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Sumo Group PLC - Block Listing Update

RNS Number : 8621P
Sumo Group PLC
19 June 2020

19 June 2020


Sumo Group plc

("Sumo Group" the "Group" or the "Company")




Sumo Group, the award-winning provider of creative and development services to the video games and entertainment industries, today makes the following notification pursuant to Schedule Six of the AIM Rules for Companies regarding its existing block admission arrangements in respect of The Sumo Group plc Long Term Incentive Plan (the "Scheme").


Name of Company

Sumo Group plc

Name of Scheme

The Sumo Group plc Long Term Incentive Plan

Period of Return (from / to)

19 December 2019 to 18 June 2020

Number and class of securities not issued at the start of the period under the scheme

430,039 ordinary shares

Number of securities issued under the scheme during the period

0 ordinary shares

Balance under the scheme of securities not yet issued at the end of the period

430,039 ordinary shares

Number and class of securities originally admitted and the date of admission

950,000 ordinary shares admitted on 19 June 2019

Name of contact and telephone number

Steven Webb - General Counsel & Company Secretary

Tel: +44 (0) 114 242 6766






Sumo Group plc
Carl Cavers, Chief Executive Officer

                Via Belvedere Communications

Tel: +44 (0) 7715 769 078

David Wilton, Chief Financial Officer

Zeus Capital Limited (Nominated Adviser & Joint Broker)

Nick Cowles / Richard Darlington / Andrew Jones

                            Tel: +44 (0) 161 831 1512

Ben Robertson / John Goold

                            Tel: +44 (0) 203 829 5000



Investec Corporate & Investment Banking (Joint Broker)

David Flin / Bruce Garrow

Tel: +44 (0) 207 597 5970



Belvedere Communications Limited


Cat Valentine ([email protected])

Tel: +44 (0) 7715 769 078

Keeley Clarke ([email protected])

Tel: +44 (0) 7967 816 525

Llew Angus ([email protected])

Tel: +44 (0) 7407 023 147



About Sumo Group - www.sumogroupplc.com


Sumo Group's businesses provide acclaimed development and design services to the video games and entertainment industries from studios in the UK, India, and Canada.

Sumo Digital, as the Group's primary business, is one of the UK's largest independent developers of AAA-rated video games, having studios in Sheffield, Newcastle, Nottingham, Leamington Spa, Warrington and Pune, India. The business has acquired three studios since IPO, which operate under their own names, BAFTA award-winning The Chinese Room in Brighton, Red Kite Games in Leeds and Lab42 in Leamington Spa. Sumo Digital provides turnkey and co-development solutions to a global blue-chip client base.

Atomhawk is a multi-award-winning visual design company, with studios in Newcastle and in Vancouver (Canada), servicing the games, film and visual effects industries.

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Quick facts: Sumo Group PLC

Price: 194.5

Market: AIM
Market Cap: £309.97 m

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