Eight Peaks Group PLC (LON:8PG)

Eight Peaks Group PLC (LON:8PG)

Share Price
2.25 p
-0.75 (-25.00 %)
Market Cap
£0.40 m
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Eight Peaks Group PLC

Access to Proactively Managed Asymmetric Opportunities with Potential for High Return.

Eight Peaks Makes Available to Public Company Investors Investment Opportunities That They Typically Might Not Have Allowing Them To Access and Unlock Private & Pre-Listing Opportunities Providing Potential for Substantial Oversized Returns.

Market: LSE:8PG
52-week High/Low: 46.77p / 1.59p
Sector: Investment Funds & Companies
Market Cap: £0.40 m
Website: 8pg.co
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Big Picture – A Deep Dive Examination of Eight Peaks Group PLC

Formerly known as Legendary Investment, the investment firm focuses on “near start up” and small companies in sectors that exhibit long term growth including energy, technology, and natural resources

Eight Peaks Group PLC Snapshot

Eight Peaks seeks out and invests in near start up and small companies that are in sectors exhibiting long term growth. The investments must have the potential and catalysts to generate asymmetric returns. Once invested, Eight Peaks assists the companies to realise their potentials. Returns are generated on exits, which can be IPOs or trade sales. Such opportunities are typically not available to private investors. An investment in Eight Peaks provides exposure to these opportunities.

Eight Peaks makes investments in all sectors including technology, energy and natural resources, specifically in businesses and opportunities with the potential for substantial asymmetric capital appreciation. The focus is primarily on high growth companies, although investments may be made in anticipation of receiving dividends.

Investments may be structured primarily using equity, although debt or derivatives may be used where appropriate. In cases in which leverage is used, it is expected to be limited to 100 percent of the gross asset value of Eight Peaks at the time of the investment. Dependent on the nature and size of the investments, Eight Peaks may take a passive or active role in the investments. Typically, investments will be held for between two and seven years, but may be held for other periods as appropriate.

Eight Peaks does not have an investment manager.

Virtual Stock Holdings Ltd

. Cloud based Saas business
. 7% holding
. Invested at value of 2m, latest investment at vaulation of 70m
.The business continues to gain new contracts and increase revenues
. Aim is to list, potentially on NASDAQ

IBS Corporation

. Private Banking services platform, based out of New Zealand
. 11% holding
. Invested at nominal value, latest investment at valuation of US$10m
. Has authorities to operate
. Huge potential across SE Asia and beyond

Dunraven Resources

. Exploration & Production company focused on North Africa & Middle East
. 2% holding
. Owns permit with 100m estimated barrels of oil
. Buy and build strategy. Aim is near term listing.

Crowd For Angels

. Inovative crowd funding platform
. 9.7% holding
. Has launched a Liquid Crypto Bond Issue & an Initial Coin Offering
. Ranked the UK's 3rd most visited crowd funding platform

Medgold Resources Corp

. Explortion company targeting gold-silver projects in under explored regions of Serbia
. Listed
. Non core holding

Amedeo Resources

. Listed
. Invests in energy and natural resources infrastructure

Zafar Karim, Executive Chairman

Zafar, Executive Chairman, brings almost three decades of investment banking and financial experience, including growing companies, turning around companies, restructurings, financial strategy and investment and risk management to Eight Peaks.

Zafar served as a board member and consultant for several companies, particularly in relation to their financial, investment and risk strategies. From 1994 to 2002, Zafar worked in the investment banking division of N M Rothschild. He started his career in 1990 with the investment banking division of Salomon Brothers.

Zafar successfully completed the Oxford Blockchain Strategy Programme, University of Oxford, UK. He also has an M.A. in economics from the University of Cambridge, UK.

Thomas Reuner, Executive Director

Thomas is an experienced strategy consultant. His deep understanding of the dynamics of the IT and telecommunications sectors comes from senior positions with IDC in Germany and with Gartner, NelsonHall and KPMG Consulting in the United Kingdom. Thomas’s expertise lies in investment research, evaluating and formulating business and IT strategy and analysing technology adoption.

Thomas has a PhD from the University of Göttingen in Germany.

Lord Nicholas Monson

Nicholas has significant experience as an investor relations adviser to listed companies in a range of sectors, including bio tech, engineering, natural resources, energy, technology and finance. His range of activities covers communications and helping to raise equity and debt.

He is also an author and has been a publisher, non-executive Chairman of a listed company and CEO of a charity.

Working together Zafar and Tom, with input from Nicholas, use their investment banking and management consultancy, contacts, experience and skills to source, make, grow and exit investments.

Substantial Shareholders
As at close 16 August 2018, substantial shareholders of the Company comprised the following:

Name % Ordinary Shares
Interactive investor Services Nominees Limited 7.9
Alcazar 1 Pte Ltd 7.1
Jim Nominees Limited 7.1
Crowd for Angels (UK) Limited 6.5
Trustees in the Bankruptcy of E Ahmed 5.9
Ronald Bruce Rowan 5.9
Beaufort Nominees Limited 5.2
Barclays Direct Investing Nominees Limited 4.6
Zafar Karim 4.1
HDSL Nominees Ltd 4.5
Lawshare Nominees Ltd 4.1
HSBC Client Holdings Nominee (UK) Limited 3.7


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E14 5AA
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