28 August 2012

X5 signs loan agreement with VTB Capital

Amsterdam, 28 August 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 has signed a RUR term-loan agreement with VTB Capital Plc. (VTB) in the amount of RUR 9,000 million to refinance X5’s current short-term debt.