 2020 was RUB 691.6 billion; total assets equalled RUB 1.4 trillion as of 31 December 2020.