REG-Ashmore Group Plc Director/PDMR Shareholding

Released : 22/12/2006

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RNS Number:5745O 
Ashmore Group PLC 
22 December 2006 
 
NOTIFICATION OF TRANSACTIONS OF DIRECTORS, PERSONS DISCHARGING MANAGERIAL 
 
RESPONSIBILITY OR CONNECTED PERSONS 
 
 
 
This form is intended for use by an issuer to make a RIS notification required 
 
by DR 3.1.4R(1). 
 
 
 
 (1) An issuer making a notification in respect of a transaction relating to the 
shares or debentures of the issuer should complete boxes 1 to 16, 23 and 24. 
 
 (2) An issuer making a notification in respect of a derivative relating to the 
shares of the issuer should complete boxes 1 to 4, 6, 8, 13, 14, 16, 23 and 24. 
 
 (3) An issuer making a notification in respect of options granted to a 
director/person discharging managerial responsibilities should complete boxes 1 
to 3 and 17 to 24. 
 
 (4) An issuer making a notification in respect of a financial instrument 
relating to the shares of the issuer (other than a debenture) should complete 
boxes 1 to 4, 6, 8, 9, 11, 13, 14, 16, 23 and 24. 
 
 
 
 
 
Please complete all relevant boxes in block capital letters. 
 
 
 
 
 
1.        Name of the issuer 
 
 
 
Ashmore Group plc 
 
 
 
 
 
2. State whether the notification relates to (i) a transaction notified in 
 
accordance with DR 3.1.4R(1)(a); or 
 
 
 
(ii) DR 3.1.4(R)(1)(b) a disclosure made in accordance with section 324 (as 
 
extended by section 328) of the Companies Act 1985; or 
 
 
 
(iii) both (i) and (ii) 
 
 
 
Both 
 
 
 
 
 
3. Name of person discharging managerial responsibilities/director 
 
 
 
James Neilson Pettigrew 
 
 
 
 
 
4. State whether notification relates to a person connected with a person 
 
discharging managerial responsibilities/director named in 3 and identify the 
 
connected person 
 
 
 
No 
 
 
 
 
 
5. Indicate whether the notification is in respect of a holding of the person 
 
referred to in 3 or 4 above or in respect of a non-beneficial interest 
 
 
 
Holding 
 
 
 
 
 
6. Description of shares (including class), debentures or derivatives or 
 
financial instruments relating to shares 
 
 
 
Ordinary Shares of 0.01p each 
 
 
 
 
 
7. Name of registered shareholders(s) and, if more than one, the number of 
 
shares held by each of them 
 
 
 
James Neilson Pettigrew 
 
 
 
 
 
8. State the nature of the transaction 
 
 
 
Conditional right to receive 200,000 ordinary shares under Ashmore's Executive 
Omnibus Incentive Plan 
 
 
 
 
 
9. Number of shares, debentures or financial instruments relating to shares 
 
acquired 
 
 
 
200,000 Ordinary Shares 
 
 
 
 
 
10. Percentage of issued class acquired (treasury shares of that class should 
 
not be taken into account when calculating percentage) 
 
 
 
0.028% 
 
 
 
 
 
11. Number of shares, debentures or financial instruments relating to shares 
 
disposed 
 
 
 
N/A 
 
 
 
 
 
12. Percentage of issued class disposed (treasury shares of that class should 
 
not be taken into account when calculating percentage) 
 
 
 
N/A 
 
 
 
 
13. Price per share or value of transaction 
 
 
 
250p per share 
 
 
 
 
 
14. Date and place of transaction 
 
 
 
22 December 2006, London Stock Exchange 
 
 
 
 
 
15. Total holding following notification and total percentage holding following 
 
notification (any treasury shares should not be taken into account when 
 
calculating percentage) 
 
 
 
258,500 Ordinary Shares (0.036%) 
 
687,600 Ordinary Shares held under options (0.097%) 
 
 
 
Total: 946,100 (0.133%) 
 
 
 
 
 
16. Date issuer informed of transaction 
 
 
 
22 December 2006 
 
 
 
 
 
If a person discharging managerial responsibilities has been granted options by 
 
the issuer complete the following boxes 
 
 
 
 
 
17. Date of grant 
 
 
 
N/A 
 
 
 
 
 
18. Period during which or date on which it can be exercised 
 
 
 
N/A 
 
 
 
 
 
19. Total amount paid (if any) for grant of the option 
 
 
 
N/A 
 
 
 
 
 
20. Description of shares or debentures involved (class and number) 
 
 
 
N/A 
 
 
 
 
 
21. Exercise price (if fixed at time of grant) or indication that price is to be 
 
fixed at the time of exercise 
 
 
 
N/A 
 
 
 
 
 
22. Total number of shares or debentures over which options held following 
 
notification 
 
 
 
N/A 
 
 
 
 
 
23. Any additional information 
 
 
 
None 
 
 
 
 
 
24. Name of contact and telephone number for queries 
 
 
 
Mark Grimwood, Company Secretary 
 
 
 
020 7557 4100 
 
 
 
 
 
Name and signature of duly authorised officer of issuer responsible for making 
 
notification 
 
 
 
As above 
 
 
 
Date of notification 
 
22 December 2006 
 
 
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