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Mission

blur’s unique cloud software and managed services platform provides a transparent, simple way of sourcing, managing and delivering services. Strategic sourcing, SOW creation, project management and payment processing become manageable through one single system. Leading multi-nationals including GE, Solvay, Argos and Danone trust blur's global marketplace of vetted service providers to buy everything from marketing to technology and professional services. Doing business better.


Growth

"Increasing numbers of buyers and suppliers of business services, both big and small, and from all parts of the world, are experiencing how the blur platform allows them to trade online and enjoy the advantages of speed, simplicity and security. The Company is focused on acquiring Enterprise Customers, more mature, loyal accounts with a higher propensity for repeat business. We are seeing our Enterprise Solutions resonating strongly in the Procurement community, and we are seeing Enterprise customers becoming repeat customers. We believe this strategy will best produce high quality revenue streams and best serve the business in the future."

Philip Letts, Founder & CEO


Board of Directors

In 2005, blur Group founder Philip Letts committed to building a b2b exchange, initially focused around the media and creative industries. Read More

Stock Information

AIM London Stock Exchange

This page contains regularly updated information on blur (Group) plc’s AIM securities and our most significant shareholders. blur (Group) plc is listed on LSE:AIM under .BLUR.

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Company Shareholdings

The Company has been notified, in accordance with the Disclosure and Transparency Rules, of the following shareholdings, including disclosable shareholdings representing 3% or more of the voting rights in the Company’s issued share capital.

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UK City Code

blur Group is subject to the UK City Code on Takeovers and Mergers.

Restrictions

There are no restrictions on the transfer of securities.

Company’s issued share capital

In accordance with the AIM Rules (Rules 26), in so far as the Company is aware, the percentage of the Company’s issued share capital that is not in public hands is 42.33%.

Number of securities in issue

The Company’s issued share capital consists of 47,092,851 ordinary shares with a nominal value of 1 pence each (“Ordinary Shares”), each share having equal voting rights.

Main Country of Operation

blur (Group) plc is incorporated in England (Registration Number 08188404) which is also its main country of operation.

Other exchanges or trading platforms

The Company is not listed on any other exchanges or trading platforms.




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Media presentations by blur Group management featuring video and audio insight into company news, trading updates, enterprise clients and projects kicked off. You can also subscribe to a feed of current and future audio events.

Governance

The Board has established an audit committee, remuneration committee and nominations committee, with formally delegated duties and responsibilities and written terms of reference. From time to time, separate committees may be set up by the Board to consider specific issues when the need arises.


Financial Calendar

31st December 2016
Year End

30th June 2016
Half Year End


Shareholdings

Number of AIM securities in issue - 47,092,851. Updated 19th August 2016.
There are no treasury shares. Updated 19th August 2016.
As far as the Company is aware, the percentage of AIM securities not in public hands is 42.97%. Updated 19th August 2016.

Director Shareholdings
Director Name Amount % Holding
Philip Letts 14,179,840 30.11%
Richard Bourne-Arton 432,381 0.92%
David Sheriff 72,600 0.15%
Robert Wirszycz 72,600 0.15%
Company Shareholdings over 3%
Shareholder Name Amount % Holding
J O Hambro Capital Management Ltd 5,476,556 11.63%
River and Mercantile Asset Management 4,292,693 9.12%
Majedie Asset Management Limited 4,269,048 9.07%
Hargreaves Lansdown 1,706,099 3.62%
Interactive Investor 1,577,014 3.35%

Frequently Asked Questions

What is blur's mission?

To get every business buying or selling services online

What is blur Group and what does it do?

blur is an international e-commerce company providing a better way for businesses to buy or sell services

What is blur's Unique Sales Proposition (USP)?

blur makes buying services online as easy as buying goods

What is blur's vision?

A world where every business buys or sells services online

What is blur's strapline

You buy everything else online. Why not business services?

Advisors

Below are contact details for all blur Group's advisors. Please not that any questions about your shareholdings should be addressed to the registrars. For all other enquiries please see our Contact Page

NOMAD & Broker
N+1 Singer
One Bartholomew Lane
London
EC2N 2AX, UK
+ 44 (0) 20 7496 3000

Lawyers
Taylor Wessing
5 New Street Square
London
EC4A 3TW, UK
+ 44 (0) 20 7300 7000

Auditors
KPMG
3 Longbridge Road
Plymouth
PL6 8LT, UK
+ 44 (0) 1752 632100

Registrars
Computershare
Bridgewater Road
Bristol
BS13 8AE, UK
+ 44 (0) 870 702 0003

Financial PR
Yellow Jersey PR Limited
Unit G014, Metal Box Factory
30 Great Guildford Street
Southwark, London
SE1 0HS, UK
+44 (0) 207 653 9850


AIM Rule 26

The information published is disclosed in accordance with Rule 26 of the AIM rules.
Last updated: 19th August, 2016

Description of the business - : See 2015 Annual Report

Names and biographies of the Directors: Company & Boards

Board responsibilities and committees: Company & Boards

Country of incorporation and operations: Stock Information

Constitutional documents: Click here

Share Capital: Shareholdings

Annual accounts: Click here

Announcements: Announcements

Most recent AIM Admission: Document

Corporate governance code: Governance

Subject to provisions: Stock Information

Details of Nominated Adviser: Advisers

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