13 September 2012

Х5 to participate in charity marathon

Moscow, 13 September 2012

X5 Retail Group N.V., (“X5” or the “Company”), Russia’s largest retailer in terms of revenue (LSE ticker symbol: FIVE), announced today that the Company is forming a corporate team to participate in the “5275” charitable marathon in Moscow’s Gorky Park on 23 September 2012. The marathon, which is being run for the first time, will collect funds for charitable programs that are administered by the marathon’s organizers: Life Line, United Way and Reach for Change.