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23 October 2008JSC «Synergy» has informed about the transfer of the amount of 1 billion rubles that is necessary for full execution of obligations under the offer to the account in JSCB «ROSBANK» that is the paying agent on issuing of 01 series bonds. The bidding deadline for redemption of these securities expired on October 22, 2008, and the Company expects that according to the current market situation all 100% of the issued bonds of 01 series will be reclaimed. Thereupon, according to the Company’s press release, «Synergia» has made a decision to reserve necessary funds in full beforehand.
23 October 2008On October, 22 the coupon payment under 01 series bonds of JSC «Synergia» (state register number 4-01-55052-Ĺ of April, 04, 2006) was made for the 5th coupon period. Placement owners were accrued the coupon income at a rate of 62.33 rbl. for a bond. The coupon interest rate is 12.5% annual. The total income due under bonds of the emitter is 62.33 million rubles.
23 October 2008According to the chairman of the OJSC «Synergia» board Alexander Mechetin, the financial crisis will lead to acceleration of the Russian alcohol market consolidation and to decrease in its premiumization rates.
22 October 2008According to press release of the Company, the Open Joint-Stock Company «Synergia», one of large manufacturers of alcoholic production in Russia, on Wednesday paid the fifth coupon profit on bonds of 1st series and transferred funds for full pursuance of the offer under this loan.
22 October 2008JSC «Synergia» expects that all 100% of the issued 01 series bonds will be offered to the repayment within the framework of the offer under the debut bonds on 1 billion rubles. It is said in the Company’s press release.
13 October 2008Open Joint-Stock Company «Synergia» RTS: SYNG, MICEX: SYNG, the Russia’s second manufacturer of vodka and other strong spirits informs that shipment of alcoholic production following the results of May of the current year was 865 thousand dekalitres.
13 October 2008Today JSC «Synergia» RTS:SYNG; MICEX:SYNG, one of the largest and fast-growing manufacturers of spirits in Russia, announced its financial results for 2007 prepared on the basis of IFRS. Financial reporting will also be published today.
13 October 2008JSC «Synergia» has taken the 31st position in TOP-50 rating of the most fast-growing Russian companies according to the business magazine «RBC», thus becoming the unique representative of the category «Spirits Manufacturer» that was shortlisted.
8 October 2008«Synergia» launches cognac production. Russian vodka Company «Synergia» has concretized its plans on cognac production. According to the chairman of the company’s board Alexander Mechetin, next year «Synergia» will spend USD 10 million on introduction of two cognac brands in the mass and low-premium segments. At that, it’s quite possible that the company will not be confined with cognac production on own facilities only and will sign the distilling contracts with other Russian companies. By 2012 «Synergia» plans to reach the annual production volume of cognac of 1 million dekalitres, which is one tenths from the current capacity of the Russian cognacs market.
1 October 2008The company financial statement says that the net profit of OJSC Synergia in the first half of 2008 (in accordance with the IFRS) increased by 49% and amounted to 567 million rubles. During the reporting period revenue of the company increased by 55% and amounted to 7.2 milliard rubles. EBITDA value increased by 51% up to 1.084 milliard rubles. Gross profit in the first half of 2008 increased by 81% as compared with the same period of 2007 and amounted to 2 milliard 581 million rubles, operating profit increased by 55% up to 966 million rubles.