Mobile TeleSystems OJSC ("MTS") is the leading telecommunications group in Russia and the CIS, offering mobile and fixed voice, broadband, pay TV as well as content and entertainment services in one of the world's fastest growing regions. Including its subsidiaries, as of December 31, 2014, the Group serviced over 100 million mobile subscribers in Russia, Ukraine, Armenia, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and Belarus, a region that boasts a total population of more than 230 million. The Group’s fixed business, as of December 31, 2014, had a total of 12.541 million households passed and 7.062 million residential subscribers.
MTS has been listed on the New York Stock Exchange since July 2000 and trades under the ticker MBT. The Company’s shares have been listed locally on the Moscow Exchange since November 2003 under the symbol MTSI.
The free float of the Company’s shares is approximately 48.54%. MTS is 51.46% majority-owned by Sistema JSFC, the largest publicly-traded diversified holding company in Russia and the CIS.