Director/PDMR Shareholding

RNS Number : 4916Z
AJ Bell PLC
10 January 2020
 

 

AJ Bell plc (Company)

Director/PDMR Transaction - Initial Notification

The Company announces that Louis Petherick, a person discharging managerial responsibility (PDMR) in the Company, has exercised options under the Company Share Option Plan to acquire 55,553 ordinary shares of £0.000125 each (Ordinary Shares) at an exercise price of £0.54 per Ordinary Share, with 7,319 Ordinary Shares being immediately sold at a price of £4.10 per Ordinary Share to pay the exercise price. Both transactions took place on 7 January 2020.

Following the above transactions the number of Ordinary Shares in which Louis Petherick has an interest increased to 213,340 Ordinary Shares, which represents approximately 0.052% of the issued share capital.

This announcement, including the notification below, is made in accordance with the requirements of the EU Market Abuse Regulation.

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

Louis Petherick

2

 

Reason for the notification

 

a)

 

Position/status  

Chief Risk Officer/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)

 

LEI  

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  

Ordinary Shares 


Identification code

GB00BFZNLB60

b)

 

Nature of the transaction  

Exercise of options under the Company Share Option Plan

c)

 

Price(s) and volume(s)

 

 

 

Price(s)

Volume(s)

 GBP 0.54

55,553

 

 d)

Aggregated information  

 


·      Aggregated volume  

Not applicable


·      Price  

Not applicable

e)

 

Date of the transaction

 

7 January 2020 

f)

 

Place of the transaction  

 

Outside a trading venue

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

Louis Petherick

2

 

Reason for the notification

 

a)

 

Position/status  

Chief Risk Officer/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)

 

LEI  

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  

Ordinary Shares 


Identification code

GB00BFZNLB60

b)

 

Nature of the transaction  

Sale of Ordinary Shares

c)

 

Price(s) and volume(s)

 

 

 

Price(s)

Volume(s)

 GBP 4.10

7,319

 

 d)

Aggregated information  

 


·      Aggregated volume  

Not applicable


·      Price  

Not applicable

e)

 

Date of the transaction

 

7 January 2020 

f)

 

Place of the transaction  

 

London Stock Exchange

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

Date of notification: 10 January 2020 


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