RNS Number : 0852I
CIP Merchant Capital Ltd
06 August 2019

6 August 2019



("CIP Merchant Capital" or the "Company")


Further Investment in Brave Bison Group plc


CIP Merchant Capital is pleased to announce a further investment in Brave Bison Group plc (AIM: BBSN) ("Brave Bison"), a social video company quoted on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange.  The Company has acquired a further 7,500,000 ordinary shares of 0.1p each in Brave Bison ("Bison Shares") for a consideration of approximately £109k and now holds 43,832,550 Bison Shares, representing approximately 7.20 per cent. of Brave Bison's issued share capital.


In the year ended 31 December 2018, Brave Bison had revenues of £21.2 million, gross profit of £6.5 million, Adjusted EBITDA1 of £0.8 million, a net loss attributable to its shareholders of £71,000.  As at 30 June 2019, Brave Bison had cash and cash equivalents of £3.7 million and net assets of £4.3 million.


[1] Adjusted EBITDA is earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation and excludes restructuring costs and share-based payments


For further information, please contact:


Merchant Capital Manager Limited (Investment Manager)

Marco Fumagalli

Carlo Sgarbi


+41 91 225 25 60

Strand Hanson Limited (Financial & Nominated Adviser and Broker)

Richard Tulloch / James Bellman

+44 20 7409 3494


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