RNS Number : 5198M

Audioboom Group PLC

24 May 2022

Audioboom Group plc

("Audioboom", the "Group" or the "Company")

Director/PDMR Shareholding

Audioboom (AIM: BOOM), the leading global podcast company, announces that, on 23 May 2022, Michael Tobin OBE, non-executive Chairman of the Company, purchased 2,917 ordinary shares in the Company at an average price of 1344 pence per ordinary share.

Following this purchase, Michael Tobin holds 696,588 ordinary shares in the Company, representing approximately 4.3 per cent. of the Company's issued share capital.

The FCA notification in respect of the above, made in accordance with the requirements of the UK Market Abuse Regulation, is appended below.


Audioboom Group plc                         Tel: +44(0)20 3714 
Stuart Last, Chief Executive Officer 
 Brad Clarke, Chief Financial Officer 
finnCap Ltd (Nominated Adviser and Broker)  Tel: +44(0)20 7220 
Jonny Franklin-Adams/Abigail Kelly/Milesh 
 Hindocha (Corporate Finance) 
 Richard Chambers/Harriet Ward (ECM) 

About Audioboom

Audioboom Group plc ("Audioboom") is a global leader in podcasting - our shows are downloaded more than 126 million times each month by 34 million unique listeners around the world. Audioboom is ranked as the fourth largest podcast publisher in the US by Triton Digital.

Audioboom's ad-tech and monetisation platform underpins a scalable content business that provides commercial services for a premium network of 250 top tier podcasts, with key partners including 'Casefile True Crime' (US), 'Morbid' (US), 'True Crime Obsessed' (US), 'The Morning Toast' (US), 'No Such Thing As A Fish' (UK), and 'The Cycling Podcast' (UK).

Audioboom Studios is home to a slate of content developed and produced by Audioboom, including 'Dark Air with Terry Carnation', 'F1: Beyond The Grid', 'RELAX!', 'Covert', 'It's Happening with Snooki & Joey', 'Mafia', 'Huddled Masses' and 'What Makes A Killer'.

Audioboom operates internationally, with operations and global partnerships across North America, Europe, Asia and Australasia. The platform allows content to be distributed via Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Pandora, Amazon Music, Deezer, Google Podcasts, iHeartRadio, RadioPublic, Saavn, Stitcher, Facebook and Twitter as well as a partner's own websites and mobile apps.

For more information, visit audioboom.com.

Notification and public disclosure of transactions by persons discharging managerial responsibilities and persons closely associated with them

 1   Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities 
      / person closely associated 
a)   Name                        Michael Tobin 
2    Reason for the notification 
a)   Position/status             Non-Executive Chairman 
b)   Initial notification        Initial notification 
3    Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, 
      auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor 
a)   Name                        Audioboom Group plc 
b)   LEI                         213800QO681575J97813 
4    Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated 
      for (i) each type of instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; 
      (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where transactions 
      have been conducted 
a)   Description of the          Ordinary shares of no par value in 
      financial instrument,       Audioboom Group plc 
      type of instrument 
      Identification code         Identification code (ISIN) for Audioboom 
                                  Group plc ordinary shares: JE00BJYJFG60 
b)   Nature of the transaction   Purchase of shares 
c)   Price(s) and volume(s)      Price(s)  Volume(s) 
                                  1360p     709 
                                   1325p     727 
                                   1345p     1,481 
     Aggregated information 
      - Aggregated volume          - 2,917 
d)    - Price                      - 1344p 
e)   Date of the transaction     23 May 2022 
f)   Place of the transaction    London Stock Exchange, XLON 

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