July 2019 •
CIP Merchant Capital is pleased to announce its investment in Brave Bison Group plc (AIM: BBSN) (“Brave Bison”), a social video company quoted on AIM market of the London Stock Exchange. The Company has acquired, in aggregate, 36,332,550 ordinary shares of 0.1p each in Brave Bison, representing approximately 5.97 per cent. of Brave Bison’s issued share capital, for a total consideration of approximately £0.6 million.
In the year ended 31 December 2018, Brave Bison had revenues of £21.2 million, gross profit of £6.5 million, Adjusted EBITDA1 of £0.8 million, a net loss attributable to its shareholders of £71,000. As at 31 December 2018, Brave Bison had cash and cash equivalents of £5.4 million and net assets of £5.3 million. Currently, Brave Bison has a market capitalisation of approximately £11 million. The investment constitutes the Company’s sixth portfolio company.