OJSC MAGNIT - Change of Share

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Krasnodar

July 3, 2014

OJSC "Magnit" Announces the Change of Share of the Entity under the Issuer's Control

Krasnodar, July 3, 2014: OJSC "Magnit", Russia's largest food retailer (the
"Company", the "Issuer", MICEX and LSE: MGNT), announces the change of share of
the entity which is under the Issuer's control.

Full company name and      joint-stock company "Tander"
address:
                           185, Levanevskogo street, Krasnodar, Russia

Taxpayer Id Number:        2310031475

Principal State            1022301598549
Registration Number:

Object of acquisition:     voting shares of the Issuer

July 1, 2014               Acquisition of shares

Amount of acquired shares: 8,000 shares (0.008460% of the total equity)

Basis for acquisition:     Sale and Purchase Agreements executed in the trading
                           of MICEX Stock Exchange

Amount of votes before     75,383 votes (0.079719% of the total number of votes)
acquisition:

Amount of votes after      83,383 votes (0.088179% of the total number of votes)
acquisition:

July 1, 2014               Disposal of shares

Amount of disposed shares: 3,443 shares (0.003641% of the total equity)

Basis for disposal:        Sale and Purchase Agreements executed in the trading
                           of MICEX Stock Exchange, Repurchase Agreement

Amount of votes before     83,383 votes (0.088179% of the total number of votes)
disposal:

Amount of votes after      79,940 votes (0.084538% of the total number of votes)
disposal:

July 2, 2014               Acquisition of shares

Amount of acquired shares: 6,237 shares (0.006596% of the total equity)

Basis for acquisition:     Sale and Purchase Agreements executed in the trading
                           of MICEX Stock Exchange, Repurchase Agreement

Amount of votes before     79,940 votes (0.084538% of the total number of votes)
acquisition:

Amount of votes after      86,177 votes (0.091133% of the total number of votes)
acquisition:

July 2, 2014               Disposal of shares

Amount of disposed shares: 3,104 shares (0.003283% of the total equity)

Basis for disposal:        Sale and Purchase Agreements executed in the trading
                           of MICEX Stock Exchange

Amount of votes before     86,177 votes (0.091133% of the total number of votes)
disposal:

Amount of votes after      83,073 votes (0.087851% of the total number of votes)
disposal:

For further information, please contact:

Timothy Post                            Director, Investor Relations
                                        Email: post@magnit.ru
                                        Office: +7-861-277-4554 x 17600
                                        Mobile: +7-961-511-7678
                                        Direct Line: +7-861-277-4562

Dina Svishcheva                         Deputy Director, Investor Relations
                                        Email: Chistyak@magnit.ru
                                        Office: +7-861-277-45-54 x 15101
                                        Mobile: +7-961-511-0202
                                        Direct Line: +7-861-277-4562

Company description:

Magnit is Russia's largest food retailer. Founded in 1994, the company is
headquartered in the southern Russian city of Krasnodar. As of March 31, 2014,
Magnit operated 23 distribution centers and over 8,200 stores (7,341
convenience, 215 hypermarkets, and 700 cosmetics) in more than 1,905 cities and
towns throughout 7 federal regions of the Russian Federation.

In accordance with the audited IFRS consolidated financial statements for 2013,
Magnit had revenues of $18,202 million USD and an EBITDA of $2,032 million USD.
Magnit's local shares are traded on the Moscow Stock Exchange (MICEX: MGNT) and
its GDRs on the London Stock Exchange (LSE: MGNT) and it has a credit rating
from Standard & Poor's of BB. Measured by market capitalization, Magnit is one
of the largest retailers in Europe.

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