RNS Number : 1866Z

Audioboom Group PLC

13 September 2022

Audioboom Group plc

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

Director/PDMR Shareholding

Audioboom (AIM: BOOM), the leading global podcast company, announces that, on 12 September, Michael Tobin OBE, non-executive Chairman of the Company, purchased 1,886 ordinary shares in the Company at a price of 500 pence per ordinary share.

Following this purchase, Michael Tobin holds 710,201 ordinary shares in the Company, representing approximately 4.4 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.


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About Audioboom

Audioboom is a global leader in podcasting - our shows are downloaded 130 million times each month by 34 million unique listeners around the world. Audioboom is ranked as the fifth 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 more than 8,000 podcasts, with key partners including 'Casefile True Crime' (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 produced by Audioboom including 'Devils in the Dark', '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 Australia. 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 
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 2    Reason for the notification 
 a)   Position/status             Non-Executive Chairman 
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 b)   Initial notification        Initial notification 
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 3    Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, 
       auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor 
 a)   Name                        Audioboom Group plc 
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 b)   LEI                         213800QO681575J97813 
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 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 
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 b)   Nature of the transaction   Purchase of shares 
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 c)   Price(s) and volume(s)       Price(s)   Volume(s) 
                                    500p       1,886 
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 d)   Aggregated information 
       - Aggregated volume 
       - Price 
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 e)   Date of the transaction     12 September 2022 
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 f)   Place of the transaction    London Stock Exchange, XLON 
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