Notification of First Half 2010 Results Release, Analyst and Investor Conference Call
Globaltrans Investment PLC (“Globaltrans” or together with its consolidated subsidiaries the “Group”), (LSE ticker: GLTR) will announce its financial and operational results for the six months ended 30 June 2010 on Tuesday, 7 September 2010.
Release of financial and operational results will be accompanied by an analyst and investor conference call hosted by Sergey Maltsev, Chief Executive Officer and Alexander Shenets, Chief Financial Officer.
Date: Tuesday, 7 September 2010
Time: 14.00 UK time / 09.00 East coast time (EDT) / 17.00 Moscow time
To participate in the conference call, please dial one of the following numbers and ask to be put through to the “Globaltrans” call:
UK toll free: 0808 109 0700
International: +44 203 003 2666
As there will be simultaneous translation for the first part of the call (slide presentation), you should state whether you prefer to listen in English or Russian. During the Q&A session, all participants will hear both languages.
There will also be a webcast of the call, available at http://www.thomson-webcast.net/uk/dispatching/?event_id=1cf3b627b44927590feae5277ab5ed3e&portal_id=641254070dc9c544e92145163a01760e . Please note that this will be a listen-only facility.
The results announcement and consolidated financial statements will be distributed shortly after 07.00 UK time on Tuesday, 7 September 2010 and will also be made available on the Globaltrans website (www.globaltrans.com). The slide presentation will be distributed and made available at the Globaltrans website prior to the conference call.
Globaltrans Investor Relations
+357 25 503 153
NOTES TO EDITORS
Globaltrans (Globaltrans Investment PLC together with its subsidiaries - "Globaltrans" or "the Group") is the largest privately owned freight rail transportation group with operations in Russia by the size of owned rolling stock fleet (based on publicly available information) and the first and only such group to have an international listing.
Globaltrans Investment PLC is incorporated in Cyprus and has operating subsidiaries in Russia, Ukraine and Estonia. The Group provides freight rail transportation, railcar leasing, and certain ancillary services to more than 450 clients in Russia, the CIS countries and the Baltics.
As of the end of 2009 Group’s fleet of rolling stock owned and leased under finance and operating leases amounted to 37,217 units, including 18,846 rail tank cars, 17,821 gondola cars, 60 locomotives and 490 other railcars.
The Group’s freight rail turnover in 2009 amounted to 80.9 billion tonnes-km with 52.8 million tonnes of freight transported. In 2009 the Group’s Adjusted Revenue achieved USD 685.3 million with Adjusted EBITDA in amount of USD 284.5 million.
Globaltrans' global depositary receipts are listed on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange under the ticker GLTR since May 2008.
To learn more on Globaltrans, please visit www.globaltrans.com.
Some of the information in this announcement may contain projections or other forward-looking statements regarding future events or the future financial performance of Globaltrans. You can identify forward-looking statements by terms such as 'expect', 'believe', 'anticipate', 'estimate', 'intend', 'will', 'could', 'may' or 'might', the negative of such terms or other similar expressions. Globaltrans wishes to caution you that these statements are only predictions and that actual events or results may differ materially. Globaltrans does not intend to update these statements to reflect events and circumstances occurring after the date hereof or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events. Many factors could cause the actual results to differ materially from those contained in projections or forward-looking statements of Globaltrans, including, among others, general economic conditions, the competitive environment, risks associated with operating in Russia, rapid technological and market change in the industries Globaltrans operates in, as well as many other risks specifically related to Globaltrans and its operations.