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Key facts

  • Headquarters located at Claude Debussylaan 88, 1082 MD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market and Euronext Amsterdam under the symbol VEON
  • Shareholder Structure: 47.9% LetterOne, 14.6% Telenor, 8.3% The Stichting and 29.2% Free Float 
  • Shares Outstanding: 1,756,731,135
  • Securities Code Numbers: Registrar of Companies in Bermuda number 43271 and Dutch Trade Register number 34374835.

2017 Annual highlights

  • Supervisory Board approved final dividend of US 17 cents, totalling 2017 dividend to US 28 cents per share, representing approximately 22% year-on-year increase
  • Delivered on FY2017 targets for organic revenue growth and underlying equity free cash flow
  • Underlying EBITDA margin below target due to margin pressure in Russia, Algeria and Bangladesh
  • Generated strong underlying equity free cash flow of USD 1.1 billion, significantly ahead of guidance, up 31.4% year-on-year
  • Successfully repatriated USD 200 million from Uzbekistan enhancing the Group’s cash upstreaming capability
  • Strengthened spectrum portfolio through acquisition of 4G/LTE licenses in Ukraine and Bangladesh
  • 210m

    Total mobile customers


    FY2017 revenue

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