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Elixirr International PLC
09 July 2020
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For immediate release
9 July 2020
ELIXIRR INTERNATIONAL PLC
("Elixirr", the "Company" or the "Group")
Admission to Trading on AIM
First Day of Dealings
Elixirr, an established, global award-winning challenger consultancy, is pleased to announce the admission of its entire issued and to be issued ordinary share capital to trading on the AIM Market of the London Stock Exchange. Admission will occur at 8.00 a.m. today, under the ticker "ELIX" and the ISIN GB00BLPHTX84.
The Company has successfully raised £20.0 million (before expenses) by way of an oversubscribed placing of 9,216,590 new Ordinary Shares with institutional and other investors at a price of 217 pence per Ordinary Share (the "Placing Price"). In addition, 2,304,148 existing Ordinary Shares have been placed on behalf of the Selling Shareholders at the Placing Price, raising gross proceeds of £5.0 million.
The Company's market capitalisation at the Placing Price on Admission is £98.1 million. finnCap is acting as Nominated Adviser and sole Broker to the Company.
The Company's AIM admission document is available to view on the Company's website: www.elixirr.com .
Stephen Newton, Chief Executive of Elixirr International plc commented:
"Listing on AIM today marks an incredible chapter in Elixirr's story. The vision I had for the firm in 2009 remains - to become a world-leading consultancy. Admission to the exchange will further support our reputation as the challenger consultancy and provide the capital to accelerate our integrated strategy, growing off the great platform we have created.
This huge achievement is a culmination of the exceptional work and partnership with our fantastic clients, our talented team and our trusted advisors.
Everyone within the business is looking forward to beginning our life as a public company which will see all Elixirr employees become shareholders to further align the business for continued success. "
For further Information please contact:
Elixirr International plc
Stephen Newton, CEO
Graham Busby, CFO
Public and Investor Relations contacts:
finnCap Ltd (Nominated Adviser & Sole Broker)
Christopher Raggett, Simon Hicks, Kate Bannatyne (Corporate Finance)
Andrew Burdis, Sunila De Silva (ECM)
+44 (0)20 7220 0500
About Elixirr International plc
Elixirr is an established global award-winning management consultancy, challenging the larger consultancies by delivering innovative and bespoke solutions to a repeat, globally-recognised client base.
Elixirr was founded in 2009, by Stephen Newton, Graham Busby, Ian Ferguson, Andy Curtis and Mark Goodyear, experienced business advisors who identified a market opportunity to provide bespoke, personal services as a 'challenger' to the traditional consultancy businesses in the market. Elixirr guides its clients to overcome challenges such as: future-proofing against technological disruption; development and roll-out of new propositions, products and services; incubating new businesses; navigating a more complex and multinational regulatory environment; and project management and implementation of major change programmes.
Capitalised terms used in the Company's AIM admission document dated 6 July 2020 have the same meanings in this announcement.
finnCap which is authorised and regulated in the United Kingdom by the Financial Conduct Authority is acting exclusively for the Company and no one else in connection with the Placing and Admission, and finnCap will not be responsible to anyone other than the Company for providing the protections afforded to its clients or for providing advice in relation to the Placing and Admission or any other matters referred to in this announcement.
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