Meten Holding Group Ltd. Regains Compliance with Nasdaq Minimum Bid Price Requirement
SHENZHEN, China, May 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Meten Holding Group Ltd. ("Meten Holding Group" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: METX), an omnichannel training company headquartered in China providing language and workplace training services and actively developing metaverse, blockchain and cryptocurrency mining businesses, today announced that it received a letter from the Listing Qualifications Department of the Nasdaq Stock Market LLC ("Nasdaq") on May 20, 2022, notifying the Company that it has regained compliance with the Nasdaq's minimum bid price requirement and the matter is closed.
On July 7, 2021, the Company was first notified by Nasdaq its failure to maintain a minimum bid price of $1.00 per share for 30 consecutive business days under Nasdaq Listing Rules 5550(a)(2) and 5810(c)(3)(A), and was given its first 180-day extension, or until January 3, 2022 to regain compliance. On January 5, 2022, the Company received a second 180-day extension from Nasdaq or until July 5, 2022 to regain compliance. Effective May 4, 2022, the Company effected a 1-for-30 reverse stock split, which was reflected with Nasdaq and in the marketplace at the opening of business on May 6, 2022.
The letter the Company received from Nasdaq on May 20, 2022 noted that as of May 19, 2022, the Company evidenced a closing bid price of its ordinary shares at or greater than the $1.00 per share minimum requirement for the last 10 consecutive business days, from May 6, 2022 through May 19, 2022. Nasdaq stated that accordingly, Meten Holding Group has regained compliance with Nasdaq Listing Rule 5550(a)(2).
About Meten Holding Group Ltd.
Meten Holding Group Ltd., formerly known as Meten EdtechX Education Group Ltd., is an omnichannel training company headquartered in China providing language and workplace training services. In addtion to its training services, Meten Holding Group actively develops metaverse, blockchain and cryptocurrency mining businesses to align with its future business development strategy. Meten Holding Group is committed to developing blockchain related businesses in North America, including cryptocurrency mining, mining farm construction, and mining pool and data center operation. Meten Holding Group actively explores metaverse business, such as Metaverse vocational education courses, with its competitive advantages and technology.
For more information, please visit: https://investor.metenedu-edtechx.com.
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