July 23 RZHD bought back 41.71% bonds of the 18th issue released in the volume of 15bn rub., the company informed.
6255967 bonds were acquired for 6.256bn rub. The bonds were included into the 2d level of MICEX listing.
The bonds were allocated in 2009 (15mln bonds of 1ths rub. par). The first coupon rate was fixed at 14.25% ann. The issue was arranged by TransCreditBank, VTB, Gazprombank, Sberbank, Troika Dialog.
Russian Railways (TIN 7708503727) was set up in 2003 on the basis of the communications ministry. 100% are held by the state; the network covers 85.5ths km.
The 2013 net profit (RAS) rallied down 19.07 fold to 740mln rub. from 14.11tril rub. prior year; revenues added 0.77% to gain 1.377tril rub. from 1.366tril rub.; profit from sales being down 12.81% to 58.78bn rub. from 67.415bn rub.; pretax profit - 3.41 fold to 19.399bn rub. from 66.153bn rub.
The 2013 net profit (IAS) rallied down 2.2 fold to 78.262bn rub. from 169.588bn rub.; revenues moved up 4.1% to 1.54tril rub. from 1.479tril rub.; EBITDA dropped 8.9% to 319bn rub. from 350bn rub.; EBITDA margin - 21% from 24%.