Director/PDMR Shareholding

Released : 12 Sep 2013 11:42

RNS Number : 8461N
Bank of Georgia Holdings PLC
12 September 2013



                     London, 12 September 2013





BGH was notified on 10 September 2013 and 11 September 2013 that Ian Hague, a Director of BGH and Managing Director of Firebird Republics Fund Ltd., Firebird New Russia Fund Ltd. and Firebird Avrora Fund, Ltd., had sold BGH ordinary shares (BGH Shares) on behalf of three Firebird funds as detailed below.


On 10 September 2013 and 11 September 2013,  Firebird Republics Fund Ltd. sold 10,000 BGH Shares and 1,130 BGH Shares at a share price of £18.13 and £18.82 per BGH Share, respectively.


On 10 September 2013, Firebird New Russia Fund, Ltd. and Firebird Avrora Fund Ltd. each sold 7,500 BGH Shares at a share price of £18.13 per BGH Share.


Following the sale of BGH Shares by the three funds, the Firebird group of funds continues to hold 2,503,868BGH Shares, representing approximately 6.97% of the share capital of the Company. 


This notice is given in fulfillment of the obligation under DTR3.1.4 (1)(a)R.


Name of authorised official of issuer responsible for making notification:


Kate Bennett Rea, Company Secretary


About Bank of Georgia Holdings PLC

Bank of Georgia Holdings PLC is a UK-incorporated holding company of Bank of Georgia. Bank of Georgia is the leading Georgian bank, based on total assets (with a 34.7% market share), total loans (with a 34.0% market share) and total deposits (with a 31.4% market share) as of 30 June 2013, all data based on standalone financial information filed by banks in Georgia with the National Bank of Georgia. The Bank offers a broad range of corporate banking, retail banking, wealth management, brokerage and insurance services to its clients.


Bank of Georgia has, as of the date hereof, the following credit ratings:

Standard & Poor's





'B1/NP' (FC) & 'Ba3/NP' (LC)

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Irakli Gilauri

Nikoloz Gamkrelidze

Macca Ekizashvili

Chief Executive Officer

Deputy CEO, Finance

Head of Investor Relations

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+995 322 444 126

         +995 322 444 256


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