Moex has informed the Company that, starting from 7 March 2019, the Company’s ordinary shares will be included in the MoEx Level Three listing, the unquoted part of the List of securities admitted to trading at the Moscow Exchange, as a result of the Company’s failure to comply with the free float requirements of the Moscow Exchange, following the Tender Offer to the Company’s purchase ordinary shares and global depositary receipts completed on 6 September 2018, as earlier announced at: https://corp.megafon.com/investors/news/capital_market_releases/20180906-2007.html.
Previously, the MegaFon ordinary shares were traded and listed on Quotation list 2 of MoEx, and before 3 August 2018 — on the MoEx Quotation list 1. Initially, the Company’s ordinary shares were admitted to trading on 27 September 2012 under the listing “V”, and trading in ordinary shares commenced on 28 November 2012. On 19 August 2013 the Company’s ordinary shares were added to Quotation list “B”. Later, on 29 April 2014, the Company’s listing was upgraded to Quotation list “A2”, which was subsequently re-designated as Quolation list 1 following MoEx Listing revisions.
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Notes to Editors
MegaFon PJSC is a leading Russian integrated telecommunication service provider, operating in all segments of the telecommunications markets in Russia, and in the Republics of Abkhazia, South Ossetia and Tajikistan. MegaFon is a recognized market leader in the provision of mobile data services, was the first operator in Russia to launch commercial operation of a third generation (3G) network and was the first operator in the world to launch commercial operation of an LTE-Advanced (4G) data network. MegaFon is traded on the Moscow Exchange under the symbol MFON. Additional information about MegaFon and the products and services provided by MegaFon can be found at https://www.megafon.ru
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