Planet Payment Block Admission Six Monthly Return

LONG BEACH, N.Y., July 23, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Planet Payment, Inc. (Nasdaq:PLPM) (LSE:AIM:PPT), hereby provides the block admission return for the six month period ended July 22nd, 2013.

The below return shows the number of Common Shares of $0.01 each in the Company that have been issued during the six month period ended July 22nd, 2013, upon exercise of options and grants of restricted stock (which are subject to forfeiture) under the 2006 Equity Incentive Plan, the 2012 Equity Incentive Plan and the 2012 Employee Stock Purchase Plan. This announcement is made in accordance with AIM Company Rules and reflects the change in the issued and outstanding shares as at the date of the return, there has been no increase in the Company's fully diluted share count.

Block Admission Return

Date: 23 July 2013

Name of applicant: Planet Payment, Inc.
Name of scheme:
2006 Equity Incentive Plan, 2012 Equity Incentive Plan and 2012 Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Period of return: From: 23 January 2013 To: 22 July 2013
Balance of unallotted securities under scheme(s) from previous return: 9,571,801
Plus: The amount by which the block scheme(s) has been increased since the date of the last return (if any increase has been applied for): 0
Less: Number of securities issued/allotted under scheme(s) during period (see LR3.5.7G): 864,226
Equals: Balance under scheme(s) not yet issued/allotted at end of period: 8,707,575
Class of Securities issued under scheme Common Stock of $0.01 par value each
Total Number of Securities of Applicant issued as at the end of the period of this return.
54,568,179 issued and outstanding shares of Common Stock all of which are admitted on AIM under the ticker PPT

CONTACT: Enquiries: Planet Payment, Inc. Graham Arad, SVP General Counsel Tel: + 1 516 670 3200 Canaccord Genuity Ltd. (UK) (Nomad for Planet Payment) Simon Bridges and Andrew Chubb Tel +44 20 7523 8000Source:Planet Payment