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Business Overview

Financial highlights 2017

Year End: 31 Dec 2017

Business overview

CentralNic (AIM: CNIC) is the developer and operator of software platforms providing web presence services to customers in over 250 countries. CentralNic is a leading provider of tools required to create websites, use email, and secure business online. Headquartered in London, the Group generates revenue and income from the worldwide sale of internet domain names and hosting on an annual subscription basis.

Core business CentralNic supplied approximately 14 million domain names in 2018 over its proprietary software platforms to three customer groups.

Resellers Over 5,000 customers Includes some of the largest domain retailers in the world
Corporates Circa 200 customers Global companies with up to 50,000 domain names to protect their brands
Small and Home Businesses Over 250,000 customers Businesses in almost every country of the world requiring domain names for websites and email

CentralNic charges on a per domain name basis, with prices and margins differing depending on the domain name sold and on the customer type. Customer concentration is low with the largest customers representing only 4% of revenues.

Standalone Service – SK-NIC, Country Code TLD for Slovakia Acquired in late 2017 the SK-NIC business exclusively manages the ccTLD (.sk) for Slovakia. This is a standalone business using CentralNic’s core domain supply platforms, with exclusive rights to designating the Slovak language internet. The service provides c.389,000 domain names ending in .sk to 2,300 local retailers in Slovakia.

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