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SQS Software Quality Systems AG
12 October 2017

12 October 2017


SQS Software Quality Systems AG

("SQS" or "the Company")


Additional Listing


The Company announces that 425,990 new ordinary shares of €1 each (the "New Shares") have been issued following the exercise of options under its share option plans and application has been made for the New Shares to be admitted to trading on AIM. The New Shares will rank pari passu with the existing ordinary shares. It is expected that admission will take place on or around 8.00 a.m. on 18 October 2017 ("Admission").


Following Admission, the total issued share capital of the Company will be 32,431,967 Ordinary Shares. The Company holds no Ordinary Shares in treasury. Therefore, the total number of voting rights in SQS will be 32,431,967. The above figure of 32,431,967 may be used by shareholders as the denominator for the calculations by which they will determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, SQS under the Financial Conduct Authority's Disclosure and Transparency Rules.




SQS Software Quality Systems AG

Tel. +49 (0) 2203 91 540

Diederik Vos, Chief Executive Officer


Rene Gawron, Chief Financial Officer



Numis Securities - Nomad and Joint Broker

Tel +44 (0) 20 7260 1000

Simon Willis / Jamie Lillywhite / Mark Lander




Stockdale Securities - Joint Broker

Tel. +44 (0) 20 7601 6100

Robert Finlay / Antonio Bossi / Fiona Conroy



FTI Consulting - Financial Media and Investor Relations

Tel. +44 (0)20 3727 1000

Matt Dixon / Dwight Burden

[email protected]



About SQS


SQS is the leading global provider of quality assurance services for digital business processes. This position stems from over 30 years of successful consultancy operations. SQS consultants provide solutions for all aspects of quality throughout the whole software product lifecycle driven by a standardised methodology, industrialised automation processes and deep domain knowledge in various industries. Headquartered in Cologne, Germany, the company now employs approximately 4,400 staff. SQS has offices in Germany, UK, US, Australia, Austria, Egypt, Finland, France, India, Ireland, Italy, Malaysia, the Netherlands, Norway, Singapore, South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland and UAE. In addition, SQS maintains a minority stake in a company in Portugal. In 2016, SQS generated revenues of €327.1 million

SQS is the first German company to have a primary listing on AIM, a market operated by the London Stock Exchange. In addition, SQS shares are also traded on the German Stock Exchange in Frankfurt am Main. 

With over 10,000 completed projects under its belt, SQS has a strong client base, including half of the DAX 30, nearly a third of the EURO STOXX 50 and 20 per cent of the FTSE 100 companies.  


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