16 July 2019
Sound Energy plc
("Sound Energy" or the "Company")
Issue of Equity and Total Voting Rights
Sound Energy, the Moroccan focused upstream gas company, announces that it has issued 40,915 new ordinary shares of 1 pence each in the Company ("Ordinary Shares") following the vesting of restricted stock units ("RSUs") previously awarded to a former employee of the Company.
Application has been made for the 40,915 new Ordinary Shares, which will rank pari passu with the Company's existing Ordinary shares, to be admitted to trading on AIM ("Admission"). Dealings in the new Ordinary Shares are expected to commence at 8.00 a.m. on 19 July 2019.
On Admission, the Company will have 1,079,611,239 Ordinary Shares in issue. No Ordinary Shares are held in treasury. The figure of 1,079,611,239 may be used by the Company's shareholders as the denominator in the calculations by which they will determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, the Company under the Financial Conduct Authority's Disclosure Guidance and Transparency Rules.
For further information please contact:
Vigo Communications - PR Adviser
Tel: 44 (0)20 7390 0230
James Parsons, Chief Executive Officer
JJ Traynor, Chief Financial Officer
Cenkos Securities - Nominated Adviser
Tel: 44 (0)20 7397 8900
RBC - Joint Broker
Tel: 44 (0)20 7653 4000
Macquarie Capital (Europe) Limited - Joint Broker
Tel: 44 (0)20 3031 2000