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REPORT OF A FOREIGN ISSUER
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For October 2, 2014
12-14 Kennedy Ave.
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1087 Nicosia Cyprus
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|99.1||QIWI Announces Resignation of Board Member press release dated October 2, 2014|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
|QIWI PLC (Registrant)|
|Date: October 2, 2014||By:|
|Chief Financial Officer|
QIWI Announces Resignation of Board Member
MOSCOW, October 2, 2014 QIWI plc, (Nasdaq:QIWI) (QIWI or the Company) announced today that on September 29, 2014 Matthew Hammond resigned as a member of the Board of Directors following the recent sale by Mail.ru Group Limited of shares in QIWI. Mr. Hammond has been a member of the Board of Directors of QIWI since 2011.
On behalf of our board of directors, I thank Matthew for his valuable service and contributions and wish him well in future endeavors, stated Boris Kim, Chairman of QIWIs Board of Directors.
About QIWI plc.
QIWI is a leading provider of next generation payment services in Russia and the CIS. It has an integrated proprietary network that enables payment services across physical, online and mobile channels. It has deployed over 15.8 million virtual wallets, over 171,000 kiosks and terminals, and enabled merchants to accept over RUB 50 billion cash and electronic payments monthly from over 70 million consumers using its network at least once a month. QIWIs consumers can use cash, stored value and other electronic payment methods to order and pay for goods and services across physical or online environments interchangeably.
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