Interim results of the share repurchase program at the PJSC Moscow Exchange
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3 July 2023, Moscow, Russia. Detsky Mir Group (“Detsky Mir”, “PJSC Detsky Mir” or the “Company”, MOEX: DSKY), a specialised retailer and the leader in the children’s goods sector in Russia and Kazakhstan, has been informed that JSC “DMK” repurchased more than 7 million of ordinary shares of PJSC Detsky Mir under the share repurchase program at the auctions of PJSC Moscow Exchange, from May 30, 2023 to June 30, 2023 in the trading mode “Redemption: Address orders” (the terms are – https://www.moex.com/n56394/?nt=0). The results of voluntary tender offers by LLC “DMI” and JSC “DMFA” will be published after the deadline for accepting voluntary tender offers, according to the procedure.
The Company recaps that resident shareholders can sell their Shares at a price of 71.5 rubles per Share by submitting an order at PJSC Moscow Exchange in the trading mode “Redemption: Address orders”. Repurchase of Shares from the shareholders of the Company under the share repurchase program at the auctions of PJSC Moscow Exchange will be carried out by the Company’s subsidiary, JSC “DMK”, from May 30, 2023 to July 28, 2023.
The shareholders do not have to provide any documents confirming to the JSC “DMK” the correct calculation of Income Tax, since the respective tax is calculated by the broker, while selling Shares via broker in the “Redemption: Addressed Orders” trading mode. Moreover, proceeds from the sale of the Shares will be transferred to the brokerage account on the day the transaction.
At the same time, if the shareholders accept other offers under the share repurchase programs, namely: voluntary offers by LLC “DMI” or JSC “DMFA” received by PJSC Detsky Mir on May 29 and 30, 2023, respectively, they are advised to provide documents on tax residency to LLC “DMI” or JSC “DMFA”.
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Investor Relations Director
Tel.: + 7 495 781 08 08, ext. 2315
Head of Public Relations
Tel.: +7 495 781 08 08, ext. 2041