Directors dealing

Forbidden Technologies plc, the AIM-quoted owner and developer of the market leading FORscene Cloud video platform, announces that on 27 March 2013, Phil Madden, Finance Director of the Company,
purchased a total of 36,260 ordinary shares in the Company at an average price of 27.31 pence per share. Following this purchase his holding is 257,638 shares, representing 0.30 per cent of the issued share capital of the Company.

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About Forbidden Technologies

Forbidden Technologies plc (AIM: FBT, www.forbidden.co.uk) floated in February 2000.

The Company develops and markets a powerful cloud video platform,
FORscene, which is used by broadcasters, in professional web video, in education and by consumers. FORscene is one of the worlds most advanced browser-based and mobile applications.

For more information, please visit www.forbidden.co.uk or contact:

Forbidden Technologies plc
Stephen Streater, CEO
Tel: +44 (0)20 8879 7245

Cenkos Securities plc, Nominated Adviser and Broker
Adrian Hargrave, Corporate Finance
Alex Aylen, Sales
Tel: +44 (0)20 7397 8900

Bishopsgate Communications
Nick Rome / Sam Allen/ Matthew Low
Tel: +44 (0)20 7562 3350
forbidden@bishopsgatecommunications.com