Using option + command + arrow down doesn't move it out of a group.

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In Illustrator

Select the item,

  • Then cut Ctrl/Command+X,

  • Deselect all with Ctrl/Command+Shift+A,

  • Then paste it in place with Ctrl/Command+F

In Sketch

Just replace deselect all with Esc and do a regular paste.

It may be one step more but it works and it's all key shortcuts :)

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