Shore Capital acts as Sole Bookrunner on the placing for Arbuthnot Banking Group

Shore Capital is delighted to have acted as sole bookrunner for Arbuthnot Banking Group  PLC (“Arbuthnot”), on a secondary placing of shares in Secure Trust Bank PLC (“Secure Trust”). 


Arbuthnot sold, in an institutional placing, 1.05 million shares in Secure Trust – 5.7% of Secure Trust’s issued share capital – at a price of 1460p per share, raising gross proceeds of approximately £15.3 million and, following the placing, retains a 9.85% holding in Secure Trust.


For further information please contact:

Shore Capital: +44 (0) 20 7408 4090

Corporate Broking: Mark BrownMalachy McEntyreHenry Willcocks

Corporate Advisory: Hugh MorganDaniel Bush 


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Adele Gilbert: +44 (0)79 6622 4514


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