Director/PDMR Shareholding

Released : 25 Mar 2014 11:33

RNS Number : 1149D
Bank of Georgia Holdings PLC
25 March 2014

London, 25 March 2014




Bank of Georgia Holdings PLC (BGH) was notified on 25 March 2014 by Irakli Gilauri, our Executive Director who is a Person Discharging Managerial Responsibility (PDMR), that he exercised his nil cost options to acquire BGH ordinary shares with a nominal value of £0.01 per share (BGH Shares) on 24 March 2014, pursuant to the JSC Bank of Georgia (the Bank) senior executive equity compensation plan.

Mr Gilauri exercised options in respect of 116,000 BGH Shares. 23,200 BGH Shares were withheld to meet tax liabilities, resulting in a net number of 92,800 BGH Shares received.

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 33.8% market share), total loans (with a 32.5% market share) and total deposits (with a 30.4% market share) as of 31 December 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)

For further information, please visit, or contact: 


Irakli Gilauri

Nikoloz Gamkrelidze

Macca Ekizashvili

Chief Executive Officer

Deputy CEO, Finance

Head of Investor Relations

+995 322 444 109

+995 322 444 126

         +995 322 444 256


This news report is presented for general informational purposes only and should not be construed as an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any securities.

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