16 July 2012

Perekrestok joins MasterCard Plus program

Moscow, 16 July 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’s Perekrestok and Green Perekrestok supermarkets will participate in MasterCard’s program MasterCard Plus launched on 1 June 2012. The program, which has been launched in Russia, will offer discounts and special offers to holders of MasterCard and Maestro bank cards.