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DJ AFH Financial Group Plc Exercise of Options

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RNS Number : 7994B

AFH Financial Group Plc

03 February 2020

3 February 2020

AFH Financial Group plc

("AFH" or the "Company")

(AIM: AFHP)

Exercise of Options

The Board of AFH, a leading financial planning led investment management firm, announces that application has been made for 42,828 new ordinary shares of 10 pence each in the Company (the "New Ordinary Shares") to be admitted to trading on AIM. 9,308 New Ordinary Shares have been issued and allotted pursuant to the exercise of share options under the AFH EMI Share Option Plan; 29,520 New Ordinary Shares have been issued and allotted pursuant to the exercise of share options under the AFH Financial Group Plc CSOP and 4,000 New Ordinary Shares have been issued and allotted pursuant to the exercise of share options under the AFH Financial Group Plc 2012 Contractors' Share Option Plan. The New Ordinary Shares will rank pari passu in all respects with the existing ordinary shares of the Company.

5,800 of the share options have an exercise price of GBP1.00, 2,660 of the share options have an exercise price of GBP1.505; 29,520 of the share options have an exercise price of GBP1.625; 4,848 of the share options have an exercise price of GBP1.65. The New Ordinary Shares are expected to be admitted to trading on AIM on 5 February 2020.

Following the issue of the New Ordinary Shares, the issued share capital of the Company will comprise 42,845,809 ordinary shares of 10 pence each. The Company retains 61,335 ordinary shares in treasury which do not carry any voting rights.

The total number of ordinary shares carrying voting rights in AFH is therefore 42,784,474. This figure will represent the total voting rights in the Company and 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 change to their interest in, or a change to their interest in the Company under the Financial Conduct Authority's Disclosure and Transparency Rules.

For further information please contact:

   AFH Financial Group PLC                                                               01527 577 775 

Alan Hudson, Chief Executive Officer

Paul Wright, Chief Financial Officer

   Liberum (Nominated Adviser and Joint Broker)                          020 3100 2000 

John Fishley / Richard Bootle / Euan Brown

Shore Capital (Joint Broker) 020 7408 4090

Hugh Morgan / Edward Mansfield / Daniel Bush

   Yellow Jersey PR Limited (Financial PR)                                      07748 843 871 

Felicity Winkles / Tim Thompson / Annabel Atkins

For the purposes of MAR and Article 2 of Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/1055, this announcement is being made on behalf of the Company by Paul Wright, Chief Financial Officer.

This information is provided by RNS, the news service of the London Stock Exchange. RNS is approved by the Financial Conduct Authority to act as a Primary Information Provider in the United Kingdom. Terms and conditions relating to the use and distribution of this information may apply. For further information, please contact rns@lseg.com or visit www.rns.com.

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DJ AFH Financial Group Plc Exercise of Options

TIDMAFHP TIDMAFHB

RNS Number : 7994B

AFH Financial Group Plc

03 February 2020

3 February 2020

AFH Financial Group plc

("AFH" or the "Company")

(AIM: AFHP)

Exercise of Options

The Board of AFH, a leading financial planning led investment management firm, announces that application has been made for 42,828 new ordinary shares of 10 pence each in the Company (the "New Ordinary Shares") to be admitted to trading on AIM. 9,308 New Ordinary Shares have been issued and allotted pursuant to the exercise of share options under the AFH EMI Share Option Plan; 29,520 New Ordinary Shares have been issued and allotted pursuant to the exercise of share options under the AFH Financial Group Plc CSOP and 4,000 New Ordinary Shares have been issued and allotted pursuant to the exercise of share options under the AFH Financial Group Plc 2012 Contractors' Share Option Plan. The New Ordinary Shares will rank pari passu in all respects with the existing ordinary shares of the Company.

5,800 of the share options have an exercise price of GBP1.00, 2,660 of the share options have an exercise price of GBP1.505; 29,520 of the share options have an exercise price of GBP1.625; 4,848 of the share options have an exercise price of GBP1.65. The New Ordinary Shares are expected to be admitted to trading on AIM on 5 February 2020.

Following the issue of the New Ordinary Shares, the issued share capital of the Company will comprise 42,845,809 ordinary shares of 10 pence each. The Company retains 61,335 ordinary shares in treasury which do not carry any voting rights.

The total number of ordinary shares carrying voting rights in AFH is therefore 42,784,474. This figure will represent the total voting rights in the Company and 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 change to their interest in, or a change to their interest in the Company under the Financial Conduct Authority's Disclosure and Transparency Rules.

For further information please contact:

   AFH Financial Group PLC                                                               01527 577 775 

Alan Hudson, Chief Executive Officer

Paul Wright, Chief Financial Officer

   Liberum (Nominated Adviser and Joint Broker)                          020 3100 2000 

John Fishley / Richard Bootle / Euan Brown

Shore Capital (Joint Broker) 020 7408 4090

Hugh Morgan / Edward Mansfield / Daniel Bush

   Yellow Jersey PR Limited (Financial PR)                                      07748 843 871 

Felicity Winkles / Tim Thompson / Annabel Atkins

For the purposes of MAR and Article 2 of Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/1055, this announcement is being made on behalf of the Company by Paul Wright, Chief Financial Officer.

This information is provided by RNS, the news service of the London Stock Exchange. RNS is approved by the Financial Conduct Authority to act as a Primary Information Provider in the United Kingdom. Terms and conditions relating to the use and distribution of this information may apply. For further information, please contact rns@lseg.com or visit www.rns.com.

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