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Director’s dealing

May 26, 2016

Minds + Machines Group Limited (AIM:MMX), the publicly quoted owner and operator of Internet top-level domains, announces it was informed on 26 May 2016 that on 25 May 2016, Guy Elliott, non-executive Chairman of the Company, acquired 300,000 ordinary shares at a price of 10.0p per ordinary share. As a...
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Minds + Machines hails .VIP launch

May 23, 2016

Minds + Machines Group Limited lauds .VIP launch with $3.2m in total billings within days of launch. A rush of Chineses businesses have made .VIP one of the most successful internet domain name launches yet. Click here to read more.


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CEO Toby Hall talks about .VIP record breaking launch

May 23, 2016

Toby Hall, CEO, reports on the record-breaking launch of the .vip top-level domain. Within 5 days of launch, registrations taken by the Company had reached 203,720. In terms of billings and orders received for .vip names, the combined total to date is US$3.2million. This is a major milestone for the...
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Minds + Machines Posts Strong Start

May 23, 2016

Minds + Machines Group Ltd on Monday said the .vip top-level domain experienced a successful start reaching 203,720 registrations from launch on May 17 to May 22, putting in the top 20 top-level domains within five days of launch. Click here to read more.


.vip launch update

May 23, 2016

Minds + Machines Group Limited (AIM:MMX), the top-level domain registry company, is pleased to report the record-breaking launch of its .vip top-level domain that entered General Availability at 1600hrs UTC on 17 May 2016. As of 1600hrs UTC on 22 May 2016, registrations taken by the Company had reached 203,720,...
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Dismissal of lawsuit

May 19, 2016

The Company is pleased to report that Fred Krueger and all other plaintiffs have dismissed their lawsuit against the Company and all other defendants, as initially reported in the Company’s RNS dated 26 February 2016, without prejudice, pursuant to a tolling agreement between the parties (the “Tolling Agreement”). The Company...
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OnlineDomain coverage: “.VIP Breaks All New gTLD Domain Registration Records”

May 18, 2016

OnlineDomain, a leading domain name investment blog, today published an article entitled “.VIP Breaks All New gTLD Domain Registration Records”. The blog’s editor in chief, Konstantinos Zournas, wrote, “.VIP broke several New gTLD domain registration records since its launch yesterday. It has been the fastest registered New Extension for the...
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DomainNameWire coverage: “.VIP breaks new TLD launch records”

May 18, 2016

On today’s launch day of MMX’s .VIP top-level domain, respected domain industry journal DomainNameWire published a post entitled “.VIP breaks new TLD launch records”. In the post, DomainNameWire’s editor in chief, Andrew Allemann writes, “.VIP has set new records for a top level domain name launch under the new TLD...
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New gTLD .VIP Sells Madly After Market Release

May 18, 2016

NiceNic(IISP.com) China’s largest online news media on Sohu, details .VIP Sunrise sales by Tencent, Apple, Google, Chanel, BMW as well as first 24 hours of .VIP GA sales as unprecedented. Click here to read about the great indicators of .VIP’s success and popularity in China.


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The new way to get .FIT

May 18, 2016

TechCrunch covers a piece of seemingly bizarre domain news out of the porn industry as PornHub launches a new fitness system (wearable + workout videos) called BangFit. As its name suggests, it helps you….to get fit. Click here to read more.


Grant of options

May 16, 2016

Minds + Machines Group Limited (AIM:MMX), the top-level domain registry company, announces that on 13 May 2016, awards of options (the “Options”) over ordinary shares of the Company (“Ordinary Shares”) were made to certain Directors of the Company. Details of the Awards are as follows: Name Number of options granted,...
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Settlement of Options

May 13, 2016

Minds + Machines Group Limited (AIM:MMX), the publicly quoted owner and operator of Internet top-level domains, announces that Antony Van Couvering, a former director of the Company, no longer holds any options in the Company. Mr Van Couvering previously held options in the Company as follows: Tranche Number of options...
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Director’s dealing

May 10, 2016

Minds + Machines Group Limited (AIM:MMX), the publicly quoted owner and operator of Internet top-level domains, announces it was informed on 8 May 2016 that on 6 May 2016, Guy Elliott, non-executive Chairman of the Company, acquired 100,000 ordinary shares at a price of 8.75p per ordinary share. As a...
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18 Reasons You Will Love .VIP

May 10, 2016

China’s largest state-owned economics paper Guangming details the 18 of the most important pieces of evidence for .VIP’s popularity in China. Click here to see all 18 points for why .VIP will be popular in China.


Directors’ dealing

May 6, 2016

Minds + Machines Group Limited (AIM:MMX), the publicly quoted owner and operator of Internet top-level domains, announces it was informed today that on 5 May 2016, Guy Elliott, non-executive Chairman of the Company, acquired 100,000 ordinary shares at a price of 8.50p per ordinary share. As a result, Guy Elliott...
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Director’s dealing

April 29, 2016

Minds + Machines Group Limited (AIM:MMX), the publicly quoted owner and operator of Internet top-level domains, announces it was informed today that on 29 April 2016, Toby Hall, CEO of the Company, acquired 250,000 ordinary shares at a price of 8p per ordinary share. As a result, Toby Hall is...
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Leaner, cleaner Minds + Machines

April 27, 2016

Minds + Machines Group Limited (LON:MMX) is on a much sounder financial footing after its recent restructuring. The company reported results for 2015 but much of the focus was on events this year that have seen the company slough off its loss-making registrar (domain name registration) activities and outsource the technical...
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Confirmation of CEO Appointment

April 27, 2016

Minds + Machines Group Limited (AIM:MMX), the top-level domain registry company, is pleased to confirm that the proposed appointment of Toby Hall as CEO and to the board as announced on 22 February 2016 was approved at the Company’s board meeting on 26 April 2016. Commenting on the changes to...
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Minds + Machines moves in to top 10 registries

April 11, 2016

Nominet announced last week they had come to an agreement with Minds + Machines (MMX) that will see the .uk registry become the registry for an additional 28 generic top level domains. It’s claimed to be the largest transition of gTLDs to date, a significant step forward for Nominet in the...
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Minds + Machines focuses on China

April 8, 2016

CEO Toby Hall discusses outsourcing of non-core areas of business and the company’s focus on China with Proactive Investors’ George Matlock.  


Change of Web Address

April 8, 2016

Minds + Machines Group Limited (LSE:MMX), the marketing-led registry company, is pleased to announce that the Group’s web address will change today to www.mmx.co. Toby Hall, CEO of MMX, commented: As part of the restructuring of the business announced earlier today, it is important that we present a clear and...
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Outsourcing Agreements

April 8, 2016

Minds + Machines Group Limited (LSE:MMX), the sales and marketing led registry group, is delighted to announce it has: reached an agreement for Nominet (“Nominet”) to take over the technical back-end registry functions for up to 28 top level domains within the Group’s portfolio; signed an agreement for Uniregistrar, Corp.,...
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Notice of Analyst Briefing

April 5, 2016

Further to the announcement of 22 February 2016, the directors of Minds + Machines Group Limited (LSE:MMX) announce that an analyst briefing will be held at 10.30am on 27 April 2016 at the offices of N+1 Singer, 1 Bartholomew Lane, London EC2N 2AX. Analysts who wish to attend should email...
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.london & .nyc start global #bestdotcity campaign

March 22, 2016

.London has joined forces with .NYC, the official web address for New York City, for a special social media campaign to help drive awareness of city-based Top Level Domain names. During the campaign each participating city will post unique facts about what makes their city great. Dot London are additionally...
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Minds + Machines is evolving as a business – new CEO

March 4, 2016

Toby Hall, the new chief executive of Minds + Machines (LON:MMX) says recent boardroom reshuffles reflect the company’s change of focus. Hall was formerly the chief marketing officer and is keen to emphasise “We’re not a technology business. We’re a sales and marketing business.”


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New Minds + Machines CEO Toby Hall – DNW Podcast

February 29, 2016

Last week Minds + Machines announced that it appointed Toby Hall as its new CEO, taking over for Antony Van Couvering. I invited Hall on the show today to discuss his background and what we should expect from Minds + Machines going forward.


Directors’ dealing

February 26, 2016

Minds + Machines Group Limited (AIM:MMX), the publicly quoted owner and operator of Internet top-level domains, announces it was informed on 26 February 2016 that on 25 February 2016, Guy Elliott, non-executive Chairman of the Company, acquired 620,000 ordinary shares at a price of 9p per ordinary share. As a...
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Notice of legal filing

February 26, 2016

The Company has been served with notice of an action pending in Los Angeles, California from its former Chairman, Fred Krueger. The lawsuit relates principally to 5,000,000 shares of the Company’s stock issued to him in 2007. The Company believes his claims are without merit and will respond accordingly.


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Minds + Machines group – Change of CEO

February 23, 2016

Minds + Machines Group today announces a new CEO with immediate effect. Toby Hall, previously CMO will become the new CEO. He discusses the change and what he will be focused on for the immediate period to drive the business forward.


Transaction in own shares

February 23, 2016

Minds + Machines Group Limited (AIM:MMX), the publicly quoted owner and operator of Internet top-level domains, announces that further to the announcements on 22 September 2015 and 2 February 2016 regarding the Company’s share buy-back programme, the Company on 22 February 2016 purchased for cancellation 33,000 ordinary shares, at a...
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Directorate Change and Notice of Results Update

February 22, 2016

Minds + Machines Group Limited (LSE:MMX), the publicly quoted owner and operator of Internet top-level domains, announces that Antony Van Couvering is no longer the Chief Executive Officer of the Company. Mr Van Couvering was removed from office with immediate effect by means of a unanimous resolution of directors passed...
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Directors’ dealing

February 8, 2016

Minds + Machines Group Limited (AIM:MMX), the publicly quoted owner and operator of Internet top-level domains, announces it was informed on 7 February 2016 that on 5 February 2016, Guy Elliott, non-executive Chairman of the Company, acquired 230,000 ordinary shares at a price of 8.41p per ordinary share. As a...
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Transaction in own shares

February 5, 2016

Minds + Machines Group Limited (AIM:MMX), the publicly quoted owner and operator of Internet top-level domains, announces that further to the announcements on 22 September 2015 and 2 February 2016 regarding the Company’s share buy-back programme, the Company on 4 February 2016 purchased for cancellation 6,600,000 ordinary shares, at a...
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