REG-Ashmore Group Plc Director/PDMR Shareholding

Released : 03/12/2008

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RNS Number : 4705J  
  
Ashmore Group PLC  
  
03 December 2008  
  
NOTIFICATION OF TRANSACTIONS OF DIRECTORS, PERSONS DISCHARGING MANAGERIAL 
RESPONSIBILITY OR CONNECTED PERSONS  
  
1. Name of the issuer  
  
Ashmore Group plc  
  
2. Notification relates to a transaction notified in  
  
accordance with DR 3.1.4R(1)(a)  
  
Name of person discharging managerial responsibilities/director  
  
Jerome Booth  
  
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  
  
In respect of a holding of Jerome Booth  
  
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  
  
In respect of 43, 218,202 shares - HSBC Global Custody Nominee (UK) Limited  
  
In respect of 3,500,000 shares - Carey Pensions and Benefits Limited  
  
8. State the nature of the transaction  
  
Acquisition of 252,179 shares  
  
9. Number of shares, debentures or financial instruments relating to shares  
  
acquired  
  
N/A  
  
10. Percentage of issued class acquired (treasury shares of that class should  
  
not be taken into account when calculating percentage)  
  
0.036%  
  
11. Number of shares, debentures or financial instruments relating to shares  
  
disposed  
  
None  
  
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  
  
111.0624 p per share  
  
14. Date and place of transaction  
  
1st December  2008, 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)  
  
46,218,202 (6.56%)  
  
16. Date issuer informed of transaction  
  
3rd December 2008  
  
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  
  
Notification using total voting rights figure of 704,505,068  
  
24. Name of contact and telephone number for queries  
  
Michael Perman, Company Secretary  
  
020 3077 6190  
  
Name and signature of duly authorised officer of issuer responsible for making  
  
notification  
  
As above  
  
Date of notification  
  
3rd December 2008  
  
 
This information is provided by RNS  
  
The company news service from the London Stock Exchange  
  
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