• Price (GBX)472.40
  • Today's Change-6.80 / -1.42%
  • Shares traded433.05k
  • 1 Year change-46.65%
  • Beta1.0194
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About the company

GB Group plc (GBG) is a United Kingdom-based company engaged in provision of identity data intelligence services. The Company develops and delivers digital identity, address verification, fraud prevention and compliance software. Its segments include Location, Identity and Fraud. GBG's location intelligence solution, Loqate, enables organization to verify customer addresses at the point of capture, reduce drop-out rates, cart abandonment and failed deliveries. Identity division provides biometric checks, document validation, and bank account validation. Its Fraud division is a customer-focused analytic hub interexchange data and information across vertical and department silos to reduce repeat financial and cybercrime incursions by fraudsters. Its digital risk management and intelligence platform unifies digital and data to provide an integration from cyber to fraud and compliance digital onboarding to transaction monitoring. Its products include Address Capture, Scannet and Instinct.

  • Revenue in GBP (TTM)242.48m
  • Net income in GBP15.26m
  • Incorporated1989
  • Employees1.28k
  • Location
    GB Group PLCThe FoundationHeronsway, Chester Business ParkCHESTER CH4 9GBUnited KingdomGBR
  • Phone+44 124 465 7333
  • Fax+44 124 468 0808
  • Websitehttps://www.gbgplc.com
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Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired companyDeal statusDateDate /
Deal status
GBG:LSE since
Verifi Identity Service LtdDeal completed01 Feb 202201 Feb 2022Deal completed-28.10%13.15m
Acuant IncDeal completed18 Nov 202118 Nov 2021Deal completed-46.50%736.00m
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Peer analysis

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Frontier Developments PLC102.90m14.10m612.64m584.0045.435.4815.886.040.34690.34692.582.880.6634--4.81176,193.509.0915.4610.3917.7665.8767.3213.7020.35--18.920.15920.0019.1933.5335.6472.00149.36--
Craneware plc96.31m7.51m639.54m370.0070.552.2329.256.330.2430.2433.087.700.3219--3.29260,309.702.5112.013.2618.7089.7093.807.7921.71--13.490.26161.245.728.68-23.354.0631.9311.61
888 Holdings PLC801.72m56.36m667.04m1.76k10.094.097.820.83890.14930.14932.120.36821.91--12.80454,490.8013.4210.6335.5527.2465.0674.957.036.60--79.290.155489.8315.3513.48509.735.9910.95-30.32
Team17 Group PLC90.51m23.74m701.03m314.0024.744.5719.807.240.18190.18190.69360.98520.64--5.28288,245.2016.7915.9919.7718.4150.2948.9626.2323.99--218.230.0180.009.0946.408.1862.6760.89--
Integrafin Holdings PLC127.47m51.64m866.08m543.0017.395.4416.337.040.15590.15590.38480.49830.0057--13.99234,745.900.23010.252323.111.0898.5397.1240.5139.97----0.023353.6715.2312.5912.3619.68-8.23--
Micro Focus International plc2.24bn-199.67m947.55m11.36k--0.45321.610.4382-0.595-0.56036.766.460.2756--4.30197,659.90-2.45---2.93--72.53---8.90----0.41230.6155---3.37--86.28------
Kape Technologies PLC188.68m19.09m999.54m850.0037.681.3821.085.220.07440.07440.75792.020.2263161.336.90221,981.102.293.353.114.5093.0890.4410.1211.100.26237.010.139912.1488.7432.48-21.34--38.15--
Bytes Technology Group PLC447.94m32.85m1.01bn773.0032.8022.1829.752.360.13430.13431.830.19861.89991.493.29579,478.6013.89--89.73--23.97--7.33--0.996671.820.0242--13.81--64.82------
Emis Group Plc168.23m29.08m1.18bn1.51k41.049.1825.657.050.45620.45622.642.040.863528.445.42111,555.7014.9212.5421.9819.1790.3489.8517.2814.161.64--0.04486.195.501.17-3.878.77-11.928.51
GB Group plc242.48m15.26m1.21bn1.28k68.661.5928.935.170.07240.07241.103.130.3065106.973.78190,031.301.933.442.224.1270.9172.506.298.890.86215.930.143238.9811.4022.62-43.217.26-4.9610.15
Plus500 Ltd587.90m254.07m1.64bn461.006.793.136.382.782.492.495.765.400.9961--29.451,275,264.0043.0575.9050.5787.6291.44--43.2249.66----0.009353.33-17.6316.99-37.8921.51-16.349.63
Kainos Group PLC302.63m35.77m1.68bn2.69k50.3916.5843.715.900.28560.28562.410.86791.63--4.77112,419.0019.2521.7535.2539.2446.3447.5311.8212.71--2,166.180.030363.4728.9529.37-9.6827.9848.2428.65
Data as of Aug 18 2022. Currency figures normalised to GB Group PLC's reporting currency: UK Pound GBX

Institutional shareholders

35.48%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Liontrust Investment Partners LLPas of 06 Jul 202213.31m5.28%
Octopus Investments Ltd.as of 23 Nov 202113.08m5.19%
Aegon Asset Management UK PLCas of 31 Mar 202112.66m5.03%
Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)as of 23 Nov 202110.89m4.32%
Abrdn Investment Management Ltd.as of 31 Mar 20217.89m3.13%
Swedbank Robur Fonder ABas of 29 Jun 20227.50m2.98%
Kabouter Management LLCas of 22 Dec 20217.46m2.96%
Ninety One UK Ltd.as of 01 May 20225.86m2.33%
Henderson Global Investors Ltd.as of 01 May 20225.41m2.15%
AXA Investment Managers UK Ltd.as of 31 Mar 20215.34m2.12%
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