Offer for 6PM Holdings plc unconditional as to acceptances

Published 19 January 2017

Idox plc (AIM: IDOX), a leading supplier of specialist information management solutions and services, is pleased to announce, further to the announcement on 14 December 2016 of the Company's voluntary public offer for 6PM Holdings plc (the "Offer"), that the Offer has become unconditional as to acceptances.

As of 19 January 2017, Idox had received valid acceptances of the Offer in respect of 19,504,635 6PM Shares (representing approximately 92.95% of the issued share capital of 6PM). Idox confirms that the Offer, which is conditional, inter alia, on a 90% acceptance threshold, has become unconditional as to acceptances. The Offer will remain open for acceptance by 6PM Shareholders until the Closing Date of 11.00 am on 24 January 2017. Further details of the acceptances received and the procedures to compulsorily acquire any 6PM Shares in respect of which acceptances have not been received, will be given following the Closing Date.

The issue and allotment of the Placing Shares is conditional on the Offer becoming unconditional. The expected timetable for completion of the Offer remains as follows:

Latest time for acceptances from 6PM Shareholders                     11.00 am on 24 January 2017
under the Offer

Latest time for satisfaction of all conditions under the Offer           11.00 am on 24 January 2017

Closing Date of the Offer                                                                11.00 am on 24 January 2017

Admission of the Placing Shares                                                     8.00 am on 26 January 2017

Where applicable, expected date for CREST accounts to be                           26 January 2017
credited in respect of Placing Shares in uncertificated form

Where applicable, expected date for posting of                week commencinig 30 January 2017
share certificates for Placing Shares in
certificated form

Admission of the Consideration Shares                                        8.00 am on 1 February 2017

Completion of the Offer and Settlement of the Offer                                       3 February 2017

Each of the times and dates refer to London time and are subject to change by the Company (with the agreement of N+1 Singer), in which case details of the new times and dates will be notified through a Regulatory Information Service. Capitalised terms used but not defined in this announcement shall have the meanings given to such terms in the circular published on 14 December 2016.

This announcement contains inside information for the purposes of Article 7 of EU Regulation 596/2014 ("MAR").

Idox plc                                                                                    +44 (0) 870 333 7101
Laurence Vaughan, Non-Executive Chairman
Andrew Riley, Chief Executive
Jane Mackie, Chief Financial Officer

N+1 Singer (NOMAD and Broker)                                       +44 (0) 20 7496 3000
Shaun Dobson
Liz Yong

MHP (Financial PR)                                                              +44 (0) 20 3128 8100
Reg Hoare
Andrew Leach
Charlie Barker

Information last updated: 23 May 2018
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