FORM 6-K

 

 

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

 

FORM 6-K

 

 

REPORT OF A FOREIGN ISSUER

PURSUANT TO RULE 13A-16 OR 15D-16

OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

For October 2, 2014

 

 

QIWI plc

 

 

12-14 Kennedy Ave.

Kennedy Business Centre, 2nd Floor, Office 203

1087 Nicosia Cyprus

(Address of principal executive offices)

 

 

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Form 20-F  x            Form 40-F  ¨

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Exhibits

    
99.1    “QIWI Announces Resignation of Board Member” press release dated October 2, 2014


SIGNATURES

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:  

/s/ Alexander Karavaev

      Alexander Karavaev
      Chief Financial Officer
EX-99.1

Exhibit 99.1

 

LOGO

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 QIWI’s 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. QIWI’s 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.

 

Contact

Yakov Barinskiy

Head of Corporate Development

and Investor Relations

+7.499.709.0192

ir@qiwi.com

  

 

Varvara Kiseleva

Investor Relations

+7.499.709.0192

ir@qiwi.com