Director/PDMR Shareholding

Released : 11/08/16 15:59

RNS Number : 9776G
Matchtech Group PLC
11 August 2016
 

                                   

11 August 2016

 

 

Matchtech Group PLC (the 'Company')

Director / PDMR Shareholding

 

The Company announces that on 10 August:

Chief Executive Officer, Brian Wilkinson purchased 47,722 ordinary shares of 1 pence each in the Company at a price of 357 pence per share.  Mr Wilkinson's total interest in the Company increases to 92,722 shares being 0.29% of the Company's issued share capital;

Chief Financial Officer, Tony Dyer exercised nil-cost options to acquire 25,368 ordinary shares of 1 pence each in the Company, such options having previously vested under the LTIP, and immediately sold 11,895 shares at 346 pence per share to cover the tax liability arising on the option exercise.  Mr Dyer's total interest in the Company increases to 327,777 shares being 1.06% of the Company's issued share capital; and 

Chief Operating Officer, Keith Lewis exercised nil-cost options to acquire 35,130 ordinary shares of 1 pence each in the Company, such options having previously vested under the LTIP, and immediately sold 14,822 shares at 346 pence per share to cover the tax liability arising on the option exercise.  Mr Lewis's total interest in the Company increases to 305,308 shares being 0.98% of the Company's issued share capital. 

The below notifications, made in accordance with the requirements of the EU Market Abuse Regulation, gives further details of the transactions on 10 August 2016.

For further information please contact:

Matchtech Group plc                             

+44 (0) 1489 898989

 

Brian Wilkinson, Chief Executive Officer    

Tony Dyer, Chief Financial Officer   

     

 

 

Citigate Dewe Rogerson

+44 (0) 20 7638 9571

 

Rob Newman / Nick Hayns

 

 

 

Numis Securities Limited

+44 (0) 20 7260 1000

 

Michael Meade / Tom Ballard

 

 

 

1.     

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated

a)

Name: Brian Wilkinson

2.     

Reason for the notification

a)

Position/status: Chief Executive Officer

b)

Initial notification/Amendment: Initial Notification

3.     

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

a)

Name: Matchtech Group PLC

b)

LEI: NA

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 of 1p each.

Identification code: GB00B1FMDQ43

b)

Nature of the transaction: Purchase of ordinary shares of 1p each.

c)

Price(s) and volume(s):

Price(s)

Volume(s)

GBP 3.57

47,722

 

d)

Aggregated information:

·      Aggregated volume: 47,722

·      Price: GBP 3.57

e)

Date of the transaction:  2016/08/10

f)

Place of the transaction: XLON

       

 

1.

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated

a)

Name: Tony Dyer

2.

Reason for the notification

a)

Position/status: Chief Financial Officer

b)

Initial notification/Amendment: Initial Notification

3.

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

a)

Name: Matchtech Group PLC

b)

LEI: NA

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 of 1p each.

Identification code: GB00B1FMDQ43

b)

Nature of the transaction: Exercise of nil-cost option to acquire ordinary shares of 1p each under the Long Term Incentive Plan.

c)

Price(s) and volume(s):

Price(s)

Volume(s)

Nil cost

25,368

 

d)

Aggregated information:

·      Aggregated volume: 25,368

·      Price: Nil cost

e)

Date of the transaction:  2016/08/10

f)

Place of the transaction: XLON

 

1.

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated

a)

Name: Tony Dyer

2.

Reason for the notification

a)

Position/status: Chief Financial Officer

b)

Initial notification/Amendment: Initial Notification

3.

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

a)

Name: Matchtech Group PLC

b)

LEI: NA

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 of 1p each.

Identification code: GB00B1FMDQ43

b)

Nature of the transaction: Sale of ordinary shares of 1p each.

c)

Price(s) and volume(s):

Price(s)

Volume(s)

GBP 3.46

11,895

 

d)

Aggregated information:

·      Aggregated volume: 11,895

·      Price: GBP 3.46

e)

Date of the transaction:  2016/08/10

f)

Place of the transaction: XLON

 

1.

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated

a)

Name: Keith Lewis

2.

Reason for the notification

a)

Position/status: Chief Operating Officer

b)

Initial notification/Amendment: Initial Notification

3.

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

a)

Name: Matchtech Group PLC

b)

LEI: NA

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 of 1p each.

Identification code: GB00B1FMDQ43

b)

Nature of the transaction: Exercise of nil-cost option to acquire ordinary shares of 1p each under the Long Term Incentive Plan.

c)

Price(s) and volume(s):

Price(s)

Volume(s)

Nil cost

35,150

 

d)

Aggregated information:

·      Aggregated volume: 35,150

·      Price: Nil cost

e)

Date of the transaction:  2016/08/10

f)

Place of the transaction: XLON

 

1.

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated

a)

Name: Keith Lewis

2.

Reason for the notification

a)

Position/status: Chief Operating Officer

b)

Initial notification/Amendment: Initial Notification

3.

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

a)

Name: Matchtech Group PLC

b)

LEI: NA

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 of 1p each.

Identification code: GB00B1FMDQ43

b)

Nature of the transaction: Sale of ordinary shares of 1p each.

c)

Price(s) and volume(s):

Price(s)

Volume(s)

GBP 3.46

14,822

 

d)

Aggregated information:

·      Aggregated volume: 14,822

·      Price: GBP 3.46

e)

Date of the transaction:  2016/08/10

f)

Place of the transaction: XLON

           


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