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KR1 plc - Portfolio Update: Vo1t

22 May 2020

KR1 plc

("KR1" or the "Company")

Portfolio Update: Vo1t

(KR1:AQSE), a leading digital asset investment company, announces that Genesis Trading, a subsidiary of , has recently acquired (“Vo1t”). The Vo1t board of directors and a majority of Vo1t’s shareholders approved the deal terms, under which KR1 will receive a total consideration of for all shares held by KR1 in the Vo1t entity. This consideration will be paid in cash immediately following the closing of the deal, which is expected to take place today.KR1 plcDigital Currency GroupVo1t LtdUSD 243,712

Vo1t is a -based digital asset custodian that was seed funded by KR1 and which served as KR1’s main digital asset custody solution from the early stages of the Company. KR1 will evaluate Genesis Trading’s and Vo1t’s combined offering after their integrations are completed, but the Company will also explore alternatives in the digital asset custody sector.London

, Managing Director & Co-Founder of KR1 commented:George McDonaugh

“We’ve been on the journey alongside Vo1t since day one and are pleased for the team that their hard work and dedication has been recognised. It’s good to see equity deals go full circle to an exit in the crypto space. KR1’s focus remains on more liquid digital assets, where we are seeing great opportunities in current market conditions, both in newly forming projects as well as in the digital asset secondary markets.”

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AboutKR1 plc

KR1 is a leading digital asset investment company supporting early-stage decentralised and open-source blockchain projects. Founded in 2016 and publicly traded in (KR1:AQSE), KR1 has built a notable reputation for generating significant returns by investing in many key projects that are designed to power the decentralised platforms and protocols emerging to form new internet infrastructures.London


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