Trading in Obuv Rossii bonds in the MICEX B quotation list has begun
On April 20, 2012, in the quotation list “B” of the MICEX Stock Exchange, trading began in bonds of Obuvrus LLC (a subsidiary of Obuv Rossii LLC) of series 01. The company's bonds were included in this list in accordance with the decision of the MICEX Stock Exchange on April 16, 2012. “The inclusion of our company's bonds in the B quotation list speaks of the high quality of our securities, serves as an important indicator for investors and testifies to the reliability of our company as an issuer. This decision of the MICEX will allow us to increase the investment attractiveness of the footwear business and expand the pool of investors, ”comments Anton Titov, director of Obuv Rossii.
We remind you that Obuvrus LLC placed its debut series 01 bond issue in the amount of RUB 700 million on the MICEX on July 1, 2011. The organizers of the loan are OJSC AKB Svyaz-Bank, LLC UniService Capital and OJSC CB Accept. The bond circulation period is 3 years from the date of the placement start. The first coupon rate was set following the collection of bids for the purchase of bonds at 12,25% per annum. State registration number of the issue - 4-01-16005-R dated May 10, 2011.
The Obuv Rossii group of companies is a federal footwear retail company, one of the five largest footwear retailers in Russia. It develops two chains - Westfalica (monobrand, mid-price segment) and Pedestrian (economy chain), as well as the brand of inexpensive youth footwear Emilia Estra. Today, 180 stores of the company operate in 56 cities of Siberia, the Urals, the central part of Russia, the Volga region and the Far East. Revenue in 2011 amounted to 2,203 billion rubles. In January 2012, the Expert RA rating agency raised the company's credit rating to “A” - a high level of reliability. Obuv Rossii won the Company of the Year 2010 award (organized by RBC) in the nomination For Contribution to the Development of the Retail Market.