TechnologySoftware & Computer Services
  • Price (GBX)922.00
  • Today's Change6.50 / 0.71%
  • Shares traded157.41k
  • 1 Year change+27.88%
  • Beta0.8161
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About the company

GB Group plc (GBG) is a United Kingdom-based company, which provides global digital identity and location services. The Company's solutions help organizations to validate and verify the identity and location of their customers. 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. The 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. The Company’s 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 GBG Datacare, GBG Connexus.

  • Revenue in GBP (TTM)217.66m
  • Net income in GBP26.88m
  • Incorporated1989
  • Employees1.02k
  • Location
    GB Group PLCThe Foundation, Herons WayCHESTER 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
Hooyu LtdDeal completed07 Oct 202007 Oct 2020Deal completed28.23%5.15m
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Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
(5 yr avg)
Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
(5 yr avg)
Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
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(YOY change %)
(5 yr growth rate)
Net income
(YOY change %)
Net income
(5 yr growth rate)
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(5 yr growth rate)
(5 yr growth rate)
Emis Group Plc164.85m28.96m911.68m1.58k31.677.4919.615.530.45470.45472.591.920.852414.984.24104,399.6014.9411.7223.0718.1189.7190.0017.5313.191.39--0.049387.32-0.03390.45236.3646.11-7.568.58
Kape Technologies PLC88.93m21.59m943.96m360.0039.235.3826.0710.610.10740.10450.45030.78310.378144.3915.70247,,093.92--13.77--
Team17 Group PLC84.30m22.11m946.61m233.0042.698.1130.4811.230.16870.16870.64310.88770.6895--7.17361,811.2018.0814.8320.5516.9548.6449.0326.2222.61--8,964.330.0120.0034.2751.5432.0447.5230.29--
Frontier Developments PLC90.69m21.56m994.15m496.0047.408.7825.0310.960.53270.53272.242.880.5939--6.97--14.1215.4615.9317.7669.6367.3223.7720.35--27.240.1638--19.1933.5335.6472.00149.36--
Blue Prism Group PLC153.30m-60.40m1.13bn1.02k--10.24--7.36-0.6438-0.64381.631.140.6123--2.81152,537.30-24.13-47.21-47.58-128.4781.7489.72-39.40-65.74---8.430.026--46.0787.7513.15--51.81--
Bytes Technology Group PLC393.57m19.93m1.29bn685.0064.4577.1457.143.280.08370.08371.660.0699------574,553.30--------22.76--5.06--0.8031503.870.076--5.49---17.49------
Micro Focus International plc2.16bn-1.57bn1.30bn11.90k--0.637--0.6032-4.67-4.656.426.100.2717--4.37181,726.30-19.78---23.61--75.37---72.81----0.73880.6115---10.38---15,872.83------
Plus500 Ltd476.28m251.20m1.40bn500.005.733.235.532.942.422.424.594.290.9454--26.13952,559.3049.8691.6460.69106.0088.45--52.7449.68----0.013257.78146.1225.92229.6638.95-19.2424.28
888 Holdings PLC726.97m12.01m1.57bn1.67k139.3113.3941.872.160.03030.03031.950.31482.00--12.46435,573.603.3010.457.7226.0760.63--1.657.03--15.340.1692122.1951.6512.96-72.84-17.4618.0419.14
Integrafin Holdings PLC116.73m47.97m1.78bn492.0037.1612.1335.1915.270.14480.14480.35230.44340.0064--22.08237,258.100.26160.247921.180.600298.9797.7841.0938.14----0.032543.778.229.4810.6522.7835.36--
GB Group plc217.66m26.88m1.82bn1.02k68.334.9737.788.340.13490.13491.101.860.4325518.693.48212,557.605.344.526.485.5870.0973.4912.3510.100.950328.270.010733.499.3224.2857.5124.08-15.9725.21
Keywords Studios PLC374.33m26.26m2.35bn8.35k93.476.3846.036.270.33120.33124.724.850.8246--6.7544,813.255.774.707.036.0538.7437.507.004.98--7.230.08745.6814.4245.16115.0544.9954.01--
Kainos Group PLC234.69m39.60m2.45bn1.73k61.8627.8257.3910.440.32090.32091.900.71351.69--4.92136,054.5028.5022.9250.8140.6550.4148.3216.8713.05----0.039958.8631.2825.10113.3226.097.5129.08
Data as of Sep 17 2021. Currency figures normalised to GB Group PLC's reporting currency: UK Pound GBX

Institutional shareholders

41.30%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Aegon Asset Management UK PLCas of 31 Mar 202112.66m6.44%
Octopus Investments Ltd.as of 31 Mar 202112.44m6.33%
Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)as of 31 Mar 202110.89m5.55%
Standard Life Investments Ltd.as of 31 Mar 20217.89m4.01%
Swedbank Robur Fonder ABas of 31 Mar 20217.85m4.00%
Kabouter Management LLCas of 31 Mar 20217.64m3.89%
Liontrust Investments Ltd.as of 31 Mar 20217.13m3.63%
AXA Investment Managers UK Ltd.as of 31 Mar 20215.34m2.72%
Henderson Global Investors Ltd.as of 01 Aug 20214.76m2.42%
Herald Investment Management Ltd.as of 01 Aug 20214.53m2.31%
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Data from 31 Dec 2020 - 31 Aug 2021Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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