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Sberbank CIB organises placement of series 001P-03 exchange-traded bonds of Federal Passenger Company (FPC) JSC worth RUB 10 bln


Sberbank announces that today, the order book was closed for Federal Passenger Company (FPC) JSC’s series 001P-03 exchange-traded bonds worth RUB 10 bln.

The bonds mature in 10 years, and the nominal value of one bond is 1,000 roubles. They were placed at 100% of the nominal. The bonds have a coupon period of 182 days and a 6.5-year put option.

The initial guidance for the first coupon was set at a range of 7.40%-7.50% per annum, which corresponds to a yield to put of 7.54%-7.64% per annum. During book building the guidance was lowered three times, reaching 7.15-7.20% per annum, which corresponds to a yield to put of 7.28%-7.33% per annum.

More than 50 investor bids were received during book building, a 2x oversubscription.

Based on the results of book building, the first coupon was set at 7.20% per annum, which corresponds to a yield of 7.33% per annum.

The technical placement of the issue is planned for 7 March 2018 on the MICEX Stock Exchange. The placement was organised by Sberbank CIB1, Gazprombank, and VTB Capital.

The placement agent was Sberbank CIB.

The issue meets the requirements for inclusion in the Lombard List of the Bank of Russia from 1 January 2018, as well as the requirements for investment of pension savings and insurance funds.

Sberbank is Russia’s largest bank and a leading global financial institution. Sberbank holds almost one third of aggregate Russian banking sector assets, it is the key lender to the national economy and the biggest deposit taker in Russia. The Central Bank of the Russian Federation is the founder and principal shareholder of Sberbank owning 50% of the Bank's authorized capital plus one voting share, with the remaining 50% held by domestic and international investors. Sberbank has more than 145 million customers in 21 countries. Sberbank has the largest distribution network in Russia with almost 15,000 branches, and its international operations include UK, US, CIS, Central and Eastern Europe, India, China, Turkey and other countries.

The Bank holds the general banking license No.1481 issued by the Bank of Russia. Official websites of the Bank: (Sberbank Group website),

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1 On the basis of JSC “Sberbank CIB” and Sberbank.
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