11 June 2009

X5 completes placement of corporate bonds for total amount of RUR 8 BLN

Amsterdam, 11 June 2009

X5 Retail Group N.V., Russia’s largest retailer in terms of sales (LSE ticker: “FIVE”), today announced that it completed placement of RUR 8 bln of corporate ruble bonds with a 7-year maturity and a put option in 2 years, through its 100%-owned subsidiary ZAO X5 FINANCE.