Mobile Telesystems (MTS) placed the BO-01st issue released in the volume of 10bn rub. in full, the company informed.
The bonds were allocated through the open offering on MICEX.
10mln bonds of 1ths rub. par and 10-year maturity were registered in Mar. 2013. The 1st coupon rate is set at 8.25% ann. The issue is arranged by Sberbank KIB, VTB Capital, YuniCredit Bank.
The raised funds will be invested in the corporate activity and realization of investment program.
The Company (TIN 7740000076) together with the subs provides services to 91mln users in Russia, Armenia, Belorussia, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan.
The share capital is equal to 206.641mln rub. split in 2066413562 common stocks of 0.1 rub. par. The working interest (50.8%) is held by Sistema AFK; 49.2% being under free circulation; 3-level ADRs (37.62%) traded on NYSE.
The IVQ 2012 consolidated net profit at MTS moved up 39.1% (US GAAP) to $547.3mln from $393.5mln prior year period, the company informed.
The consolidated revenues increased 6.2% to come to $3.168bn from $2.982bn.
The revenues in Russia rose 10.5% to 88.187bn rub.; Ukraine - 3.7% to 2.397bn hryvna.
The corrected OIBDA climbed up 1% to $1.288bn from $1.276bn; corrected OIBDA margin being down to 40.7% from 42.8%.
The operating profit added 11.9% to come to $806mln from $720mln; the margin being up to 25.4% from 24.1%.
The net debt on Dec. 31, 2012 reached $6.784bn; total debts - $7.642bn.
The 9-month 2012 net profit (RAS) tumbled 20.5% to come to 38.12bn rub. from 47.92bn rub. prior year period; revenues added 10.4% to come to 201.287bn rub. from 182.371bn rub.
The 9-month 2012 net profit (IAS) at MTS Group was halved to $459.983mln from $1.05bn prior year period.
The consolidated revenues lost 0.7% to come to $9.268bn from $9.337bn; corrected OIBDA rose 4% to $4.012bn from $3.868bn; OIBDA margin - 43.3% from 41.4%. The operating profit reached $1.19bn which is 43% below prior year ($2.089bn).