OJSC MAGNIT: Completion of Bonds Placement

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Press-release 
Krasnodar 
April 2, 2013 
OJSC "Magnit" Announces the Completion of Bonds Placement 
Krasnodar, April 2, 2013: OJSC «Magnit» (the "Company", the "Issuer", MICEX 
and
LSE: MGNT) announces the completion of the exchange-traded bonds placement. 
Today, on April 2, 2013, the Issuer completed the placement of its
exchange-traded bonds of the BO-08/BO-09 series. 
Data on the bonds' placement: 
Typeofsecurities:        Non-convertible interest-bearing certified             


                         Exchange-traded bonds of the BO-08/BO-09 series to the 
                         bearer with the obligatory centralized custody        


                                                                           
Maturity date:           On the 1092nd day from the date of the placement        
                     initiation of the exchange-traded bonds                
                                                                           
Identification number of 4B02-08-60525-Р/ 4B02-09-60525-Р as of 10.08.2011     
the issue and date of                                                          
its assignment:                                                                 
                                                                           
Registration authority:  Close joint-stock company "MICEX Stock Exchange"       
                                                                           
Nominal value:           1,000 rubles each                                      
                                                                           
Placement method:        Open subscription                                      
                                                                           
Date of the actual       April 2, 2013                                           
initiation of the                                                              
placement:                                                                      
                                                                           
Date of the actual       April 2, 2013                                         
completion of the                                                              
placement:                                                                      
                                                                           
Amount of the placed     5,000,000 bonds / 5,000,000 bonds                     
securities:                                                                     
                                                                           
Share of the placed      100%                                                  
securities out of the                                                          
total number of                                                                
securities subject to                                                          
placement:                                                                      
                                                                           
Actual placement price:  5,000,000 bonds (each series) were placed at the price 
                     of 1,000 rubles per each exchange-traded bond          
                                                                           
Payment method:          5,000,000 bonds (each series) were paid for with       


                         monetary funds                                        

No related-party transactions or major transactions were executed during the
placement of the exchange-traded bonds of BO-08/BO-09 series

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 audited IFRS consolidated financial statements 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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