YOC AG decides on capital increase / private placement and debt financing lead to cash inflow of around EUR 1.0 million
Berlin, 19 April 2016, 16:31 – The Management Board and Supervisory Board of YOC AG (Frankfurt Stock Exchange, Prime Standard, ISIN DE0005932735) have today resolved to implement a capital increase from authorised capital against cash contributions in the amount of 180,505 new shares under the exclusion of subscription rights of existing shareholders. Within the framework of a private placement, all shares are to be placed with current and new investors at the issue price of EUR 2.77 per share. The investors also include Solventis Wertpapierhandelsbank GmbH. The gross issue proceeds from the capital increase will come to around EUR 0.5 million. The company’s capital stock will thereby increase by EUR 180,505.00 (equivalent to about 5.8 %), and will, after the entry of the capital increase in the commercial register, amount to EUR 3,292,978.00.
The new shares will be released for trading in the regulated market (Prime Standard) of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange without prospectus.
In addition, the company has agreed upon concomitant debt financing at standard market conditions, maturing end fourth quarter 2018, which will bring a further inflow of EUR 0.5 million for YOC AG.
The funds derived from the capital increase serve to strengthen equity and shall be used, together with the funds from debt financing, mainly for the further development of business, in particular the development of new products.
Further capital measures are not intended in the short and medium term.
Since its foundation in 2001, YOC has been a pioneer and market leader for mobile advertising, and is currently the leading independent provider of mobile advertising solutions within Europe. Thanks to its ground-breaking technologies such as Programmatic Media Trading and Programmatic Data Targeting, YOC enables advertisers to access specific target groups and make efficient use of their advertising budgets. YOC provides technical solutions and creative mobile advertising formats for optimised marketing of mobile advertising inventory. Already in 2012, YOC received the Mobile Gold Award from Cannes Lions for the YOC Mystery Ad format. Top international advertisers from all industries such as Microsoft, Google, Mercedes-Benz, Vodafone, Coca-Cola, Dior and Samsung work with YOC. The company has an impressive, high-quality mobile premium inventory comprising a portfolio of over 300 international publishers, with extensive coverage and guaranteed brand safety – both for branding and for performance goals. Through its technology platforms, YOC reaches mobile internet users worldwide. YOC has been listed in the Prime Standard on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange since 2009, and has offices in Berlin, Düsseldorf, London, Madrid, Warsaw and Vienna.
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