DGAP-News: GUARDBOX SE: Going Public

2021. október 05., kedd, 08:05


/ Key word(s): IPO

GUARDBOX SE: Going Public

05.10.2021 / 08:05

The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

GuardBox SE goes public

Munich / Leoben, October 5th , 2021 - GuardBox SE (together with its subsidiaries "GuardBox"), a producer of lifestyle products in the areas of "mobile security & entertainment", is hereby listing its own shares on the open market of the Berlin stock exchange. The first trading day is Wednesday, October 6th , 2021. A total of 1,780,000 GuardBox SE bearer shares will be included in trading on the Berlin Stock Exchange.

The IPO includes a public offering of 100,000 ordinary bearer shares owned by shareholder Dr. Marinus Henricus Bouwman with a proportionate amount in the share capital of € 1.00.

The public offer is based on a securities prospectus in accordance with Article 15 of Regulation (EU) 2017/1129 and Annexes 1 and 11 of Regulation (EU) 2019/980 of the Commission of March 14th , 2019, which was approved by the Federal Financial Supervisory Authority ( "BaFin") was approved as the competent authority on June 30th , 2021.

This securities prospectus can be downloaded from the GuardBox SE website under the heading "Investor Relations".

The targeted gross issue proceeds from the sale of these shares are to be used as part of a shareholder loan, primarily for the production of the Guardmine, as well as to accelerate the growth strategy.

The Guardmine is a portable safe with the following features:

- Protection for valuables: The Guardmine is a portable, code-locked safe with alarm function and motion sensor. In addition, the location of the Guardmine can be tracked using the GPS signal emitted by the eSIM.

- Entertainment: The loudspeakers built into the Guardmine enable music to be played via streaming services such as Spotify.

- Energy supply: The power bank built into the Guardmine can supply other devices, such as a smartphone or tablet, with power.

- Monitoring function: The camera built into the Guardmine can monitor the room in which it is located and / or a person (e.g. baby) who is there.

"For us, the IPO is the next logical step to be able to achieve our goal of becoming the leading European provider in the field of "mobile security & entertainment", says Dr. Marinus Bouwman, Founder and Managing Director of GuardBox SE. "The IPO gives us direct access to investors with a focus on innovation and growth. We would like to use this in order to be able to serve the great demand for our products mostly from companies in the telecommunications and hotel industries. "

Great demand even before the official start of sales

The Guardmine"s Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign started on February 3rd , 2021. Here, the funding target was exceeded in the first three days. As part of the 30-day campaign, more than 500 Guardmines were sold to Austria, Germany, the USA, the UK and Asia.

Experienced management team

Dr. Marinus Bouwman, founder and managing director of GuardBox SE, has already successfully built up several start-ups in his career to date. One of these is "Omis Apfelstrudel", a trendy drink from Austria that has already achieved cult status with more than 3.5 million bottles sold and was sold to a major Chinese investor in 2017.

Key Data

Emittent GuardBox SE
Geschäftsführender Direktor Dr. Marinus Bouwman
Vorsitzender Verwaltungsrat Andreas Frhr. v. Zobel
Anzahl Aktien 1.780.000
Aktiengattung Inhaberaktien
Streubesitz > 25 Prozent
Börsenplatz Berlin
Webseite https://www.guardmine.de


Important appointments

GuardBox SE will present itself to institutional investors at the following capital market conferences in the coming weeks:

October 21st , 2021 Family Office Day, Vienna

December 8th , 2021 32nd MKK - Munich (2:30 p.m.)

In addition, road shows are planned in the following cities:

October 20th , 2021 Frankfurt am Main

October 26th , 2021 Zurich

Further dates can be found on the company"s website under "Investor Relations": https://www.guardmine.de

About the GuardBox SE

GuardBox SE (together with its subsidiaries "GuardBox") is a producer of lifestyle products in the areas of "mobile security & entertainment".

The current focus is on the development and marketing of Guardmine, a revolutionary, intelligent mobile safe that uniquely combines several digital technologies in one device: portable safe with GPS tracking, power bank, mobile loudspeaker and camera surveillance system.

GuardBox SE addresses both the B2C and B2B markets. Telecommunications companies and hotel groups in particular are showing great interest in white label solutions.

The business model consists of two strategies. On the one hand, the Guardmine itself is sold with a margin of over 50%. In addition, the lifetime value is increased by selling digital services via the company"s own online platform. This includes B. the activation of the integrated eSIM card for GPS tracking and video data transfer to the cloud. The digital platform also enables marketing space and digital products to be sold.

Investor Relations contakt:

Dr. Marinus Bouwman

Email: office@guardmine.de

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Emil-Riedel-Str. 21

80538 Munich

E-mail: office@guardmine.de
Internet: www.guardmine.de
EQS News ID: 1238179

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