NFT Investments PLC - Notice of Cyber Security Incident
RNS Number : 4617M
NFT Investments PLC
12 January 2023
 

 12 January 2023

 

NFT Investments PLC

 

("NFT Investments" or the "Company")

 

Notice of Cyber Security Incident

 

NFT Investments (AQSE: NFT), an incubator specialising in the market for non-fungible tokens ("NFTs"), reports that it is currently managing a cyber security incident after discovering a fraudulent phishing attack from an unknown external source on 9 January 2023.

 

The attack resulted in the loss of USD 250,000 of the Company's assets, which represents less than 1% of NFT's current Net Asset Value. The Board has seen no evidence that the financial performance of the Company has been impaired.

 

On becoming aware of the attack, NFT immediately implemented its incident response plan and will commission a 3rd party report to investigate the circumstances of the incident. Separately, the Company is examining additional technical precautions in its systems and controls in order to prevent a similar event from occurring in the future.

 

The Company will inform the market if there are any notifiable changes to the situation.

 

This announcement contains information which, prior to its disclosure, was inside information as stipulated under Regulation 11 of the Market Abuse (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019/310 (as amended). Upon the publication of this announcement via a Regulatory Information Service, this inside information is now considered to be in the public domain.

The directors of NFT Investments accept responsibility for this announcement.

For further information please contact:

NFT Investments


Jon Bixby

Executive Chairman

via Tancredi +44 207 887 7633

 

 

First Sentinel Corporate Finance


Corporate Adviser

Brian Stockbridge

 

+44 7876 888 011

Tennyson Securities

 

Corporate Broker

Peter Krens

+44 207 186 9030

Tancredi Intelligent Communication

Media Relations


Gabriela Amaya Garcia

Charlie Hobbs

nftinvestments@tancredigroup.com

+44 7915 035 294

+44 7897 557 112

 

 

About NFT Investments:

NFT Investments PLC is an incubator specialising in the market for non-fungible tokens ("NFTs") and is the first ever NFT vehicle to list in a major jurisdiction worldwide. The Company invests in a diversified portfolio of NFTs, cryptocurrency, and/or in companies or funds which have exposure to NFT or blockchain technology. The Company's leadership team have an extensive track record in the cryptocurrency sector and previously founded Argo Blockchain PLC, a global crypto miner. NFT Investments is headquartered in London, UK and its shares are listed on the Aquis Stock Exchange Growth Market under the ticker symbol NFT. https://www.nftinvest.pro/

 

 

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