UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

FORM 6-K

 

Report of Foreign Private Issuer

Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16 of

the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

 

August 21, 2014

 

YANDEX N.V.

 

Schiphol Boulevard 165

1118 BG, Schiphol, the Netherlands.

Tel: +31 202 066 970

(Address, Including ZIP Code, and Telephone Number,

Including Area Code, of Registrant’s Principal Executive Offices)

 

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover of Form 20-F or Form 40-F.

 

Form 20-F  x    Form 40-F  o

 

Indicate by check mark if the registrant is submitting the Form 6-K in paper as permitted by Regulation S-T Rule 101(b)(1): o

 

Indicate by check mark if the registrant is submitting the Form 6-K in paper as permitted by Regulation S-T Rule 101(b)(7): o

 

 

 



 

On August 19, 2014, Yandex N.V. completed the previously announced acquisition of the Auto.ru group.  Furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Report on Form 6-K is a press release, dated August 20, 2014, announcing the closing of this transaction.

 

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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.

 

 

 

YANDEX N.V.

 

 

 

 

Date: August 21, 2014

By:

/S/ ALEXANDER SHULGIN

 

Alexander Shulgin

 

Chief Financial Officer

 

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INDEX TO EXHIBITS

 

99.1     Press release, dated August 20, 2014, announcing the closing of the acquisition of the Auto.ru group

 

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Exhibit 99.1

 

Yandex Announces Closing of Auto.ru Acquisition

 

Moscow and Amsterdam — August 20, 2014 — Yandex (NASDAQ: YNDX) today announced that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Auto.ru, one of the leading online auto classifieds businesses in Russia, for approximately US$175 million in cash.

 

Yandex will continue to develop the functionality of Auto.ru, which will remain available at its familiar web address, www.auto.ru.

 

About Yandex

 

Yandex (NASDAQ:YNDX) is one of the largest internet companies in Europe, providing a wide variety of search and other online services. Yandex’s mission is to help users solve their everyday problems by building people-centric products and services. Based on innovative technologies, the company provides the most relevant, locally tailored experience on all digital platforms and devices. Yandex is the leading search service in Russia and also serves Ukraine, Belarus and Kazakhstan and Turkey. More information about Yandex can be found at http://company.yandex.com.

 

Contacts:

 

Investor Relations

Greg Abovsky, Katya Zhukova

Phone: +7 495 974-35-38
E-mail: askIR@yandex-team.ru

 

Media Relations
Ochir Mandzhikov, Vladimir Isaev
Phone: +7 495 739-7000
E-mail: pr@yandex-team.com