Restrictions on transactions in securities

Pursuant to the requirements of Council Regulation (EU) No 833/2014 of 31 July 2014 and Council Regulation (EU) No 960/2014 of 8 September 2014 (hereinafter referred to as the Regulations), there are restrictions (hereinafter referred to as the Sanctions) imposed on transactions in securities specified in the Regulations that are issued by the following Russian issuers or their affiliate companies:

Issuer* Date of securities issue Securities maturity period
SBERBANK from 01.08.2014 till 12.09.2014 above 90 days
after 12.09.2014 above 30 days
VTB BANK from 01.08.2014 till 12.09.2014 above 90 days
after 12.09.2014 above 30 days
GAZPROMBANK from 01.08.2014 till 12.09.2014 above 90 days
after 12.09.2014 above 30 days
VNESHECONOMBANK (VEB) from 01.08.2014 till 12.09.2014 above 90 days
after 12.09.2014 above 30 days

ROSSELKHOZBANK

from 01.08.2014 till 12.09.2014 above 90 days
after 12.09.2014 above 30 days
OPK OBORONPROM after 12.09.2014 above 30 days
UNITED AIRCRAFT CORPORATION after 12.09.2014 above 30 days
URALVAGONZAVOD after 12.09.2014 above 30 days
ROSNEFT after 12.09.2014 above 30 days
TRANSNEFT after 12.09.2014 above 30 days
GAZPROM NEFT after 12.09.2014 above 30 days

*information as at October 20, 2014

Before submitting an order for transactions (including orders for incoming transfer of securities)  in the securities of the abovementioned issuers (including orders via electronic platforms), it is necessary to make sure that the respective securities are not subject to the Sanctions.

The complete text of the Regulations and current list of the issuers are available at:
http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=OJ:JOL_2014_229_R_0001 and
http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=uriserv:OJ.L_.2014.271.01.0003.01.ENG.