AFK Sistema paid up 244.319mln rub. to cover the 10th coupon of the primary issue released in the volume of 6bn rub., the company informed.
The bonds were placed in 2008 (6mln bonds of 1ths rub. par) on MICEX for 5 years. The 1st coupon rate was fixed at 9.45%. The issue was arranged by VTB Bank, Rosbank.
In 2009 74.8% were bought back for 4.498bn rub.
AFK Sistema (TIN 7703104630) is a public diversified corporation having 100mln users. It provides control over the diversified investment portfolio at the entities in different sectors of economy and keeps large assets in telecoms (MTS, Komstar-OTS, Svyazinvest), electronics (NIIME and Mikron Plant, Sitronics TS (former STROM-Telecom), Sitronics and Sistema Gals; finances (MBRR, Dalkombank, East-West United Bank (EWUB).
The share capital is equal to 868.5mln rub. split in 9,65bn stocks of 0.09 rub. par. V.Evtushenko (chairman) holds 64.18%; Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas - 19%.
The IIIQ 2012 net profit (unaudited US GAAP) increased 66.8% to $532.227mln from $319.001mln prior year period; the net profit without the correction was doubled to $653.2mln; consolidated revenues added 1% to come to $8.813bn from $8.724bn; OIBDA - 10.4% to $2.431bn from $2.201bn; OIBDA margin - to 27.6% from 25.2%.
The 9-month 2012 net profit (RAS) reached 99.101bn rub. against 33.81bn rub. in net loses prior year; revenues moved down 9.3% to 26.37bn rub. from 29.087bn rub.