Additional listing of shares
RNS Number: 0393L
Released: 16:24 13-Jul-2017
IG Group Holdings plc
13 July 2017
A listing application has today been made to the UK Listing Authority and The London Stock Exchange for the block listing of 1,400,000 ordinary shares of 0.005p each in the Company (the ‘Shares’) to be admitted to the premium listing section of the Official List of the UK Listing Authority and admitted to trading on the main market of the London Stock Exchange.
The Shares will be issued and allotted under the 2013 IG Long Term Incentive Plan and will rank equally in all respects with the existing issued ordinary shares of the Company.
Admission of the shares is expected on 18 July 2017.
For further information, please contact:
Head of Investor Relations and Corporate Affairs 020 7573 0026 firstname.lastname@example.org
Investor Relations 020 7573 0727 email@example.com
Neil Doyle / Ed Berry 020 3727 1141/1046
IG empowers informed, decisive, adventurous people to access opportunities in over 15,000 financial markets. With a strong focus on innovation and technology, the company puts client needs at the heart of everything it does.
IG's vision is to be a global leader in retail trading and investments. Established in 1974 as the world's first financial spread betting firm, it continued leading the way by launching the world's first online and iPhone trading services.
IG is now an award-winning, multi-platform trading company, the world's No.1 provider of CFDs* and a global leader in forex. It provides leveraged services with the option of limited-risk guarantees, and offers an execution-only share dealing service in the UK, Australia, Germany, France, Ireland, Austria and the Netherlands. IG has recently launched a range of affordable, fully managed investment portfolios, to provide a comprehensive offering to investors and active traders.
It is a member of the FTSE 250, with offices across Europe, including a Swiss bank, Africa, Asia-Pacific, the Middle East and the US, where it offers on-exchange limited risk derivatives via the Nadex brand.
*Based on revenue excluding FX (from published financial statements, October 2016).