Datum International Ltd
LSE : DATP

April 01, 2009 11:50 ET

PRIVATE PLACING

                                                                                                01/04/2009

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                                        DATUM INTERNATIONAL LIMITED
                                                     
                                           (PLUS-quoted (DATP))
                                                     
                                              PRIVATE PLACING


The  Board  of  Directors of Datum International Limited is pleased to announce that it has raised  £71,000
from  a  private  placing with the issue of 2,840,250 ordinary shares at a price of 2.5p per  share.  These
shares  were allotted to shareholders on 01 April 2009. Each new Ordinary Share will rank pari  passu  with
all the existing Ordinary Shares. Jonathan Wearing, Chairman, subscribed for 400,000 Ordinary Shares and is
now  interested in 1,922,400 shares representing 10.17% of the issued share capital and David Rose, Finance
Director, subscribed for 200,000 shares and is now interested in 300,000 shares representing 0.16%  of  the
issued  share  capital.  Following the Placing the Directors own 8,593,300  Ordinary  Shares,  representing
45.46% of the enlarged Ordinary Share capital.

 The proceeds of the Placing will be used to finance the further growth and development of the business. As
a result of the Placing there are now 18,903,350 Ordinary Shares of 1p each in issue.

The Directors of the Issuer accept responsibility for this announcement.

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ENQUIRIES:

DATUM INTERNATIONAL LIMITED                   TEL: 01438 347110
Les Paul, Chief Executive

ST HELEN'S CAPITAL PLC                        TEL: 020 7628 5582
Barry Hocken

www.datumplc.com


About Datum International

Datum  International  is  the author of the Enterprise Content Management (ECM) solution  KnowledgeWorker®.
KnowledgeWorker® is sold and supported internationally through a growing network of Distributors, OEM's and
Reseller  partners.  KnowledgeWorker® creates competitive advantage by enabling  Employees,  Customers  and
Suppliers  to  Collaborate  on  Information and to participate in managed and audited  Business  Processes.
KnowledgeWorker® empowers organisations to make sense of un-structured data and to deploy  the  information
directly  into their "front office" and "back office" processes. The system comprises of a fully integrated
suite of modules for Document Management (DMS), Scanning, Business Process Management (BPM), Collaboration,
Enterprise Search and "on-the-fly" Publishing to Web Sites, Intranets and Portals.



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