OJSC MAGNIT: Placement Notice Filed with FSFM

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Press-release 
Krasnodar 
March 1, 2013 
OJSC "Magnit"Filed the Placement Notice with the FSFM 
Krasnodar, March 1, 2013: OJSC «Magnit» (the "Company"; the "Issuer", MICEX 
and
LSE: MGNT) filed the notice on the results of bonds issuance (the "Placement
Notice") with the Russian Federal Service for Financial Markets (the "FSFM"). 
Please be informed that today, on March 1, 2013, OJSC "Magnit" filed the
Placement Notice with the FSFM. 
Typeofsecurities:        interest-bearing non-convertible certified bonds of    


                         the 01 series to the bearer with the obligatory       
                         centralized custody                                   


                                                                           
Maturity date:           1092ndday from the date of initiation of placement of  
                     the Bonds                                              
                                                                           
State registration       4-01-60525-P as of 27.12.2012                         
number of the                                                                  
issuanceand date of                                                            
registration:                                                                   
                                                                           
Registration authority:  The FFMS                                               
                                                                           
Amount of securities to  5,000,000bonds                                        
be placed:                                                                      
                                                                           
Nominal value:           1,000 rubles each                                      
                                                                           
Placement method:        Open subscription                                      
                                                                           
Share of the placed      100%                                                  
securities out of the                                                          
total number of                                                                
securities subject to                                                          
placement:                                                                      
                                                                           
Placement                February 26, 2013                                     
commencingdate:                                                                 
                                                                           
Placement completion     February 26, 2013                                     
date:                                                                           
                                                                           
Date of filingof the     March1, 2013                                          
Placement Notice                                                                
                                                                           
Stock Exchange:          Close Joint-Stock Company "MICEX Stock Exchange"       
The prospectus of securities was registered on the date of the state
registration of the issuance of securities - Bonds. 
Information on the filing of the Placement Notice with the FFMS shall be
disclosed in the form of the report on the material fact within the following
time period: 
- in the newswire - not later than 1 (One) day from the date of the filing of
the Placement Notice with the FFMS; 
- on the Company's website - not later than 2 (Two) days from the date of
filing of the Placement Notice with the FFMS. 
Information on the Company's website shall be published after the publication
in the newswire. 
The text of the Placement Notice filed with the FFMS shall be published by the
Issuer on the Company's website not later than 2 days from the date of filing
of the notice with the FFMS. 
The text of the Placement Notice filed with the FFMS is available on the
Company's website within not less than 12 months from the date of expiry of its
publication on the website. 
The webpage rendered by one of the providers of information disclosure on the
securities market: 
http://www.e-disclosure.ru/portal/company.aspx?id=7671 
The Issuer's website: www.magnit-info.ru 
The copy of the Placement Notice filed with the FFMS can be obtained at the
following address: 15/5 Solnechnaya street, Krasnodar, the Russian Federation.
Tel: (861) 277-45-54; fax: (861) 277-45-54. 
For further information, please contact: 
Timothy Post                            Director, Investor Relations            


                                                                               
                                        e-mail: Post@gw.tander.ru              
                                                                               
                                        Tel. in Krasnodar +7 (861) 277-45-54,  
                                        210-98-10 ext. 7600                    
                                                                               
                                        Mob.: +7 (961) 511-76-78               
                                                                               
                                        Direct line for investors only: +7     
                                        (861) 277-45-62                        


                                                                           
Dina Svishcheva                         Deputy Director, Investor Relations     


                                                                               
                                        e-mail: Chistyak@gw.tander.ru          
                                                                               
                                        Tel. in Krasnodar +7 (861) 277-45-54,  
                                        210-98-10 ext. 5101                    
                                                                               
                                        Mob.: +7-961-511-02-02                 
                                                                               
                                        Direct line for investors only: +7     
                                        (861) 277-45-62                        

Company description:

Headquartered in the southern Russia city of Krasnodar, Magnit (LSE and MICEX:
MGNT) is the holding company for a group of entities that operate in the retail
trade under the "Magnit" brand. The chain of "Magnit" stores is one of the
leading food retail networks in Russia. As of December 31, 2012 the chain
consisted of 6,046 convenience stores, 126 hypermarkets, 20 "Magnit Family"
stores and 692 cosmetics stores (drogerie) in 1,605 cities and towns throughout
the Russian Federation.

Approximately two-thirds of the Magnit's stores are located in cities with a
population of less than 500,000 inhabitants. Most of its stores are located in
the Southern, North-Caucasian, Central and Volga regions. The Company also
operates stores in the North-Western, Urals and Siberian regions.

As of December 31, 2012 Magnit operated an in-house logistics system consisting
of 18 distribution centers, employing automated stock replenishment systems and
a fleet of 4,401 vehicles.

In accordance with the unaudited IFRS management accounts for 2012, Magnit
recorded consolidated revenues of approximately $14,430 million USD and a
consolidated EBITDA of $1,524 million USD.



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