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Friday 16 October, 2020

Audioboom Group PLC

Director/PDMR Shareholding

RNS Number : 2661C
Audioboom Group PLC
16 October 2020


Audioboom Group plc

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


Director/PDMR Shareholding 

Audioboom (AIM: BOOM), the leading global podcast company, announces that on 15 October 2020, Michael Tobin OBE, non-executive Chairman of the Company, purchased a total of 5,000 ordinary shares in the Company at a price of 196 pence per ordinary share. Following this purchase, Michael Tobin holds 190,476 ordinary shares in the Company, representing approximately 1.36 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 EU Market Abuse Regulation, is appended below.


Audioboom Group plc

Tel: +44(0)300 303 3765

Stuart Last, Chief Executive Officer

Brad Clarke, Chief Financial Officer






Allenby Capital Limited (Nominated Adviser and Broker)

Tel: +44(0)20 3328 5656

David Hart /Alex Brearley/Asha Chotai (Corporate Finance)

Guy McDougall / Amrit Nahal (Equity Sales)






Walbrook PR Limited (PR & IR Advisers)

Tel: +44(0)20 7933 8780

Nick Rome/Tom Cooper

or [email protected]


About Audioboom

Audioboom is a global leader in podcasting - producing, distributing and monetizing premium audio content to millions of listeners around the world. Audioboom operates internationally, with operations and global partnerships across North America, Europe, Asia and Australia.

Audioboom provides technology and advertising services for a premium network of 250 top tier podcasts, with key partners including 'Casefile True Crime' (US), 'The Morning Toast' (US), 'No Such Thing As A Fish' (UK), 'The Cycling Podcast' (UK) and 'The Totally Football Show' (UK).

The Audioboom Originals Network is a slate of content produced by Audioboom including 'The 45th', 'Covert', 'It's Happening with Snooki & Joey', 'Mafia', 'Dead Man Talking' and 'Blank Check'.

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

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


Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated



Michael Tobin


Reason for the notification



Non-Executive Chairman


Initial notification /Amendment

Initial notification

Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor



Audioboom Group plc






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



Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument 

Identification code

Ordinary shares of no par value in Audioboom Group plc


Identification code (ISIN) for Audioboom Group plc ordinary shares: JE00BJYJFG60


Nature of the transaction

Purchase of shares


Price(s) and volume(s)







Aggregated information

- Aggregated volume

- Price




Date of the transaction

15 October 2020


Place of the transaction

London Stock Exchange, XLON


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