Tingo Group Reschedules Second Quarter 2023 Results Conference Call and 10-Q Filing
MONTVALE, N.J., Aug. 09, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tingo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: TIO) (“Tingo” or the “Company”) announced today that it has briefly postponed its second quarter 2023 conference call and the filing of its Form 10-Q for the period ended June 30, 2023. This is to allow independent counsel, retained by Tingo’s independent directors, the additional time it requires to complete its independent review of the allegations made in the Hindenburg short-seller report.
Tingo’s independent directors believe it is in the best interest of both the Company and its shareholders for the independent directors to receive the report of the independent review ahead of the Company hosting its earnings call and issuing the Company’s results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2023.
The Company believes it can avoid any additional postponements by rescheduling its second quarter 2023 conference call for Monday August 21, 2023, at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time, at which time the Company will present its results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2023, and provide a business update. A press release detailing the results will be issued prior to the call.
A presentation will accompany the conference call, which can be viewed during the webcast or accessed via the investor relations section of the Company’s website here.
The conference call will be followed by a question-and-answer period. Questions will be accepted leading up to the call and can be submitted via email to TIO@mzgroup.us.
To access the call, please use the following information:
|Date:||Monday August 21, 2023|
|Time:||8:00 a.m. Eastern Time (5:00 a.m. Pacific Time)|
A telephone replay will be available approximately two hours after the call and will run through September 21, 2023, by dialing 1-844-512-2921 from the U.S., or 1-412-317-6671 from international locations and entering replay pin number: 13739698. The replay can also be viewed through the webcast link above and the presentation utilized during the call will be available in the company’s investor relations section here.
About Tingo Group
Tingo Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: TIO) is a global Fintech and Agri-Fintech group of companies with operations in Africa, Southeast Asia and the Middle East. Tingo Group’s wholly owned subsidiary, Tingo Mobile, is a leading Agri-Fintech company operating in Africa, with a comprehensive portfolio of innovative products, including a ‘device as a service’ smartphone and a value added service platform. As part of its globalization strategy, Tingo Mobile has recently begun to expand internationally and entered into trade partnerships that are contracted to increase the number of subscribed farmers from 9.3 million in 2022 to more than 32 million, providing them with access to services including, among others, the Nwassa ‘seed-to-sale’ marketplace platform, insurance, micro-finance, and mobile phone and data top-up. Tingo Group’s other Tingo business verticals include: TingoPay, a SuperApp in partnership with Visa, that is currently in beta version, offering a wide range of B2C and B2B services including payment services, an e-wallet, foreign exchange and merchant services; Tingo Foods, a food processing business that processes raw foods into finished products such as rice, groundnut oil, nut products, wheat, millet and maize; and Tingo DMCC, a commodity trading platform and agricultural commodities export business based out of the Dubai Multi Commodities Center. In addition to its Tingo business verticals, Tingo Group also holds and operates an insurance brokerage platform business in China; and Magpie Securities, a regulated finance services Fintech business operating out of Hong Kong and Singapore. For more information visit tingogroup.com.
The information in this news release includes certain information and statements about management and the Board's view of future events, expectations, plans and prospects that constitute forward looking statements. These statements are based upon assumptions that are subject to significant risks and uncertainties. Because of these risks and uncertainties and as a result of a variety of factors, the actual results, expectations, achievements or performance may differ materially from those anticipated and indicated by these forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements in this news release include, but are not limited to, the ability of the Company to implement certain corporate actions, the ability of the Company to complete its state of the art food processing facility, the ability of the Company to recognize the anticipated benefits from its PCX and AFAN partnership, the ability of the Company to execute on its Tingo DMCC export business, including the expansion of the Company’s business and its future growth, and the Company’s ability to complete the roll-out of additional processing facilities in the future. Any number of factors could cause actual results to differ materially from these forward-looking statements as well as future results. Although the Company believes that the expectations reflected in forward looking statements are reasonable, it can give no assurance that the expectations of any forward-looking statements will prove to be correct. Except as required by law, the Company disclaims any intention and assumes no obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements to reflect actual results, whether as a result of new information, future events, changes in assumptions, changes in factors affecting such forward-looking statements or otherwise.
Released August 9, 2023