|Type of shares||Ordinary shares||Preference shares|
|Date of issue
||November 10, 1993||November 10, 1993|
|Outstanding shares||3,282,997,929 *||209,565,147†**|
|Nominal value (RUB)||0.0025||0.0025|
* The number of outstanding ordinary shares resulted from:
- the conversion of Svyazinvest ordinary shares into additional 1,071,502,300 Rostelecom ordinary shares, and the cancellation of 1,345,556,268 Rostelecom ordinary shares, which previously belonged to Svyazinvest on October 1, 2013;
- the cancellation of 94,289,347 Rostelecom ordinary shares on October 1, 2015.
**†The number of outstanding preference shares resulted from:
- the cancellation of 33,266,322 Rostelecom preference shares on October 1, 2015.