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RNS Number : 5253L

Equatorial Palm Oil plc

13 January 2021

THIS ANNOUNCEMENT CONTAINS INSIDE INFORMATION FOR THE PURPOSES OF ARTICLE 7 OF EUREGULATION 596/2014 ("MAR"). UPON PUBLICATION OF THIS ANNOUNCEMENT, THIS INFORMATION IS NOW CONSIDERED TO BE IN THE PUBLIC DOMAIN.

13 January 2021

EQUATORIAL PALM OIL plc (to be renamed Capital Metals plc)

("EPO" or the "Company")

Change of Name; Total Voting Rights

Change of Name and Ticker

The Change of Name to Capital Metals plc has now been confirmed at the Registrar of Companies. The Company's ticker is expected to change from PAL to CMET with effect from 14 January 2021.

Total Voting Rights

Following readmission earlier today of the enlarged share capital following the reverse takeover of Capital Metals Limited, for the purposes of the Disclosure Guidance and Transparency Rules, the Company's total issued share capital consists of 172,188,875 ordinary shares of 0.2 pence each.

The above figure may be used by shareholders as the denominator for the calculations by which they will determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, the Company, under the Disclosure Guidance and Transparency Rules.

Change of Accounting reference date

As anticipated in the Company's Admission Document dated 23 December 2020, the accounting reference date for the Company has been changed to 31 March. The next set of financial results will be for the period ending 31 March 2021 which will be notified by 30 September 2021.

For further information, please visit www.capitalmetals.com or contact:

 
 Equatorial Palm Oil plc (to 
  be renamed Capital Metals plc) 
  Michael Frayne (Executive Chairman)               + 44 (0) 20 7317 6800 
 SPARK Advisory Partners (Nominated 
  Adviser) 
  Neil Baldwin                                      +44 (0) 20 3368 3554 
 Brandon Hill Capital Limited 
  (Broker) 
  Jonathan Evans/Oliver Stansfield                  +44 (0) 20 3463 5000 
 

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