The Management Board of Aforti Holding S.A . based in Warsaw (the „Company”, „Issuer”), in reference to the ESPI Current Report 27/2021 dated May 24, 2021 regarding the completion of the third offering of shares in Aforti PLC’s private placement informs that today the Issuer has been informed by its subsidiary Aforti PLC, based in London, that it completed on 21.07.2021 the fourth offering round of new issue shares in its private placement.
The third round was attended by 13 individual investors who subscribed for a total of 139 579 Aforti PLC shares for £123 539 confirming a valuation of the company after paid-in capital of approximately £34.94 million.
Also, on 21 June 2021, the Issuer entered into agreements for the sale of AFORTI PLC shares with 5 individual investors, the aggregate value of which can be considered significant. Aforti Holding S.A. made a total sale of 453 262 Aforti PLC shares at a price of £0.87 per share.
Following the transaction Aforti Holding S.A. directly holds 30 882 168 shares in Aforti PLC (representing 80.44% of the share capital), whilst 179 individual investors hold 7 511 429 shares in Aforti PLC (representing 19.56% of the share capital) with a total value of £6 835 400.
The actions taken allow the continuation of activities carried out by a UK broker aimed at indirectly floating the Issuer’s subsidiary, Aforti Exchange S.A., headquartered in Warsaw, on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange and raising up to €5 million in a private placement, as well as raising an additional £4.5 million through an initial public offering on the LSE.
The offering of new issue shares in a private placement of Aforti PLC and the sale of Aforti PLC shares by the Issuer is connected with the next stage of activities aimed at further implementation of the strategy of the Issuer’s Capital Group.
Legal basis: Article 17 paragraph 1 of the MAR – confidential information