TechnologySoftware & Computer Services
  • Price (GBX)798.00
  • Today's Change-26.00 / -3.16%
  • Shares traded220.39k
  • 1 Year change+16.50%
  • Beta0.8034
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About the company

GB Group plc (GBG) is a global specialist in identity data intelligence. Its segments include Identity Proofing division and Identity Solutions division. The Identity Proofing division provides Identification (ID) Verification, ID Employ and Comply services and ID Fraud and Risk Management Services. It also includes the operations of ID Scan Biometrics Ltd, a provider of software that automates on-boarding of customers and employees by simplifying the identity verification and data capture process. Its Identity Solutions Division provides ID Registration, ID Engage, and ID Trace and Investigate services. The Company helps organizations make decisions about the customers they serve and the people they employ. It provides various business solutions that are focused on informing decisions about customers or employees in areas, such as employing people, registering identities, verifying identities, fighting fraud and locating people. Its products include GBG ID3global and GBG Datacare.

  • Revenue in GBP (TTM)208.31m
  • Net income in GBP23.10m
  • Incorporated1989
  • Employees1.05k
  • 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 completed10.99%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
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Frontier Developments PLC81.03m18.09m930.21m496.0052.829.6626.4711.480.44780.44782.012.450.6174--5.61163,364.9013.7815.1515.4517.5569.5467.2422.3218.02--30.290.19210.00-15.1427.30-11.6557.3635.95--
Team17 Group PLC70.18m18.86m943.98m173.0049.2910.1040.7213.450.14570.14570.54250.71070.7199--6.82405,635.8019.35--21.95--46.65--26.88------0.0164--43.04--130.72------
Bytes Technology Group PLC389.28m27.18m945.96m--34.7218.8431.712.430.11380.11381.630.2097----------------22.01--6.98--0.9893--0.0292--6.71--59.61------
888 Holdings PLC476.54m48.51m1.18bn1.41k24.538.1316.692.470.13020.13021.280.39271.42--12.53337,254.0014.4111.8333.1928.96----10.188.76--13.640.1427107.703.644.27-56.12-6.076.05-5.59
Blue Prism Group PLC141.40m-80.60m1.24bn1.01k--10.76--8.75-0.9208-0.92081.611.210.643--2.82140,696.50-36.65-47.21-82.92-128.4784.3089.72-57.00-65.74----0.0122--46.0787.7513.15--51.81--
Plus500 Ltd627.97m359.94m1.33bn349.003.853.373.682.123.383.385.923.871.86--75.87--106.7391.64117.55106.0059.99--57.3249.68----0.012347.79146.1225.92229.6638.95-19.2424.28
Kainos Group PLC199.05m28.31m1.57bn1.42k55.9521.6549.547.890.22880.22881.610.59131.71--4.94139,782.3024.3221.4940.0937.5849.9647.5114.2211.93----0.042654.2618.1724.089.5913.7154.93-18.61
GB Group plc208.31m23.10m1.62bn1.05k70.484.4835.767.760.11690.11691.051.840.4051299.544.14198,388.604.494.595.305.7971.3174.9711.099.591.0616.600.099527.0638.7428.2940.4128.87-7.93--
Integrafin Holdings PLC107.32m45.48m1.66bn509.0036.4911.7834.5415.470.13730.13730.32390.42530.0061--21.21--0.2580.246520.860.596895.8097.7842.3837.92----0.041444.058.229.4813.2922.7835.36--
Micro Focus International plc2.16bn-2.14bn1.75bn11.90k--0.7555--0.8102-6.37-6.366.436.910.235913,974.003.91181,461.80-23.38---27.23--76.72---99.12--0.86221.280.6034---10.38---15,872.83------
Keywords Studios PLC298.64m11.49m1.82bn7.42k146.336.1356.716.110.16760.16764.354.000.8849--6.5040,226.643.394.644.416.1636.8937.313.834.70--9.990.086612.0330.1754.33-32.7535.1860.97-9.01
Data as of Mar 05 2021. Currency figures normalised to GB Group PLC's reporting currency: UK Pound GBX

Institutional shareholders

44.12%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Octopus Investments Ltd.as of 03 Aug 202013.62m6.94%
Aegon Asset Management UK PLCas of 14 Jul 202013.54m6.90%
Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)as of 03 Jul 20209.90m5.05%
Standard Life Investments Ltd.as of 25 Jan 20219.34m4.76%
Ninety One UK Ltd.as of 31 Mar 20207.47m3.81%
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Ltd.as of 14 Feb 20196.84m3.49%
Canaccord Genuity Wealth Ltd.as of 31 Mar 20206.68m3.41%
Kabouter Management LLCas of 31 Mar 20206.61m3.37%
Hargreaves Lansdown Asset Management Ltd.as of 31 Mar 20206.36m3.24%
Henderson Global Investors Ltd.as of 31 Mar 20206.19m3.16%
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