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Sumo Group PLC - Block Listing Update

RNS Number : 2731S
Sumo Group PLC
13 July 2020

13 July 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 Share Incentive Plan (the "Scheme").


Name of Company

Sumo Group plc

Name of Scheme

The Sumo Group plc Share Incentive Plan

Period of Return (from / to)

12 January 2020 to 11 July 2020

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

191,144 ordinary shares

Number of securities issued under the scheme during the period

7,462 ordinary shares

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

183,682 ordinary shares

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

300,000 ordinary shares admitted on 12 July 2018

Name of contact and telephone number

Steven Webb - General Counsel & Company Secretary

Tel: +44 (0) 114 242 6766







Sumo Group plc

Via Belvedere Communications

Carl Cavers, Chief Executive Officer

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

Tel: +44 (0) 7715 769 078

Keeley Clarke

Tel: +44 (0) 7967 816 525

Llew Angus

Tel: +44 (0) 7407 023 147


[email protected]


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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