Regulatory News

Exercise of Share Options and Issue of Equity

19 April 2021

Equals (AIM:EQLS), the technology-led international payments group focused on the SME marketplace, announces that following the exercise of employee share options, application has been made for the admission of 138,889 new ordinary shares of 1 pence each to trading on AIM on 20 April 2021 ('Admission').

Following Admission, the Company will have 178,741,807 ordinary shares of 1 pence each in issue admitted to trading on AIM. The Company holds no shares in Treasury.  Accordingly, the figure of 178,741,807 may be used as the denominator for the calculations by which shareholders will determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, the Company under the FCA's Disclosure Guidance and Transparency Rules.



For more information, please contact:

Equals Group plc


Ian Strafford-Taylor, CEO

Richard Cooper, CFO

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7778 9308

Canaccord Genuity (Nominated Advisor / Broker)


Emma Gabriel / Bobbie Hilliam / Georgina McCooke

Alex Aylen (Sales)

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7523 8150

Buchanan (Financial Communications)


Henry Harrison-Topham / Steph Watson / Toto Berger

[email protected]

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7466 5000


Notes to Editors:

Equals Group is a technology-led international payments group augmented by highly personalised service for the payment needs of SME's whether these be FX, card payments or via Faster Payments. Founded in 2007, the Group listed on AIM in 2014 and currently employs around 250 staff across sites in London and Chester.  For more information, please visit