Press releases

16.11.2010

COMPLETION OF TRANSACTION

For immediate release

MAIL.RU GROUP LIMITED

(“Mail.ru Group” or the “Company”)

COMPLETION OF TRANSACTION

London / Moscow – MAIL.RU GROUP LIMITED (LSE: MAIL), the largest Internet company in the Russian-speaking world based on monthly unique users, is pleased to confirm that it has today completed the planned acquisition of a further 7.5% equity stake in vKontakte, Russia’s largest social networking site, and simultaneously the planned investment of new capital in the business and the acquisition of an option to acquire a further stake in vKontakte, as described in the Company’s prospectus.

The completion of this transaction brings Mail.ru Group’s total equity stake in vKontakte to 32.5%.

 

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London                      

+44 (0)20 7831 3113        

James Melville-Ross                                                   

Matt Dixon

        

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+7 495 795 06 23

Leonid Solovyev