Aim Rule 26

Business Description

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Directors Names & Biographies

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Directors Responsibilities & Committees

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Country of Incorporation & Main Country of Operation

The Company is incorporated in England and Wales and its main country of operation is the United Kingdom.

Articles of Association

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Corporate Governance Code

The Company has taken steps to ensure that, where practicable for a Company of its size, the principals of good governance and code of best practice (the “Combined Code”) will be complied with.

Details of any other Exchanges or Trading Platforms

The Company’s shares are traded on the Alternative Investment Market (AIM), a sub-market of the London Stock Exchange and NEX Exchange. The Shares are not traded on any other exchange or market. The Company is subject to the UK City Code on Takeovers and Mergers.

Number of securities in issue

The Company currently has 3,757,924,490 Ordinary Shares of 0.01p each in issue.

The percentage of securities not in public hands is 8.55%
The percentage of securities in public hands is 75.57%

Details of any restrictions on the transfer of securities

There are no restrictions on the transfer of shares except for any restrictions imposed by virtue of compliance with the AIM rules.

Financial Information

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Advisers

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Significant Shareholders Information updated on 25/05/2017

NameShares%
JIM NOMINEES LIMITED Des:JARVIS405,391,003 10.8%
HARGREAVES LANSDOWN (NOMINEES) LIMITED Des:HLNOM382,122,057 10.2%
BARCLAYSHARE NOMINEES LIMITED348,340,412 9.3%
INVESTOR NOMINEES LIMITED Des:NOMINEE205,808,579 5.5%
TD DIRECT INVESTING NOMINEES (EUROPE) LIMITED Des:SMKTNOMS204,201,809 5.4%
HSDL NOMINEES LIMITED200,766,221 5.3%
HARGREAVES LANSDOWN (NOMINEES) LIMITED Des:15942168,527,753 4.5%
BEAUFORT NOMINEES LIMITED Des:SSLNOMS164,354,168 4.4%
SHARE NOMINEES LTD160,943,964 4.3%
ANDREW WILLIAM OLIVER160,000,0004.25%
JAMES CAPEL (NOMINEES) LIMITED Des:PC142,857,143 3.8%

Options, warrants and other instruments held by significant shareholders

Share options over the Company’s Ordinary Shares of 0.01p each have been granted to certain significant shareholders as set out below. There are no warrants or other instruments over the Company’s securities in issue.

The table below shows the details of the options granted:

NameNumber of options grantedExercise Price
Donald Strang10,000,0000.22p
Hamish Harris10,000,0000.22p
Other10,000,0000.22p

All of these options vest 02/04/15 and lapse on the 1/4/2020.

AIM Admission Document

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Takeovers and Mergers

The company is subject to the UK City Code on Takeovers and Mergers.

News notifications in the last 12 months

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