Director/PDMR Shareholding

RNS Number : 1671K
AJ Bell PLC
30 December 2020

AJ Bell plc

("AJ Bell", the "Company")

Notification and public disclosure of transactions by persons discharging managerial responsibilities and persons closely associated with them

Further to the announcement earlier today about the sale of ordinary shares of £0.000125 each in the Company (Ordinary Shares) by Andy Bell, the chief executive officer, and Fergus Lyons, the AJ Bell Investcentre managing director, who are each a person discharging managerial responsibility in the Company
(PDMR), the Company announces that it has been notified of the below transactions (Transactions). 

(1)  The PDMRs who are named in column (1) of the below table sold the number of Ordinary Shares set alongside their respective names in column (2) of the below table on 30 December 2020
at a price of 460 pence per Ordinary Share.

(1)

(2)

PDMR

Number of Ordinary Shares sold

Andy Bell

3,624,994

Fergus Lyons

1,755,628

 

(2)  Following completion of the Transactions, each of the PDMRs named in column (1) of the below table is interested in the number of Ordinary Shares in the Company and percentage of the Company's issued share capital set alongside their respective names in columns (2) and (3) of the below table.

(1)

(2)

(3)

PDMR

Number of shares in which interested

% of issued share capital

Andy Bell

93,085,552

22.68%

Fergus Lyons

15,746,388

3.84%

 

The notifications below, made in accordance with the requirements of the EU Market Abuse Regulation, provide further details.

ENQUIRIES

AJ Bell  

·
Bruce Robinson, Company Secretary  +44 (0) 780 234 4859


 

 

Notification and public disclosure of transactions by persons discharging managerial responsibilities and persons closely associated with them

1

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated

a)

Name

Andrew James Bell

2

Reason for the notification

a)

Position/status

Chief Executive/PDMR

b)

Initial notification /Amendment

Initial Notification

3

Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor

a)

Name

AJ Bell plc

b)

Legal Entity Identifier

213800VNKA7DPWXWJJ36

4

Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where transactions have been conducted

a)

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

Identification code

Ordinary shares of £0.000125 each

 

 GB00BFZNLB60

b)

Nature of the transaction

Sale of Ordinary Shares

 

c)

Currency

GBP

d)

Price(s) and volume(s)

Price(s)

Volume(s)

460 pence

3,624,994

e)

Aggregated information

- Aggregated volume

- Aggregated Price

 

 

N/A single transaction

f)

Date of the transaction

30 December 2020

g)

Place of the transaction

London Stock Exchange

 

 

 

1

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated

a)

Name

Fergus John Lyons

2

Reason for the notification

a)

Position/status

AJ Bell Investcentre Managing Director/PDMR

b)

Initial notification /Amendment

Initial Notification

3

Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor

a)

Name

AJ Bell plc

b)

Legal Entity Identifier

213800VNKA7DPWXWJJ36

4

Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where transactions have been conducted

a)

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

Identification code

Ordinary shares of £0.000125 each

 

 GB00BFZNLB60

b)

Nature of the transaction

Sale of Ordinary Shares

c)

Currency

GBP

d)

Price(s) and volume(s)

Price(s)

Volume(s)

460 pence

1,755,628

e)

Aggregated information

- Aggregated volume

- Aggregated Price

 

 

N/A single transaction

f)

Date of the transaction

30 December 2020

g)

Place of the transaction

London Stock Exchange

Name of officer of issuer responsible for making notification: Bruce Robinson (Company Secretary)

Date of notification: 30 December 2020

 

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