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Friday 26 October, 2007

QXL Ricardo PLC

Notice of EGM

QXL Ricardo PLC
26 October 2007

26 October 2007

                        QXL ricardo plc (the 'Company')

                                 Notice of EGM

The Company announces that today it is sending a Notice of Meeting ('Notice') to
shareholders to convene an Extraordinary General Meeting ('EGM') for 11am on
Wednesday, 21 November 2007 at The Attenborough Suite, Millennium & Copthorne
Hotels at Chelsea Football Club, Stamford Bridge, Stamford Gate Entrance, Fulham
Road, London SW6 1HS.

The purpose of the meeting is to seek shareholder approval for a change of the
name of the Company to Tradus plc. The Company is not proposing any changes to
the names of the Group's operating brands. This proposed name change was
mentioned in the Company's Interim Results published on 18 October 2007 and
reasons for the change of name are set out in a letter from the Chairman of the
Company that accompanies the Notice.

Assuming shareholders approve the new name, the Company's 'ticker' symbol on the
London Stock Exchange is expected to change from 'QXL' to 'TRAD' with effect
from 8.00 am on 22 November 2007. The ISIN number for the Company's shares will
remain unchanged.

The Notice and the accompanying letter from the Chairman of the Company is
available online at

For further enquiries please contact:

QXL ricardo plc, tel: +44 (0)20 7384 6310

Alison Cabot, Investor Relations

Tom Parkinson, Company Secretary

Financial Dynamics, tel: +44 (0)20 7831 3113

James Melville-Ross, Juliet Clarke, Matt Dixon

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