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Crossword Cybersec - Exercise of options

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Crossword Cybersecurity PLC
24 April 2019

24 April 2019


Crossword Cybersecurity plc

Exercise of options

Crossword Cybersecurity plc (AIM: CCS, "Crossword", the "Company" or the "Group"), the cyber security technology commercialisation company, has received notices exercising options to acquire 166 ordinary shares of 5p each ("Ordinary Shares") at a price of £1.90 pence per Ordinary Share and 166 ordinary shares of 5p each ("Ordinary Shares") at a price of £2.80 pence per Ordinary Share.

Settlement and dealings

Application will be made for the admission of 332 Ordinary Shares, pursuant to the option exercise, which rank pari passu with the Company's existing issued Ordinary Shares, to be admitted to trading on AIM. Dealings on AIM are expected to commence at 8:00am on or around 29 April 2019 ("Admission").

Total Voting Rights

For the purposes of the Financial Conduct Authority's Disclosure Guidance and Transparency Rules ("DTRs"), following Admission, Crossword will have 4,680,728 Ordinary Shares in issue with voting rights attached. Crossword holds no shares in treasury. This figure of 4,680,728 may be used by shareholders in the Company as the denominator for the calculations by which they will determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in the Company, under the DTRs.

The information contained within this announcement is deemed to constitute inside information as stipulated under the Market Abuse Regulations (EU) No. 596/2014. Upon the publication of this announcement, this inside information is now considered to be in the public domain.


Crossword Cybersecurity plc

Tel: +44 (0) 20 3953 8460

Email: [email protected]

Tom Ilube, Chief Executive Officer


Mary Dowd, Finance Director





Grant Thornton (Nominated Adviser)

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7383 5100

Colin Aaronson / Jamie Barklem / Niall McDonald




Hybridan LLP (Broker)

Tel: +44 (0)203 764 2341

Claire Louise Noyce



About Crossword Cybersecurity plc

Crossword Cybersecurity plc focuses on the development and commercialisation of university research-based cyber security related software and cyber security consulting.  The Group's specialist cyber security product development and software engineering teams work with its university partners to develop the research concept into a fully-fledged commercial product that it will then take to market. The Group's aim is to build up a portfolio of revenue generating, intellectual property based, cyber security products. Rizikon Assurance, Crossword's first product, is a SaaS platform that enables medium to large companies to assess the cyber maturity and GDPR readiness of their suppliers. Crossword's team of expert cyber security consultants leverages years of experience in national security, defence and commercial cyber intelligence and operations to provide bespoke advice tailored to its clients' business needs.  

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Price: 305

Market: AIM
Market Cap: £15.65 m

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