Media and Games Invest plc: Media and Games Invest - Corporate name change completed

Valletta, Malta, 17 June 2019 - The new corporate name of the former blockescence plc is Media and Games Invest plc or MGI, with immediate effect (Securities Identification Number WKN: MT0000580101; symbol: BCK). The corresponding change of the corporate name has been entered in the Maltese commercial register. At the extraordinary general meeting on 29 May 2019, the change of name of the company proposed by the Board of Directors to Media and Games Invest plc was unanimously adopted by the shareholders present. The new corporate name better reflects its focus. In the wake of the change of name, the stock exchange symbol will be changed from BCK to M8G.

Remco Westermann, CEO: "The change of name makes the company's positioning apparent to investors at first glance. We are pleased that our shareholders approved the proposed name change unanimously."

About Media and Games Invest plc, previously blockescence plc:

Media and Games Invest plc is a strategic investment holding company focusing on a 'buy, integrate, build & improve' strategy for fast-growing companies in the media and games markets. MGI's portfolio companies are growing through acquisitions and organic growth. New technologies are actively used to improve efficiency and create competitive advantages within the portfolio companies. A key criterion in complementing the portfolio are potential synergies between the investments. The most important investments are among others gamigo AG, a fast-growing company in the gaming and media sector, in which Media and Games Invest holds 38% of the shares and 53% of the voting rights, and Applift GmbH, a leading media company specializing in mobile advertising. Media and Games Invest has its headquarters in Valletta (Malta), has subsidiaries in Switzerland and Germany and is listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange and XETRA.

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Issuer
Media and Games Invest plc
St. Christopher Street 168
Valletta VLT 1467
Malta
E-mail: [email protected]
Web-Page: www.media-and-games-invest.com

About Media and Games Invest SE

Media and Games Invest SE (“MGI”) is an advertising software platform with strong first party games content. MGI’s main operational presence is in North America and Europe. The company combines organic growth with value-generating synergetic acquisitions, which has demonstrated continuous strong profitable growth with a revenue CAGR of 77% (2018 –2021). Next to strong organic growth, the MGI Group has successfully acquired more than 35 companies and assets in the past 6 years. The acquired assets and companies have been integrated and amongst others cloud technology is actively used to achieve efficiency gains and competitive advantages. MGI is registered as Societas Europaea in Malta (registration number SE 15) and its 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.

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