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9 February 2017

MegaFon completes acquisition of 63.8% voting stake in Mail.Ru Group

Moscow, Russian Federation (09 February 2017) — Public Joint Stock Company “MegaFon” (LSE: MFON), a leading Russian telecommunications operator (“MegaFon” or the “Company”), announces the completion of the acquisition (the “Acquisition”) of 11.5 mln Class A shares and 21.9 mln ordinary shares, representing an approximately 15.2% economic or 63.8% voting stake in Mail.Ru Group Limited (LSE: MAIL) (“Mail.Ru”), from subsidiaries of USM Holdings, MegaFon’s controlling shareholder.

Pursuant to the decision taken at the Company’s Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders1 on 20 January 2017, MegaFon has completed the Acquisition of a 11,500,100 Class A Shares and 21,940,148 Ordinary Shares, representing an approximately 15.2% of the charter capital and 63.8% voting stake in Mail.Ru Group Limited from New Media and Technology Investment LP, New Media Technologies Capital Partners Limited and Ardoe Finance Limited, subsidiaries of USM Holdings.

The total consideration for the Acquisition was US$ 740 million. The Company paid US$ 640 million in cash at closing (the “Closing”) earlier today, while the remaining consideration in the amount of US$ 100 million will be paid on a deferred basis in one year after the Closing.

Additional information related to the Acquisition, is available on the Company’s website at http://corp.megafon.com/ai/document/9674/file/Acquisition_of_stake_in_Mail.Ru_Group_Eng.pdf and http://corp.megafon.com/investors/news/capital_market_releases/20161223-1000.html

1 Given that the Acquisition is an interested party transaction under Russian law, affiliates of USM Holdings, the Company’s controlling shareholder, who hold MegaFon shares, did not vote on the Acquisition.

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17 April 2019

Squeeze-out request made by MegaFon Finance in respect of ordinary shares of PJSC MegaFon

Moscow, Russian Federation (17 April 2019) — Public Joint Stock Company “MegaFon” (MoEx: MFON), a pan-Russian operator of digital opportunities (“MegaFon” or the “Company”), announces that on 17 April 2019, following preliminary notice to the Bank of Russia, the Company received from “MegaFon Finance” LLC (“MegaFon Finance”) a squeeze-out request requiring the shareholders of the Company, other than MegaFon Finance and its affiliates, to sell all of their ordinary shares of MegaFon to MegaFon Finance (“Squeeze-out Request” and “Squeeze-out”, accordingly).
5 April 2019

MegaFon successfully places bonds

Moscow, Russian Federation (05 April 2019) — Public Joint Stock Company “MegaFon” (MoEx: MFON), a pan-Russian operator of digital opportunities (“MegaFon” or the “Company”), announces that it has successfully closed the order book for its BO-002P-02 series exchange bonds (the “Bonds”) with a coupon of 8.90% per annum.
29 March 2019

MegaFon announces a shareholder transaction resulting in changes to its shareholdings

Moscow, Russia (29 March 2019) — Public Joint Stock Company “MegaFon” (MoEx: MFON), a pan-Russian operator of digital opportunities (“MegaFon” or the “Company”), hereby announces that it has been notified earlier today that USM Telecom LLC (“USM Telecom”) has purchased 86 800 000 ordinary shares of MegaFon, representing a 14.00% interest in the Company’s share capital, from MegaFon Finance LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company (“MegaFon Finance”), on 28 March 2019.