28.05.2019: blockescence plc now included in the MSCI Germany Micro Cap Index

blockescence plc now included in the MSCI Germany Micro Cap Inde

Valetta, 28 May 2019: blockescence plc (WKN: MT0000580101; Symbol: BCK) today will be added to the MSCI Germany Micro Cap Index. The inclusion will take place one day prior to the Extraordinary General Meeting at which the company's name will be changed to "Media and Games Invest plc". The new name Media and Games Invest is intended to describe the operational focus of the strategic investment holding even more accurately.

Paul Echt, CFO of blockescence: "The inclusion in the MSCI Germany Micro Cap Index will take place at a time where our company is in the process of sharpening its profile by renaming itself to "Media and Games Invest" and thus gaining more attention among international investors as well".

About blockescence plc (future 'Media and Games Invest plc'):

blockescence (in future 'Media and Games Invest plc') is a strategic investment holding focusing on a 'buy, integrate, build & improve' strategy of fast-growing companies within the media and games market. The portfolio companies of blockescence grow through acquisitions as well as organically. Proven and new technologies are actively being used to create efficiency improvements and competitive advantages. The most important participation is the gamigo AG, a fast-growing company in the gaming and media sectors of which blockescence holds 38% of shares and 53% of voting rights. blockescence has its headquarters in Valletta (Malta), it holds subsidiaries in Switzerland and Germany, and it is listed on the Frankfurt stock market as well as XETRA.

Disclaimer
This release may contain certain forward-looking statements based on current assumptions and forecasts made by the management of blockescence or its affiliated companies. Various known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors could lead to material differences between the actual future results, financial situation, development or performance of blockescence and its affiliated companies and the estimates given here. Neither blockescence nor its affiliated companies assume any liability to update these forward-looking statements or to adapt them to future events or developments.

For further information, please contact:
edicto GmbH
Dr. Sönke Knop / Axel Mühlhaus 
Tel. +49(0) 69/905505-51
Email: gamigo@edicto.de

Issuer
blockescence plc
St. Christopher Street 168
Valletta VLT 1467
Malta

Email: info@blockescence.com
Website: www.blockescence.com

About Media and Games Invest SE

Media and Games Invest SE is a digital integrated games and media company with main operational presence in Europe and North America. The company combines organic growth with value-generating synergetic acquisitions, demonstrating continuous strong, profitable growth with a revenue CAGR of 45% over the last 6 years. Next to strong organic growth, the MGI Group has successfully acquired more than 30 companies and assets in the past 6 years. The acquired assets and companies are integrated and amongst others cloud technology is actively used to achieve efficiency gains and competitive advantages. The Company's shares are listed on Nasdaq First North Premier Growth Market in Stockholm and in the Scale segment of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange. The Company has a secured bond that is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm and on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange Open Market as well as an unsecured bond listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange Open Market.

 

The Company's certified advisor on Nasdaq First North Premier Growth Market is FNCA Sweden AB;  info@fnca.se, +46-8-528 00 399.

Media and Games Invest SE
St. Christopher Street 168
Valetta VLT 1467
Malta