Update on completion of acquisition of SK-NIC

Released : 19/10/2017 09:15

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CentralNic Group PLC
19 October 2017

Press Release

19 October 2017


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CentralNic Group plc 


("CentralNic" or "the Company" or "the Group") 



Update on completion of acquisition of SK-NIC 


CentralNic, the global software platform company supporting subscription web services including domain names, advises that, due to complexities in legal processes, its acquisition of the business and assets of SK-NIC, the manager of the exclusive country code top-level domain for Slovakia, .sk, is now expected to complete in November.  The acquisition was detailed in an announcement dated 25 August 2017. 


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For further information:  


CentralNic Group Plc


Ben Crawford (CEO) 

Don Baladasan, Chief Financial Officer 

+44 (0) 203 388 0600



Zeus Capital Limited - NOMAD and Joint Broker


Nick Cowles / Jamie Peel 

Corporate Finance 


John Goold / Alex Davies /Rupert Woolfenden 

Institutional Sales 

+44 (0) 161 831 1512

+44 (0) 207 829 5000



Peel Hunt LLP - Joint Broker


Edward Knight / Nick Prowting (Corporate)

Alastair Rae (Syndications)


+44 (0) 207 418 8900

Abchurch Communications

Corporate & Financial PR Advisers to CentralNic 


Julian Bosdet

Dylan Mark

Alejandra Campuzano 

+44 (0) 20 7469 4631

+44 (0) 20 7469 4633

+44 (0) 20 7469 4634





About CentralNic Group plc 

CentralNic (AIM: CNIC) is a London-based AIM-listed company which develops and manages software platforms allowing businesses globally to use the internet for their own websites and email, as well as protecting their brands online.  Its core growth strategy is identifying and acquiring cash-generative businesses with annuity revenue streams and exposure to emerging markets, and migrating them onto the CentralNic software and operating platforms. 


CentralNic operates globally with customers in over 200 countries.  It earns revenues from the worldwide sales of internet domain names and hosting on an annual subscription basis. 


For more information please visit: www.centralnic.com 


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