ETALON GROUP PLC (“Etalon Group” or the “Company”), one of Russia’s largest and longest-established residential real estate developers, announces that its annual general meeting of shareholders (“AGM”) will be held at 36 Agias Elenis str., Galaxias Building, Block B, 6th floor, office 602, 1061, Nicosia, Cyprus on Wednesday, 1st of December 2021, at 11 a.m. Cyprus time.
The following resolutions will be proposed at the AGM:
To receive and approve the Company’s Consolidated Financial Statements for the financial year ended 31 December 2020 together with the Reports of the Directors and Auditor thereon and the Company’s stand-alone Financial Statements for the financial year ended 31 December 2020 together with the Reports of the Directors and Auditor thereon, and to ratify actions taken for the submission of the Financial Statements by the Secretary with the Cyprus Registrar of Companies.
To approve the declaration and distribution of a final dividend for the year ended 31 December 2020 in the amount of RUB 9.39 per share, out of the Company’s divisible profits, in accordance with the recommendation of the board of directors of the Company, such dividend to be payable on the 16th of December 2021 to shareholders on record as at the 10th of December 2021. Payment will be made in US dollars at the Central Bank of the Russian Federation exchange rate fixed 3 business days before the date of payment.
To appoint DELOITTE LIMITED as auditor of the Company to hold office from the conclusion of this meeting until the conclusion of the next annual general meeting at which accounts are laid before the Company.
To authorise the Directors to set the auditor’s remuneration
The Notice of AGM and Form of Proxy were sent to shareholders on 26 October 2021, and copies of these documents have been submitted to the National Storage Mechanism and will shortly be available for inspection at https://data.fca.org.uk/#/nsm/nationalstoragemechanism. The Notice of Meeting is also available on the Etalon Group website at www.etalongroup.com
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About Etalon Group
Founded in 1987, Etalon Group is one of the largest development and construction companies in Russia. The Company focuses on middle class residential real estate in the Moscow and St Petersburg metropolitan areas. With a more than 30-year history, Etalon Group has one of the longest and most successful track records in the Russian real estate industry. Since its foundation, Etalon Group has delivered more than 7.5 million sqm of real estate.
Thanks to its integrated business model, Etalon Group is able to create added value for customers and shareholders at every stage of development, from land plot analysis and acquisition to the operation and maintenance of existing properties. Etalon Group employs over 4,600 people, and its nationwide sales and marketing network covers 59 Russian cities.
Etalon Group’s total assets comprise 20 projects under development, unsold inventory at completed residential complexes and commercial properties, with total unsold NSA of 2.8 million sqm, as well as a construction and maintenance division. Colliers International valued the Company’s total assets at RUB 204 billion as of 31 December 2020.
In 2020, Etalon Group’s new contract sales totalled 538 ths sqm, or RUB 79.9 billion. Deliveries in 2020 amounted to 540 ths sqm.
The Company’s revenue in 2020 amounted to RUB 78.7 billion, with EBITDA of RUB 12.6 billion.
Etalon Group’s GDRs have traded on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange since 20 April 2011 and on the Level 1 quotation list of Moscow Exchange since 31 January 2020 under the ticker ETLN.