Moscow, Russian Federation – MTS PJSC (“MTS” or the “Company” – NYSE: MBT; MOEX: MTSS), the leading telecommunications provider in Russia and the CIS, announces that it has successfully issued RUB 6.8 bln exchange-traded Series BO-01 bond (“the bond”) through a secondary offering. The coupon rate was set at 6.85%, while the price of placement – 100% of nominal value.
The RUB 10 billion Series BO-01 bond with a maturity of 10 years was issued on April 3, 2013. The initial coupon rate for the bond was set at 8.25%. On April 2, 2018, MTS repurchased RUB 7.4 bln and set a new 6.85% coupon rate.
The lead arrangers of the secondary offering were Raiffeisenbank JSC and Sberbank CIB JSC. The raised funds will be used for further optimization of MTS’s debt portfolio and for other corporate needs.
The bond is included in the Level 1 Quotation list on the Moscow Exchange.
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For further information, please contact in Moscow:
Joshua B. Tulgan
Director, Department of Corporate Finance and Investor Relations
Mobile TeleSystems PJSC
Tel: +7 495 223 2025
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